Vast countenance is a Dutch band which exists for five years now. The band is originated in the region of Amsterdam.
The music of Vast Countenance is very inspired by sixties groups like Beatles, Stones, Velvet Underground, and CSN&Y, but combined with a modern touch
Other more recent acts vast countenance feels connected to are blind melon, gomez, rufus wainwright.
In 2004 Vast countenance completed their first demo, which received good critics in Amsterdam music scene. In 2007 Vast countenance completed their first full blown album, which contains ten songs.
This received good critics in nationwide Dutch music press, and got the band playing all over the country. The band played a wide range of shows, to crowds of 500 people to crowds of 50 people.