REIZIGER is :
PASCAL HENS - GUITAR
KRISTIEN HENDRIX - BASS
SUZANNE VERMEYEN - CELLO
JORIS BULKENS - CELLO
of a task for anyone being a fan, is to explain why exactly he likes a
particular band without slipping back into trivia. So when a band I very
much admire asked me to write a short bio, I immediately &
enthusiastically agreed ... later on doubt submerged ... what's there
to say when you'd better listen?
could rant about their history hailing from the early 90's post hardcore band
Kosjer D. or their fascination with Joy Division, Dischord, Native Nod & the
Dutch soccer player Michael Reiziger or about their jobs in the social sector,
their deal with Stickman ... but no ... let's try to focus on their impact on
the listener by means of a couple of statements.
touches your emotion.
switching from subdued melancholy to youthful enthusiasm, from restrained
contemplation to razor-sharp paroxysms of anger, shifting from
feather-light poptunes to a massive dead swing sound but
nonetheless always keeping their specific touch.
is a band.
individualism, no freaky soloing, the whole is much more than the sum of 4
is beyond a band.
to combine escapism with harsh realism & in that sense reminding me of that
other great band from Limburg Siglo XX!
in sound, unique in word, unique in style.