Tangarine

Tangarine

 Assen, Drenthe, NLD
BandFolkSinger/Songwriter

Tangarine are the Dutch identical twin brothers Arnout and Sander Brinks. They were born on August 16, 1983 in Lelystad (Holland) The brothers started writing songs together when they were very young, influenced by artists like Bob Dylan, Simon & Garfunkel & Neil Young.

Biography

Tangarine are the Dutch identical twin brothers Arnout and Sander Brinks. They were born on August 16, 1983 in Lelystad (Holland) The brothers started writing songs together when they were very young, influenced by artists like Bob Dylan, Simon & Garfunkel & Neil Young.

In 2009 they released their first two short albums. Shortly after that, they decided to do a project with folk/bluegrass musicians. Together they formed the formation Tangarine & Friends. With this band they released an album in 2010 called 'A Mystery That Bind us, still' and did a tour through the Netherlands playing in small theaters. While promoting this album, Arnout and Sander where writing on another new project ‘Wintersongs; the December sessions’ with 11 songs inspired by the winter period. An album was released in the end of 2010. Together with an authentic live performance of the twin brothers they managed to get the third position in the biggest songwriter competition of the Netherlands and they won the price of the most beloved artist of Drenthe (a province of the Netherlands). Beside that they did a lot of shows in clubs, festivals and theaters. They were also asked to do the supports for the Dutch tour of Tim Knol (Netherlands) and did a tour through Germany with the girls from My Bubba & Mi (Zweden).
This year the brothers are touring trough Europe to promote a brand new 'self titled' album. They will go to countries like Germany, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands and Croatia.

Discography

Albums:
2008 Between the lines
2008 Fields of poetry
2010 A Mystery that binds us
2010 Wintersongs; the december sessions

Upcoming: 1st of April 2012 the self titled album Tangarine

Singles:
2008 This Old Robe
2009 Fields of poetry
2010 What's the cost
2010 Carry your stones

Set List

75 min. set

Of course, we´re constantly working on new material so the setlist is always changing from gig to gig!