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22.Dec.2006 Herman Brood Academie - Projects

Over the last week our students held there project presentations. They’ve planned and arranged for it all by themselves. The theme was David Bowie. The following festivals were held: Broodnodig, Brood voor de armen and Broodsway to Bowie. It was fun, and the students seemed to have a good time as well!

25.Nov.2006 Long time…

It’s been a while since the last post.
Been busy touring with Spinvis (supported by Solo) through Belgium, some Johan shows, the amazing excelsior allstar band show for the 35 year anniversary of dutch music magazine Oor, and other things. Made a recording and did the mix of some groups at Rasa, together with a Tivoli, [...]

23.Oct.2006 Following classes again….

Dutch law is making it necessary for us freelancers to get a certifcate in electrical systems at low voltages. This way we know how to stay alive while changing the big fuses in a system ;). This involves a two day training, the first was last week, tomorrow is the second.
Further I got to [...]

14.Oct.2006 New gear!

Certainly, there were shows this week to, some with Johan, some with Solo, some at the Patronaat, all of which were good!
Finally the TL Audio VP-1 I ordered last month arrived, and it’s flightcase, and the new multicore for my rack, so I’ve put it all together, and am ready to take it on the [...]

11.Sep.2006 First day of classes, and early morning radio

At 7.00 am we arrived at the radio 3 studios, for a live performance in the Giel Beelen radio show. Johan performed Walking Away, and we recorded Pergola for a podcast. Afterwards I hurried to Utrecht for the first day of school at the Herman Brood Academie. 12 eager students. All good!

29.Aug.2006 Nirwana Lierop/Feeërien Brussel

Last week consisted mostly of preparing for the Herman Brood Academie, with meetings, student selection and visiting the building where we will be housed for the next few months. The weekend featured some shows, one live show at dutch radiostation BNN in Eric Cortons “That’s Live” with Johan, and a show in Nirwana in Lierop [...]

15.Aug.2006 Herman Brood Academie

In september I will start teaching sound-engineering, some lighting and everything surrounding that subject at the newly founded Herman Brood Academie in Utrecht. I will do this together with Juliaan, who also works at Tivoli. We’re looking forward to it!