Playlist of March 25 2016

Playlist of March 25 2016
I don't know where to fly
Martin van de Vrugt is from Deventer, the Netherlands. He is a composer, a singer, plays guitar and harmonica and has been writing songs since 1980. He records in his home studio, not only his own music, but other independent musicians too.
My own enemy
Sarah's Blue Dress is a 5-piece band from Tilburg, The Netherlands, formed by singer-songwriter Joyce Dijkgraaf. Sarah is a sensitive lonely lady who showed herself for the first time in 2010, dressed up in a blue dress she celebrated her existence.
My home
In 2008 Cris Tanzi decided to quit her day job and to become a full-time musician. Then she was performing as a singer-songwriter. Nowadays she has a BA Jazz degree from Middlesex University, is a private teacher and is busy with some music projects.
Oh America
VanderLinde (from Groningen, the Netherlands) is the project of Arjan Vanderlinde who surrounds himself with different musicians, on stage and in the studio. The genre is a mix of pop, country and Americana. So far he has released 5 albums.
Casee Wilson is a singer-songwriter from York, UK. So far she released 3 albums, "Beggars and Blues", "Riptides" and "Here At A Distance". In 2014 she released an EP, "Tales From the Undertow". She releases via her record label "Tiny Cat Records".
About last night
Starry Knights is the project of singer-songwriter Paul Morabito from Boca Raton, Florida, US. He describes the genre as a mix of alternative pop, country crossover and folk crossover.
Over the moon
Ampia Vista is a solo-project from Italy. He has been making music for a long time, still before the first internet music sites. His songs combine different styles, from simple pop songs to more complex rock.
You, you, you
David Folsom lives in Nashville and comes from Washington. At the age of 13 he started writing songs. In 1987 he released his first single, titled "The Richest Man Alive". Nowadays he is still writing and producing music.
Country storm
Aly Cook is a singer-songwriter from New Zealand. She released her debut album "Brand New Day" in 2011 and her second album "Horseshoe Rodeo Hotel" in 2015. In 2012 Aly Cook received the title of New Zealand's female country artist of the year.
Every Landscape Of Love
Song of the Week
El Cuento de la Chica y la Tequila proves that music can bring people together. This 5-piece Italian band was formed in 2008 and all musicians quickly became friends. Their friendship affected the music, which became a fusion of the styles they like.
Ödemarken is an instrumental trio from the south of Sweden. They have played together since early 2014. Their music is inspired by Swedish folk, blues-rock, jazz and world-music. They have released two albums so far: Ödemarken (2.0), Ödemarken (3.0).
Francis Voignier comes from France but now he lives in San Francisco. At the age of 5 he declared that he was destined to become a renowned pianist. That didn't happen, but he has played in many bands and composed and recorded a lot of music.
Viking neck
The Symptoms started to perform and record songs in their converted cow shed in 2001 and are still going strong. This is the project of Mr. and Mrs. Symptom from Lunedale in the UK. On April 22 they will open for the well known band The Beat.
Ireland in the sun
Psychopigs are a 4-piece band from Ireland, formed in 2008. They released their debut album in 2012. Their genre is a mix of punk, hardcore, metal, rock and funk. The lineup has changed several times. Since March 2016 singer Matthew Heanue joined.
Your love
AXiS is a Romanian/Serbian trio, formed in 2012. They are influenced by the retro rock scene and want to bring back the vibes of the 60's and 70's from British and American rock'n'roll. They play mostly covers, but they write their own songs as well.

Today I will play quite many songs, 15 - and the biggest part of the programme will consist of peaceful music. One of the songs is sent by a newcomer to TalentCast and also last week some artists who you already know sent us their new tracks.

Gladly we have a Song of the Week winner again, 220 people came to our website to vote. It's a clear winner. You will hear who won in about half an hour.

I will start close to home, because the first song I will play is by a singer-songwriter from the Netherlands.

TalentCast - Edition 371
Song of the Week
Every Landscape Of Love
El Cuento de la Chica y la Tequila
Italian band with a Spanish name. Their music has Mexican Roots: El Cuento de la Chica y la Tequila. This 5-piece band was formed in 2008 and the musicians quickly became friends. Their friendship affected the music, which became a fusion of the styles (Mexican roots, rock, latin, blues) they liked to listen to and play.

In 2012 El Cuento de la Chica y la Tequila was awarded <i>Best New Act</i> at Pistoia Blues.

So far, El Cuento de la Chica y la Tequila have released one album, 1st Tale and two EPs, The Wounded Healer and The Metamorphic Child. All are available on iTunes.

Band members:

Stefano Silenzi (guitars)

Roberto Parolin (drums)

Davide Artusato (vocals)

Ivan Prevedello (piano)

Andrea Ghion (bass)

Website of El Cuento de la Chica y la Tequila