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.







The Seventeenth Century
21. MY INFLUENCES, BY... THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY

21. MY INFLUENCES, BY… THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY

The bandmembers of The Seventeenth Century from Glasgow pitched in five songs each for this playlist. Some of them weren’t on Spotify (Robin Williamson‘s ‘By Weary Well’ & Bonnie Prince Billy’s ‘Madeleine Mary‘), but there are still 23 tracks to be found in this two-hours-long playlist. The Seventeenth Century is working on their debut album,...
MORE LIVE VIDEOS FROM HEDON

MORE LIVE VIDEOS FROM HEDON

Earlier this week, we published live videos of Marien Dorleijn (Moss) and Arthur Adam playing the Onder Invloed show at Hedon in Zwolle in March. Also on the line-up that night; Ryan Joseph Burns and The Seventeenth Century from Glasgow. There’s no point in me repeating all the positive words I’ve said about them in...
THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY AT EKKO

THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY AT EKKO

During the March edition of Onder Invloed at EKKO, The Seventeenth Century performed. This band from Glasgow has just released the first two EP’s in a couple of months time and is now working on a debut album, of which they already played some songs in Utrecht.
PHOTOS: THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY TOUR

PHOTOS: THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY TOUR

From the 16th till the 26th, The Seventeenth Century from Glasgow was touring in The Netherlands. They played shows in Deventer, Utrecht, Amsterdam, Nijmegen, Haarlem and Zwolle. Onder Invloed went on tour with them and took some photos.