Irene writes: Last Tuesday Margriet and I recorded our Art Rocks video, with our friend, Theo Huijgens behind the camera. It all got a bit late, and I forgot my capo, so I had to play a whole other set of chords. Also, my guitar strings need replacing and our voices were a bit shaky. But we did it. And…
Video: “Weather well”
The environment, climate and weather inevitably have an impact on us on us all. We need each another to “weather well”.
Video: “Time out”
Inspired by a newspaper article about young men caught up in conspiracy theories and the like. From the girlfriend’s perspective.
Video: “Poor world”
This song was inspired by a photographic project with nomadic tribes. As their world gets smaller and smaller, the knowledge of how to survive often challenging terrain, passed down from generation to generation, is getting lost, making us all poorer as a result.
Video: “I met the dragon”
About my music teacher at a convent school. She was one of the nuns and the pupils had given her the nickname, “The Dragon”. She had a fierceness about her that warned everyone to keep their distance. Scary stuff. I think she was very unhappy, and not in her element teaching kids. Many years later, when I was inspired to…
Performing at Werklicht, 14 April 2012
Performing at Werklicht open podium on 14 April 2012 Set list: “I really like it” “At the busstop” “Boy” httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kBGzPvl0nCk?showinfo=0
“Mirror Mirror” – entry for www.artrocks.nl
Irene writes: I selected the painting, “Het oorbelletje”, by Breitner to inspire my song for the http://www.artrocks.nl competition. The recording features me on guitar and vocals, and Margriet on glockenspiel. Chorus: Mirror, mirror, mirror When it comes to love I’m a real beginner Does it show? Mirror, mirror, mirror Help me feel like a winner Help my confidence grow. Check out…
“On repeat (Missing you)” – at Taxi Road Rally 2011
Video performing “On repeat (Missing you)” at the Taxi Road Rally, Los Angeles, November 2011. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ce-EjD97uBU?showinfo=0
“I met the dragon” – at ABC Treehut
Video performing “I met the dragon” at ABC Treehut at an Open Mic Session in June 2010 (courtesy of Christinetubesyou) httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lFLL6jLs3Aw?showinfo=0