Monday, 5 July 2010

The sensational Moonband

Thanks to Katrin Bobek for news of the Moonband (D), an 'alternative folk' band from Munich, Bavaria, who use 5-string banjo, mandolin, acoustic guitar, and upright bass as well as percussion and other instruments. Their album Songs we like to listen to while traveling through open space will be officially released on 13 August 2010, and they now have promotion in the UK as well.

The Moonband consists of Eugen Mondbasis (vocals, guitar, banjo, bouzouki, harp), Chris Houston (vocals, guitar, slide, percussion), Katrin Bobek (vocals, mandolin, ukulele, banjo, glockenspiel), Andy Henningsen (upright bass), and Elena Tschaffon (percussion).

Listen to the Moonradio, and find the band on CD Baby, Website, MySpace, Facebook, and LastFm.