22/02/13

Google Translate: The all-star project with Jim Kerr unfolds a subtle magic  Basically, one has I already do not feel like 1, an album more hear when behind each item with the stupid word “featuring” a guest post angekündigt is because it is often only the usual tribute stuff follows. And first in the moments one feels here a bit like in the shallow Radio landscape in which PetitessenPop a la Marit Larsen duration whispers.  But after a few unfolds Stucken The debut of one The Dark Flowers subtle, sinister magic.  Behind the alleged all-star project puts the English producer Paul Statham (Dido, Kylie Minogue), the “radio land” as a soundtrack to the book “The Motel Chronicles “,the autobiography of the actor and playwright Sam Shephard.  With it, he invited a handful of singers into the studio to his carefully tramping electronic beats, guitars and banjo sounds a melodic structure to give. Best manage the Jim Kerr of Simple Minds, the force his sonorous voice to the otherwise rather sallow Stucken one be easily recognisable gives. Some songs are however especially beguiling in its simplicity, about which of Shelly Poole infinitely delicate singing “All The Time Running”. Or if Catherine AD in “Aim For The Heart” balances between Beth Gibbons and Polly Jean Harvey.  In the end, no one knows exactly what’s going on: the somnambulant awesome elevator music of Brian Eno and the banalities of The Corrs? possibly indecision, the soundtrack only without the film.”“

Google Translate:

The all-star project with Jim Kerr unfolds a subtle magic

Basically, one has I already do not feel like 1, an album more hear when behind each item with the stupid word “featuring” a guest post angekündigt is because it is often only the usual tribute stuff follows. And first in the moments one feels here a bit like in the shallow Radio landscape in which PetitessenPop a la Marit Larsen duration whispers.

But after a few unfolds Stucken The debut of one The Dark Flowers subtle, sinister magic.

Behind the alleged all-star project puts the English producer Paul Statham (Dido, Kylie Minogue), the “radio land” as a soundtrack to the book “The Motel Chronicles “,the autobiography of the actor and playwright Sam Shephard.

With it, he invited a handful of singers into the studio to his carefully tramping electronic beats, guitars and banjo sounds a melodic structure to give. Best manage the Jim Kerr of Simple Minds, the force his sonorous voice to the otherwise rather sallow Stucken one be easily recognisable gives. Some songs are however especially beguiling in its simplicity, about which of Shelly Poole infinitely delicate singing “All The Time Running”. Or if Catherine AD in “Aim For The Heart” balances between Beth Gibbons and Polly Jean Harvey.

In the end, no one knows exactly what’s going on: the somnambulant awesome elevator music of Brian Eno and the banalities of The Corrs? possibly indecision, the soundtrack only without the film.”“

22/05/13

Ken Stringfellow dates in Germany on the Sit Down And Sing tour.
04 Sept Bremen @ Kito
05 Sept Essen @ Zeche Carl
06 Sept Bielefeld @ Falkendom
07 Sept Berlin @ UFA Fabrik
08 Sept Münster @ Fachwerk
09 Sept Köln @ Wohngemeinschaft
10 Sept Dresden @ Societätstheater
11 Sept Erlangen @ E-Werk
12 Sept Linz @ Posthof
13 Sept Hannover @ Sing Sing (Saal)
14 Sept Hamburg @ Knust

Ken Stringfellow dates in Germany on the Sit Down And Sing tour.

  • 04 Sept Bremen @ Kito
  • 05 Sept Essen @ Zeche Carl
  • 06 Sept Bielefeld @ Falkendom
  • 07 Sept Berlin @ UFA Fabrik
  • 08 Sept Münster @ Fachwerk
  • 09 Sept Köln @ Wohngemeinschaft
  • 10 Sept Dresden @ Societätstheater
  • 11 Sept Erlangen @ E-Werk
  • 12 Sept Linz @ Posthof
  • 13 Sept Hannover @ Sing Sing (Saal)
  • 14 Sept Hamburg @ Knust

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