The Skywalkers, Freakbeat is back! The Skywalkers is a Freakbeat duo formed in Zwaag and based in Utrecht, Netherlands. The Skywalkers consist of organ player Jacco Gardner and drummer Hugo van de Poel. Both singer songwriters, they bundled their strengths to write songs together.
Their sound is easily recognizable because of the simple combination of Philicorda organ and basic drums, this together with the overdriven edgy vocals create a raw, energetic whole.
hey get their inspiration from bands like; The Zombies, Herman’s Hermits, The Seeds, The Electric Prunes, Tomorrow, The Blues Magoos, The 13th Floor Elevators, Love, The Pretty Things, Strawberry Alarmclock and many others that moved the underground scene from ‘65 till ‘68.