Ruben Machtelinckx is a prominent member of the Belgian and European improvised, experimental music scene. As a
guitarist, but equally as a composer. Since the very start of his artistic course, he focusses on personal projects.
In 2013 the quartet Machtelinckx/Badenhorst/Jensson/Wouters released their debut, ‘Faerge’. The album was praised
by international press and was listed ‘Best Belgian jazz release’ by KNACK magazine. Later the band issued a second
For many years, Machtelinckx is part of Linus, a duo with saxophone player Thomas Jillings. Their lauded debut,
‘Onland’, was followed by very specific collaborations