BABL (B) is a household name in the music industry, in Belgium and abroad. His musical skill, versatility and unique charisma make him a one-of-a-kind musical director, keyboard player and producer.
BABL first started out as a solo artist but soon became ONE of THE most hired musical directors & keyboard players in Belgium.
From touring the world with NETSKY and KATE RYAN, to creating live shows for Belgian & foreign artists in the likes of NATALIA, LAURA TESORO, SLONGS DIEVANONGS and HADISE (TUR).
NETSKY LIVE (2012-present)
MR LEMMING (solo project)
DIVINITY ROXX (USA) (2012-present)
LAURA TESORO (2016-present)
BART PEETERS (2018 and ongoing)
KATE RYAN (2005-present)
STAN VAN SAMANG (2007-2011)
HADISE (TUR) (2013-presentt)
MO & GRAZZ (2008-present)
ZAP MAMA (2014-2017)
THE DINKY TOYS (2017)
COCO JR (2007-present)
SLONGS DIEVANONGS (2018 and ongoing)
SYLVER (2018 and ongoing)
URBANUS (Sportpaleis, 2007)
and many more...
For television (as musical director or as a musician):
TIEN OM TE ZIEN / DEBBY & NANCY / IDOOL
X FACTOR / THE VOICE / DE GOUDEN SCHOEN / DE MIA'S
and many more...
COACHELLA (USA) / GLASTONBURY (UK)
ULTRA MIAMI (USA) / ULTRA SEOUL (SKR)
MYSTERYLAND (USA) / FUTURE MUSIC (AUSTRALIA)
RHYTHM & VINES (NZ) / CHASING SUMMER (CAN)
ROCK WERCHTER (B) / PUKKELPOP (B)
DOUR (B) / LOKERSE FEESTEN (B)
SUIKERROCK (B) / I LOVE TECHNO (B)
ROCK AM RING (D) / ROCK IM PARK (D)
PINKPOP (NL) / MYSTERYLAND (NL)
V FEST (UK) / WIRELESS FESTIVAL (UK)
READING FESTIVAL (UK) / SW4 (UK)
LOVEBOX (UK) / GLOBAL GATHERING (UK)
LEEDS FESTIVAL (UK) / PARKLIFE (UK)
ROCKNESS (UK) / ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL (UK)
GRAPE FESTIVAL (SK) / URBAN ART FORMS (AUSTRIA)
BALATON SOUND (HUNGARY) / SZIGET (HUNGARY)
UTOPIA (D) / SONNEMOND STERNE (D)
HURRICANE (D) / YOUFEST (ESP) / ARRAS (FR)
ROCK 'N COKE (TUR) / EMMABODA (SE)
ROCK FOR PEOPLE (CZ) / NOSTALGIE BEACH (B)
and so many more...
BABL has his own studio, the BABLAB, designed for production and or pre-production.
It is equipped with Logic, Ableton / ProTools, Komplete and many other plugins. Universal Audio and other pre-amps, Yamaha NS10 and Neumann KH 320a monitors, Neumann & AKG mics, and for headphones there are Beyer Dynamic, AKG and Sennheiser. Various instruments, Rhodes, Hammond, Blue Paisley stratocaster, Fender precision bass and more. Feel free to contact BABL regarding production or studio work, via e-mail and social media.
NETSKY LIVE with BABL on keys, headlining the mainStage @ Pukkelpop in 2015
NETSKY LIVE! with BABL on keys @ Wireless Festival (UK) with Emeli Sandé.
BABL wrote and arranged the choir intro for COELY's performance @ Belgian award show 'MIA's' in 2017. COELY won two awards that night.
BEST URBAN & BEST FEMALE
BABL solo single release (2014), feat. SECRET RENDEZVOUS: WAITING 4U
BABL solo single release, UNIVERSAL (2015): '1985'
FUN VIDEO OF BABL PLAYING SLAP BASS ON KEYS :D
ACOUSTIC VERSION OF LAURA TESORO'S HIT SINGLE 'HIGHER', ARRANGED & OF COURSE PLAYED ON PIANO BY BABL. THIS WAS RECORDED LIVE @ BABL's STUDIO IN ANTWERP.