Saturday, 22 October 2011

3rd Bluegrass Jamboree! Festival of Bluegrass and Americana Music - on tour 1-18 Dec. 2011


Rainer Zellner of the Music Contact agency sends details of the 3rd Bluegrass Jamboree! Festival of Bluegrass and Americana Music, which is supported by byte.fm, Akustik Gitarre, Folker, Bear Family Records, No Fences, Hillbillie Guesthouse, German Bluegrass Music Association, Dynamite! magazine, EBMA, and Bluegrass Europe.

For the centennial of the birth of Bill Monroe, Father of Bluegrass Music, the Jamboree takes the theme 'The future of bluegrass' and presents three of the best young bands who are taking the old sound into new dimensions:

Della Mae (USA) 'The Daughters of Bluegrass' (see photo above)
The Deadly Gentlemen (USA) 'Epic Folk & Grasscore'
Cahalen Morrison & Eli West (USA) 'Mountain Roots'

Full details can be seen here or on the Jamboree website. The full tour schedule is:

1 Dec. Reithalle, 77654 Offenburg, 20:00
2 Dec. franz k, 72762 Reutlingen, 20:00
3 Dec. Kammgarn, CH-8200 Schaffhausen, Switzerland, 20:00
4 Dec. Amerikahaus, 80333 Munich (München), 20:00
5 Dec. Zehntscheuer, 88212 Ravensburg, 20:00
6 Dec. Haus International, 87345 Kempten, 20:00
7 Dec. Kulturfabrik, 91154 Roth, 20:00
8 Dec. Haus der Kultur, 84478 Waldkraiburg, 20:00
9 Dec. Harmonie, 53121 Bonn, 19:30
10 Dec. Bürgerhaus Sprendlingen, 63303 Dreieich, 20:00
11 Dec. Landesbühne, 06295 Lutherstadt-Eisleben, 18:00
12 Dec. Koppernik Theater, OREA Hotel Pyramida, Prague, CZ, 19:30
13 Dec. Schlachthof, 34127 Kassel, 20:00
14 Dec. Alte Mälzerei, 99817 Eisenach, 20:00
15 Dec. Domicil, 44137 Dortmund, 20:00
16 Dec. Kulturfabrik Löseke, 31137 Hildesheim, 20:00
17 Dec. Gutsscheune Varrel, 28816 Stuhr, 20:00
18 Dec. Albert Einstein Forum, 41564 Kaarst, 20:00

There will be a worldwide live radio broadcast of the full first show of the tour on Radio Wueste Welle in Tübingen via Internet radio on 2 December at 20:00-24:00 (Central European Time).

RADIO LINK http://188.40.63.198:8000/stream.m3u or http://www.wueste-welle.de/ (click on 'on air' down left).

Read full details here.