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.








Monthly archive January, 2012
PHOTOS ONDER INVLOED AT 013

PHOTOS ONDER INVLOED AT 013

During the first Onder Invloed night at 013 in Tilburg, Stijn Schalkwijk and I took some photos. Tomorrow or Wednesday I’ll post some photos of the book release show at EKKO, but first take a look at shots of David Pino, Paulusma and Three Blind Wolves. The next Onder Invloed shows will be at the...
AWKWARD I BACKSTAGE SESSION

AWKWARD I BACKSTAGE SESSION

Awkward I unfortunately couldn’t play at the book release show at EKKO last week. A shame, but we made a little plan. I filmed two songs, backstage at Tivoli after their show early January and projected it on two walls at EKKO. The video is way too good to be limited to just the (amazing)...
DOGHOUSE ROSES - SEE THAT MY GRAVE IS KEPT CLEAN

DOGHOUSE ROSES – SEE THAT MY GRAVE IS KEPT CLEAN

Whenever Doghouse Roses are touring in The Netherlands, they’ll spend some nights at my place. I happen to live above a liquor store, which I have to walk through to enter my place. Having seen the session with Three Blind Wolves in the shop, Paul and Iona from Doghouse Roses couldn’t resist. They played the...
THE BOOK HAS BEEN RELEASED

THE BOOK HAS BEEN RELEASED

For two years, I’ve worked on an idea, a book. When I started it was still uncertain what it would become. After a lot of hard work, it’s finally come to this point. The book is finished, launched and for sale in book and record stores. It feels great and we’ve had a wonderful launch...