Martin van de Vrugt
The sun always travels
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.
Kane & Sun
What it all comes down to
Kane & Sun is a duo from New Zealand. In 2010 they released a album "Three Little Words". In 2012 Kane Sole moved to Melbourne. Since then they have not played as a duo any more. Kane has formed a four-piece indie folk rock band, named Sons of May.
Wild wild sea
Cy Vanka is the project of Cyriel van Kappel from The Netherlands. He wrote his first song when he was 13, studied at the Royal Conservatory and worked as sound engineer. Nowadays Cyriel works as radiation technologist and plays in two pop bands.
When I die
Piet Louter from the Netherlands started writing songs when he was 15 and released his first single in 1977. After a long break he recorded two albums. Piet was not happy with the sound of the first album and released a remixed version this year.
Ampia Vista is a solo-project from Italy. He has been making music for a long time. His songs combine different styles, from simple pop songs to more complex rock. Recently he has started a new project, called "Ampia Vista Goes Instrumental".
Too many hands on my time
Mack Meadows is a country/blues musician and guitarist from Key Largo, Florida. He has managed several music stores, worked as a studio session musician, played at Seaside Music Theater in the pit orchestra as a guitarist and is music teacher.
Moscato is an alternative blues and rock band from Mackay, Queensland, Australia. The band was formed with a sole purpose in mind, but soon after the start, this project grew out to the four-piece band of Erin, Jo,Monkey, Keiran and Kristen.
The Crocked Monsieurs
Song of the Week
The Crocked Monsieurs from London was started by two songwriters who were chatting about modern music and how nobody writes music for the over 35's. They decided to start this duo. Their aim is to bring quality music to the more discerning listener.
Brad Curtis & The SOME x 6 Band
The SOME x 6 Band (sometimes there are six members) is an indie blues and rock band from Vancouver, Canada, started in 2002 by Brad Curtis and a few of his friends. They have released three albums and are currently working on the fourth one.
Mortice (UK) was started by John O'Leary, who after playing in the Gunslingers and other bands became sound engineer. He toured with Nazareth and Uriah Heep. Later he wanted to make music again, started Mortice and released a debut album “Mayhem”.
Metibla, a short for Merry Time Black, was started as one-man project in 2003. Now this is the band of underground video maker Riccardo Ponis, Paolo Alvano and Valerio Fisik. They released 3 albums: "Paraphernalia", "Hell Holes", "Crimson Within"
Alex Ganassini is from Italy. He began as a singer for many underground bands, nowadays he is a singer and composer. He has released three albums, ("Orpheus", "Caligula" and "Technology For The Soul"). Currently Alex is working on his fourth album.
The 5-piece Romanian alternative rock band Burning Table was started in 2011. The thought behind their music is to play without prejudice, leaving the notes, the rhythm and the player's state of mind to form the sound. They have released one album.
Podcast of November 25 2016