Yesterday I arrived in Reykjavik, the beautiful capital of the land that fascinates me by her magical music. Listening to all the many Icelandic artists on my iPod my curiosity for this land and her music grew so big that I decided to catch a plane and collaborate with the same artists that I was [...]
Wow! After a few days of walking around and driving around on a motorbike I have seen so many beautiful things already. Nepal is a wonderful country with gorgeous people. There is almost to much to do to have some time left for playing guitar, but I managed to pick it up yesterday. My search [...]
In 1,5 week I will say goodbye to Amsterdam again to go on a new journey. This time I’m heading to Nepal! A completely different culture where music is not just four chords with a catchy melodie line on top of it. With a childlike impartiality I dive into the Himalayas to search for the [...]
Support Janne Schra
Awesome! I’m playing in het Paard van Troje (the Hague) on the 28th of March and in the Oosterpoort (Groningen) on the 17th of April as support for Janne Schra. She is a great singer and I listen to her music myself quite a lot. I’ll leave my band at home and play together with [...]
Wait a minute! Great idea popping up! I’ll just leave my guitar in Sydney and pick it up next week. When I arrive in Melbourne tomorrow I just go and buy the cheapest guitar I can find. With 3 gigs planned already I really do need a guitar and what’s better than to play on [...]
Guys guys! Sure I know I’m not allowed to complain here on the beach with 35 degrees, but jeezz Sydney is boring! Heard many great stories about it but for some reason it’s not my kind of city. So I asked Google for a flight ticket from Sydney to Melbourne and booked a trip to [...]
Counting down! Seven days from now me and my guitar will be on the plane to the other side of the world to gather new stories, music and a load of inspiration. With nothing planned, nothing can go wrong and everything will be a surprise again. My guitar, a bunch of shorts, my songs and [...]
Every Sunday afternoon a different city… Rick Franssens with band! Only 7 gigs before I get on the plane to Sydney with my guitar. You don’t want to miss this, so check the tour dates on this website!
Alright! From Oktober till December I will do some gigs again. I’m really looking forward to tune the guitar and get on stage. I won’t do any solo gigs anymore, instead I will play with different musicians every gig. Make sure you visit one gig at least!
Yes yes yes! After hours of recording past few months, the recordings are finally done! Although JB Meijers is still busy mixing, I’m incredible proud of the result already. Okay, now it’s time to come up with a name…