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Kilkenny Roots Festival

The Barflies @ Static Roots Festival 2020

The Barflies Playing in remembrance of the late, great Willie Meighan, the legendary The Barflies from Kilkenny, Ireland! About If you have ever been to the brilliant Kilkenny Roots Festival in Ireland, you know it can be a quite exhausting four days. Plenty of years ago at our first trip to the Kilkenny Roots, we …

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Gaesteliste.de – “…zur ersten Adresse für Americana-Fans aus ganz Europa gemausert”

Ullrich Maurer von Gaesteliste.de blickt zurück auf das Static Roots Festival 2018: “Innerhalb von gerade mal drei Jahren hat sich das Static Roots Festival, das jeweils im Juli im Zentrum Altenberg in Oberhausen stattfindet, zur ersten Adresse für Americana-Fans aus praktisch ganz Europa gemausert. Der internationale Zuspruch hängt unter anderem damit zusammen, dass das Festival …

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“A Life In Live Music” – Ken Beveridge’s journey through 50 years of live music

About four years ago I met Ken Beveridge at the breakfast buffet in a hotel in Kilkenny, Ireland. He recognized my wife’s “The Wynntown Marshals” shirt and came up and politely asked where we were from. Turned out he is an enthusiastic music fan and travelling the world to see live music. Over the course …

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Prinz Grizzley and his Beargaroos @ Static Roots Festival 2018

Prinz Grizzley and his Beargaroos At the Kilkenny Roots Festival 2017 an Americana band from Austria was the talk of the town. Americana from Austria? Well, who would have thought. Beautiful, soulful Americana music, excellent songwriting, fantastic musicianship, a compelling voice even yodelling at times. Welcome to the Static Roots Festival 2018, Prinz Grizzley and …

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Charlie Whitten @ Static Roots Festival 2018

Charlie Whitten Earlier in 2017 when promoting a show with Cale Tyson & band, Cale’s guitar player Juan Solorzano talked about another of his musical activities and highly recommended to check out Charlie Whitten from Nashville, TN, USA. Bought Charlie Whitten’s 2014 album “Hey Love” and instantly fell in love with some of the most …

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Willie Meighan and the Kilkenny Roots Festival

A tip of the hat to a total legend The always excellent Kilkenny Roots Festival was the biggest inspiration to finally initiate the Static Roots Festival. To me Willie Meighan, one of the organisers of the KKR, has become the face of the festival, he is the heart of the Kilkenny Roots family and the …

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