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Crimethinkers debut single “In Plain Sight” out now

“Seek the light, you know what’s rightLet me show you what's been in plain sight” The moment we’ve been waiting for: Crimethinkers’ debut single releases today! “In Plain Sight” was the very first piece of music that the four of us started working on back in 2020. It’s been a long time coming, so we’re … Continue reading Crimethinkers debut single “In Plain Sight” out now

Announcing Crimethinkers

Crimethinkers, my new music project, launches today! I’ve been waiting for this moment for months, so I’m beyond excited to finally put the word out. Check out the full announcement: “We are Crimethinkers, an international collaboration between conscious hip hop artists Magic Motley, Rick van Meijel, Satori Rewire and Willis the Illest. It’s a time … Continue reading Announcing Crimethinkers

My next music project

Time to reveal little bits about my next music project. I’ve been eagerly anticipating to share these first details with you, although I’m not going to spoil anything major just yet! I’ve got to say though, it’s going to be quite different from my usual work. The project involves a collaboration with not just one, … Continue reading My next music project

Live on the radio: Lucas On Air

Live on the radio: Lucas On Air

Last weekend I had the pleasure of being a guest on Lucas On Air, a local radio show hosted by a friend of mine. It was my first ever radio interview and the first time my music has been played on the airwaves. Needless to say, I was quite excited! In the second hour of … Continue reading Live on the radio: Lucas On Air

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”Silence” with Меня Нет out now

Music release! Last week my new track with Russian artist Меня Нет was released! ''Тишина'', translating to ''Silence'', is featured on his new album ''Лабиринты памяти'', meaning ''Labyrinths of the Mind''. https://open.spotify.com/track/6hoUh1zPOGhkeWlAB4mo68?si=dc131588de624b60 This is the first track we ever made together, even before we started working on our 2019 EP ''Millions of Simple Lights’’. In … Continue reading ”Silence” with Меня Нет out now

What I’m Listening To #6

What I'm Listening To, the blog series in which I reflect on all the music I've been exploring during the last few months. Join me on this inspirational journey and listen along with the Spotify playlist below. Let me know your recommendations in the comments! Rise Against - Nowhere GenerationA melodic punk rock album in … Continue reading What I’m Listening To #6

Upgrading rickvanmeijel.com

Upgrade time! Recently I've been adjusting my website with some cool new features, which you'll read all about in this post. To celebrate the occasion I put together a playlist with all my best music. So hit play and scroll down to see what’s new! ''Rick van Meijel'' (YouTube) https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSL7jiergUxObb8N1OmxFXAntC3qU_-TQ ''Rick van Meijel'' (Spotify) https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5lbjgk1hauuhdt4jJrxEp8Continue reading Upgrading rickvanmeijel.com

What I’m Listening To #5

What I'm Listening To, the blog series in which I reflect on all the music I've been exploring during the last few months. Join me on this inspirational journey and listen along with the Spotify playlist below. Let me know your recommendations in the comments! Foster the PeopleI vividly remember driving around the Greek countryside … Continue reading What I’m Listening To #5

‘’DEMOS EP’’ AVAILABLE MAY 28

Special release incoming! On May 28 I’m sharing my brand new ‘’Demos EP’’. As I’m currently in the midst of other music projects, I thought it’d be fun to share some unreleased demos in the meantime. With this EP you’ll get to experience early versions of tracks from ‘’Reliving’’ and ‘’Past Mistakes’’, as well as … Continue reading ‘’DEMOS EP’’ AVAILABLE MAY 28

”Reliving” available for streaming

Today I’m taking you back in time to 2018: the year I released ‘’Reliving’’, my debut EP including singles ‘’The Spark’’ and ‘’Fighting the Storms’’. The project, which took almost a year to complete, was inspired by the revisiting of personal and emotional memories and holds a special place in my heart because of that. … Continue reading ”Reliving” available for streaming