"Beseelt und beschenkt von diesem Festival gehen wir nach Hause" Insbesondere die Cordovas begeisterten Frank Schwarzberg vom ROADTRACKS Magazin (Foto: Klaas Guchelaar) Frank Schwarzberg vom ROADTRACKS Magazin berichtet in der Printausgabe #53 über das Static Roots Festival: "Static Roots Festival 13./14.07.2018, Oberhausen, Zentrum Altenberg Dies ist sicher das nachhaltigste Festivalerlebnis des Jahres. God is in the details, heißt es, und Dietmar Leibecke, Hauskonzert- und jetzt Festivalveranstalter aus Passion, hat ein Händchen dafür. Vom catering bis

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Static Roots Festival supports Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Static Roots Festival supports Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) help people worldwide where the need is greatest. They are usually the first who come to help in disaster areas or war zones - and they are the last to go. From 2016 to 2018, Static Roots Festival has raised almost 12.000 EUR in support of MSF and we

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In his radio show "Tell The Band To Go Home", Jeff Robson travels to Germany for a preview of the Static Roots Festival 2019. During the second hour of the show, Jeff plays songs by John Murry, Don Gallardo, Joana Serrat and Joe Nolan. "Tell The Band To Go Home" - Logo Check out the podcast here: http://tellthebandtogohome.com/2019/01/30/podcast-jan-27-2019/ Playlist: Terra Lightfoot – NFB – Every Time My Mind Runs Wild – CDN Ben de la

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"Mit dem STATIC ROOTS FESTIVAL - DA WEISS MAN WIRKLICH, WAS MAN HAT, Americana-, Country- und Roots-Music mit allen Ablegern vom ALLERFEINSTEN." Das ROADTRACKS Magazin veröffentlichte im Januar 2019 in seiner Onlineausgabe ein Review von Autor Volker Ebert über das Static Roots Festival 2018: "Sonnenschein, Autobahn und gute Laune begleiteten uns auf den Weg in die ehemalige Zink-Fabrik, das jetzige Kultur-Zentrum Altenberg. Da brauchen wir nicht mehr fragen: Wo ist das denn? Die Americana-, Country-

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== hard tickets == Hooray - the first batch of limited hard tickets has been sold out this weekend! Thanks so much for your love, trust and support that most of you have placed in us. You've already ordered your tickets before the final announcement of the festival line up. This embodies your trust in us. And it clearly shows us, Static Roots Festival is more than just a line up. The artists are of

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Joana Serrat (Barcelona, Catalonia) by Joan Alsina "a true jewel” We are thrilled to welcome this brilliant act from Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, to the Static Roots Festival 2019: Joana Serrat & The Great Canyoners Bio For her fourth album in five years, Joana Serrat travelled from her home in Vic, Barcelona to the Texas Hill Country outside Austin. There she teamed up with Israel Nash at his Plum Creek Sound studio near the town of

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Die Tageszeitung "junge Welt" - Logo Mit ein wenig Verspätung berichtet die Tageszeitung "junge Welt" in der Ausgabe vom 10. Januar 2019 über den Auftritt der Cordovas auf dem Static Roots Festival 2018: "Die Formation aus Madison bei Nashville, Tennessee treibt das Spiel mit den Versatzstücken des Southern Rock auf die Spitze. Die Harmonien sind ein Traum, und wie der Liedgesang anhebt: bruchlos, und doch überraschend – wie bei Surfern, die in die Welle hineingleiten,

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Songpickr - check out his blog and playlists by clicking the picture Check out this great recommendation by the fabulous Songpickr (his blog and playlists are a great source of inspiration): "If you are based in Europe and love Americana, I highly recommend the fantastic Static Roots Festival in Oberhausen in July. The festival is still relatively new but already has an enthusiastic fan base of music lovers and gets lots of praises from all sides. The concept developed out of

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"Americana vom Allerfeinsten" - "in dieser Qualität in Deutschland wohl einzigartig" Eher durch Zufall stießen wir auf diesen wunderbaren Beitrag über das Static Roots Festival im musiker-board.de. Chinaski, gib Dich zu erkennen, damit wir uns für die Blumen bedanken können: "Das Static Roots-Festival in Oberhausen (13. & 14.07.2018) findet in diesem Jahr zum dritten Mal statt und bietet an zwei Tagen eine Auswahl internationaler Acts aus dem Bereich Americana, die in dieser Qualität wohl einzigartig

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Bennett Wilson Poole named ‘Best Band of 2018’ in Americana-UK’s end of year poll Bennett Wilson Poole @ Static Roots Festival 2018 (picture by Klaas Guchelaar) Their first ever gig in Germany at the Static Roots Festival 2018 was simply phenomenal. Now the readers of the Americana-UK named Bennett Wilson Poole the "Best Band of 2018" with Runners-up like Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit, Darlingside, Curse of Lono or 3hattrio: "Well it’s been a

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His 2012 debut album "Graceless Age" is a masterpiece, it ended up in plenty of Top 10 charts (Mojo Magazine, Uncut Magazine), in the Top5 of American Songwriter Magazine and in the year's best at the British The Guardian. The album catapulted him into the focus of the indie-americana scene. We are happily adding some kind of genius to the line-up of the Static Roots Festival 2019: John Murry (Tupelo, Mississippi, USA) Bio John Murry

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The Rolling Stone calls him "A singer-songwriter that is one of the Country and Americana scene's true journeymen.” His music is prominently featured in TV series like "Nashville", "The Vampire Diaries", or "The Ranch"  and in movies like "Jolene" and Jackass' "Bad Grandpa". We are very excited to announce Don Gallardo from Nashville (USA) as part of the Static Roots Festival 2019 line up   Don Gallardo (Nashville, TN, USA)re very excited to announce Don Gallardo

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Country Music People magazine calls him, “The best singer-songwriter in the country field that this country has ever turned out.”. If you hear his songs, you would not believe this guy hails from Oxfordshire in England. A great traditional country voice, brilliant songs, and the wit in a song like "I Hope You're Unhappy" - how can you not love this guy? Please welcome to the Static Roots Festival 2019, the great Ags Connolly! Press

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The Hanging Stars (London, UK) In April of 2019 this excellent, London-based band will support the re-union tour of legendardy 80s country-rockers, The Long Ryders (w/ Sid Griffin). They call their style of music "Cosmic Country / Psychedelic Folk" and they will most certainly put a smile on everyone's face with their jangling guitars and most beautiful harmonies underlined by a great pedal steel guitar. Please welcome to the Static Roots Festival 2019: The Hanging

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"Oh, did we dance!" A total corker, the real deal, the total package, the talk of the (Americana) town - after headlining the Static Roots Festival 2018, the brilliant Cordovas from Nashville, TN, USA, will be performing once again at the Static Roots Festival 2019. Be prepared to get blown away! Do you remember the festival video from Static Roots Festival 2019? Check out this short sequence... "Oh, did we dance!...We'll be back next year,..."

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The pre-sale of limited hard tickets for the Static Roots Festival 2019 has already started. Get an early-bird-ticket now and safe on extra cost: https://staticrootsfestival.com/home/tickets/ P.S.: become a member of the Static Roots Festival friends and supporters group over on Facebook and get all the updates from there: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1151532058239968/ The first batch of ticket orders has already been sent out - thanks for all the early

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"They could well be the illegitimate love children of Springsteen, Mellencamp, Frei and Henley". Their debut album, "All On Red", has just been nominated for an "Album Of The Year" award at the Americana-UK. This is sure going to be one of the bands you do not want to stop playing. We can't wait to sing and dance along to the great songs of Orphan Colours at the Static Roots Festival 2019! Orphan Colours (London,

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Their sound is striking and undeniably captivating. Often leaning towards the darker, moody elements of Appalachian folk, and bluegrass traditions, their songs are laden with near perfect sibling harmonies or unison singing, compelling writing, and imaginative arrangements. The songs of Adam and David are sometimes bittersweet, sometimes light-footed and airy, then again melancholic-bluesy, an intense intoxication of mixed emotions that magically captivate the audience. Violinist Adam Moss and guitarist David Moss accompany each other with

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Joe Nolan (Edmonton, Canada) He was called a "rock'n'roll wunderkind" after releasing his debut album "Goodbye Cinderella" in 2011, his 2014 album, "Tornado" (Six Shooter Records, in Germany released on Blue Rose Records) turned us into fans, then it was quiet for four long years until Joe Nolan (Edmonton, Canada) released his latest album "Cry, Baby" in 2018. And what a great piece of music it is - contender for "album of the year". It's

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The first announcement for the line-up of the Static Roots Festival 2019: the fantastic Luke Tuchscherer will be rocking out the big stage with his great band! Luke Tuchscherer (pronounced Tuck-Shearer) is an acclaimed British singer/songwriter based in New York City, USA. A couple of years ago, an amazing British Alt.Country/rock band caught our attention, The Whybirds, where Luke was one of the songwriters in the band. We were following his career since and were

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In the latest edition of Brent Jensen's podcast "No Sleep Til Sudbury" called "The Incredible Stephen Stanley", Stephen Stanley praises his time at the Static Roots Festival "the best two days of music in my life". Thanks, Stephen - it means a lot! During the interview Stephen not only talks about the Static Roots Festival, but also talks about great artists like David Corley, Prinz Grizzley, Shane Joyce and his The Midnight Union Band: Find

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Check out this great podcast by Jeff Robson on UMFM.com's radio show Tell The Band To Go Home: "Back live after 2 glorious weeks in Europe and still floating on a wave of peace, love, and rock ‘n’ roll after the almighty Static Roots Festival." Playlist: Jonathan Byrd & The Sentimentals – Under the Belly of the Night – single Anna Tivel – Dark Chandelier – Small Believer Jonathan Byrd – Poor Johnny – You

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Declan Culliton from LonesomeHighway.com with a great and detailed review about the Static Roots Festival 2018: The promoter's "...one objective is to bring people together to enjoy quality music in an environment where artists and punters mix, share a drink and good food, talk music and put aside the worries of their worlds for a few short days. He achieved that and much more at what we accurately described last year as a ‘’boutique festival’’.

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