March 13, 2015


We hope to see you at Amersfoort Jazz on June 14 from 15:30-18:00h on the "de Hof" stage!

July 17, 2014

We are proud to announce our new series of gigs on our own club night "Rumblin'" in
La Caverna Amsterdam!
We are ready to present to you our new material with Dursun for the first time.
July 25th we kick off and come back once a month. DJ Moto will be there to keep you dancing before and after our set.
Cover is 10 euro's including a free drink!

Hope to see you at Oostelijke Handelskade 999, 1019 BW Amsterdam above Puerto Pata Negra.

July 16, 2014

The playlist is updated with a new track with snippets of the new tracks with Dursun.
The website will be updated in the coming weeks. Keep coming back.

December 6, 2013

We are very proud to present our new singer: Dursun Erbay.
After a series of auditions we have decided that Dursun Erbay is the guy!
We are aleady working on new material and will be able to show you some raw stuff soon!

April 14, 2012


We just released the official video clip for the single 'Heavy Weather (On A Summer's Day)'.

February 1, 2012

Our single "Heavy Weather (On a Summer's Day)" is available on iTunes.

January 15, 2012

After playing the prestige festival Noorderslag we received some reviews of our concert. It's like going back to school but happily they gave us high marks. 3voor12 review, DaMusic review.

January 13, 2012

Our new single "Heavy Weather" is released today. Another great song from our album '10.000 Miles From New Orleans' is now available just before our concert on the Noorderslag Festival.

November 10, 2011

Great news, we are playing on NOORDERSLAG! Today we are allowed to share the secret with you too. If you don't know what it is: Noorderslag is the music festival where all hot-shots of the Dutch music-scene get together to watch and listen to the chosen most promising bands and artists of our country. We have been selected to perform at Noorderslag (14th of January Groningen the Netherlands) on the Radio 6 stage.

October 1, 2011


Our CD is finished! Entitled: "10.000 Miles From New Orleans". In stores from October 28th 2011 and available on iTunes.
Listen on the "listen" page to previews of the album.
A single was released already: 'Anna Mae'. Now there is a second one: "Superman".
Arrow Jazz and Radio6 jumped on it and added the songs to their playlists! The singles are downloadable on iTunes as well.
Check our YouTube channel where you can listen and view our other movies too.

April 2, 2011

A dive into the deep, a musical journey, a new sound, a new band: The Very Next.
Seven ambitious musicians felt it was time to follow their hearts. They passionately committed themselves to innovate and broaden their musical horizons. All felt the need to turn themselves inside out and search for yet undiscovered sounds and songs. The result: An incredible line-up!
The Very Next is a band who plays Energetic Raw SoulJazz with a New Orleans twist. With their first album entitled "10.000 Miles From New Orleans" the band is ready and steady to introduce the world to their new and unique repertoire.

The Very Next line-up:

Dursun Erbay - vocals
Kasper Kalf - double bass
Pim Dros - drums
Jasper Slijderink - keys
Steven Dietvorst - tenor sax
Vincent Veneman - trombone
Gerben Klein Willink - trumpet