Monday, 5 May 2014

News and Tourdates from Music Contact

Thanks to MUSIC CONTACT's Rainer Zellner for some tour dates and information (please contact venue - as dates may change).

The Foghorn Stringband at Bühl Bluegrass Festival
on 2nd May (photo: Lilly Pavlak)
Dear friends of USA Roots Music,
some of you might remember them of the Bluegrass Jamboree Tour 2012: The tall blonde woman and the equally tall man with the cowboy hat, Reeb Willms and Caleb Klauder enthusiastic with strong and spirited vocals roaming through all genres of Folk, Honky Tonk Country, Oldtime to bluegrass .
Now these two finally are touring with their full band, the FOGHORN STRING BAND, their first time in Germany. Foghorn Stringband is the shining gold standard for American stringband music, with seven albums, thousands of shows, over a decade of touring under their belts, and two entirely new generations of old-time musicians following their lead. Through all this, they’ve never let the music grow cold; instead they’ve been steadily proving that American roots music is a never-ending well of inspiration. From their origins in Portland, Oregon’s underground roots music scene, the core duo of Foghorn Stringband, Caleb Klauder, whose wistful, keening vocals and rapid-fire mandolin picking have always been the heart of the band, and Stephen ‘Sammy’ Lind, ... [read more on their website here...]
Meet the band, namely:
Caleb Klauder - Mandoline, Fiddle, Vocals
Reeb Willms - Gitarre, Vocals
Stephen „Sammy“ Lind - Fiddle, Banjo, Vocals
Nadine Landry - Acoustic Bass, Vocals

at these shows in Germany/Switzerland:
Tourdates Foghorn Stringband
Hard Driving Oldtime Bluegrass -
  • 02.05.2014 77815 Bühl Bürgerhaus 21:15
  • 03.05.2014 95100 Selb Factoria 20:00
  • 06.05.2014 72762 Reutlingen franz k 20:00
  • 08.05.2014 PRIVATE SHOW 18:30
  • 09.05.2014 88212 Ravensburg Zehntscheuer 20:00
  • 11.05.2014 73525 Schwäbisch Gmünd Landesgartenschau 12:00
  • 13.05.2014 75175 Pforzheim Bottich 20:15
  • 14.05.2014 CH-Zürich GZ Buchegg 20:00
  • 15.05.2014 87435 Kempten Haus International 20:00
  • 16.05.2014 79098 Freiburg Wodan Halle 20:30
  • 18.05.2014 12679 Berlin Auster Club 20:00
  • 20.05.2014 A-6370 Kitzbühel Café Praxmair 20:00
  • 21.05.2014 84478 Waldkraiburg Haus der Kultur 20:00
  • 22.05.2014 89032 Ulm Zeltfestival 20:00
  • 24.05.2014 CH-6248 Willisau Bluegrass Festival 18:00
  • 25.05.2014 80995 München Rattlesnake Saloon 20:00
  • 26.05.2014 85049 Ingolstadt Neue Welt 20:30
Dates of Bluegrass Jamboree!- Festival of Bluegrass and Americana Music 2014
25 November - 13 December 2014 --- Check out dates here
supported by WDR, No Fences, Bear Family Records, Dynamite Magazin, Wheels, GBMA, Hufgeflüster, Hillbilly Guesthouse, Folker - more info

MUSIC CONTACT Rainer Zellner
Saarstrasse 8   D-72070 Tübingen
Tel: +49 7073 2250 mobil: +49 170 2134 999