Suzie Ungerleider to Enchant the Static Roots Festival 2024
We are thrilled to announce that the incomparable Suzie Ungerleider, formerly known as 'Oh Susanna', will be gracing the Static Roots Festival stage on the 13th of July, 2024 at Zentrum Altenberg in Oberhausen. With her captivating presence and a career spanning over two decades, Suzie is set to bring her unique blend of Americana and folk to our beloved festival.
Suzie Ungerleider - A New Chapter in Musical Excellence
Suzie Ungerleider officially opens a new chapter of her distinguished career with the Juno-nominated album "My Name is Suzie Ungerleider." Renowned for her evocative melodies and deep lyrical content, Suzie has been a revered figure in music with landmark records like "Johnstown," "Sleepy Little Sailor," and "A Girl in Teen City." Her latest work marks her first release under her birth name, symbolizing a new era of personal and artistic authenticity.
A Special Musical Collaboration
Adding to the enchantment, Suzie Ungerleider will be joined on stage by the exceptionally talented Dutch guitarist, BJ Baartmans. Known for his masterful guitar work and musical versatility, BJ's collaboration with Suzie is a match made in musical heaven. Their combined artistry promises to deliver a performance that blends exquisite guitar playing with Suzie's captivating vocals, creating an unforgettable experience for our festival audience.
Ethereal Elegance and Realistic Tinges
The album "My Name is Suzie Ungerleider" is a journey through atmospheric nightscapes, moonlit melodies, and stars, combining the ethereal elegance of a dreamscape with the realistic lyricism that has long defined Suzie's talent. With Jim Bryson's production and Suzie's poignant songwriting, the album promises to be an immersive experience for festival-goers.
Awards and Acclaim
Suzie is a recipient of a Genie Award for Best Original Song and a Canadian Folk Music Award for English Songwriter of the Year. Additionally, she has been nominated for three JUNO Awards and four Canadian Folk Music Awards. Her voice has been described as "gloriously emotive and crystalline," captivating audiences worldwide.
Quotes of Praise
Uncut magazine hails her as a "superlative scene-setter and storyteller," while Exclaim Magazine notes, "Her voice remains a thing of beauty." Penny Black Music praises the addictive melodies that adorn her lyrics.
An Unmissable Performance
Join us at Static Roots Festival to experience the magical performances of Suzie Ungerleider. Her music is not just an auditory experience; it's a journey into the heart of storytelling through song.
Tickets and Playlists
We can't wait to welcome Suzie Ungerleider to our festival and share her beautiful music with you all.