Jan Van Bijnen
Musician in Rotterdam, Nederland
(slide)guitar player - multi-instrumentalist - songwriter
What? Acoustic and electric guitar, dobro, mandolin, banjo, lap- and pedalsteelguitar, vibraphone, accordeon, harmonica, trumpet & piano... plus: (backing) vocals
With? Famous Dutch artists Rob de Nijs, Freek de Jonge, Claudia de Breij & Paul Haenen... plus international acts Markus Rill, Annika Fehling, Adam James Sorensen & Dana Winner. Member of Point Quiet.
Where? Theaterstages, CD's, clubs, festivals, folk clubs, documentaries, national TV and radio
Now? Jan grounded Verbraak | Van Bijnen with fellow 'multi-guy' Joost Verbraak. A dobro, banjo and sousaphone-fueled blend of americana, blues, New Orleans, texmex and bluegrass. "2nd Line City" is their debut for CRS/Continental.
A follow up the completely self-penned "Endless Road" was released in 2018, receiving raving reviews by both press and audiences.
The band is now on a #monthlysinglechallenge releasing a new song a month which wil be compiled on a vinyl-release before Christmas 2020.
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