IAIN MATTHEWS – Live At Rockpalast 1983 special edition
With this IAIN MATTHEWS Rockpalast release we celebrate a special premiere. For all musicologists out there we have also put all studio versions of the songs being played during this 1983 concert at the Hamburger Markthalle on a bonus disc to compare for the first time.
The personal liner notes for this ROCKPALAST release (more…)
DAVE STEWART & THE SPIRITUAL COWBOYS – Live At Rockpalast 1990
On September 30 2016 MIG Music will release „DAVE STEWART & THE SPIRITUAL COWBOYS– Live At Rockpalast”. After Eurythmics, Dave Stewart opened up a new chapter in his career with this band.
It is no secret that he wrote a whole bunch of hits with Annie Lennox like “Sweet Dreams”, “Who’s That Girl?” or “Here Comes The Rain Again”. But many of (more…)
One of progrocks finest hours – PETER HAMMILL AND K-GROUP live at Rockpalast
When people hear the name PETER HAMILL most of them think of his old band VAN DER GRAAF GENERATOR. During their time the band delivered stuff only for specialists, people with a faible for uncommen sounds or how dprp.net wrote “Van der Graaf Generator is known for their fusion of intelligent music with literary lyrics”.
Last but not least because of Hammill’s (more…)
BLACK UHURU – Roots reggae at ROCKPALAST
At the 9th ROCKPALAST night October 17, 1981, it was the third formation that fully turned on the heat in the packed Grugahalle in Essen. BLACK UHURU rocked the roots reggae with three singers front, the dynamic Michael Rose, cute Puma Jones, leatherclad Duckie Simpson and the world’s best rhythm section – Sly Dunbar (more…)
New Rockpalast videos in our YouTube channel
We have been working hard to bring you more songs from the ROCKPALAST concerts as a video. We would love if you were curious enough to cross your personal genre borders to listen in on one or two of the artists you have not seen yet. As always they are in best possible and enhanced quality – picture and sound.
Starting with post punk (more…)
JOE JACKSON – Live at Rockpalast new editions
Second round is not quite correct though, actually this edition is more of a complete reissue.
In March he was on tour again and also with his go to bassist Graham Maby at his side. JOE JACKSON who is living primarily in Berlin these days, on stage is an entertainer extraordinaire at all times. Like a fan says: “He is always good (more…)