Thanks to Wolfgang Mark of the press office of the city of Bühl, in Baden, south-west Germany, for the news that a press conference on the 8th International Bühl Bluegrass Festival (14-15 May 2010) will be held at 11.00 a.m. on Wednesday 21 April 2010 in the Rathaus I, Alter Trausaal, Hauptstraße 47, 77815 Bühl.
Hans Striebel, mayor of the city, Wolfgang Jokerst of the Bühl culture department, Walter Fuchs, festival director, and Rüdiger Schmitt of Kleinkunst im Schüttekeller will be present to give all information on the Festival.
If you will be attending as a media representative, or wish to receive the press package, contact Wolfgang Mark at the above address; tel. +49 (0) 72 23) 9 35-2 82, fax -2 89; e-mail. A press release (in German) and copies of the Festival programme (outside and inside) are available.
Bands taking part this year include Uncle Earl (USA), the Midnight Ramblers (USA), G2 Bluegrass Band (S), the Sons of Navarone (BE), and 4 Wheel Drive (BE/D/NL), who will perform both with James Talley (USA) and with Jolanda Peters (NL).