All of this material is most certainly unavailable by now. If it has been
re-released on CD, it is noted below.
La Grande Parade
An organized project of Hofstede with lots of other Dutch musicians.
11 songs based on 10 paintings played by 39 musicians from the
Published 1986, catalog number WRF 10001.
Het Draagbare Huis
Published 2003, catalog number PIAS 481.0016.020
this features sounds from Henk's video installation made for the
2000 Biennale in Lyon with Dutch lyrics added. Frank Boeijen is
guest musician on the single 36 Fotos.
Henrik Johansen - Vacker Utsikt
Not sure yet what this is about, the Telman brothers were promoting this
album during INC 2005. This may be Henk's next solo CD.
Robert Jan Stips
Published 1981, catalog number CBS 462627-2,
this has been re-released on CD, in 2000 released as a double CD together
with Transistors Zig Zag album.
How the West got Lost
A single, performed together with the Nits. This is also on the U.P. CD.
Members are RJ, Martin Bakker
and Roy Bakker, Martins brother. Their discography includes single
She was naked and the albums Egotrip
and Rembrandt 2000
More detail on the Egotrip and the latest Stips CDs and tours
on Steve Groom´s website.
Published 1989. It is available on CD, the catalog number is
Werf Records/CBS Holland-CDWRF 10003
ALX: Tenderness of Cranes
Published 1989 by Sound-Products netherland b.v., catalog number
SOUND 7793-2. Contains 9 songs with a playing time of 57:20.
The CD bears a Japanese subtitle Tsuru no sugomori. All songs
are composed and performed by Alex Roelofs. In the booklet he writes that he
was inspired by musicians as Roedelius, Michael Rother and Harold Budd.
Jochen A. Stein, jst at nitsfans dot org
Last modified: 02-04-2005