Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Music Contact: USA Roots Music Tour News, Mar. 2011

Shotgun Party (USA), the 'wild three' from Austin, TX, who will be touring in Sept./Oct. 2011

Thanks to Rainer Zellner for the Music Contact agency's March 2011 USA Roots Music newsletter. The major tours currently scheduled for this year for USA folk, roots, acoustic country, and bluegrass music are now as follows. Full details, with links and contact data for venues, are on the Music Contact tour page.

Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike (USA)
5 May Stadthalle, 82110 Germering, 19:30
6 May Wodan Halle, 79098 Freiburg, 20:30
7 May Jegelscheune, 90530 Wendelstein, 20:00
8 May Kulturhaus, 74343 Sachsenheim, 19:00
13 May Bürgerhaus, 77815 Bühl (Bühl International Bluegrass Festival), 21:15
14 May D.A.I., 72072 Tübingen, 20:30
19 May Bath International Music Festival, England
22 May Kreuzkirche, 34119 Kassel, 20:00
25 May Der Club, 42579 Heiligenhaus, 20:30
28 May Schweizer. Landwirtschaftsmuseum Burgrain, CH-6248 Alberswil (bei Willisau), Switzerland
31 May Kulturforum, 90762 Fürth, 20:00
1 June Haus der Kultur, 84478 Waldkraiburg, 20:00
2 June Dorfgemeinschaftshaus Nümbrecht / Berkenroth, 51588 Nümbrecht, 21:45
3 June Müggenkrug, 26125 Oldenburg, 20:00
4-5 June Karl May Festival, 01445 Radebeul

The Toy Hearts (UK)
14 May Bürgerhaus, 77815 Bühl, 16:45

Shotgun Party (USA)
1 Oct. Country Festival, CH-Grindelwald, Switzerland, 18:30

3rd Bluegrass Jamboree! Festival of Bluegrass and Americana Music: featuring Cahalen Morrison & Eli West (Mountain Roots), the Deadly Gentlemen (Epic Folk & Grasscore), and Della Mae (The Daughters of Bluegrass)
10 Dec. Landesbühne, 06295 Lutherstadt-Eisleben, 19:30
18 Dec. Albert Einstein Forum, 41564 Kaarst, 20:00

The Wilders, May 2012

Bookings are open for artists from the 'Masters of Strings' stable - Mike Marshall, Chris Thile, Bela Fleck, Caterina Lichtenberg, Abigail Washburn - either singly or in combinations.

MUSIC CONTACT Rainer Zellner
Roots Music Booking and Production
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