The Definitivos is a Belgian punk band from Kortrijk, mainly active around 1980. Their most famous song was ‘Courtrai Tonight '.
The group was founded in the late 70's by guitarists Frank Holvoet and Marnik Den Hert soon to be joined by Lucien Callewaert as a singer, and Rik Masselis (drums) and completed in 1981 by second guitarist Peter Coppens.
The Definitivos, named after a cigarette brand, released two albums and two singles on Deaf Records two LPs and did about 150 live gigs a year, in Belgium, France and the Netherlands. They performed as support for Deutsch-Amerikanische Freundschaft, and appeared on TV shows like Hitring and Chewing Rock.
The group split-up in 1985 but was revived again in 2009 with the help of Facebook, and released the compilation album ‘Courtrai Tonight ' in 2010.
So to sum up:
- 80’s Punk / alternative / cult
- ‘Courtrai Tonight ' Compilation release in 2010
... Reason enough to invite them to BIMFEST 2011!