Ken Stringfellow (solo live; USA) Deckchair Orange (A)

Freitag, 3. November 2006

Eintritt: € 6 vor 22:00, danach € 8. Kein VVK

Ken Stringfellow

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From Wikipedia, the free Encyclopedia (just in case you don't know...):
Ken Stringfellow (born October 30, 1968 in Hollywood, California) is an American musician, best known for his work with The Posies, R.E.M., and the re-formed Big Star, alongside fellow Posie Jon Auer. His association with R.E.M. extends to the mid-90s Seattle scene, where he first met guitarist Peter Buck. He also plays with Buck in Scott McCaughey's The Minus 5. Ken also spent time recording with Lagwagon in the late-1990's. The musician helped craft 1997's Double Plaidinum, adding a unique flare to the band's high-paced melodic brand of punk rock. Stringfellow is recognizable for his flamboyant hair color - often a dark red, though currently dark brown/black.
He has currently released three solo albums: This Sounds Like Goodbye (1997, on the Hidden Agenda label), Touched (2001, on Manifesto Records), and Soft Commands (2004, on Yep Roc Records). Touched was also released also by Pop Tones for Japan with a different cover (from Robyn Hitchcock's Airspace) and a bonus track (Pop Tones also released a third version of Touched, with the same cover but without the bonus track).

http://www.kenstringfellow.com

Deckchair Orange

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Die vier Herren aus Wien machen eines. Nämlich feinen Indie Gitarren Pop. Das dürfte sich sogar herumgesprochen haben. Der Anfang war die Vision im Strawberryfields Forever Liegestuhl, das Jetzt und Hier ist noch lange nicht das Ende! Mit ihrer EP Tavira legen sie ihr Debut vor, zwischen englischem Nieselregen und kalifornischer Sonne pendelnd, mal hierhin mal dahin, aber immer ihrer eigenen Linie folgend, unverkennbar!

http://www.deckchairorange.com