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Here you'll find my lifeblog with photos, videos and more about me and myself.

My first days on tour with Nightwish

03 Oct

Dear reader, I am writing to you sitting here in the tour bus with Nightwish! We are heading to San Fransisco. The sun is shining bright here and the scenery is beautiful. I am trying to find words to describe how I feel but it’s impossible to really cover it. I am on a high! What do you do when Nightwish asks you to join them on tour? Stay calm and say, well OK….? Or does your heart start beating twice as fast instantly, hands start to sweat and your mouth is unwilling to pronounce words like “that sounds amazing”. I guess I don’t need... read more

I joined Nightwish on tour!

01 Oct

Nightwish released an official press statement: Another chapter of the Nightwish story has ended today. Nightwish and Anette Olzon have decided to part company, in mutual understanding, for the good of all parties involved. In recent times it has become increasingly obvious that the direction and the needs of the band were in conflict, and this has led to a division from which we cannot recover. Nightwish has no intention of cancelling any upcoming shows, and as a result we have decided to bring in a substitute vocalist starting in Seattle 1.10.2012. Her name is Floor Jansen from The Netherlands (ex-After Forever, ReVamp), and she... read more

Interview with ReVamp

27 Sep

Hereby the video of ReVamp in which we answer questions fans send us about the upcoming second album of ReVamp! read more

With MaYaN at Progpower USA

19 Sep

Dear reader, this weekend I joined MaYaN on stage at Progpower USA in Atlanta, Georgia. It was only 5 year ago I was there for the first time to headline of the days back in 2007 with After Forever. It was so nice to be back! To get to Atlanta its a 19 hour travel from door to door. It was so nice to arrive at the hotel to find a great room, and hot shower and bed large enough for this tall Dutchy :-) On Saturday morning I met with Russell Allen at an all American inn to have some breakfast. We have been... read more

A songwrite session

05 Sep

A video about a songwriting session in the studio of Joost van den Broek. Ruben, Jord en I were there to work on new songs and to perfect songs we wrote before. We want to tell you more about the ingredients of this album. Just check out the video and send us your question soon. Next week we will answer them :-) X Floor read more