PLANXTY – Superb live recording for Radio Bremen from 1979
The release of a previously unreleased concert of PLANXTY brings us further into the realm of Irish folk. Their influence on the development of contemporary Irish music is still huge.
One of the first to witness PLANXTY’s live debut at Easter 1972 at Galway was DONOVAN Philips Leitch. Neither the Scottish singer nor his management knew that it was the band’s very first performance (more…)
The Rockpalast concerts to come in early 2018The first three releases "Live At Rockpalast" in the new year 2018 will be Edgar Broughton Band in March, The Mission in April and later Van der Graaf Generator.
MANUEL GÖTTSCHING – Concert at Hamburg’s Elbphilharmonie in June 2018
Live performances of Manuel Göttsching are rare. In summer 2018, after a long time, it is the Northern part of Germany that has the pleasure to see “The Göttfather”, as The Guardian named him, play live. Those who live in Düsseldorf and around were able to witness a solo performance of “E2-E4″ on November 16, at the Tonhalle.
With this composition being named after (more…)
Matthews Southern Comfort: New studio album titled “Like A Radio” due in February 2018
Never let it be said that Iain Matthews is one to dwell on past successes. With the new edition of MSC, Iain Matthews is getting back a piece of his own past taking it into the here and now. But maybe this time was necessary until Matthews was ready to continue his musical journey with MSC.
He looked for fresh musicians and formed the (more…)
New DVD/CD-Boxset with a memorable 1978 Rockpalast concert of Muddy Waters
On January 26, 2018, MIG Music starts the new year with a sensational Rockpalast recording of blues heavyweight Muddy Waters. In December 1978, at the Westfalenhalle in Dortmund, the “Hoochie Coochie Man” was still at the height of his creative power. Nobody would have foreseen that only five years after, he would meet his maker. On that evening McKinley Morganfield, so his (more…)
Marius Tilly: New year, new album “Words From The Wilderness”
Marius Tilly is a musical wanderer between worlds who has made up his own crossover atlas from maps of blues, punk, soul, and psychedelic rock starting in the Ruhr area, Germany. He is on a constant quest to find new routes which are too thrilling to end somewhere. With Tilly’s fourth album Words From The Wilderness the journey heads to daring arrangements, (more…)