Seven League Beats is a production duo and live act from Zwolle. The duo, consisting of Rob Peters and Dries Bijlsma, produces a variety of electronic music and hiphop, both for various artists and autonomous releases.
Most recently the duo worked on the score for Tim Smit’s international sci-fi debut Redivider, starring Dan Stevens (Legion, Beauty and the Beast) and Berenice Marlohe (Skyfall). 7LB composed all original music for the film which is due for release in 2017. Also, under their own names they recently finished working on Bløf’s forthcoming album Aan, with Dries as lead-producer and Rob as co-producer for the project.
Starting out with electronic releases and touring with their own music, Seven League Beats first started gaining attention when working on Typhoon’s critically acclaimed second album Lobi da Basi and touring as part of his live band. Lobi da Basi won numerous awards such as; 3FM best hiphop, 3 Edison awards and earned gold status in 2015. During the same time the duo started getting traction in film and worked on the Award winning short films; Voorfilm and Démontable by Douwe Dijkstra.