Henk-Jan’s soundtrack to 2018: 1-10 August

Another batch of contributions to Henk-Jan’s soundtrack to 2018 in Spotify. A memorable song each day. A retrospective of the past 10 days.

Wednesday 1 August: What Fun! – Let’s Get Digital

Unboxing a DAB+ / internet radio @ home. Everything is digital.

Thursday 2 August: Elevven & JES – Heartbeat Tonight

Heartbeat Tonight, a brand new collaboration between electronic music’s hottest new dance floor remixers Elevven and dance music’s leading diva, JES. Coming on the back of JES’ recent smash Calling For Love with Markus Schulz and Elevven’s Another Sunrise remix for Ferry Corsten, “Heartbeat Tonight” looks set to continue the stellar summer both artists have been enjoying.

Friday 3 August: Fireflight – Die Free

Fireflight renewed its roots as heavy rock band, and got help from Kevin Young (Disciple) for the new single called Die Free.


Saturday 4 August: Flor – Restless Soul

Great tune for a wandering soul by the American band flor.

Sunday 5 August: Priest – White Wing Dove (Hobson remix)


Monday 6 August: P!nk & Syn Cole – Secrets

P!nk released an EP with remixes of Secrets. I picked the radio-friendly one Estonian DJ Syn Cole made.

Tuesday 7 August: CHVRCHES & Wednesday Campanella- Out of my Head



Wednesday 8 August: Steely Dan – Hey Nineteen

Our son turned 19 today.

Thursday 9 August: Tiffany – Worlds Away

Friday 10 August: Robyn – Missing U

After an eight-year hiatus the queen of Swedish synth pop, Robyn, is back with Missing U, the lead single of The Album. Collaborators on the project are Mr Tophat, Kindness, Joseph Mount and Klas Åhlund among others.