All my song have stories, this one worth sharing. More than a decade ago Amanda Tiffin and I were commissioned to write songs and put on a little show for a private Birthday party with a theatre group. It was no easy task. We had been only been given some words written about the person who's birthday it was. From that we had to produce four different songs. Each one with different feel and
#kipitreal is a new project. To capture music, places, sound, moments in a raw unfiltered way. There is no vocal microphone, mixing or effects. No re mixing, fixing bum notes, or any of that. You are hearing the performance captured by one microphone as is. For the first in a series of videos that will go up with no foreseeable planning in sight, I decided to record a cover. A great song by Chris Cornell
I have always had an affinity for misfits and alternative people. I call them the tribe. I am drawn particularly to the ones who take their "differences" and express them in art and creations, who connect us with that "other world", who have the courage to be different. I started going to the Owl House in Nieu Bethesda in the early 90's. I always thought Helen Martins was part of that tribe. It screams
I don't know how you got here... Maybe you were bored of Facebook or clicked on the link by mistake? It's ok you will not be hurt, you should survive, I promise. If you get past this first line I compliment you. This is the first blog in a series dedicated to the latest songs produced at "Between the Ocean and the Sky" studio. Each song will get a blog with a short description
Cedric Vandenschrik, Joe van der Linden and Lloyd Martin are reuniting to bring another crazy musical night to Port Elizabeth, the friendly city with: “Out of the Box v3” Two Years ago, the trio got together to explore performing music drawing on their worldly experiences and creating something unique. The result was a high paced entertaining evening filled with laughs and emotions on all levels. What will you hear? Some known popular songs, some more
The birth process has been an interesting voyage of re discovering creativity. The first step into new directions. Sure the show is a very well known story and there is nothing Original about that. But in an "entertainment" world where all seems regurgitated, re-packaged and re-sold it is difficult to be truly original and still make ends meet. This is a first step. All original sound track created mostly with the voice. A true Challenge.
Ced will be performing at the Bull Dog inn (ex John Bull Pub) in Rome Italy on Sunday the 10th of February. On his own playing tracks from his new album and some classics. Date: 10th of Feb Time: 21h30 Place: Bull Dog Inn (ex John Bull) Corso Vittorio Emmanuelle II, 107
In August, Ced was involved in a Led Zeppelin tribute called: "The Song Remains the Same". "Led Zeppelin is a band that has played an important part of who I am today as a musicians. Even though my Musical meanderings have taken me to very different horizons, it is sometimes nice to re-visit your roots. That music has a raw energy that does move me on some primal level. It is awesome to have captured