When I write music, it has a very visual place in my mind. It has a place full of characters, colours and landscapes
Dutch artist Lilian Hak is a vocalist, songwriter, composer and producer. Her music travels through cinematic pop, jazz, avant-garde electronica with a wide palette of instrumentation for the arrangements. It is rich, playful and powerful. All of the many different facets Lilian embodies come to life through her music for theatre, cinema and album recordings.
She performed in numerous venues, at festivals and in theatres, accompanied with a band, string quartet and even an orchestra. Her music and performance drew the media’s attention and she was featured in several prime-time TV shows and radio stations.
Apart from four full- length albums and several singles including remixes she released, Lilian collaborated with other artists, such as Ozark Henry, T.Raumschmiere, Matthew Herbert, Wouter Hamel, Scanner, Pitto, iET and LHISPR
The songs are too good, too original in a modern way, produced with the latest technology – Volkskrant (Dutch daily newspaper)
Very attractive and theatrical combination of Lilian’s dramatic vocals and caricaturised, orchestral accompaniment of violins and horns – NRC (Dutch daily newspaper)
Old Powder New Guns is burlesque, theatrical and with the grand gesture – OOR (Dutch music magazine)
Lust Guns & Dust is a great pop album which Lilian Hak once again proves her versatility as a producer- VPRO 3voor12 (Dutch alternative music platform)
You don’t hear a rehash of musical themes, but creative ingenious songs, expressive as an audio play- Platomania (Dutch record store platform)