Only 500 copies made?

Someone asked me if it is truth that only 500 copies were made of the AMP LP. Yes it was, because this was all we could afford in the eighties. About 100 of these copies were sold in advance and were signed by all 4 band members (real collectors items!). Many copies were given away […]

After the LP madness..

In the future I will place rare recordings of AMP rehearsals, gigs, radio interviews and anecdotes on the website (RSS). Perhaps people like that. Maybe they even listen to the CDs mp3 and find out that if they like the LPs ‘Ite Missa Est’, they probably like ‘Tarmac’ from the CD or ‘Fortune teller’ from […]

It’s raining request for LPs

Suddenly this evening people started ordering LPs as if they are for free! Okay, now I have a serious box problem because LP sending boxes are of course not for sale anymore. It’s a pity that they didn’t order the CD instead. That would have been less of a logistic challenge. It appears that there […]

More surprises

Yet another blog that discusses the LP of A Modest Proposal at Phoenix Hairpins “Thanks to Capa Nostra Syndicate for letting me post this record that I wanted to hear for a long time. Never heard it before but I was intrigued because it’s on the Rosebud label of Mekanik Kommando after they were dropped […]

CD ‘Contrast’ – ANWO/BAR 999

Album information The CD (which is still available) is written, arranged, engineered, produced & performed by A Modest Proposal. A Modest Proposal are: Nicolet Theunissen: vocals, Various Little Instruments (VLI), recorder; Ton Coolen: guitar, Chapman stick, violin; Bert van de Grift: things with knobs & buttons, VLI, grand piano. They were assisted by: Steven Brown: […]

LP ‘A Modest Proposal’ – RBD 0100

Album information A Modest Proposal are: Ludwig Adriaansen: keyboards; Ton Coolen: guitar & Chapman stick; Nicolet Theunissen: vocals; Bert van de Grift: keyboards & percussion. All songs on this LP created by A Modest Proposal (Except ‘Hamna’: Lyrics by Niek Hoorweg & AMP). Produced by Lasika Panyigay, Rutger van Straaten & AMP. Recorded at ‘T […]