Betting On The Mouse

Betting On The Mouse

 Copenhagen, Capital Region, DNK
BandAlternativeRock

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Singer and songwriter, Martha Marie Skou leads the ensemble with a fierce, organic and very personal expression. The Music is described as dramatic and emotional.

Biography

DK / GB
Betting On The Mouse(BOTM) blev dannet af sanger og sangskriver Martha Marie Skou i Januar 2009.
I samarbejde med produceren Christian Kværndrup og med bidrag fra musikere fra den københavnske undergrund blev en demo produceret.
Med udgangspunkt i at skulle spille numrene live, opstod BOTM live band. Betting On The Mouse fungerer nu som et orkester centreret omkring Martha Marie Skou.
Bandets medlemmer er: Xian Foo; trommer, guitar, kor. Jonathan Aardestrup; bas, harmonika, kor. Sune Rodt; guitar, ukulele, kor. Martha Marie Skou: vokal, piano. Live har vi ofte Sara Laub med som VJ.
BOTM har spillet sammen i et år, og har spillet på Rust to gange. Den ene gang i forbindelse med Soundvenue Selected og den anden gang sammen med de svenske Dedektivbyrån. Bandet har derudover bl.a spillet på Jolene, Stubnitz, Loppen og musikcafeen i Århus. Betting On The Mouse har netop spillet til SPOT festival 2010 koncerten blev anbefalet af soundvenue og modtog pæne andmelddelser herfra og fra Gaffa. BoTm er tidliger blevet anbefalet og spillet i det elektroniske barrometer og har lavet en flot musik video til nummeret Desert Of Wasted Plans der også er at finde på deres færdigmixede debut EP.
Planen er nu at udgive EP’en, spiller en masse koncerter i ind og udland og gå i gang med at lave et fuldlængde album.

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Betting on the mouse (BOTM) was formed by singer and songwriter Martha Marie Skou in January 2009.
A demo was produced in cooperation with producer Christian Kværndrup and with contributions from musicians from the Copenhagen underground.
On the basis of having to perform the tracks live, the BOTM live band arose, Betting On The Mouse now works as a band centered around Martha Marie Skou.
The members of the band are: Xian Foo; drums, guitar, chorus. Jonathan Aardestrup; bas, chorus. Sune Rodt; guitar, ukulele, chorus. Martha Marie Skou; vocals, piano. For live performances we are often joined by Sara Laub as VJ.
BOTM has played together for a year and have performed at the well known Copenhagen music venue Rust twice. Once as part of Soundvenue Selected and once with Swedish Dedektivbyrån. The band has among other places also performed at Jolene, Stubnitz, Loppen and Musikcafeen in Århus. Betting On The Mouse has just performed at the SPOT festival 2010. Where they received good reviews. They have just produced a music video and finished recording their debut EP.

Discography

Ep "Betting On The Mouse"