Boxin’ The Vox is the Irish folk duo from the lowlands of Holland featuring David Plasmeijer (banjo, lute) and Anne-Lotte Paymans (guitar). In August 2013, Anne-Lotte and David played their first show as Boxin’ The Vox in Mulligans Irish Music Bar, Amsterdam.
Their music is influenced by Irish folk musicians like Luka Bloom, Christy Moore, Mary Black, Sinéad O’Connor, The Dubliners, The Fureys and The Pogues. 60/70 artists like Melanie, Joni Mitchell, Simon & Garfunkel, Boudewijn de Groot and contemporary acts like The Cranberries, Dolores O’Riordan, The Young Folk, Amy Macdonald and KT Tunstall. David and Anne-Lotte played on multiple Irish festivals in Holland and toured Ireland, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Normandy and Brittany in France.
Their first album Take Me Home was released in Ireland in June 2017 and in Holland in August 2017. In May 2020, Boxin’ The Vox released their second studio album Seven White Horses. The new album with 10 original, self-written songs is recorded in Studio Doornenburg in the Netherlands and Malbay Studios in Ireland, featuring Adam Shapiro (fiddle) and Jon O’Connell (double bass) from The Fiddle Case, David Munnelly (box) and Janos Koolen (mandoline).
For more info, head to: boxinthevox.com
And take a listen to the track ‘Seven White Horses’, below…