Harvey Summers releases “Moon” on M.i.G.© Adam Piggott
“I’ve always been very visually inspired, it’s one of the reasons I love composing for film, along with my desire to tell a story with my music. I’m always looking for a narrative, a journey or adventure to explore with music and sound. Above all, I want to capture some magic; that child-like sense of wonder which can be so elusive”.
US rockers LIPS TURN BLUE sign with M.i.G.
LIPS TURN BLUE, formerly known in the Upstate New York region as the popular club act, DDRIVE, has regrouped and returned with a new name, a brilliant debut album, a world-wide record contract, and a new member in singer/musician Iggy Marino. The band (nicknamed LTB) which also includes guitarist Don Mancuso, keyboardist Eric Bieber, bassist Mike Mullane, and drummer Roy Stein are currently (more…)
M.i.G. and Hungarian Prog. Rock legend OMEGA announce collaboration
Back in 1962 they formed as a school band, the name was given to them by the promoter back then and they kept it until today: OMEGA. Between all these years there are millions of sold records, countless tours over half the globe and sold out concerts in stadiums. Their English-language albums for the Bacillus label, produced by Peter Hauke (also Nektar, Karthago, (more…)
Oregon will release live-album on the Moosicus label
Credit: Patrick Hinely, Work/Play®
The legend has it that the four Oregon musicians met at the legendary Woodstock Festival in 1969. However, it is documented that at least guitarist/pianist Ralph Towner and bassist Glen Moore were on stage with US singer/songwriter Tim Hardin. But three more years had to pass before Oregon really got off the ground musically. Colin Walcott and Paul McCandless completed (more…)
German “Krautrock” – legend Karthago live at “Rockpalast” TV
In the 1970s, the Berlin based rockgroup Karthago achieved great successes and “belonged to the elite of the German rock scene” (Hamburger Abendblatt). Foreign music magazines, like “Sounds UK” or “New Musical Express” expressed similar views, calling Karthago “The best German rock band of the 70’s” (NME). In 1978, Karthago split up for the first time. In 2003, the band reunited with the (more…)
STIFF LITTLE FINGERS Live @ Rockpalast 1980 and 1981
Started in 1976 as a Deep Purple cover band, the four Northern Irish school friends, singer and guitarist Jake Burns, guitarist Henry Cluney, bassist Gordon Blair and drummer Brian Faloon, discovered punk in 1977. After Blair’s departure from the band, he was replaced by Ali McMordie, the name “Highway Star” no longer seemed appropriate for a snotty punk band and so from then (more…)