Onder Invloed is a project by Dutch journalist Matthijs van der Ven. The title means ‘under the influence’. Since June 16th 2008, he filmed numerous international musicians covering their favourite songs in sessions and at Onder Invloed live shows. His first book, Onder Invloed, was published in 2012.








KLANGSTOF

KLANGSTOF

It’s no secret that Dutch band Moss is one of my favourite bands currently active. So when their bass player Jasper Verhulst quit two years ago – to tour the world with Jacco Gardner, I was very curious who they’d bring in to replace him, not an easy task mind you. To proof just that,...
MY BUBBA

MY BUBBA

My bubba is another one of those acts that I’ve seen and read about for a couple of years, and when I heard their latest records Goes Abroader, it was an instant hit. They’ve been touring a lot in 2014, with the Dutch twin brothers of Tangarine, but also with the one and only Damien...
ONDER INVLOED SESSIONS IN 2014

ONDER INVLOED SESSIONS IN 2014

Like every year, I’ve made an overview of what Onder Invloed did in the past twelve months. It’s a good time to look back on what has been done and published, especially because I usually tend to look forward, always planning new sessions and looking for new opportunities.
DANIEL ROMANO

DANIEL ROMANO

The first time I heard a Daniel Romano song? I can’t remember exactly, but I do recall that by the time the last note was played, I had made up my mind: this guy had to do a session someday. This past year the country singer from Welland, Ontario (Canada) played a lot of shows...