50 years ago ……

The Tielman Brothers started the Dutch Rock’nRoll music. Andy Tielman (now 72 years young) and lots of other old celebrity’s were present in The Heineken Music Hall in Amsterdam at a music-festival and celebrated the 50-th anniversary of Dutch pop music……

In the early years of the pop-music industry the payment in Germany was a lot better than in the Netherlands, so the Tielman Brothers got world-famous in Germany! They were making R&R and showed how it was meant to look like ……….

In those days when Indonesia was liberated from the Dutch colonialism, the Indonesian people had to choose between Dutch or Indonesian passport. The Tielman family choose for the Dutch and started their music career in the Netherlands ….

The next two videos show their absolute originality ………….