Interview: Dietmar Leibecke of The Static Roots Festival "At AUK we’ve mentioned before a couple of the newer and smaller festivals which have been popping up in recent years. Dietmar Leibecke from Germany, a towering figure on the European Americana circuit (in all senses of the term), is getting increasing recognition for the popularity of the music festival he started in 2016 – Static Roots. A nicer and more self-effacing individual you’d probably also be

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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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In his great radio show Tell The Band To Go Home on umfm.com (Winnipeg, Canada), Static Roots Festival MC Jeff Robson interviews our good friend Leeroy Stagger. At the end of the interview they talk about the Static Roots Festival and share some funny stories. Find the show here: part one (playlist) Leeroy Stagger – Worn Out Welcome Home – Dear Love – CDN Leeroy Stagger – Love Versus – Love Versus – CDN Leeroy

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Big thanks to the folks at KREATIVKRAFTPREIS for nominating "Raumfahrtzentrum Saarner Kuppe" and the "Static Roots Festival" in the category "K2 - impressive events and performances". Let's have a look at the history: The "Static Roots Festival" goes back to an Americana/Alt-Country/Folk/Indie house concert series under the name "Raumfahrtzentrum Saarner Kuppe" started in November 2007. Back in the early 80s the first listen to The Dream Syndicate's album "The Days Of Wine And Roses" was

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