Automatic is a band with a 20 years tenure and a top blues repertoire. The musicians have played in national top bands in the Netherlands. automaticbluesband.nl
The Automatic Blues Band: four experienced musicians serve a creamy mix of jazz, funk, southern rock and americana on a solid base of blues and bluesrock. Stef Eijkelenkamp (vocals, bluesharp), Joep Schaper (vocals, bass), Eric van Bavel (vocals, guitar) and Johan Schoemaker (drums) play own compositions and covers from American, British and Irish artists. Their songbook is huge and goes from subtle to heavy.
The Automatic Blues Band has performed on several stages and bluesfestivals in the eastern region in the Netherlands. They played on local and regional radio as well. Stef, Joep, Johan and Eric have earned their spurs playing with bands and musicians like The Seatbelts, Gerard Buisman, The Hippie Tunes, Gascoigne & Co and Bealestreet.