Clouseau/De Kreuners ... LYNX!!
Posted by: Sven ()
Date: March 23, 2001 05:37AM

Tavas wrote:
> ...all this stuff about Clouseau turns out to be a good way
> to get to know the belgian and dutch visitors of this board.
'k Wist niet eens dat die er waren, op ikke na dan....welcome aboard!
> maybe we can try "De Kreuners" next time ??? (just kidding)
What's there to kid about de Kreuners? Their bass player Berre Bergen made a bona fide AOR classic under the LYNX moniker with the guys that would go on to form Ransom ("Trouble in Paradise" on MTM) Awesome stuff!

About Clouseau: their first English album was basically a bunch of translated existing songs + a couple of new songs. Very poppy album.
Their second one (In Every Small Town) was much more AOR-oriented & recorded in the USA. "Live like Kings" is still a great track to me. A couple of other good tunes on that album, but nothing as big as that first track...
And for what it's worth: I was 15 or so when they got big & still regularly play their first album, which is still their best (and most rockin') so far. Lately they mainly make sugar sweet slow syrupy stuff... I watched the beginning of their set two years ago, after Gotthard @ the Lokerse Feesten, but gave up after 4 tracks, cuz they weren't playing anything up-tempo & I nealy fell asleep. Still, they gave us some good tracks ("Marylou", for example, the flip side from the single "Anne") & I thank them for that. And for what it's worth, Stéphane, I do think their second English album deserves mention on this board...
> Now, as far as real rock bands...
> 1. Does anybody know what's up with Peter de Wint (ex-Mystery).
> I spoke to him over a year ago and he told me he was working
> on a solo album (style Kip Winger)...has anybody got more info ???
Mystery? Never heard of... do they have any albums out??
I know Peter the Wint sang on the Affair 'Face to Face' album w/ Bobby Altvader... info: www.
Please tell me about Mystery!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Andrew...AOR Festival in Belgium this August? 212 Don Wishon 03/22/2001 05:49AM
Re: Andrew...AOR Festival in Belgium this August? 125Kieran03/22/2001 11:19AM
Re: Andrew...AOR Festival in Belgium this August? 110 Andrew 03/22/2001 05:47PM
Lokerse Feesten 132 Sven 03/22/2001 05:59PM
Re: Andrew...AOR Festival in Belgium this August? 113 Jose 03/25/2001 04:16AM
confirmation from Belgium 139 Tavas 03/22/2001 06:37PM
Re: Clouseau 125 Tom Krupa 03/22/2001 10:31PM
Re: Clouseau 140 Tavas 03/22/2001 11:06PM
Re: Clouseau 133 Tom Krupa 03/22/2001 11:45PM
Re: Clouseau 118 Jean-Paul 03/23/2001 01:04AM
Re: Clouseau 142Stéphane03/23/2001 01:31AM
give Tom a break... 120 Tavas 03/23/2001 01:52AM
real rock bands in Belgium...Askari, Reno,... 161 Tavas 03/23/2001 02:05AM
Clouseau/De Kreuners ... LYNX!!176 Sven 03/23/2001 05:37AM
Re: Clouseau/De Kreuners ... LYNX!! 159 Jean-Paul 03/23/2001 06:57AM
Thanx! 129 Sven 03/23/2001 07:35PM
Re: Backwards 115 Bart 03/24/2001 06:02AM
Re: Clouseau/De Kreuners ... LYNX!! 156 Tavas 03/23/2001 11:56PM
MYSTERY: 2 GREAT ALBUMS...maybe at AORHeaven 183 Tavas 03/24/2001 12:16AM
Re: MYSTERY: 2 GREAT ALBUMS...maybe at AORHeaven 119Stéphane03/24/2001 01:50AM
MYSTERY S/T for trade 135 Tavas 03/24/2001 06:38AM
D'r zijn nog wel meer Nederlanders... 107 Fred 03/24/2001 02:52AM
Re: D'r zijn nog wel meer Nederlanders... 119 Sven 03/24/2001 06:21PM
Re: D'r zijn nog wel meer Nederlanders... 128 Fred 03/24/2001 06:55PM
Re: Clouseau 135 Tom Krupa 03/23/2001 02:11AM
Re: Clouseau 115Stéphane03/23/2001 04:24AM

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