1983- YWIS- 1985 next band S.A.D. or back to homepage


The bandname 'Target' was changed into 'Ywis' and we managed to release our first LP.
The higlight came in October 1984 when we played at a 4 day music festival centered around Sokolov, Czechoslovakia.
After I left the band in 1985, Rene van Spanje took over as keyboard player.


Herman Ruijters - drums, vocals
Julian Driessen - lead keyboards
Rinus Hollenberg - guitars, vocals
Erik Stap - bass
Geert van der Burg - lead vocals, keyboard

Sylvia van Heck - lyrics
Rob Rehorst - engineer
Hans van der Valk - light/artwork
Ingrid Schoen - vocals (from 1984)
Sandra Stalder - vocals (from 1984)
  Gigs: click here for list of gigs


Playing The Game (CD)

For the Ywis LP songs (vinyl versions) click
For more Ywis music (part 1) click
For more Ywis music (part 2) click
For more Ywis music (part 3) click
For post Ywis music click

Discography: (click here for pictures of albums)

1983 - Ywis - Ywis (LP/Mini-rock records)
1985 - Planeta Lidi (compilation LP/Supraphone, "Common sense vs. bombs")
1985 - Ywis - Homo Sapiens & Thirst (Single/Supraphone)
1993 - Ywis - Ywis re-release (CD/Simply 34 - SI-Music)
1993 - Ywis - Ywis re-release (CD/Xerox/Japan)
1994 - Master Volume Project - Comp. VII (CD/Xerox, "Homo Sapiens")
1994 - 2nd SI Music Sampler (CD/Simply 48 - SI-Music, "Homo Sapiens")
1995 - Ywis - Leonardo's Dream (CD/SI-Music/Roadrunner)

For live video in Sokolov see YouTube: