Wednesday, 30 January 2013

Music Contact tour news, Feb. 2013

Rainer Zellner and his Music Contact team send the latest news on tours by bands in bluegrass and related music in the February 2013 Music Contact newsletter.

Recordings from the 4th Bluegrass Jamboree! - Festival of Bluegrass & Americana Music (Nov.-Dec. 2012) will be broadcast today (30 Jan.) at 20:05-22:00 on WDR 3. Many reviews, videos, and photos from the tour are available on the internet.

Toy Hearts (Bluegrass & Western Swing, UK; photo above)
16 Feb. Bischofsmühle, 31137 Hildesheim
17 Feb. Das Hotel, 10999 Berlin, 21:00
19 Feb. Bottich, 75175 Pforzheim, 20:15
21 Feb. Haus International, 87435 Kempten, 20:00
22 Feb. Wodan Halle, 79098 Freiburg, 20:30
23 Feb. Sudhaus Peripherie (D-Radio Aufz.), 72072 Tübingen, 20:30
24 Feb. Beavers Museum, 63897 Miltenberg, 20:00
27 Feb. Kesselhaus, Kolbermoor, 20:00

Monroe Crossing (Bluegrass & Gospel from Minnesota; USA)
8 Apr. D.A.I., 72072 Tübingen, 20:00

The Deadly Gentlemen (Bluegrass Rocks!, USA)
2 May Leo's Goldener Stern, 90530 Wendelstein, 20:00
3 May Wodan Halle, 79098 Freiburg
4 May Bürgerhaus, 77815 Bühl, 14:55
5 May Beavers Museum, 63897 Miltenberg, 20:00
6 May Neue Welt, Ingolstadt, 20:00
7 May franz k, 72762 Reutlingen, 20:00
11 May Karl May Festival, Radebeul, 21:00
12 May Karl May Festival, Radebeul, 16:00
13 May el Lokal, CH-8001 Zürich, Switzerland, 20:20
14 May Haus der Kultur, Waldkraiburg, 20:00
17 May Feuerschlösschen, 53604 Bad Honnef, 20:00
20 May Theater Laboratorium, 26121 Oldenburg, 20:00
21 May Schlachthof, 34127 Kassel, 20:00
22 May Der Club, 42579 Heiligenhaus, 20:00
23 May Ratssaal, 28816 Stuhr, 20:00
25 May Zeltfestival, 89032 Ulm, 20:00

The Henry Girls (IRL) (Sept.-Oct.)
'Three Irish Folk Ladies travel to America'
20 July 74821 Mosbach
29 Sept. Kulturzentrum St Barbara, 08115 Lichtentanne (bei Zwickau), 20:00

Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike Girls (new all-women lineup; Bluegrass-Americana) (Oct.)
5 Oct. Country Festival, Curlinghalle im Sportzentrum, CH-Grindelwald, Switzerland, 18:30
10 Oct. Salmen, 77652 Offenburg, 20:00

New Country Rehab (CAN) (Nov.)
'New Energy in Old Country'

5th Bluegrass Jamboree! (25 Nov.-17 Dec.)
29 Nov. Bürgerhaus, 63303 Dreieich, 20:00

'Hillbilly Boogie' - Country and Roots; Free Radio Tübingen, accessible worldwide on the internet here; every Friday 21:00-23:00 

Rainer Zellner
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