Written in april 2020, Brave new normal talks about Covid and our lives being in a sort of anew normal. But we all long for old times to return! Now in 2021 the lyrics are still up to date.
30 years ago I played in the band Pretty Green. Now the same journalist that interviewed me then wrote a review on "Tomorrowland! (see reviews)
Videoclip from the song "Deinum dreams" is now available on youtube.
Go check it!
To support the new album there is a videoclip available of the title song, Tomorrowland
22 April 2020
This new single was not on the last album. So you can enjoy listening to a brand new Newland song on this site and Spotify, Apple music and Deezer
12 February 2020
Talking about some historic background. tarting as a one man band, evolving into a exciting live band. Read all about it in our blogs
1 December 2019
We played our first ever gig in this formation on 1 December 2019 in Emmeloord. We were very satisfied with how it sounded and the crowd reacted positively
Proud to present yet another single. "Borderline Barbie is heavier and slightly different. Check it on all digital platforms.
In my own living room playing live and acoustic a new song called "Brave new normal"
Tomorrowland is the 5th studio album of Newland. A slightly different sound but still full of passion meaningful lyrics . Check it on streamingsites
The 1st of September sees the release of the single "ALLES". It's in the dutch language and for occasion NEWLAND becomes NIEUWLAND
It was a rainy and stormy night but lots of people still got to see our first full concert in Leeuwarden. The spirit was great! Hopefully in autumn there will be lots more!
As the band is busy rehearsing for the upcoming gigs and festivals, One man band worked in the studio on the 4th album.
In 2020 we will be playing live a lot. Find out where in the menu under tour. Want us to play in your venue or festival. Under Boekingen you will find all info you need.
Already busy working on new songs again. There's tons already but I'm taking my time. Working title: "Brave new normal"
Videoclip for the new song, "Truly, madly, better" from the album "Tomorrowland"
To support the new album there is a lyrics videoclip available of the album opener, Ball and chain.
2 June 2020
Friday the 29th of May saw the release of the single, "Drowning butterflies". A non album song with a biting lyric and a ripping riff.
The song about dreaming and while doing it meeting famous people that you admire. Who doesn't do that every once in a while?
21 January 2020
All our followers, friends, music lovers. Thank you for your support / interest / inspiration. Hopefully 2020 will be a fantastic and musical year! Hope to see you again.
1 November 2019
In 2020 we will go on the road and do many live gigs. At the moment we are very busy preparing for that in the rehearsing room. Come check the result any time soon!
9 September 2019
After releasing three albums, practically doing all the singing and playing, Newland has formed a band to be able to play his repertoire live on stage.
Peter is a long tome musical companion and had played with Newland in mant bands and many concerts. Besides the guitar Peter also plays the synth.
9 september 2019
Lead guitarist Dennis Wever plays and has played in many bands and projects. There isn't a music style that he doesn't control!
Our bass player Bert Hoekstra is very experienced. When he was without a band for a moment, Newland was able to capture him quickly
Self made man Ido Korstanje is responsible for the rhythms and beats of the band. Is there anything he can't play?
5 september 2019
Fairytale, the new single, is released on all digital platforms on september the 20th
4 september 2019
Newland will be playing live soon. Stay tuned for more info on who, how and where
1 august 2019
The third NEWLAND album is available on USB. Find it in the shop and order!
24 june 2019
Listen to Heaven can wait on Spotify and all other digital platforms. Don't forget a follow!
This single is not to be found on any album. Check it on Spotify and other digital media
I enjoy doing covers too. Check this site every now and then which pearl of the past got covered.