Finally added to the shop! —> Candybeetle book/album
The publication Where the Candybeetle dwells… by Willem Kolvoort was the artist’s own initiative together with Flip Ekkers at Uitgeverij Philip Elchers in a single, numbered and signed edition of one thousand copies, the first hundred of which form the luxury edition with a separately added screen print made by the artist.
Eleven musicians and bands from the Netherlands and the USA wrote a song by special request after an illustration from a Willem Kolvoort comic strip.
The publication contains the full comic strip with the lyrics to the songs and has a vinyl LP with the original tracks of the eleven songs enclosed.
The following bands wrote an original song for his publication:
Fred Cole, Time flies – My Friend Television, One more day – Roald van Oosten, SNUG – Afterpartees, Candy color wearing weirdos – Spilt Milk, There is another sky – Meindert Talma, De vleeruil en de oude mol – Traumahelikopter, Get it right – The Hive Dwellers, Candy beetle bug – Mark Lanegan, Evil bird – Whipster, Forlorn – Joost Dijkema, News from the sweet water.
WHERE THE CANDYBEETLE DWELLS… (book & vinyl – ISBN 978 90 5048 158 8)
Listen to small parts of the album —> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BqMxwfFP_hY
Mark Lanegan – Evil Bird —> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PqQOxrVvqtA
Fred Cole – Time Flies —> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5mEeBtfqikc
The Hive Dwellers – Candy Beetle Bug —> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_EGeSmsVdX8