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.








Sessions
KINBRAE

KINBRAE

If you’re a regular visitor of this website, you might have seen Scottish twin brothers Michael and Andrew Truscott before as members of the incredible, but no longer existing band The Seventeenth Century from Glasgow. You might also know Ryan Joseph Burns, who played guitar in the band. Well, the Truscott brothers are back! As...
ROB HERON & THE TEA PAD ORCHESTRA

ROB HERON & THE TEA PAD ORCHESTRA

Back in 2010 Onder Invloed hosted a stage at the first ever edition of the Grasnapolsky festival in Bunnik. Since then, the festival has exploded into a way bigger version of itself at the amazing location Radio Kootwijk. This year, we filmed sessions in front of a small crowd inside an old, cold water tower,...
PETER BRODERICK

PETER BRODERICK

It’s hard to keep up with the productivity of Peter Broderick, who’s released over fifteen records, EP’s and cassettes in about seven years, one of them being a website that’s an album, or an album that’s a website. The composer from Oregon, USA did however slow down for a second to film this stunning session....
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,...