Iain Matthews on the enhanced re-release of his album “Walking the Changing Line”
Although I hadn’t realized at the time, this recording was one of the most important of my career; a comeback of sorts. It was my one and only concept album and would reap dividends for the rest of my career which, by the way, is still some thirty years, after the fact, moving forward.
It was 1987 and I’d been denying the creative muse (more…)
Blues brothers: New DVDs in our “Live At Rockpalast” series
MIG Music transforms February 24, 2017, into a day for the blues – with three new releases in the series “Live At Rockpalast“: the concert of Champion Jack Dupree from 1980, George Thorogood from 1980 and Pat Travers from the year 1976, one of his very first shows in Europe. All three of them love the blues, each interpreting it in his very particular (more…)
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…)