Bob Billy is a three-piece band based in Amsterdam. The thing that makes this power trio unique is that they have no drummer! By building their own beats their alternative and catchy pop songs remind a little of Depeche Mode, with an old school Beastie Boys underbelly feeling.
Downloads available at ITunes, Spotify, and Soundcloud.
Bob Billy has won several prizes:
Rob Acda Award and ParoolPopprijs
‘Dear lord, they’re awesome!
According to Mathijs van Nieuwkerk (host of the number one daily talk show of the Netherlands) who presented the Parool Popprijs.
Bob Billy played the big ... venues of Holland, such as:
Paradiso, Melkweg, Patronaat, Het Paard, Vera, Dijkpop Festival and many, many bars in both Holland and Germany.
Bob Billy can also be heard in two feature movies:
SHOCKING BLUE (Mark de Cloe): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6csa_8g-q2k
En SCHEMER (Hanro Smitsman):
Recently Bob Billy played a live musical part in one of the crucial scenes of the popular Dutch television series: ‘Nieuwe Buren’:
Bob Billy can’t be overlooked by March 2015 when ‘Bloed, Zweet en Tranen’ enters cinemas all over Holland, about the life of one of Holland’s most famous singer Andre Hazes. They are to be recognised as his band within the early years of Andre Hazes, just before and after his great break through.
In the summer of 2014 Bob Billy was noted fourth in the Top 40 of Indie Charts.