The Flatland Kings:

Lukas Simonis – guitar, vocals; David Dramm – guitar, vocals; Mark Ritsema – guitar, vocals; Cor Fuhler – keyboards, electronics; Anne La Berge – flute, electronics; Carl G. Beukman – double bass; Hajo Doorn – drums; Frans Friederich – trompet, tuba. Western Swing Repertoire (all the songs have a story to them, waiting to be […]

AA Kismet

AA Kismet discography ‘where’s the rest of me ?” (1999, ADM Records) ‘what’s the use of crying when the wolves have arrived ?'(2001, ZZZZZZ-records) plus two tracks (Crisis as usual & Oscilloscope) on InPolySons sampler ‘No more, No Mouroir’ Where’s The Rest Of Me? ADM32975CD AA Kismet is a direct descendant of Dull Schicksal and […]

Apricot My lady

tour period; november 2018   Adam Bohman – eviscerated violin, giant comb, eternal springs, light bulb, kitchenware, rack Jonathan Bohman – boxed oscillators, black marble, Twickenham Singing Bowls, short guitar, string, Lukas Simonis – guitar with at least 10 pedals Anne La Berge – flutes, filters and samples   Title of cd; Newly Refurbished and […]

Liana Flu Winks

Liana Flu Winks is a Rotterdam-based Scottish/Swiss/Dutch trio that started performing in 2001 Differing musical backgrounds & influences combine to create an eclectic confluence of sonic situations. Bassist/’cellist/organist Nina Hitz also plays in the modern ensembles ‘The Barton Workshop’ (based in the Netherlands) & ‘Daswirdas’ (Switzerland), whose repertoire includes works by John Cage & Morton […]

FACES

Over de  voorstelling TIJDLUST door FACES   TIJDLUST wordt een uur durende Live-Cinema voorstelling. De nieuwe composities en bewerkingen van historisch materiaal voor deze voorstelling worden geschreven door Lukas Simonis en Huib Emmer. Ruisen, stuitergolven en melodie bepalen het geluid van Tijdlust.   Behalve genoemde componisten die ook uitvoerders zijn spelen verder de muzikanten Nina […]

Lijkschouwing

‘Lijkschouwing’ was een poging tot samensmelting van vrije improvisatie, performance, literatuur en conductie. In samenwerking met het IBW (voor het beats & performance gedeelte), De RIP (voor het kannonnenvlees en de vrije impro), opgevoerd in Dodorama, Rotterdam, in 1998. RIP PROJECT met Lukas Simonis -componist/conducteur en Het Instituut Voor Betaalbare Waanzin -beats & special effects […]

VRIL

VRIL released their first album ‘Effigies in Cork’ in 2003, which the band recorded as a trio, consisting of Bob Drake, Chris Cutler and Lukas Simonis. In the summer of 2007 they came together with an extra guitarist, Pierre Omer, former-dead brother, to record new material, which at the moment of writing (october 2007) is […]