On June 16, brings Jinte Deprez of Balthazar, nowadays also known under his solo alias J. Bernart, his solo debut Running Days. Listen here to the opening track On Fire.
After Maarten Devoldere (Warhaus) and Simon Casier (Zimmerman) is Deprez the third Balthazartelg with a solo album coming up. Previously solved he all the singles Calm Down and Wicked Streets, today it drops the opening track from Running Days, On Fire.
As J. Bernart let Deprez, the sixties pop of Balthazar behind him, and switches to r&b, soul, hip hop and electronics. ‘For this project, I thought about what music I would play during a housefeestje,” says Deprez.
Live is the Balthazar-cofrontman assisted by keyboard player Adriaan Van De Velde (Pomrad) and drummer Klaas De Somer (Tourist Le Mc). At the beginning of may leaves J. Bernart on an international tour through Europe and Japan. Afterwards he Belgian festivals like Rock Werchter, Couleur Café and the Lokerse Feesten.
Running Days is on 16 June at PIAS.