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Niels Destadsbader and Miguel Wiels have a unique band

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Niels Destadsbader and Miguel Wiels have a unique band

When Niels Destadsbader in 2012, his best friend Robbie lost in a car accident wanted Niels no longer on a stage. Fortunately, there was one person who could convince you that his place on a podium was…

Miguel Wiels followed Niels for quite a while. The songwriter of Q3 was curious about those young, talented guy who when his nose on the window stuck. When he explained it clicked immediately. Or almost… Miguel Wiels then went to net Café Flamand start with Peter Van de Veire and found Niels Destadsbader the perfect match for. He invited Niels out for a coffee. But Niels doesn’t drink coffee. Niels Destadsbader says in het Nieuwsblad Magazine that he didn’t dare tell the great Miguel Wiels, that he does not drink coffee. So drank he braafjes his cup is empty…

It was a beautiful conversation in which the two each other. There was a click, and Miguel Wiels could to Niels Destadsbader make it clear why he was on a stage had to climb. Robbie, who died in a car accident, after all, was not only the best friend of Niels, but also the bassist of his band. For Niels felt like his friend betrayed again on that stage. Without him…

But Miguel Wiels talked to Niels, and taught him in a different way to the situation look. “It is your passion, come on,” were the words of Miguel Niels. Niels Destadsbader felt that he and Miguel not only in a warm professional context, but that there is also a friendly click. And that bond grew only. Miguel Wiels introduced also for to write a song about Robbie, and so grew over time, “play Time”. “Playing time” means still a lot for Niels and he plays it at every gig. “This is Robbie, there is often still a little bit,” he says in het Nieuwsblad Magazine.

The friendship between Niels Destadsbader and Miguel Wiels grew. Not only professional, they are on the same wavelength, but they are also in the same way in life. Both find themselves atypical BV’s their box, really love to do, but all the show that it is not necessary to undertake. “In any circus, we ended up,” they ask themselves sometimes…

Of the age difference – Niels is 29, Miguel 45 – they have never noticed anything. “Except when it comes to success with women,” reveals Miguel Wiels with a touch. To which Niels Destadsbader equally witty replies that he is particularly well located at Miguels wife, Free Souffriau. Because Niels Destadsbader is not only friends with Miguel Wiels, but also with his whole family. They celebrate new year together, Niels brings up the children of Miguel to the music school. They are very close. The biggest connection they find in the way them with friends and family cope. A close bond with each other and you never from the height drafting…

And now Niels Destadsbader and Miguel Wiels their friendship to an even higher level by four theatre shows to bring under the title “Niels and Wiels”. For the first time together on stage. That is very special!

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