Fairytale – On tour in April with Irish folk legend Gerry O’Connor
Beginning of April 2017 the Irish folk legend Gerry O’Connor (The Dubliners / The Dublin Legends) and the Mystic Folk formation Fairytale will play several concerts in German cities.
The Dubliners, or these days rather The Dublin Legends, are one of the most successful Irish folk bands ever. But Gerry O’Connor is not only active with them. His four string banjo playing is especially innovative, experimenting with everything (more…)
Tex-Mex queen Patricia Vonne on tour 2017
In spring 2017, the American singer and songwriter Patricia Vonne will visit Europe for several concerts again. Last fall she swirled over German stages and took her audience for a good 90 minutes to Texas. And at the end of the set, probably everybody wondered “what, are we already finished?”
Patricia Vonne, dressed in velvet and lace but with a cowboy hat and booties, is always (more…)
SIENA ROOT are signing with MIG Music
The Swedish band SIENA ROOT has signed a worldwide record contract with M.I.G. Made In Germany Music in Hanover. “A Dream Of Lasting Peace” is the sixth studio album of the Swedish retro rock pioneers and is already scheduled for release end of April this year. The psychedelic and progressive rockers of SIENA ROOT already have an established and loyal fan base in (more…)
Bertus Group new distribution partner for France starting Februar 1, 2017Starting with February 1, the Hanover label MIG Music GmbH will distribute in France via Bertus. The contract was signed with Bertus Group Holland as holding for Bertus France. Bertus is in the business for more than 40 years now and has a huge central warehouse in Rotterdam at their command.
Champion Jack Dupree – New Rockpalast live DVD commemorating the 25th anniversary of his death
On January 21, 2017, it has been 25 years since the great barrelhouse blues pianist and singer Champion Jack Dupree died. Dupree who was born in New Orleans was one of the very first blues musicians to cross the Atlantic in 1959 to escape a life of segregation and racism still prevailing in the United States at that time.
The Caribbean influences of his home town (more…)
Trilok Gurtu and Evelyn Glennie live – “The Rhythm in Me”
Bringing together two of the planet’s most virtuosic and innovative percussionists, on February 1, 2017 in Glasgow, the Celtic Connections festival presents the world première of Trilok Gurtu’s and Evelyn Glennie’s first collaborative creation, “The Rhythm in Me”, to celebrate the 70th anniversary of India’s independence in 2017.
A triple Grammy winner, Scotland’s Dame Evelyn Glennie OBE has premièred more than 200 works by (more…)