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Hi! We're an alternative rock/pop band from Amsterdam, since '91! X, de Betties https://t.co/AumJko1bEl

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Als je wilt kun je t/m 9 okt stemmen op ‘KINK 1500’, leuk dat er 4 Bettie liedjes in de lijst staan, moge de beste… https://t.co/hUHDUCPClFAn old review in the Rolling Stone from 22 Sept 1994, I found it in one of my scrapbooks :) #bettieserveert https://t.co/re5WnO9mvU
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10/7
2020
@machinefabriek @mshiflet Maybe our Palomine cover in the film ‘Empire Records’ from 1995?Kijk eens wie er vandaag jarig is! Look who's birthday it is today! 🎉☀️🎂🎁🎈 https://t.co/RN8qaj3a39
9/20
2020
Peter & Carol zijn te gast bij Femke van der Veen ‘KINK & Co-host’ op 31 aug om 19:00 en draaien hun favoriete jare… https://t.co/RYDJYfImVdZangeres Carol en gitarist Peter van @BettieServeert schuiven maandagavond aan bij Femke van der Veen in KINK & Co-… https://t.co/yeZeckxXDq
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8/30
2020
27 years ago, on 29 Aug ’93, we played @ Reading Festival, totally awesome! We saw Big Star & The Posies play and l… https://t.co/DwxZEJqpNI
8/29
2020
@MarioPotappel Helaas, wij hebben niet de rechten van de opnames noch de financiën om het uit te brengen, maar gelu… https://t.co/f62DVseLlJ3 Amigos - dejeuner sur l'herbe, social distancing style ;) #staysafe #staycation #bettieserveert https://t.co/O2mi0i9OUd
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8/10
2020
Hoera, gefeliciteerd met je verjaardag, Joppe! X, de Betties 🎉☀️🎂🎁🎈 https://t.co/qaHCfQTspN
6/25
2020
Happy 75th B-Day to Betty Stöve! For those who don’t know, we named our band after her tennis-instruction books, bu… https://t.co/KqyydqGDPq
6/24
2020
Hi there! We hope you’re staying safe in these surreal times. We love all of you, no matter who you are or where yo… https://t.co/HZtRUQKkus
6/21
2020
@PJFJosh Thanks, Josh, we'll put it online someday soon ;) @BerendDubbe 😘 X, Carol @HBunskoeke Ohhhhhh yes :) @heleenkuiper No, not really 😂 @03HT Oops, you're totally right, it was in '89! @mrtojo @matadorrecords We would LOVE to see all of them, Tom!Exactly 25 years ago today @bettieserveert played at our venue! #soundsliketwitter https://t.co/ydzeDEBOvQ https://t.co/Gt6JU5oWd5
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert @jolietjosh Thanks, Josh! Well, it was a 'small' version & the lyrics are a bit different @roelsiebrand Diederik will be forever missed, thanks for posting this, Roel 😘 @soundstilburg @CarolLeevanDyk @phavisser @BerendDubbe @HBunskoeke Thank YOU for setting this up! 🥰 @DanielLohues @BerendDubbe @mallofamerica Klopt!#soundsliketwitter #bettieserveert #palomine Nou dát was leuk! Iedereen bedankt! Well thát was fun! Thanks everybody!
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert @matadorrecords @soundstilburg @bettieserveert Thank you matador. For all.
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertFrom all the Betties: thank you so much to everyone for your overwhelming responses, this was great fun! Stay safe,… https://t.co/YVC0f5MuJEAhhh meeeeennnnn! 😍🥰😍🥰😍🥰😍 What a great listening party! Thank you thank you thank you so much @bettieserveerthttps://t.co/sjfSeWWnH8
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Retweeted by Bettie ServeertPoster for the first demo. #soundsliketwitter https://t.co/MwrSN68Mpu
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert @joppeplaysdrums De eerste 10 jaar waren ook niet mis. @BerendDubbe wist ze goed te raken. @CarolLeevanDyk zong in… https://t.co/0NltpuVa5Z
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertThe afterparty: playing all Palomine-singles... Tomboy #soundsliketwitter https://t.co/geUzX91fd7
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert(vertical photo) #soundsliketwitter Diederik van der Donk, the photographer of the iconic Palomine cover who sadly… https://t.co/9eykq6Z3rP
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert#soundsliketwitter I may be listed as the designer of the cover but my input (if there was any) was minimal. It's t… https://t.co/0EsEsivDZj
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert#soundsliketwitter This is an outtake photo by the late and very much missed Diederik van der Donk who obviously sh… https://t.co/SwaG9tulRT
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertSo great to listen to “Palomine” and to hear from you all. I open three boxes of photos. (Don;t worry, I won’t sub… https://t.co/1URFBfjbHp
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Retweeted by Bettie ServeertI always end up going to the B-sides during these Twitter listening parties @bettieserveert #palominehttps://t.co/IfL5OJjPsH
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertCarol: Peter & I recorded the 1st ‘Palomine (small)’ demo with 2 PZM microphones and his old cassette player. If yo… https://t.co/kJkbjJT10eCarol: Summer of ’92, after the Betties came back from our 1st show (CMJ Matador showcase) at the Knitting Factory… https://t.co/g98yU1zqCh @roelsiebrand @soundstilburg @bettieserveert ah! dezelfde keukendeur en vliegenhor! hier 4 jaar later;-) https://t.co/qzjgu5zRfL
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertCarol: We stared out writing the song called ’Sundazed’, but ended up connecting another song called ‘To the Core’… https://t.co/UA34wT5DDj @HBunskoeke Yeah ;)#soundsliketwitter #bettieserveert #palomine https://t.co/gIRPrTXwPU
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Retweeted by Bettie ServeertCarol: In ’93 we met Lou Barlow in Boston, he came to our dressing room after seeing our show. He was just as shy a… https://t.co/lK2z0cq1RuCarol: We were already big fans of Dinosaur Jr & then discovered that Lou Barlow had his own band called Sebadoh. ‘… https://t.co/pFzsQvx1jxThis Thing Nowhere: Carol: You can really hear that we had been listening to Dinosaur Jr. a lot. We were the openi… https://t.co/TBOgKm0lm9#soundsliketwitter #bettieserveert #palomine https://t.co/hnqROangMs
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertCarol: Summer ’91 we re-wrote ‘Balentine’ for the Betties & recorded it on our first demo in Dec. But these are the… https://t.co/tALFlBnVyeI stole that Balentine snare riff from Andy Loomis, the drummer of Dead Moon
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertCarol: ’Balentine’ is one of the songs I wrote around ’89 at Berend’s home in Amsterdam for this project and it was… https://t.co/caLAuqCYWrCarol: Between Christmas & New Years, we would gather all our music instruments and write & record the songs on cas… https://t.co/k6k4HajtSaBalentine: Carol: Back in the late ‘80s (before we started Bettie Serveert) Peter, Berend Dubbe & I had a music pro… https://t.co/ozRJdYOYhkMy favorite live song. Remember berend?
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Retweeted by Bettie ServeertCarol:During soundcheck of the 2nd show, we taught Berend & Herman the song & played it live for the 1st time that… https://t.co/9tu7V50sjmCarol: Peter and I had been working on ‘Under The Surface’ for a while & finished it on the Dutch ‘Koninginnedag’ (… https://t.co/eJqtXjExubI remember banging through a bass drum head with the bass drum pedal thingie at the first hit of Under the Surface… https://t.co/8KTBtUwNnZ
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Retweeted by Bettie ServeertTom boy is me mums favorite. She’s one herself
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertCarol: The original lyrics from aug ’91 https://t.co/Q9SeRIcHOATom Boy: Carol: Fall ’91 Berend came into our practice space and said that he came up with a nice little guitar rif… https://t.co/5hftcafC5S#soundsliketwitter My personalised Bettie Serveert birthday card. I think approx. 1993-ish #bettieserveert #palomine https://t.co/49pdyGfydM
Retweeted by Bettie Serveertfrom 1992- Bettie Serveert at the E. Houston Street Knitting Factory, as MC’d by the late, great Charlie Ondras… https://t.co/sKiLZdpwgK
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert(pt. VIII) (cont.) (if you wanna shorten that to “best debut albums in history, that’s ok, too)… https://t.co/3A7Wjaok3j
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert(pt. VII) is there any point in ranking the best debut albums in Matador history? Absolutely not. So let’s just s… https://t.co/rbxVxXC0nD
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Retweeted by Bettie ServeertCarol: Later that evening we performed ‘Brain-Tag’ live for the very 1st time ever. Btw, that’s the reason why that… https://t.co/6rWcRM1rXjCarol: The 1st time we played ‘Brain-Tag’ with Herman and Berend was during soundcheck @ Willemeen in Arnhem 4 Jan… https://t.co/ThiAoYgeB3Carol: The very next day I played ‘Brain-Tag’ for Peter. He liked it a lot and came up with his beautiful guitar so… https://t.co/6vQSmK3dFhCarol: On Nov 25 ’91 Peter, Berend and I went to see Nirvana play a legendary concert at the Paradiso in Amsterdam.… https://t.co/7GJQS4hkdt9:30 club Washington DC. 1993(?) Soldering speaker wires right before the show after the rats chewed through them. Again. #soundsliketwitter
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertBraintag beginnen op pinkpop was best eng.
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert(pt. IV) so much so that we were scrambling for napkins to compose a makeshift “contract” for the release of ‘Palom… https://t.co/eSSwrgigup
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert(pt. V) perfect quartet w/ crazy chemistry sounds like horrible hyperbole i know but at the time it was true and in… https://t.co/Oey08bkDCb
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert(pt. VI) Carol’s a once-in-a-lifetime vocalist and some of us are still trying to figure out the sideways Neil Youn… https://t.co/2SjJGgrzCz
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Retweeted by Bettie ServeertCarol:Kid’s Allright’s mostly about the time I lived with my grandparents when I just came to Holland. Except the p… https://t.co/o4MTba1PxPCarol: Summer ’91 Peter came by and played me part of a song that he wrote, which became the verse of Kid’s Allrigh… https://t.co/MWA6pp5ycqCarol: ‘Palomine’ is mostly about the people I knew who died way to young, hoping that somehow they’d be able to he… https://t.co/UmWc42nLGQ @bettieserveert watching football at the sports cafe https://t.co/xpadTeBvQe
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert(pt. III) to say we were blown away by the new band (ie. Bettie Serveert) would be the understatement of the centur… https://t.co/YFC4mJUo1V
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert @bettieserveert It was Chris Lombardi's apartment #soundsliketwitter #palomine #bettieserveert
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Retweeted by Bettie ServeertAh extra basslijntje!
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertAnd there was a real nice 12” version of the remastered palomine-single #soundsliketwitter https://t.co/Lwm07s1SRw
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertThis album changed my life. Seriously folks. Also starting a band with one's best friends and then becoming succesf… https://t.co/3VZKHdVoJE
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertPalomine: Carol: We were staying at the apartment of one of the Matador Records owners b/c they invited us to play… https://t.co/SLTPv6znZ3Bless Carol to ever write Palomine #soundsliketwitter #palomine #bettieserveert
Retweeted by Bettie Serveert#soundsliketwitter I photographed @bettieserveert in 2012 for the VPRO Gids to celebrate the fact that there was a… https://t.co/pmKekRYhht
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Retweeted by Bettie Serveert @ronvandenboom I love you #soundsliketwitter #palomine #bettieserveert
Retweeted by Bettie ServeertCarol: Leg was written in Fall ’91. It started as an acoustic (me on a 12-string) song that Peter & I played. It to… https://t.co/DMeFD3UV8jIk ben er!
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Retweeted by Bettie Serveert @bettieserveert Old crap from an old fanfriend. Heard your 1st demo at Berend and Tanna's, first show at Jacobiberg… https://t.co/43vJE0LLA0
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5/17
2020

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