NO blues in the media:

3voor12 rewards gig NO blues @ Mundial with an 8

June 22nd, 2010 | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »




For a full festival review look at 3voor12 Tilburg

Very nice review gig Bremen

June 16th, 2010 | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »



A very nice review of the NO blues gig in Bremen last saturday. (German only)
“„No Blues“ spanne den Bogen mit ihrer Mischung noch etwas weiter. So richtig warm gemacht, ließ sich das Publikum in der proppevollen Diele voller Neugier auf eine Mixtur unterschiedlichster Klänge ein.”

Read full review in Kreiszeitung

And a very nice review of our latest cd lumen in: Folker

Sandwich compilation

June 8th, 2010 | Tags: , , , | 2 Comments »



The song Farewell Shalabiye has turned up on the compilation cd from the dutch radio show ‘De Sandwich’. The cd is a ‘Best of’ album on which radio makers Jacques Klöters and Angelique Stein put their favorite music.

The radio show ‘Sandwich’ has a playlist of more serious music and  has always been broadcasted nation wide by radio 2. It is very popular and has around 500.000 listeners. Due do radio politics the show will be moved in september to radio 5 which is not available on the FM…

The cd is for sale in the record stores and at Bol.com where you can also see what tracks are  ON the cd besides NO blues.

We have hit Spotify

May 19th, 2010 | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »



In this ever digitalizing world, NO blues has entered the streaming world of Spotify. Spotify is a new streaming internet source of music and is supposed to change the world. So far only our first album Farewell Shalabiye is available through the source, but the other two albums are supposed to be available soon. Listen Farewell Shalabiye on Spotify

NO blues back to school

March 30th, 2010 | Tags: | No Comments »



NO blues is asked to write a song for a school anthem. The band is remaking Longa Shanaaz for the school anthem of multi cultural school Mozaiek in Deventer (Holland). The lyrics are based on the feeling the children get from their school. The song is being recorded in april and hopefully later this year, the band will perform the song with school kids, parents and teachers.

Read the article in newspaper (dutch only)

Selected reviews of Lumen

January 1st, 2009 | Tags: , , , | No Comments »



Selected reviews of the third NO blues album Lumen:

– Recensie LUMEN Soundslike januari 2009 (NL)
– Recensie LUMEN OOR januari 2009 (NL)
– Recensie LUMEN alt.country januari 2009 (NL)
– Recensie LUMEN Moors magazine januari 2009 (NL)
– Recensie LUMEN Leids Dagblad januari 2009 (NL)
– Recensie LUMEN bluesmagazine januari 2009 (NL)
– Recensie LUMEN rootsville (be) januari 2009 (NL)
– Recensie LUMEN folkforum januari 2009 (NL)
– Recensie LUMEN in BN de stem januari 2009 (NL)
– Recensie LUMEN in het Parool januari 2009 (NL)

Interview: 
– Interview Haytham Safia, Wandelende Tak, radio 6(NL)
– review of festival de Art, Huy (French)
– Interview Ad van Meurs bij Kunststof, radio 1(NL)
– review File under.nl
– 3VOOR12 Eindhoven(NL)
– INakustik (De)