Thursday, 26 May 2011

Downtown Ramblers: Euro Tour 2011

If the Icelandic volcano Grimsvötn permits, tomorrow (Friday 27 May) the Downtown Ramblers (S), #1 European Bluegrass Band 2009, will begin a week-long tour taking them to four countries. The tour begins and ends with two major European festivals: the Spring Bluegrass Festival, Willisau (CH), and the European World of Bluegrass (EWOB) Festival, Voorthuizen (NL).

The Downtown Ramblers will be playing songs from their new album, On the other side of the city, released less than two weeks ago on Saturday 14 May. The full tour schedule is:

Sat. 28 May Spring Bluegrass Festival, Willisau (CH)
Sun. 29 May Southern Kitchen, Malmö (S)
Mon. 30 May MusicStar, Norderstedt (D)
Tues. 31 May House concert, Stein (D)
Wed. 1 June House concert, Hamburg (D)
Thurs. 2 June Kulturforum, Kiel (D)
Sat. 4 June EWOB Festival, Voorthuizen (NL)

The Ramblers add:

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The new album On the other side of the city can be bought online here. You can also keep up with the Downtown Ramblers on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.