DECEMBER, 24th 2016 - KARAKTER MANAGEMENT - THANK YOU FOR A GREAT 2016!
2016 was a great year! We had a great year, with great releases, festivals and tours, award nominations and winning awards, synch-placements, chart entries and most of all: Great music we are working for and people we are are working with. We’ve released 3 albums this year, some of our artists are working on great new albums for next year, our artists played over 300 festivals and shows in Europe, North America, South America, Japan and Australia, we had our first music theatre premiere earlier this year in New York, our Maifeld Derby festival was a great success in it’s 6th year. Our sister „Love Your Artist“ is working with over 80 artists, festivals and local promoters for a fairer and more transparent ticketing and merchandise market. Thanks to everybody within the Karakter family for working with so much passion and heart for our artists and projects, thanks to all of our business partners, we are working hard together for artists and most of all: Thanks to our artists and to those people, where this music makes a difference in their life. Excited and looking forward to everything, 2017 is gonna bring! More to follow in 2017 :-)
DECEMBER, 9th 2016 - GET WELL SOON - Live album „Vexations16“ with full orchestra out today
Get Well Soon's first live album is out today: A few months ago, Mr. Gropper played the „Vexations“ album together with a orchestra. The album was completly rearranged for that night, and in our opinion it sounds great! Today VEXATIONS16 is out! Get it here: http://www.vexations16.com Thanks to everyone, who made this happen! The profit will be donated to the work of „Save The Children“. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lmdEnGLivcc
DECEMBER, 6th 2016 - Wallis Bird - Nominated as Best Irish Act by the Irish Times
Delighted to announce that Wallis BIRD got nominated by the Irish Times Culture as 'Best Irish Act' in their culture awards! Well deserved everybody and congrats Wallis! http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/music/the-ticket-awards-2016-and-the-music-nominees-are-1.2889206
DECEMBER, 4th 2016 - Keston Cobblers’ Club - tour announced
Excited that Keston Cobblers' Club are going to be back on tour next year playing songs from the new album! 18th April, Manchester, RNCM / 19th April, Brighton, Komedia / 20th April, Portsmouth, Wedgewood Rooms / 21st April, London, Union Chapel / 22nd April, Ashford, St Mary's Church / 23rd April, Exeter, Phoenix / 25nd April, Milton Keynes, The Stables / 26th April, Nottingham, The Rescue Rooms / 27th April, Kendal, Brewery Arts Centre / 28th April, Durham, Gala Theatre / 29th April, Sheffield, The Greystones / 30th April, Bristol, The Lantern /
DECEMBER, 1st 2016 - MAIFELD DERBY Festival 2017 - first headliner announced
Very excited to announce that MODERAT are going to be one of our headliners for the Maifeld Derby Festival 2017. Many more great artists to be announced soon up until christmas!
NOVEMBER, 26th 2016 - WALLIS BIRD - National German TV ZDF Aspekte
Wallis Bird was invited to play her song "Change" on national german tv in the ZDF aspekte show. The tour with dates in Japan, Australia in Europe will start next week in Japan, then Australia and from 19th Jan on Europe.
NOVEMBER, 23rd 2016 - WALLIS BIRD - Japanese & Australian Tourdates
Wallis Bird’s tour in Japan and Australia will start very soon, including 23 shows & festivals in Japan & Australia! 8th Dec - JPN – Taku Taku, Kyoto / 10th Dec - JPN – Star Pine’s Cafe, Musashino, Tokyo / 11th Dec - JPN – Star Pine’s Cafe, Musashino, Tokyo / 15th December - Pelican Playhouse Theatre, Grafton NSW / 16th December - The Bellingen Brewery, Bellingen NSW / 17th December - Wauchope Arts Concert, Wauchope NSW / 18th December - The Metropole, Katoomba NSW / 21st December - The Phoenix, Canberra ACT / 27th December - Sun 1st January — Woodford Folk Festival (6 shows), Woodford QLD / 3rd January - Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane QLD / 5th January - Northcote Social Club, Melbourne VIC / 6th January - 8th January - Cygnet Folk Festival (3 shows) TAS / 11th January - Small Ballroom, Newcastle NSW / 12th January - Newtown Social Club, Sydney NSW / 13th & Sat 14th January - Illawarra Folk Festival (2 shows) NSW //
NOVEMBER, 20th 2016 - HUNDREDS - Successful tour
We are very happy that the release tour of HUNDREDS was such a big success, thanks to everybody who helped to make their most successful tour ever happen and thanks to over 7000 people coming to the shows! The 2017 tour is announced now as well: 09.03. AT-Graz- PPC / 10.03. AT-Wien - Flex Café / 11.03. CH-Düdingen - Bad Bonn / 12.03. CH-Luzern - Schüür / 14.03. Konstanz - Kulturladen / 15.03. Freiburg - Jazzhaus / 16.03. Mannheim - Alte Feuerwache / 17.03. Erfurt - Stadtgarten / 18.03. Düsseldorf - Zakk / 19.03. Wiesbaden - Schlachthof / 21.03. Osnabrück - Lagerhalle / 22.03. Berlin - Astra / 23.03. Erlangen - E-Werk / 24.03. Leipzig - Täubchenthal //
NOVEMBER, 18th 2016 - HUNDREDS - on national german TV ZDF Aspekte
HUNDREDS got invited to play their song „Spotless" on national german tv in the ZDF aspekte show. After a sold out tour and a successful album release including charts entries, the band is going into a short break, before they are back touring in spring 2017.
NOVEMBER, 14th 2016 - Sam Vance-Law - Welcome to the team
We are excited to announce that Sam Vance-Law is a part of the Karakter family! A truly talented songwriter and finally our first canadian in the gang, it’s about time! :How can you describe his music? We are not gonna try to describe it, just listen to the link below, the song is called ‚Prettyboy‘ and you will understand, why we felt in love with him. https://soundcloud.com/samvancelaw
NOVEMBER, 10th 2016 - ANAIS MITCHELL - ‚Why We Build The Wall‘-
“Why We Build The Wall” from Anais Mitchell's ‚hadestown' was released in conjuction w/ an advance EP from the live cast recording of ‚Hadestown', and to be honest, we really wanted to recirculate the song after the result of the US election. Art is against fear. art is against walls. You can buy the EP here: http://apple.co/2fF0qJT
NOVEMBER, 4th 2016 - Hundreds - Album ‚Wilderness‘ out now
We are delighted to announce that since today the new HUNDREDS album WILDERNESS is out now (CD, CD Deluxe, Vinyl, Digital). Thanks to so many great reviews and all the support, the band is getting at the moment. At the moment the band is on an almost sold out release tour.
NOVEMBER, 2nd 2016 - Hundreds - New tour for spring 2017 announced
HUNDREDS tourstart in 2 days and the new album Wilderness is out in a few days. As many dates on the upcoming tour are already sold out, we are happy to announce 14 more dates for spring 17! 09.03.17 AT-Graz - PPC / 10.03.17 AT-Wien - Flex / 11.03.17 CH-Düdingen - Bad Bonn / 12.03.17 CH-Luzern - Schüür / 14.03.17 GER-Konstanz - Kulturladen / 15.03.17 GER-Freiburg - Jazzhaus / 16.03.17 GER-Mannheim - Alte Feuerwache / 17.03.17 GER-Erfurt - Stadtgarten / 18.03.17 GER-Düsseldorf - Zakk / 19.03.17 GER-Wiesbaden - Schlachthof / 21.03.17 GER-Osnabrück - Lagerhalle / 22.03.17 GER-Berlin - Astra / 23.03.17 GER-Erlangen - E-Werk / 24.03.17 GER-Leipzig - Täubchenthal
OCTOBER, 31st 2016 - Wallis Bird - on national german TV *ARD*
Delighted that Wallis Bird was invited by german’s national broadcast station ARD into
their main news show „Tagesschau“.
OCTOBER, 27th 2016 - Get Well Soon - Album „Vexations“ with grand orchestra
Get Well Soon - Thank you everybody who helped to make this happen! It was a very special night: The album "Vexations" got completly rearranged for a grand orchestra and got performed at Oct 23rd in Mannheim in the National Theatre by KONSTANTIN GROPPER & THE ORCHESTRA OF THE NATIONALTHEATER MANNHEIM. EPIC.
OCTOBER, 21st 2016 - HUNDREDS - New Video to the song *Spotless*
Watch the great new video of *Spotless*, a song from the upcoming HUNDREDS-album „Wilderness“, out Nov 4th 2016.
OCTOBER, 16th 2016 - ANAIS MITCHELL - Hadestown Original Live Cast EP out now through Warner Records
Warner Records have released the ‘Why We Build the Wall” EP. It features four songs recorded during the New York Theatre Workshop presentation of Anais Mitchell's HADESTOWN theatre show. The full Original Live Cast Recording will be released next year.
OCTOBER, 14th 2016 - HUNDREDS - New Album „WILDERNESS“ - out Nov 4th
The new HUNDREDS album „WILDERNESS“ will be out at the 4th November on CD, CD Deluxe (incl. 6 add. tracks/remixes), Double Vinyl and off course digitally. It's a large, extraordinary, and forceful piece of work that intonates a part of human history by delving deep into a world of electronic tones. In doing so, they have broken the structures of conventional pop music and replaced them with escalating arrangements and unconventional beats. Nevertheless, this record finds ample room for meticulous pop, which Hundreds command equally as well.
OCTOBER, 10th 2016 - Wallis Bird announced 64 shows tour across Europe, Japan & Australia
We’ve announced the new Wallis Bird tour, including 64 shows in the UK, Japan, Australia, Ireland, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium & The Netherlands. More shows for France & Italy announced soon! 9th Nov - UK - London - The Forge / 12th Nov - UK - Fletching, East Sussex - Trading Boundries / 13th Nov - UK - South Devon - Kingskerswells Church / 15th Nov - UK - Manchester - Gullivers / 16th Nov - UK - Liverpool - Leaf / 17th Nov - UK - Birmingham - The Glee Club / 8th Dec - JPN – Taku Taku, Kyoto / 10th Dec - JPN – Star Pine’s Cafe, Musashino, Tokyo / 11th Dec - JPN – Star Pine’s Cafe, Musashino, Tokyo / 15th Dec - AUS - Pelican Playhouse Theatre, Grafton NSW / 16th Dec - AUS - The Bellingen Brewery, Bellingen NSW / 17th Dec - AUS - Wauchope Arts Concert, Wauchope NSW / 18th Dec - AUS - The Metropole, Katoomba NSW / 21st Dec - AUS - The Phoenix, Canberra ACT / 27th Dec - 1st Jan— AUS - Woodford Folk Festival (6 shows), QLD / 3rd Jan - AUS - Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane QLD / 5th Jan - AUS - Northcote Social Club, Melbourne VIC / 6th- 8th Jan – AUS - Cygnet Folk Festival (3 shows) TAS / 11th Jan - AUS - Small Ballroom, Newcastle NSW / 12th Jan - AUS - Newtown Social Club, Sydney NSW / 13th-14th Jan - AUS - Illawarra Folk Festival (2 shows) NSW / 19th Jan - IRE - Dublin - Vicar Street / 20th Jan - IRE - Galway - Roisin Dubh / 21st Jan - IRE - Limerick - Dolan’s / 22nd Jan - IRE - West Cork, Connolly’s / 24th Jan - IRE - Lahinch, Kenny’s / 25th Jan - UK - Belfast - Black Box / 26th Jan - IRE - Dundalk - Spirit Store / 27th Jan - IRE - Cork - Amp Venue / 28th Jan - IRE - Wexford - Opera House / 1st Feb - GER - Berlin, Heimathafen / 2nd Feb - GER - Cologne, Gloria / 3rd Feb - GER - Frankfurt, Zoom / 4th Feb - GER - Mannheim, Alte Feuerwache / 6th Feb - GER - Stuttgart, Im Wizemann / 7th Feb - GER - Erlangen, E-Werk / 8th Feb - GER - München, Hansa 39 / 9th Feb - AT - Innsbruck, Weekender / 10th Feb - AT - Linz, Posthof / 11th Feb - AT - Salzburg. Rockhouse / 13th Feb - AT - Wien, Flex / 14th Feb - AT - Graz, PPC / 21st Feb - SUI - Luzern, Konzerthaus Schüür / 22nd Feb - SUI - Bern, Bierhuebeli / 26th Feb - BEL - Brüssel, Botanique / 27th Feb - NL - Amsterdam, Paradiso / 28th Feb - NL - Niijmwegen, Merlyn / 1st March - GER - Bochum, Bahnhof Langendreer / 2nd March - GER - Münster, Gleis22 / 3rd March - GER - Bremen, Tower / 4th March - GER - Hamburg, Mojo Club / 6th March - GER - Bielefeld, Forum / 7th March - GER - Hannover, Faust / 8th March - GER - Leipzig, Moritzbastei / 9th March - GER - Dresden, Beatpol / 10th March - GER - Jena, Kassablanca /
SEPTEMBER, 30th 2016 - Wallis Bird - New Album *HOME* OUT NOW
We are proud and excited to announce that the new Wallis Bird - album ‚Home‘ is out today! It is available on CD, Vinyl (180g) or digital. Thanks to the whole team for being part of the journey and for going the extra mile for our artists. It’s the only way to do it.
SEPTEMBER, 29th 2016 - Get Well Soon - Album „Vexations“ with grand orchestra
Get Well Soon - a very special night: The album "Vexations" got completly rearranged for a grand orchestra and is going to be performed at Oct 23rd in Mannheim in the National Theatre. Performed by KONSTANTIN GROPPER, & THE ORCHESTRA OF THE NATIONALTHEATER MANNHEIM. This is going to be a very special night.
SEPTEMBER, 27th 2016 - Wallis Bird - Australian tour announced
We are delighted to announce the Australian tour of Wallis Bird. Wallis is finally coming to Australia with 20 shows! It’ll be the 1st time there & it’s going to be epic! 2016/2017: 15th Dec - Pelican Playhouse Theatre, Grafton NSW // 16th Dec - The Bellingen Brewery, Bellingen NSW // 17th Dec - Wauchope Arts Concert, Wauchope NSW // 18th Dec - The Metropole, Katoomba NSW // 21st Dec - The Phoenix, Canberra ACT // 27th Dec - Sun 1st Jan—Woodford Folk Festival (6 shows), QLD // 3rd Jan - Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane QLD // 5th Jan - Northcote Social Club, Melbourne VIC // 6th Jan - 8th Jan - Cygnet Folk Festival (3 shows) TAS // 11th Jan - Small Ballroom, Newcastle NSW // 12th Jan - Newtown Social Club, Sydney NSW //13th & Sat 14th Jan - Illawarra Folk Festival (2 shows) NSW
SEPTEMBER, 23rd 2016 - 'Hundreds' - Welcome in the family!
We are excited to announce that the great band ‚HUNDREDS‘ joined the Karakter family. Here you can check out the first video of the upcoming album „Wilderness“ (out 4th November). Check them out, its very much worth it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qV4WMXSJqf8
SEPTEMBER, 20th 2016 - Keston Cobblers’ Club back on UK Tour soon
Keston Cobblers’ Club are back on UK Tour, including 13 dates! 28 SEP Birmingham RED LION FOLK CLUB / 29 SEP Liverpool LIVERPOOL PHILHARMONIC MUSIC ROOM / 30 SEP Buxton PAVILLION ARTS / 01 OCT Nr Chichester, West Sussex WEST DEAN GARDENS / 07 OCT Kingskerswell KINGSKERSWELL PARISH CHURCH / 08 OCT Grayshott GRAYSHOTT FOLK CLUB / 21 OCT Sheffield GREYSTONES / 22 OCT South Petherton DAVID HALL / 23 OCT Bristol THE LANTERN / 25 OCT Colchester COLCHESTER ARTS CENTRE / 26 OCT Canterbury MARLOWE THEATRE / 27 OCT Shoreham ROPETACKLE / 28 OCT Kent KESTON VILLAGE HALL - Sold Out / 29 OCT Kent KESTON VILLAGE HALL - Sold Out
SEPTEMBER, 15th 2016 - Anais Mitchell @ The Jimmy Fallon Show with Bon Iver
Anais Mitchell was invited by Bon Iver to sing as part of their choir on NBC's The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, together with The Staves, Gordi and Arone Dyer!
SEPTEMBER, 12th 2016 - David Lemaitre - Touring South America in October
We are delighted to announce that David Lemaitre will play South America the very first time in October. Back to where we grew up, it’s gonna be very special shows. 6th Oct - La Paz (Bol) - Teatro Municipal / 7th Oct - La Paz (Bol) - Teatro Nuna / 8th Oct - Cochabamba (Bol) - La Muela del Diablo / 9th Oct - Santa Cruz (Bol) - Secret Show ( 13th Oct - La Plata (Arg) - Festivalitohoho Estacion Provincial / 14th Oct - Buenos Aires (Arg) - Teatro USINA del Arte
SEPTEMBER, 9th 2016 - Wallis Bird - Tourstart & 9/10 from Hotpress
Hot Press Magazine, the most important Irish music mag, gave Wallis Bird's upcoming album *HOME* a 9/10 review in the current issue. Well deserved! “Wonderfully eclectic and unpredictable…easily Wallis Bird’s most accomplished album to date." 9/10 - Hot Press Magazine http://bit.ly/2cuzBHm
Yesterday the completly sold out 12 dates warmup-tour for *Home* (release: Sep 30th) throughout Europe started in London and beside other thanks to BBC Radio2 for playing Wallis' music.
SEPTEMBER, 5th 2016 - Anais Mitchell back on Tour in the US & UK
Anais Mitchell NYC residency starts tonight - and all four shows are sold out! But the US/UK tour starts soon: September: 20th: Annapolis MD, Ram's Head / 21st: Charlottesville VA, Southern / 22nd: Washington DC, Hamilton / 23rd: Philadelphia PA, Tin Angel / 24th: Fairfield CT, StageOne / 29th: Hanover NH, Skinny Pancake (JUST ADDED!) / 30th: Burlington VT, Higher Ground / October: 1st: Turners Falls MA, Shea Theater / 2nd: Newmarket NH, Stone Church / November: 9th: Nottingham UK, Glee Club / 10th: Oxford UK, St John the Evangelist / 11th: Guildford UK, St Mary's Church / 13th: Brighton UK, Latest Bar / 14th: London UK, Kings Place (EXTRA DATE DUE TO DEMAND) / 15th: Bristol UK, Tunnels / 16th: London UK, Kings Place / 18th: Gateshead UK, Caedmon Hall / 19th: Selkirk UK, County Hotel / 20th: Edinburgh UK, La Belle Angele
SEPTEMBER, 2nd 2016 - Wallis Bird - National Japanese TV
A big feature of Wallis Bird on national Japanese TV. A feature, including the „Change“-video on national Japanese TV *MX-TV*. Wallis will be back in Japan in December and the japanese edition of ‚Home‘ will look supernice as well. In case, you didn't see the video to 'Change' yet, here is the link again: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZXHYXIuLQQ
AUGUST, 26th 2016 - Anais Mitchell - Residency at Rockwood Music Hall / NY
AUGUST, 16th 2016 - Keston Cobblers Club on tour in the UK in September/October!
28 SEP Birmingham, RED LION FOLK CLUB // 29 SEP Liverpool, LIVERPOOL PHILHARMONIC MUSIC ROOM // 30 SEP Buxton, PAVILLION ARTS // 07 OCT Kingskerswell, KINGSKERSWELL PARISH CHURCH // 08 OCT Greyshott, GREYSHOTT FOLK CLUB // 21 OCT Sheffield, GREYSTONES // 22 OCT South Petherton, DAVID HALL // 23 OCT Bristol, THE LANTERN // 25 OCT Colchester, COLCHESTER ARTS CENTRE // 26 OCT Canterbury, MARLOWE THEATRE // 27 OCT Shoreham, ROPETACKLE // 28 OCT Kent, KESTON VILLAGE HALL //29 OCT Kent, KESTON VILLAGE HALL //
AUGUST, 9th 2016 - ANAIS MITCHELL back on TOUR this fall
The one and only Anais Mitchell is back on tour this fall, including NYC residency, US east cost and UK-dates! If you are somewhere around, don't miss it!
Monday, September 5, 2016, New York, NY @ Rockwood Music Hall / Monday, September 12, 2016, New York, NY @ Rockwood Music Hall / Monday, September 19, 2016, New York, NY @ Rockwood Music Hall / Tuesday, September 20, 2016, Annapolis, MD @ Rams Head On Stage / Wednesday, September 21, 2016m Charlottesville, VA @ Southern Cafe & Music Hall / Thursday, September 22, 2016, Washington, DC @ The Hamilton / Friday, September 23, 2016, Philadelphia, PA @ Tin Angel / Saturday, September 24, 2016, Fairfield, CT @ StageOne / Monday, September 26, 2016, New York, NY @ Rockwood Music Hall / Friday, September 30, 2016, Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground / Saturday, October 1, 2016, Turners Falls, MA @ Shea Theatre / Sunday, October 2, 2016, Portsmouth, NH @ The Stone Church / Wednesday, November 9, 2016, Nottingham, UK @ Glee Club / Thursday, November 10, 2016, Oxford, UK @ St. John The Evangelist Church / Friday, November 11, 2016, Guildford, UK @ St. Mary's Church / Sunday, November 13, 2016, Brighton, UK @ Latest Music Bar / Tuesday, November 15, 2016, Bristol, UK @ The Tunnels / Wednesday, November 16, 2016, London, UK @ Kings Place / Friday, November 18, 2016, Gateshead, UK @ Caedmon Hall / Saturday, November 19, 2016, Selkirk, UK @ The String Jam Club / Sunday, November 20, 2016, Edinburgh, UK @ La Belle Angele
AUGUST, 3rd 2016 - New GET WELL SOON - EP
Get Well Soon's EP „Born With Too Much Love“ is now also available digitally! A homage to the golden age of pop and a gold-diggin' profession called „wedding impostor“. A brilliant summer soundstrack for you!
Also enjoy the official video again! And again! Because it’s awesome. Thank you, once again, btf (Bildundtonfabrik)!!
JULY, 29th 2016 - New Wallis Bird Song&Video
Here is a great new song and video of Wallis Bird: `Change`. The song is going to be on Wallis Bird's new album `HOME`, which is going to be released Sep 30th.
JULY, 26th 2016 - Anais Mitchell featured in „The New Yorker“
Very happy that Anais Mitchell’s `Hadestown`got featured as „talk of the town“ in one of our most favourite mag's The New Yorker! http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/08/01/anais-mitchell-and-rachel-chavkins-hadestown
JULY, 22nd 2016 - WALLIS BIRD - 45 Dates for Europe announced.
We’ve just announced 45 dates for the upcoming `HOME`-Tour of Wallis Bird for November 2016 & January-March 2017.
JULY, 13th 2016 - Festival summer
We are proud to announce that our artists play over 100 festivals in over 15 countries this summer. And make great music and good vibes for probably over nearly a million people out there. Music can change people. And constantly does. One of many reasons, why we love, what we do.
JULY, 5th 2016 - Wallis Bird’s song „HOME"
JULY, 1st 2016 - Wallis Bird announces new album HOME
We are delighted to announce that Wallis Bird is going to release a new album HOME at the 30th September. Thanks to the whole team and people we work with for being on fire for what we do!
JUNE, 28th 2016 - David Lemaitre - Shows in South America announced
We are delighted to announce that David Lemaitre is going to play in South America later this year: 6th Oct - "Teatro Municipal" in La Paz, Bolivia /// 14th Oct - Buenos Aires, Argentina
JUNE, 17th 2016 - WALLIS BIRD - New song HOME
Here is a new song of WALLIS BIRD, watch the video: https://youtu.be/nmd3wDnRJpM Great things coming up….
JUNE, 13th 2016 - Wallis Bird - first shows sold out
Excited to announce that the first Wallis Bird shows of the WELCOME TOUR are already sold out! For some shows there are only a few tickets left. Can't wait to show you the new songs! 08th Sep – UK - London - Servants Jazz Quarters - SOLD OUT / 09th Sep – IRE - Cork, Coughlan's - SOLD OUT / 10th Sep – IRE - Dublin, The Grand Social / 12th Sep – GER - Cologne - Studio 672 - SOLD OUT / 14th Sep - NL - Amsterdam- Sugarfactory / 15th Sep – GER – Weinheim – Cafe Central / 16th Sep – GER – Munich – Milla / 17th Sep – AT - FM4 Radiosessions - ORF Funkhaus - Vienna / 19th Sep – CH – Zurich – El Lokal / 21st Sep – GER - Berlin- Privatclub / 22nd-24th Sep – GER – Hamburg - Reeperbahnfestival //
JUNE, 9th 2016 - Anais Mitchell - Hadestown run extended!
After such a successful start in May, we're thrilled that New York Theatre Workshop has extended the Off-Broadway run of 'Hadestown' again, due to demand. Congratulations to Anais and the whole team! https://www.nytw.org/tickets/
JUNE, 7th 2016 - Maifeld Derby Festival - Great Success
Maifeld Derby Festival 2016 was a great success. Thanks to over 80 artists for so many great shows, to the great MAIFELD DERBY-team and last but not least to so many guests for coming and making it such a big success!
JUNE, 2nd 2016 - GET WELL SOON - Air France Feature
Air France featuring Get Well Soon on their summer collection!
MAY, 31st 2016 - WALLIS BIRD - announcing Japan tour
Wallis Bird announced the first 3 tour-dates in JAPAN for the upcoming album (more news soon)! 8th December 2016: Kyoto - Taku Taku / 10th December 2016: Tokyo - Star Pine's Cafe / 11th December 2016: Tokyo - Star Pine's Cafe /
MAY, 27th 2016 - WALLIS BIRD - warmup tour „Welcome Tour"
WELCOME-TOUR. Wallis Bird just announced 11 shows. A handful of shows in tiny venues to celebrate how it all started…You’ll be able to hear new songs before they’re released. Soon a new album and the big album release tour for 2017 will be announced. 08th Sep – UK - London - Servants Jazz Quarters / 09th Sep – IRE - Cork, Coughlan’s / 10th Sep – IRE - Dublin, The Grand Social / 12th Sep – GER - Cologne - Studio 672 / 14th Sep - NL - Amsterdam- Sugarfactory / 15th Sep – GER – Weinheim – Cafe Central / 16th Sep – GER – Munich – Milla / 17th Sep – AT - FM4 Radiosessions - ORF Funkhaus - Vienna / 19th Sep – CH – Zurich – El Lokal / 21st Sep – GER - Berlin- Privatclub / 22nd-24th Sep – GER – Hamburg - Reeperbahnfestival /
MAY, 24th 2016 - ANAIS MITCHELL - The New York Times review of Hadestown
YES! A great and well deserved review for Anais Mitchell's "HADESTOWN" at New York Theatre Workshop from the The New York Times; Vogue called it 'thought-provoking, emotionally stirring and majorly enjoyable' and said they expect to see it on Broadway soon; Time Out NY gave it 4 stars; and the Hollywood Reporter called it 'endlessly inventive and eclectic'. Today is a great day! http://nyti.ms/1WQEBZH
MAY, 19th 2016 - ANAIS MITCHELL - Winner of the 2016 Richard Rodgers Award
Congratulations are in order! So proud of Anais Mitchell, who was honored in a ceremony celebrating her as one of the winners of the 2016 Richard Rodgers Award for Musical Theater for HADESTOWN! We raise our cups!
MAY, 16th 2016 - GET WELL SOON - It's Love
Get Well Soon's song "It's love" reached over 200.000 plays on youtube. In case, you didn't watch it yet, its worth it. Starring Udo Kier and shot by the great people of Bildundtonfabrik! Watch it here: http://bit.ly/1Rz0o4E
MAY, 12th 2016 - GET WELL SOON - Festival summer starts
Get Well Soon kicking off the festivalsummer this upcoming weekend with 2 festivals and bringing some LOVE: Saturday, 14th May - Orange Blossom Special Festival (GER) / Sunday, 15th May - Open Ohr Festival (GER)…. And in a few weeks: May26th - MODULAR Festival (GER) / May27th - Immergut Festival (GER) / May29th - Atelier Luxembourg (LUX) / June 25th - St. katharina open air (GER)
MAY, 9th 2016 - Maifeld Derby Festival - Line-Up
We can’t wait for the first weekend of June: Our Maifeld Derby Festival (Mannheim, Germany). Spread the word for a great lineup, including James Blake, Flume, Daugther, Explosions In The Sky, Boy, Dinosaur Jr., Mo, Kaept Peng & die Tentakel von Delphi, Minor Victories, Battles, Augustines, Metz, Liima, Algiers, Spain, Drangsal, Isolation Berlin and many more great artists.. http://bit.ly/1UMiKRc
MAY, 4th 2016 - Anais Mitchell - Coming Down
MAY, 3rd 2016 - Get Well Soon on national french TV
Happy to announce that Get Well Soon was invited to play for Alcaline on France 2. It was broadcasted last night on national french TV as well.
APRIL, 28th 2016 - Anais Mitchell - Hadestown - New York Theatre Workshop
We are excited to announce that Anais Mitchell's HADESTOWN at the New York Theatre Workshop already got extended to run through July 3rd! All 25 shows in May are already sold out, so get your tickets for the shows in June and July....
APRIL, 26th 2016 - Get Well Soon - Broadcast of the Paris show
GET WELL SOON’s show at La Gaite Lyrique in Paris last week was broadcasted by Culturebox. You can watch parts of it here:
APRIL, 25th 2016 - Get Well Soon - back with 3 shows after successful European Tour
After a successful European Tour, including 23 shows, many of them sold out, Get Well Soon are back with 3 more shows this week: 28.04. - Songtage Gera, Comma // 29.04. - Konzerthaus Dortmund (Pop-Abo) // 30.04. - Mousonturm Frankfurt.
APRIL, 22nd 2016 - Wallis Bird - First festival weekend
Wallis Bird is opening her festival season, playing L Beach Festival in Germany and Torino Jazz Festival in Italy this weekend!
APRIL, 14th 2016 - Anais Mitchell - Hadestown @ New York Theatre Workshop
APRIL, 9th 2016 - GET WELL SOON - Sold out Paris - Show
APRIL, 6th 2016 - KESTON COBBLER’S CLUB - UK-Tour announced
Keston Cobbler’s Club are back on Tour in the UK in Autumn: 28 SEP Birmingham / 29 SEP Liverpool / 30 SEP Buxton / 07 OCT Kingskerswell / 08 OCT Greyshott / 21 OCT Sheffield / 22 OCT South Petherton / 23 OCT Bristol / 25 OCT Colchester / 26 OCT Canterbury / 27 OCT Shoreham / 28 OCT Kent
APRIL, 4th 2016 - GET WELL SOON - first festivals announced
We’ve announced the first festivals with Get Well Soon: April 28th, Songtage Gera, Comma, Germany // May 14th Orange Blossom Special Festival, Germany // May 27th, Immergut Festival, Germany // July 2nd, Festival Beauregard, Samedi - Hérouville-Saint-Clair (together with Beck / PJ Harvey / Beirut / Robert Plant and many more), FRA
MARCH, 29th 2016 - GET WELL SOON back on tour in April
After an almost sold out and very successful first leg of the tour in March, Get Well Soon are back in April with 14 shows in 6 countries.
APR 11 Amsterdam - NL - Paradiso // APR 12 Brussels - BEL - Botanique - L’Orangerie // APR 13 London - UK - The Lexington // APR 14 Paris - FRA - La Gaîté Lyrique // APR 15 Tourcoing - FRA - Le Grand Mix // APR 16 Lyon - FRA - L'épicerie Moderne // APR 17 Annecy - FRA - Le Brise Glace // APR 18 Grenoble - FRA - La Belle Electrique // APR 19 Milan - IT - Magnolia // APR 20 Rome - IT - Teatro Quirinetta // APR 28 Gera - GER - SONGTAGE // APR 29 Dortmund - GER - Konzerthaus Dortmund // APR 30 Frankfurt - GER - Mousonturm // MAY 28 Kaiserslautern - GER - Kammgarn //
MARCH, 26th 2016 - Cast for Anais Mitchell’s Hadestown announced
Anais Mitchell's Hadestown - the new, expanded, theatrical version of HADESTOWN - here is the cast for the New York Theatre Workshop 2016. Tix on sale now for May 6th - June 12th. 10 shows are already sold out.
MARCH, 21st 2016 - 6th Maifeld Derby Festival - Lineup announcement
6.Maifeld Derby - 3./4./5.Juni 2016 - Mannheim - Germany - Maimarktgelände / 3 days - 4 stages - 80 artists / Lineup: James Blake / Flume / Daughter /Explosions in the Sky / Dinosaur Jr / MØ/ Shaban feat. Käptn Peng UND DIE TENTAKEL VON DELPHI / BOY / Augustines / KADAVAR / KID SIMIUS / Isolation Berlin / Algiers and many more…
MARCH, 20th 2016 - Anais Mitchell - New York Times
Thanks to the The New York Times for covering Anais Mitchell's show at Lincolncenter last night! http://nyti.ms/1R6ONYA
MARCH, 18th 2016 - Wallis Bird - FESTIVALS
Wallis Bird is working on a new album at the moment, so we are only gonna play a few selected festivals this year!
22.04.: L Beach Festival, GER / 24.04.: Torino Jazz Festival, ITA / 12.06.: Doolin Folk Festival, IRE / 29.07.: Carinthischer Sommer, AUT / 30.07.: Mutterschiff Basel, SUI / 04.08.: Kassel - Kulturzelt, GER
MARCH, 17th 2016 - Russkaja - FESTIVALS
Russkaja are gonna play a few festivals this year ;-) And even more to come! 30.03./02.04.: AT-Tröpolach - Full Metal Mountain / 20.05.: D-Parsberg - Spectaculum Rockt / 29.05.: D-Herborn - Hessentag / 24.06.: SK-Banska Bystrica - Rockscape Festival / 25.06.: HU-Tata - Virag Festival / 08.07.: FRA-Embrun - TRADIN Festival / 09.07.: ITA-Milano - Circo Meraviglia / 22.07.: D-Rostock - Rostock Rockt / 23.07.: NL-Lichtenvoorde - Zwarte Cross Festival / 21.-24.07.: D-Cuxhaven - Deichbrand Festival / 22.07.-23.07.: D-Rostock - Rostock Rockt / 05.08.: LT-Zarasai - Roko Naktys Festival / 13.08.: IT-Bruneck - Rock’n’Metal Soccer / 19.08.: D-Wilhelmskirch - BrassOnStage Festival / 20.08.: D-Mühlheim an der Ruhr - Burgfolk / 23.08.: CH-Winterthur - Musikfestwochen / 25.08.: PL-Strascezin - CZAD Festiwal / 26.-27.08.: D-Schleswig - Baltic Open Air / 28.08.: CRO-Varazdin - Spancirfest
MARCH, 14th 2016 - Get Well Soon - successful tour
Thanks to over 10.000 people, who came to one of the 11 release shows of Get Well Soon in Bremen, Berlin, Cologne, Leipzig, Heidelberg, Stuttgart, Graz, Vienna, Munich and Zurich. More shows coming up in Switzerland, UK, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Italy and Germany....LOVE is everywhere…
MARCH, 13th 2016 - Keston Cobbler’s Club - successful tour and feature in The Independent for Wildfire Adventure Camp
After a very successful tour, including 13 shows in the UK, Keston Cobblers' Club & the Wildfire Adventure Camp got a well deserved feature in The Independent for their festival! Congrats!
MARCH, 10th 2016 - Anais Mitchell’s „Hadestown“ at New York Theatre Workshop coming soon
We are excited to announce that this is finally real and tickets are on sale for May and June: the new, expanded, theatrical version of Anais Mitchell’s HADESTOWN at New York Theatre Workshop is on sale now! Congrats to Anais!
MARCH, 9th 2016 - Inner Tongue on tour with Get Well Soon
Inner Tongue is touring with Get Well Soon at the moment, including shows in Berlin, Munich, Vienna and Zurich.
MARCH, 7th 2016 - Anais Mitchell receives the Richard Rodgers Award
Congratulations to Anais Mitchell that „Hadestown" is receiving the Richard Rodgers Award this year! Thanks to all the collaborators and believers along the way! Tix go on sale to the public next week for the New York Theatre Workshop premiere!
MARCH, 2nd 2016 - GET WELL SOON ON TOUR
Get Well Soons european tour, including 26 shows, started at the 1st March in Bremen. Last night sold out show in Berlin’s Huxley’s, tonight sold out show in Cologne (Gloria).
FEB 27th 2016 - Maifeld Derby Festival announces more acts
Beside many others Maifeld Derby Festival announces more bands: JAMES BLAKE, DAUGHTER, Explosions In The Sky, Dinosaur Jr. and many more. www.maifeld-derby.de
FEB 14th 2016 - Get Well Soon on national TV
Get Well Soon's appearance on ZDF Aspekte this Friday, playing "It's An Airlift".
FEB 8th 2016 - New Office
We are happy that we just moved into a new place with our Berlin office! Nice old wooden floors included!
FEB 5th 2016 - GET WELL SOON enters the german album charts on #16!
We are delighted that Get Well Soon’s new album LOVE entered the german album charts on #16! Congratulations and well deserved!
JAN 12th 2016, Wallis Bird raises money at a solidarity show
We are delighted that Wallis Bird raised at her solidarity show for refugees over 2500 Euros, which are gonna go to to children, who are refugees: http://kinderaufderflucht.de/Everybody can do something!
JAN 11th 2016 - Wallis Bird 12h concert
Wallis Bird played a 12 hours concert on the 9th Jan 2016 in Berlin. 720 minutes on stage. And finished those 12 hours with an encore. We call that: BIRD STYLE! Thanks to everybody, who came along. The place was packed and a long queue outside all the time. Thanks for the patience to everybody who waited for hours outside. This was a truely special night. Thanks to everybody, who helped to make this happen! All the profit of the show goes to a refugee-project.
JAN 8th 2016 - GET WELL SOON - composing & producing music for TV show
Get Well Soon produced the music for the coolest new german TV talk show "Schulz & Böhmermann".
JAN 5th 2016 - Maifeld Derby Festival
First artists are announced for Maifeld Derby 2016 (3.-5th June 2016 | Mannheim / Germany): Explosions in the Sky (USA) | Käptn Peng & die Tentakel von Delphi | Destroyer (CAN) | Liima (ex-Efterklang | DK/FIN) | DIE NERVEN | Okta Logue | KID SIMIUS | Protomartyr (USA) | Sarah and Julian | Julien Baker | Martin Kohlstedt | Isolation Berlin | VÖGEL DIE ERDE ESSEN | Faber (CH) | Newmoon (BEL) | 65 more artists to be announced soon!
JAN 2th 2016 - Wallis Bird / David Lemaitre / Inner Tongue
Wallis, David and Inner Tongue locked themselves away and are working on new albums at the moment.