June Cocó

On the day of my birthday I received an e-mail I didn’t expect to get anymore. I got my okay to attend June Cocó’s concert in Erfurt which was a lovely present. I was especially excited because this year I didn’t really visit a lot of musicians who take it down a notch and explore the softer side of the music spectrum.

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Walter Trout (And The Power Of Blues)

Walter Trout has been one of those musicians that were introduced to me via my father and a person I stumbled upon various times when I just started getting into Blues many years ago. He always kind of lingered on in the back of my head up until now. Buckle up! I have the feeling this will be a long one.

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Tito & Tarantula

The first big gig for me this year and a very unexpected one to be honest. It was exciting for sure. All I knew of them beforehand was that they are known for “After Dark” which was featured in a Tarantino movie. So we have the usual “I don’t really know the band but will go anyway” kind of deal. Works every time.

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Hodja

Hodja is one of those bands that are just waiting around the corner in that metaphorical dark alleyway you walk past so often. So close but yet so easy to overlook and miss out on. One day you feel that thing in your guts and for no apparent reason, you happen to walk that ominous path. All you can think of is why you haven’t taken this path before…

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