Bettie Serveert

Bettie Serveert

The story begins when Canadian-born, Netherlands - reared Carol van Dyk was hired as the live-sound mixer for the celebrated underground band de Artsen (the Doctors). Bunskoeke and Visser were already members, Dubbe was their roadie and the musical side project in which all four friends participated became bettie serveert. (Since you ask, the name means 'Bettie to serve' after Dutch tennis player Bettie Stove, who lost the Wimbledon Ladies Final in 1977).

After a false start in 1986 when they dissolved after only one gig, the band 'reformed'... more