Originally from the Netherlands, Loes van Schaijk is a singer-songwriter and instrumentalist based in Prague, Czech Republic. In European bluegrass and folk circles she is praised for her heart-felt vocal delivery, natural sound, original songwriting, and for her sensibility and timing as a bass, guitar and bodhrán player.

 

Because of her natural sound and storytelling, people have compared her style to June Tabor, Joni Mitchell, Sandy Denny, and Tracy Chapman. 

 

Loes has released 5 albums with various projects and made her solo debut with All I Ever Really Seem To Say in 2021

 

She performs solo, as a duo with Honza Bartošek, or with her trio Loes & The Acoustic Engineers.

Loes & The Acoustic Engineers' latest single “Princezna” is #1 in the hitparade Česká dvanáctka (week 32)! If you like the song and want to support acoustic music on national radio, send an SMS with the text "HIT 1" to +420 900 11 03 (cost: 3 CZK) before Wednesday midnight, August 17.