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January 2022  Zeek's Health Update

  

How things are progessing will be reported here


If you would like to send Zeek best wishes, please do it via the contact page or send it via the email address info@zeekmusic.nl

More info follow....

hospital to recover. He is in good humour and positive about what is to come. The operation was a heavy one and it will take a while for him to fully recover and get back to working on his projects. So fans are asked to be patient, as the freak, get his freak on once more

16th Jan..Zeek is signed into the hospital and is preparing for his operation on the 17th

17th Jan..Zeek is operated on and according to the hospital staff, the operation was a big success. and he will now spend time in

December 2021  Zeek's Tumour has returned

  

What was to be a positive Christmas and end to 2021, the news from the hospital was not so positive. The tumour, which was thought to be gone has returned and it is almost certain that Zeek will have to be operated on to remove it......more in the new year.


If you would like to send Zeek best wishes, please do it via the contact page or send it via the email address info@zeekmusic.nl

August 2020  Illustrator found for book 

  

Zeek has taken another step towards his dream to release a children's storybook. An illustrator has been added to the team.

          "I have been searching for someone whom I feel will make the book more accessible to everyone, and with the help of this illustrator, I think I have found the perfect person."

Hopefully, sometime in 2023, the book will be released.

December 2021   25 years of 'FREAK' mayhem

  

In 1996 the ZEEKtheFREAK project was started. It has had high points and low points. Also, many personal changes and only Bas 'the Rebel Jesus' has been there alongside me since day one. 

What do the next 25 years hold in store for the project? A different musical direction, different musicians, whatever happens, I guarantee you, it is gonna be a blast

June 2021   Zeek's health scare

Zeek has put all his projects on hold for the coming time, as he has been hit by health problems and that is more important at this time. "A few months ago, a malignant tumour was found in my rectum. I am undergoing radiotherapy and  Chemotherapy. When this is done, I will have to have an operation and I will receive a stoma bag, but I can live with that. I have to admit it did come as a massive shock, but I do have good news. The cancer was only in this area, so I hope to fully recover and I hope to be back and annoying people within a few months."

November 2021   Zeek looks ahead

  

After the positive news received from the hospital, the chemo is working, Zeek has started working towards his future plans, So next year will be a very positive but busy year for him. 

  • ZEEKtheFREAK album
  • Insanity Suits album.
  • A new musical project
  • The Fools Funnybbone number 4
  • His Children's book as yet untitled)

May 2021   FREAK singles released in America

Zeek has released five singles in the U. S of A. They are Drowning in the demon drink, The RainLost in your eyesXmas for the Alkies and Blow a Fuse. The release of the tracks is just to warm the Americans up for the next album D.I.D. So things are finally starting to take off...not bad after 40 odd years of trying

December 2020  New band project started

  

A new musical project has been born out of the ashes of My Celtic Faith. (which is returning to its Celtic roots).

The band features Zeek with Lennaert Roomer and Lars Vrasdonk and will be a rock/metal band. insanitysuits.com

June 2020  Zeek is given the all-clear

  

After many months of vocal/throat problems, a visit to the Nose and Throat department of the M.C.A. (Medical Center Alkmaar) has given Zeek the all-clear sign. there are no problems and his vocal cords are fine and healthy.

 He can begin work on the D.I.D. album and his children's book.

October 2020  the FF 3 is now online

  

The release of the 3rd edition of Zeek's zany tabloid  The FOOLS FUNNYBONE is official and is now available for everyone to read, but please be warned, this edition is even madder than the first 2.  Read it here THE FOOLS FUNNYBONE 3

April 2020  CD Baby closes online shop

  

Provider en distributor of ZEEKtheFREAK's musical catalogue CD Baby has closed their online shop for downloading music. They will continue to distribute the tracks to other providers such as iTunes, Amazon and similar companies. Any links for ZEEKtheFREAK tracks on CD Baby are no longer useable and can be deleted.

September 2020  Demon Drink re-released

  

The Drowning in the demon drink track has now officially been released as a single and will be available for download.

The track originally recorded in 2004 has been re-released as a farewell to the era of ZEEKtheFREAK wanted to bring to a close after the Spaced out on Planet Bizarre album. Drowning in the demon drink was a philosophical track about Zeek's time on the thin line between being a sociable drinker and an alcoholic.

February 2020  E.P. of old tracks released

  

Four Tracks from yesteryear have been released as an E, P, single and available for download from

The four tracks are: 1. More trouble than you're worth / 2. Coolboy (and his inconsiderate parents) / 3. Lovely Day / 4. Let's go seal clubbing                                                                     get the E.P. single here

October 2020  ZEEKtheFREAK singles album

  

To coincide with his 62nd birthday and to close this chapter of 

the band's history, Zeek has decided to release a singles album. The album will contain singles and a few B sides.

The tracks are: 

  1. Insane (in vain)

  2. ZEEKtheFREAK & Don Philippo - Crawling back to mi Corazon

  3. Blow a Fuse

  4. Gate Crashing Zombies

  5. Just a fantasy

  6. Lost in your eyes

  7. I am the Devil 

  8. Bedtime for Colin

  9. Let it rain

  10. Drowning in the demon drink

  11. Kiss the arse of stone

  12. Xmas for the alkies


This album is available for download at 

  

or from the shop on the ZEEKtheFREAK website HERE

April 2020  Zeek appearing in Dutch film

  

Zeek is slowly moving towards a different direction in the world of entertainment, as he will be acting as an extra in an up-and-coming film 'Huisvrouwen bestaan niet 2'  (Housewives don't exist 2) in Holland. The film is to be released around Christmas 2019. No surprise, but he will be appearing as a barman in a biker bar.

April 2020  Zeek writing lyrics for Dutch band

  

Zeek has started collaborating with Dutch musician Maus Muziek, writing the lyrics for the album from the band Rachel. He has already penned 4 songs and is currently working on a 5th track. When the album is to be released is as yet unknown and hopefully, we'll have more details about this project later

January 2019  Zeek breaks hand in party prank

  

Zeek has broken a bone in his left hand after a stupid prank at a Hogmanay party with friends. It seems the Freak has still not lost his silly streak. This mishap has put him out of action for the next couple of months.  Will he ever learn?

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