Beat Love Oracle bought some shirts!

  Beat Love Oracle, the spin off quartet of Hardscore made its public appearance on Monday 26 June. The acclaimed artist Lukas Vandenabeele was celebrated in Deinze, and BLO was invited to present four short interludes during the eulogies. Myself on marimba, Frank Debruyne on saxes, Stijn Deldaele on 6 string bass and Ronald Dhaene…

No carbon in the air.

  It’s been a while. I agree. There was a lot to do once we got back from our trip in Australia, where Roland Peelman, although being the musical director of the Canberra International Music Festival, managed to play a very well received premiere of the 20th Sonata. And not only that: for the first…

Going Down Under

Dear friends. Yes ,I’ve been very quiet for a while, blogwise. Though I can assure you, I’ve been working steadily, and indeed, a bit stealthily :-). Being retired from school, (officially from 1 March 2017), I decided it is high time to at least try to reinvent myself somewhat. The Beat Love Oracle project is…

No wheels, no deal

Installment #2 of the lyrics of the upcoming try out concert of Carbon Fixation. Song number 3 is called ‘Wheels within Weeds’. It’s story of a hiker who discovers on the top of hill a hippie van, painted with all colorful symbols of this bygone era. Even the fauna and flora become part of the semiotic landscape.…

Feeling the Road till 18 February

As I promised last week, I’ll post for three weeks on a row the lyrics of the new songs we’ll going to play on 18 February in De Vieze Gasten. The first song ‘Road Feel’ evokes the need some people feel to leave home, to reach out for people of other cultures, to hit the road…

Beat Love Oracle

  Maybe it’s time to let you know I’m actually working on s omething which nobody asked me to do, but which is nevertheless in some ways the realization of a dream tucked away for many years in one of the furthest corners of my brain. Frank Debruyne, the acclaimed saxophone player of the Hardscore…