Giel Beelen is one of the most talked-about radiojocks of the Netherlands. He is the host of 3FM morning show GIEL
en presents GielJazz
at Radio 6. On television he is the face of music program De Beste Singer-Songwriter Van Nederland
and a regular guest on popular TV talkshow DWDD.
Beelen, a self-proclaimed fan of North Sea Jazz Festival, aims at more contemporary styles. In 2011, he released his first compilation album entitled GielJazz
. For his radiowork, he received numerous prestigious awards.