In 2016 I beat the HotSpotify 366 challenge, for which I added one special song each day to a Spotify playlist, I had too much to leave it there. As follow-up I created Henk-Jan’s soundtrack to 2017 in Spotify.
Wednesday, 1 March: Jennifer Paige – The Devil Is In The Details
Thursday, 2 March: Paperwhite – Human Nature
You can’t escape from human nature, according Paperwhite, an American dream pop / synth pop duo.
Friday, 3 March: Carmen Justice & David Thulin – Flaming Arrows
Welcome to the weekend! I feel in need to rest and breathe. What’s ahead? A 40+ miles walk on Saturday 😉 1 Girl Nation singer Carmen Justice bowed down from this band after being with 1GN for 5 years. She’s the 3rd member after Kelsey Sowards (2014) and Lindsey Adamec (2015) stepping down from the girl band. Flaming Arrows is Carmen’s debut solo single.
Saturday, 4 March: Moya Brennan – River of Songs
Sunday, 5 March: Rogier Pelgrim – Rat Race
Dutch singer songwriter Rogier Pelgrim presented his new album Birds and Busy People last Friday night in Arnhem. I’m still figuring out all the songs of this crowdfunded release, but here’s the single published on Spotify: Rat Race. Life feels like one
Monday, 6 March: Alvaro Soler – Sofia
Only a week ago we were still in Florence, Italy. During one of the nights in the B&B we watched RTL102.5, an Italian music station, where a concert of Alvaro Soler was aired. Nice to see the band famous for Sofia, play live. Last Saturday night Alvaro Soler had a gig in the Amsterdam pop stage Melkweg.
Tuesday, 7 March: Miriam Tamar – Back to Life
Wednesday, 8 March: ATB & Andrew Rayel – Connected
ATB‘s dreamhouse / trance is still around. André Tanneberger’s act presents a new single with Moldovan producer and DJ Andrew Rayel.
Thursday, 9 March: Acceptance – We Can Escape
Friday, 10 March: Arty & Maty Noyes – Falling Down