Last Thursday we were invited to come play the Totaalfestival in Bladel, it’s been a while since we played but we’re still enjoying it very much. Hopefully you can see us on stage more often soon!
Yeah baby, yeah yeah yeah! Put on your glitter boots, find some feathers, it’s time to go large on the shoulders! Give your ears the glam-pop treatment with Laura Vane & The Vipertones’ title track and second single from the new album ‘BodyQuake’. Lead by heavy rock guitar and drums reminiscent of a T-Rex age, the newest single strikes hard as the band play at their sassiest, with the allure of seductive vocals layered over undeniably sexy riffs. If you were ever in doubt about how far Laura and the guys could take you, jump into their latest release and hold on tight! Continue reading
This is ‘Pictures’, the first single from the album ‘BodyQuake’. Your Picture will be different to the next person’s Picture. The beat is strict and tight, the groove is undeniable. Together they frame what you see in this song. Pictures will place the listener inside a story of love, risks, challenges, opportunities and adventure with an unforgettable sound track. Laura starts the groove with a low, almost sinister scat and finishes in a plea for forgiveness. Continue reading
Three years after it’s initial release the Laura Vane & The Vipertones original ‘Christmas Day With Me‘ was picked by Walt Disney Poland for use in one of Poland’s best watched youth programs. A whole new video (very professional like we’re used from Walt) was shot. And we speak the video is featured daily on Poland’s National television and on Walt Disney’s own Youtube channel and has been watched over almost 40.000 times in only 1 week. Continue reading
Last week saw the Vipertones perform to two fabulous crowds of musically influential and culturally vibrant cities in the UK for the first time ever! It has been a long time in the planning, but finally Phil, Ton, Frank, Pieter and Sanne stepped foot on British soil to play to highly anticipating audiences. On Tuesday 31st July The Dutchies took to the road from Holland, crossed the water from France and headed directly to the Capital, London for their debut performance at the Floridita in Soho. A very exciting time to visit London, during the Olympics! Joined by British horn players, Rich Beesley and Ben Edwards, the guys put on a great show once reunited with their leading lady. Rewarded with huge applause and a dancing crowd, the venue opened their arms to a return from the Vipertones some time in the future. A big thanks to Steven Tagg-randall for capturing some moments on his camera and sharing. Look . Continue reading
Last week we were invited to play Wantijpop; a pop festival in Dordrecht (the hometown the Vipertones project) amongst a fantastic line-up. Some of the finest current Dutch pop acts were present like Di-rect, Moss, Eefje de Visser, Typhoon and Go Back to The Zoo. The sun was shining, lots of families came out the see us, what a great party that was as you can see when you check out the videos below. Continue reading
Although his mix is not amongst the winners, Micheal Szpakowski deserves to be mentioned here. Not only did he send us a remix track, he even made a special video for it! Definitely worth checking out, so go than, click below!
The smell of warm mince pies and mulled wine now accompanies the order of each day and everyone is getting into the swing of things as we build up to Christmas 2011! Laura Vane and The Vipertones would like to join in with the festivities, firstly by wishing you all a very Merry Christmas, and remind you that you have the opportunity to download our special Christmas tune completely free! Continue reading