The Body Electric is founded by Dutch jazz drummer Hans Simons in september 2014, with the intention to create new interpretations of the post-1968 jazz-rock legacy. Started as a quartet ( keys,guitar,bass & drums) the set list focussed on Miles Davis, Weather Report and Billy Cobham. Today the band is a trio:  guitar, bass & drums, and musically moving to electric jazz, The set list consist besides tunes from Miles Davis and Billy Cobham, more guitar oriented jazz : John Scofield , Pat Metheny , Allan Holdsworth,  arrangements of tunes of Eric Vloeimans' Gatecrash, self-arranged jazz standards and band compositions.
  George Boon: bass                                Hans Simons: drums & leader                                                      Frans Frijns : guitars

* Due to Covid-19 regulations, no gigs scheduled

La.Ins - The Body Electric / Comp: Frans Frijns
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Project X - The Body Electric / Comp: George Boon
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Starky - The Body Electric/comp:Frans Frijns
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Elvin - The Body Electric / comp. Hans Simons
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V-Flow - The Body Electric live @ Jazz aan de Maas 2018
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Caledonian Sleeper - The Body Electric / comp. Hans Simons
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