Banner is a songwriter who is born and raised in The Hague. He is a self-taught musician who started playing guitar at the age of fourteen. His songwriting career began when he was eighteen and since then he has grown into playing stages such as Paradiso Amsterdam, Mezz Breda and Hedon Zwolle. Early this year Rockstone Sessions invited him to play a showcase at Eurosonic Noorderslag 2017.
Banner. his music can be described as grand, pleasant, organic indiefolk or indiepop, in which creative guitar fingerpicking is an important factor. After his impressive single ‘Compass’, Banner. now presents his debut EP ‘Over Blue’. Influences like Ben Howard, Fink, John Martyn and Nick Mulvey can be heard, and it also reminisces Radiohead, Pink Floyd and David Sylvian.
‘Over Blue’ will be released by This Could Be Your Music Label on April 21st 2017.