Fundraising gigs’campaign for abortion rights (IE)

For those who do not live in Ireland, you may not know that still up to today abortion isn't allowed under most circumstances. Women are discouraged to abort regardless of circumstances and must travel to UK or other EU countries if they want to abort. The gigs took place last Friday 10th March 2017 at …

Various music styles benefit concerts to end homelessness

I attended the 'Home Sweet Home' Benefit concerts on Friday 20th January 2017 at Sin é pub, Dublin 1 (Ireland) to raise funds for homeless people in Ireland.   Apart from contributing to a wonderful cause, I enjoyed discovering new bands and singers-songwriters 🤓! The event is organised over 2 nights: Friday 20th and Saturday 21st …

Duckstein Festival Hamburg Hafen City 2015

The summer has been filled so far with lots of open air festivals in Hamburg (Germany), even if the weather hasn't always been perfect! I attended the duckstein festival at Madgeburg Harbour (in front of and next to the International Maritime Museum). As you may have already guessed, Duckstein, the main festival sponsor, is a …

Nico and Vinz, Norwegian singing duo with african roots in video

I hope you will find these singing duet as interesting as I do. I particularly enjoy their music styles mix and wanted to share information about them with you. I will not bother you with too long explanations but if you would like to know more about this duet, please check the two below articles, …

Kidum – Burundian artist blending rock, zouk and acoustic classics

Jean Pierre Nimbona a.k.a Kidum is the 2012 Kora Winner "African Grammy Award" but is also considered as an East African Music Icon, Peace Ambassador, Burundian Master Drummer and Songwriter. For a bit more details on his biography, please have a read at the following articles: http://www.reverbnation.com/artist_2091559/bio http://www.last.fm/music/Kidum/+wiki If you would like to be updated …

Thor Braarvig – soft acoustic guitar songs

Have you heard about Thor Braavig? If not, this is a young swedish musician, now living since 8 years in Dortmund, Germany and singing soft german songs. The below video "Nur mit dir" has been viewed almost 20 000 times! So, I thought you might enjoy it, too! If you wish to know more about …