Music of China Blue

 

China Blue: Peter Maes [Fender guitar, Roland Samplers, keyboard] and Stefaan van Biesen [Ibanez and acoustic Yamaha guitars, keyboard, drum programming and vocal]. Occasionally Myriam Janssens backing vocal on the two first albums.


Music recorded on Tascam DP-32SD and with computer software. Songwriting, lyrics, mixing and production: Stefaan van Biesen. We use Roland GP 8 guitar effects processor, Roland GR-55 guitar Synthesizer, Korg Micro X Synthesizer/controller, Roland Juno-6, Boss DR-880 drum programming, Boss RC-300 Loop Station, Digitech GNX 4 Guitar workstation, field recordings with Roland R-05 wave/MP3 recorder.

 

 

Herestay [2018] full album:

 

The CD 'Herestay' [2018] is on Band Camp: https://b-hive.bandcamp.com/album/herestay

 

 

01. Hemingway [03:11] > 2. Starflames [04:30] > 03. Astronaut [05:10] > 04. September Rain [05:03] > 05. Endless [05:34] > 06. Funny Feelings [05:09] > 07. Moments [02:47] > 08. Homeless [04:35] > 09. Melopee [build up a fire] [04:15] > 10. To Define Love [05:37] > 11. Herestay [05:42] > 12. A Heart & A Black Out [04:20] > 13. Hive [02:32]

 

 

 

Passenger [2018] full album:

 

The Cd 'Passenger' [2018] is on Band Camp: https://b-hive.bandcamp.com/album/passenger

 

 

 

01. Star Walking [04:53] > 02. Time Is Ticking [04:26] > 03. Wanderer [04:45] > 04. Too Long [refuge] [04:08] >05. Lover [hymne] [04:28] > 06. Camelia [05:01] > 07. Tickets To Heaven [04:13] > 08. Fingers Don't Know [what the hand will do] [03:54] > 09. Wild And Bewildered [04:06] > 10. Perfume [05:07] > 11. Backpacked Poets [04:01] > 12. Lover [reprise] [01:48] > 13. [bonus] A solitairy Heart [04:17].

 

 

White Nights [2017] full album:

 

The CD 'White Nights' [2017] is on Band Camp: https://b-hive.bandcamp.com/album/white-nights

 

 

01. And Winter Came [05:23] > 02. Faith [the politics of the heart] [03:38] > 03. Utopia [just around the corner?] [05:02] > 04. Dreaming [03:53] > 05. Thank You For The Roses [03:50] > 06. Venice 3 PM [05:28] > 07. Wired For Sound [04:52] > 08. Red Star [Antwerp 1974] [03:35] > 09. Fountain Reel [05:47] > 10. White Nights [04:31] > 11. Shadow Play [04:54] > 12. Sons & Daughters [03:43].

 

 

Moonlight Walk [2016] full album:

 

The CD 'Moonlight Walk' [2016] is on Band Camp: https://b-hive.bandcamp.com/album/moonlight-walk

 

 

01. Fire On The Threshold [03:45] > 02. Walking With Pessoa [04:50] > 03. Fly [tomorrow never comes] [03:08] > 04. Siren [03:21] > 05. Hotel Rimbaud [04:27] > 06. Happy Feet [03:52] > 07. Feel [03:07] > 08. Hall Of Doors [03:20] > 09. She Talks To The Wind [04:16] > 10. Rooftop Gardener [04:41] > 11. Nomads In The Rain [Athens] [03:29] > 12. Taxi Europe [03:12].

 

 

 

China Blue [1989] Mini CD

Studio recording at TOP Studio Ghent by the first line up of China Blue. Studio engineer and production: Jo Franken & China Blue. Lead vocals by Karina Kiekens. The Mini CD 'Fascination' is available on Band Camp: https://b-hive.bandcamp.com/album/fascination

 

 

01. Fascination [04:40] > 02. Your Turn To Cry [03:47] > 03. Vivian [04:53].

 

 

 

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