Biography of Ron Boots



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Ron Boots

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2000 1900
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2010
Refuge en verre

2010 (CD, GR-174).
With synth.nl
 
Days of delirium & nocturnal nightmares

2010 (CD, GR-171).
As MorPheusz with Eric and Harold van der Heijden and FD.Project.
 
2009
Derby!

2009 (CD, GR-165).
With Harold van der Heijden and FD.Project.
 
Beyond the boundaries of twilight

2009 (CD, GR-162).
Planetarium music.
 
Boundary tales

2009 (CD, GR-160).
Additional planetarium music. Limited edition of 400 copies.
 
2008
Mea Culpa

2008 (CD, GR-155).
New solo cd.
 
See beyond times and look beyond words

2008 (CD, GR-149).
New solo cd.
Bombastic as ever with even a 'symfo' feel.
 
2007
2006
Acoustic Shadows

2006 (CD, GR-125).
New solo cd.
Dedicated to the unknown soldier.
 
2005
Fanta Magic 2005

2005 (CD-R, GR9005).
Special product for the Fanta Magic fair.
Contains 5 new tracks and 2 live tracks.
 

2004
Hydrythmix

2004 (CD, GR-101).
This is the remastered version of the 1996 CD and the 1989 double cassette.
With Bas Broekhuis.
 

Different Stories and Twisted Tales

2004 (CD, GR-100).
This is the remastered version of the 1993 CD.
On this album with great cover art, both rhythmic and ambient tracks can be found.
A trademark that made Ron one of the most respected electronic musicians in Europe.
 

2003
Area movement

2003 (CD, GR-090).
Solo CD in typical 'Boots style'.
Contains a vocal cover version of Kansas - 'Dust in the wind'.
 

2002
Dreamscape

2002 (CD, GR-074).
Ron's 1990 debut CD. Now remastered.
Elected as 'Best Album of the Year' by the German Schwingungen Club.
 

Ghost of a Mist

2002 (CD, GR-073).
Digital remaster plus bonus track. 2nd solo CD in the style of Steve Roach.
On the last track you can also hear Klaus Hoffmann-Hoock (Mind over Matter).
 

Across the silver river

2002 (CD, GR-072).
With Rudy Adrian.
Ambient and sometimes tribal soundscapes.
 

Livelines

2002 (CD, GR-066).
Live in Essen, Germany on Jan 26 2002.
With Kees Aerts and Harold van der Heijden.
Contains 45 minutes of new and 20+ minutes of old/reworked material.
 

Liquid structures in solid form

2002 (CD, GR-065).
Solo CD.
With Harold van der Heijden
 

2001
2000
E-Live 2000

2000 (CD, GR-049).
This CD contains the live-track 'Lively detached [12:19]' from their 1998 E-Live performance.
With Eric v.d. Heijden, Harold v.d. Heijden and Kees Aerts.
 

Close, but not touching

2000 (CD, GR-046).
Solo CD.
Released in September 2000.
 

The 80's Box

2000 (6-CD box, GR-030). His early cassettes, remastered in a deluxe 6-CD box plus extensive booklet.
Also separately available.
 

Dream Weaver

2000 (CD, GR-031).
Remastered music from his 1987 C-60 cassette plus two bonus tracks.
 
 

New Dream

2000 (CD, GR-032).
Remastered music from his 1987 C-90 cassette.
 
 

Wind in the Trees

2000 (CD, GR-033).
Remastered music from his 1987 C-90 cassette.
 
 

Moments

2000 (CD, GR-034).
Remastered music from his 1989 C-60 cassette plus two bonus tracks.
 
 

Bookworks

2000 (CD, GR-035).
Remastered music from his 1989 C-60 cassette plus one bonus track.
 
 

Odds & Ends

2000 (CD, GR-036).
2 tracks from cassettes, some rare and 'hard to find' tracks plus one new live track.
 
 

1999
Joie de Vivre

1999 (CD, GR-026).
Live material from 1993 until 1999.
With Eric and Harold van der Heijden, Kees Aerts, Harold Teunissen & Klaus Hoffmann-Hoock.
 

By Popular Demand

1999 (CD, GR-021).
Remastered version of the 1993 release.
With Eric & Harold van der Heijden, John Kerr, Rob Essers, Rob Papen and many others.
The CD contains music from several live performances including never released tracks.

1998
E-Live '98

1998 (CD-single, GR-019).
Released under the group name BAH! (Ron Boots, Kees Aerts, Harold van der Heijden).
The CD-single contains 2 live songs and is released in a limited, signed and numbered edition of 500 copies.
 

Tainted Bare Skin

1998 (CD, GR-016).
Solo CD in special jewel case cover.
Released in October 1998.
 

Four the Truth

1998 (CD, GR-012).
Part 4 in the 'Truth' serie.
Ron plays on 4 tracks with Volker Rapp, Eric v.d. Heijden, Vidna Obmana and Ian Boddy.
 

BAH! Live in Sweden

1998 (CD-R, individually numbered).
Contains music from a live concert in Sweden on the island Valö, on June 1 1998.
Ron, Harold van der Heijden and Kees Aerts.
 

Offshore Islands

1998 (CD, GR-011).
Re-release of the 1990 CD.
Remastered music with a somewhat different cover.
With John Kerr.

1997
Too many secrets

1997 (CD, GR-002).
Originally released as a limited CD-R (50 copies).
This is the normal CD release with the full version of 73:54 minutes
 

Current

1997 (CD, GR1130).
Solo CD from August 1997.
 
 

Truth or Dare

1997 (CD, GR1129).
Part 3 in the 'Truth' serie.
Ron plays on 3 tracks with John Dyson, Kees Aerts, Harold van der Heijden and Keller & Schönwälder.
 

Phase 3

1997 (CD, GR1128).
With Ian Boddy and Harold van der Heijden.
This CD contains music from their live concert in 'De Landing' in Eindhoven, the Netherlands.
 

Of Desolate Places and Urban Jungles

1997 (CD-single).
This is a 3' limited edition (1000 numbered copies) CD-single on the Amplexus label. It comes in special packaging.
Harold van der Heijden plays drums and percussion.
 

1996
Hydrythmix

2003 (CD, GR1122).
This CD contains the music of the original double cassette, played and composed by Ron and Bas Broekhuis.
This CD is remastered and re-released in 2004 as GR-101.
 

The Truth is Twisted

1996 (CD, GR1124).
Part 2 in the 'Truth' serie.
Ron plays on 3 tracks with Volker Rapp, Kees Aerts and Harold Teunissen.
 

Screaming Whispers

1996 (CD, GR1121).
Solo album.
Includes the audience favorite 'Gibberish'.
 

Out there lies the Truth

1996 (CD, GR1117).
Part 1 in the 'Truth' serie.
Ron plays on 3 tracks with Ralf Knappe-Heinbockel, Kees Aerts and Eric van der Heijden.
 

1995
Schloss Burg

1995 (CD, GR1113).
Music from a live performance in a castle Burg in Germany.
With Volker Rapp, Eric van der Heijden and Tony van der Heijden.
 

Cutting Branches

1995 (CD, GR1115).
Solo album including 'Rumor Control'.
 
 

1994
Backgrounds

1994 (CD, GR1111).
Contains a selection of remixed and upgraded tracks from his cassettes.
 
 

Too Many Secrets

1994 (CD-R, individually numbered).
Limited edition of 50 copies.
Re-released in 1997 on CD in the full 74 minutes version.
 

Detachment of worldly affairs

1994 (CD, GR1108).
Solo CD.
This turned out to be one of his best selling CD's.
 

1993
Different Stories and Twisted Tales

1993 (CD, GR1104).
On this album with great cover-art, both rhythmic and ambient tracks can be found.
This album also made Ron one of the most respected electronic musicians in Europe.
 

By Popular Demand

1993 (CD, GR1103).
Contains material of several live performances including never released tracks.
Has been remastered and re-released in 1991 as GR-021.
 

1992
1991
Ghost of a Mist

1991 (CD, GR0105).
Second solo CD in the style of Steve Roach.
On the last track you can hear also Klaus Hoffmann-Hoock (Mind over Matter).
 

1990
Offshore Islands

1990 (CD, 017890).
First release of this CD.
Second release remastered and re-released in 1998 as GR-011.
With John Kerr.
 

Dreamscape

1990 (CD, GR0202).
Ron's 1990 debut CD.
Elected as 'Best Album of the Year' by the German Schwingungen Club.
 

1989
Hydrythmix

1989 (2-CASSETTE, No label).
With Bas Broekhuis.
The music from these 2 cassettes is re-issued on CD in 1996 as GR1122.
 

Bookworks

1989 (C-60 CASSETTE, No label).
This music is released on CD GR-035 in 2000.
 
 

1988
Moments

1988 (C-60 CASSETTE, No label).
This music is released on CD GR-034 in 2000.
 
 

1987
Wind in the Trees

1987 (C-90 CASSETTE, No label).
This music is released on CD GR-033 in 2000.
 
 

New Dream

1987 (C-90 CASSETTE, No label).
This music is released on CD GR-032 in 2000.
 
 

Dream Weaver

1987 (C-60 CASSETTE, No label).
This music is released on CD GR-031 in 2000.
 
 

Linear Waves

1987 (C-60 CASSETTE, No label).
Never officially released.
2 songs can be found on the CD "Odds & Ends" GR-036 from 2000.
 





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