Michiel van PoelgeestProducer / Songwriter
He likes to mess around with synths, his own unique vocal sound, mellotrons and orchestra’s. Always manages to deliver crispy pop-songs, preferably with a sweet and sour twist. Ranging from indie to electro, the songs Villeneuf composes and records stand out from the crowd. “And that perfect pop song? Well, Van Poelgeest is definitely getting there.” (Theo Ploeg for the Quiet Us in 2015).
What do Stranger Things, Dirk Gently and Airwolf have in common (besides the fact that they are popular TV-series) ? All three have a fantastic soundtrack, instantly recognizable by the typical synthesizer sound. Composer and producer Michiel van Poelgeest became enthralled with this sound and asked himself: “What makes great electronic scores so epic?” He started a research [..] »
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