ALTE SAU  (Germany)
Es ist ein erlesener Kreis aus der Hamburger Subkultur, der unter dem Namen Alte Sau zusammen Musik macht: Keyboarderin ist Rebecca „Becki“ Oehms, die die wärmsten Orgelsounds ganz Norddeutschlands spielt, Bassist Thomas Wenzel, der einst bei den Sternen und den Goldenen Zitronen den Bass bediente, am Schlagzeug sitzt Raoul Doré, der aus den Untiefen des Neunziger-Hardcore kommt und inzwischen das freie Spiel entdeckt hat. 
Es textet und singt: Jens Rachut, Wildschweinhasser und IC-Fan, der (ungewollt?) mit seinen Bands Dackelblut, Angeschissen, Kommando Sonne-NMilch, Oma Hans, u.a.  musikalische Wege für viele Bands ebnete.

Neues Album „Öl im Bauch“  (Major Label / Broken Silence)

Tour period: 11.05. –  20.05.2023   –    More infos…


No chance to stop Big John Bates! If you never had the chance to see this band on stage,
you probably have already heard about their amazing live performance.
They are a group that has succeeded in finding exciting ways to avoid the mainstream of – what we call – rock’n’roll. They throw “Post-Rock and Symphonic Punk into Americana-Noir“.
This band is their own class and their live-shows are just amazing!
Latest album release „Skinners Cage“ (Rookie Rec.)

Tour period:  autumn 2023 ?  –  More infos

A Deer A Horse (USA)
Massive basslines, a firework of guitars, massive drumming, distinctive and in a way temperamental, muscular vocals. Strong songwriting and catchy melodies – never in the way of their dominant riffs.
This 4-piece band pushes you in the face with their bass runs, heavy fuzz guitars and plaintive as well as nihilistic lyrics with a sometime grim stoner attitude through a mix of doom-rock and a touch of sludge-metal.
In other words: You can find A Deer A Horse probably in the gaps between such bands as Melvins, Red Fang, Sleater-Kinney or L7.

Tour period: 15.march – 06.april 2023    –      More infos…

The master of all one-man bands – always on tour around the globe.
He is an American, Slide Guitar, One Man Band. Bob plays old silvertone archtop guitars, wears a full body cannonball man suit, and a helmet wired to a telephone which allows him to devote his hands and feet to guitar and drums. The spectacle has been described as a guitar dance party, full of sweaty smiles, jumps and kicks. Touring over 150 shows per year in more than 30 countries, Log and his guitar never, ever quit.
Bob Log’s version of quick Delta blues is a continuation the sound that Bob Log and Thermos pioneered in the duo, Doo Rag. The major differences are: greater emphasis on guitar showmanship, and drumming -one man band style-with his feet. It sounds like three drummers, two guitar players, and one sort of singer. Based in Tucson, Arizona, and Melbourne, Australia, he has made frequent tours around the whole world!
Check out all his albums, all his singles and don’t miss a show!

Tour period: always touring around the world  –   # Europe:  Sept-Oct 2023   –    More infos…

Alain Croubalian 
Heartbreaking sad news: Our friend and awesome artist Alain Croubalian – Mastermind of The Dead Brothers – passed away on 03.Sept 2021 –  Where ever you are now Alain, Thank you for everything… 
Click here for more infos & photos… and his very last project „The Plains“
Journalists can contact us for information about Alain

„They were dead before it was cool“   And now,  „The one and only Death Blues Funeral Trash Orchestra“ went away with Alain…  But their music will be alive. Check out their current album „Angst“ and stand by for their upcoming very last album that is supposed to be released end of 2022…   Tour period:   never again…  More infos… 

New album „At The Limbo“
…and then he formed a full band.
Songs from a little dot of a light in a long tunnel, made of darkness and sin, for the lost, for the sinners, with some hope for the hopeless.
Their tools are Banjo, Mandoline, Guitar, Drums, Bass, Violine and other things to create a genuine mixture of dark country gospel, singer / songwriter, weird vocals, punk rock, and oompah-pah polka.
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Tour period:  #   Sept/Oct 2023

Current Album „Cabaret Of Daggers“
Cult legend, avant-roots/RnR raconteur Tav Falco and the unapproachable Panther Burns presenting their unique R’nR , Tango, Avant-Roots-Rock that influenced so many musicians…

Tour period:  # Available for festivals 2023 ?
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THE GUILT (Sweden)
Oh, hell yeah ! THE GUILT are the sharpest tool in the shed!
This super danceable, brutal, electroclash Lazerpunk duo is nothing but pure energy  – a real stage bomb!

Extremely driving beats, cutting guitar sounds and Singer Emma, who presents a sports acrobatics on stage, that makes you sore muscles just by watching. Call it aerobic lazerpunk action, death Disco, Electroclash, Body-Punk – However you classifiy them: One thing is certain: You will sweat profusely as soon as they hammering out the first beats.
„It is very angry and stupid, super danceable, full of hate“
Anyone who has already experienced The Guilt on stage knows this statement is true.

Check out their current hot album „New Knifes“!

Tour period:   # almost anytime on request !     April / May / June 2023 + summer festivals!
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„The hardest working woman in Pop“  „Sie geht ab wie eine Rakete – bis Wahnsinn und Schweiss verschwörerisch funkeln“.
Bei ihren Konzerten zeigt Bernadette La Hengst so ziemlich alles, was es braucht, um die Welt mit Melodien zu retten: >>> Elektrisierende Popsongs zwischen Elektrodub, Krautbeat und swingendem Loverssoul,   hin zu Arab-Pop und Funk, Folk bis zu Rap und Elektro-Dub.
Ein Bernadette La Hengst Konzert ist alles andere als selbstverliebter Diskurs-Pop mit
Betroffenheitsfaktor. Ihre Beats sind fett, ihr Charme entwaffnend. Den Rest erledigt Bernadette mit
Gitarren, Beats, Cello und einer wunderbar kraftvollen und leidenschaftlichen Stimme.
Bernadette La Hengst vereint überzeugend Standpunkt und Revolte.
Aktuelles Album „Wir sind die Vielen“  (Trikont/Indigo)
Neues Album im Herbst 2023 !

Tour period: Auf Anfrage   –  # Available for Summer festivals  & Dezember 2023 + Januar 2024 –    More infos...

Holly Golightly and Band (UK)
Thee very charming sixties garage pop & folk influenced singer and founding member of garage-punk legends The Headcoatees is coming along with her full band to make you happy. Many sold-out shows during their last tours, many good, good album releases on Damaged Goods Records in the last few years – enough reasons for touring Europe again.
Bruce Brand (Drums), Matt Radford (Upright Bass), Bradley Burgess (Guitar) and of course Holly Golightly (Vocals/Guitar)  –  Check out their latest album „Get along with…“ (Damaged Goods Rec)

Tour period:   # April 2023 (Spanin/France)    Oct-Nov 2023 (Europe) –    More infos…

Damaged Goods Records
Yes, it’s theeee Johnny Moped, that solid old-school punk band from Croydon / London / UK. That punk band that influenced so many other Brit-Punk or whatever-Punk bands. Did you know such people like Captain Sensible (later in The Damend) or Chrissie Hynde (later in The Pretenders) where members of the original Moped line up ? Well, you would know that already if you would have seen the documentary “Basically Johnny Moped” (2013) …
Current hit album „Lurrigate Your Mind“.   –     Tour period:   on request  –  # Available for festivals 2023   –  More infos…

… more or less an international line-up with a kind of goof-punk, rock’n’roll or hardcore punk history. Musicians who have played in such bands like Rudolf’s Rache (GER), Moving Targets (USA), Schweinhund (NOR), Big John Bates Noirchestra (CAN), James Lost (NOR) , Skranefjell (GER).  Yes, it smells at the moment like an Art-Punk-Rock or whater project.

# Available for festivals and special events only !  
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–Infos coming soon —

Tour period:     autumn 2023

Check out his latest album release „Kritik der Leistungsgesellschaft“ (Misitunes)

Komplett tanzbar, originell, politisch, Funk, House, Dub, Kraut-Rock. Knarf Rellöm haut sein Zeug raus und das sehr mitreissend.
Originelles Alroundgenie, Spinner, Parolen-auf-dem-Punkt-Bringer mit furioser Superpower.

# Tour period:  June 2023 + on request!

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Larry and Barry Singh (Germany)
Zwei Freunde, eine Angel.. Die Ähnlichkeit zu Jens Rachut und Andreas Ness ist verblüffend..
Wir klären bald auf…
Tour period:  on request  –    # Available for festivals / special events 2022/2023
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Check out their Single compilation Album „Return of 13 Hedgehogs (MxBx Singles 2000 – 2009)!
Right now, MxBx is working on a new album.

Tour period: 
# Available for festivals 2023
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MONKEEMAN (Ireland / Germany)
PowerPop with a Dirty Twang!.
This four piece from Belfast and northern Germany is dealing with extremly catchy and powerful pop-songs in tradition of artists like The Jam, The Beatles or Bob Mould.
Tour period: No shows possible at the moment !    More infos…

Check out their new album „Humbucker“ – definetly one of the best they’ve ever recorded since their worldwide celebrated first album „burning in water“.
TARGETS mastermind Ken Chamber, his unique guitarsound and songwriting influenced a generation of musicians.
Don’t think Hüsker Dü, Lemonheads, Bullet Lavolta – think Moving Targets!

Tour period:     USA: Oct 2022  –  Europe: available for summer festival + autumn 2023   More infos…

MPC Lafote
New album expected in september 2023!
Very, very, very danceable. Even people who usually just tap their little toes were seen at MPC Lafote concerts and couldn’t hold on any longer. Yes, electro stuff with a groove and lyrics about things you don’t expect

Tour period:      On request +  Sept-Oct-Nov 2023

This all female team from Vancouver/Canada brings you the dark stuff…
An intense sound of howls, banshee shrills, electric violin, neoclassical keyboards, dark-wave bass guitar and ominous drum beats to orchestrates a truly out-of-body, hair-raising experience.
Presented in a magical live performance… Check out their debut album „Hexennacht“.

Tour period:  # 2024 ?

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Kentuckys Garage-Cowpunk kings!  Do we have to explain more?
Yes, they are coming back to Europe – back to TRÜMMER. (We did their first EU tour in ’91 and now it is their last one (?))  New Album: „When The Sh*t Goes Down“, produced by Daniel Rey (Ramones, Murphy’s Law, Doughboys, a.o.) 

Tour period:  28.06. – 08.07.2023
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N.R.F.B. (germany)
Hipnagotic-Punk !?  Feat. Jens Rachut (Kommando Sonne-NMilch, Oma Hans),  Thomas Wenzel (Die Sterne, Goldene Zitronen)
Mense Reents (Die Vögel, Zitronen), 
Latest album release „Trüffelbürste“ (STAATSAKT + MAJOR LABEL)
Tour period: ???    More infos…

Three kick drums, three guitars, three mariachi uniforms and three wickedly playful characters. Raw Mexican garage sound with dirty guitar, loose vocals, and foot stomping beats. No, you haven’t heard that before
Check out their CD/LP „It’s a long, long way to Meximotown“ (Rookie Records/Cargo)
We are sorry to tell you a next tour might not happen before 2030 !   More infos…

…sind Dackelblut + Blumen am Arsch der Hölle + Angeschissen + Oma Hans.
– 127 Jahre Punk! –
Aufgelöst !?
Bald zurück ?
Abwarten !
Tour period:  Bald ?
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Something between PowerPopPunk Guitar riffs and supercatchy melodies.
Wenn GUZ (†) (Aeronauten) und Farin Urlaub mit den Moving Targets, Weezer oder Descendents in einer Band wären… würden sie vermutlich SKRANEFJELL Songs covern.

Tour period:   # on request

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Tankus The Henge (UK)
“….a virtual carnival of sound that’s high on energy and deep on soul. With copious helpings of R&B, blues, funk, disco, Django, a dose of Dexy’s, a drop of Ray Davies and a pinch of Madness … – it’s an exciting mélange of sound.”

Latest album release: „Luna Park“

Tour period:   July 2023

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Rainer ‚Ray DeVaryo‘ Wittke
   *10.Oct 1967 –  † 10.Nov 2022
„Deeply shocked and far too sudden we have to accept the passing of our friend and bandmate Ray DeVaryo.
Ray has always been a committed, funny, creative and smart person who has had a decisive influence on Velvetone with his ideas and dedication.
His humor and spontaneity were heartfelt and delightfully refreshing.
You will live in our hearts forever!   We miss you most painfully!“
Andy Merck, Steff Ulrich, Tammo Luers

… coming along like a trip of „Psych-Freakbeat-Folkrock“.
Some 60’s vibes infected with a touch of classical Krautrock, a good punch of guitars, bass and drums and all songs basically build of super clever melodies…

New album „Visions from Inner Space“ (Soundflat Records) out now !

Tour period:  April / May 2023 + on request
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Feat. DOA, Subhumans, Skinny Puppy, 3 Inches of Blood, Japandroids and many more.
„No Fun City is about the fight to keep underground music alive and how to do it yourself when things stand in your way.“
Any time available !    – More Infos..

OPECKTA (Germany)
Eine REVUE aus Theater, Film, Konzert, Lesung mit Musik und Live-Kamera, Puppenspieler !
Jens Rachut’s Texte – Gelesen, gesungen, gebrüllt. Mit Yvon Jansen, Laura Tonke, Jens Rachut, u.a.
Opeckta wird z.Zt. nicht mehr aufgeführt.  –  More Infos

Die Trauerfeier des Jens R. (Germany)
Live-Theater+Live-Video+Live-Musik, sowie Live-Kontaktaufnahme zu mindestens einem Toten und Live-Trauerreden !
Mit Jens Rachut. (Oma Hans, Kommando Sonne-Nmlich) Schauspielerin Laura Tonke („Baader“, „Tatort“), Jacques Palminger (Studio Braun) als Schwager vom Teufel; u.a.

Tour period: Z.Zt. keine Aufführungen möglich…    – More Infos

…and in the last few years we worked with following Acts:
DEVIL DOGS (usa) – 9 POUND HAMMER(usa) – RAUNCH HANDS(usa) KILLRAYS (germany) – ME AND PAUL (germany/usa)- THE GORIES (usa) – LARS VEGAS U.S. (usa) – CARNIVAL OF SOULS (germany) – LOONEY TUNES (germany) – LOOPHOLE (norway) – HEATFARM (denmark) – GREENHOUSE AC ( finland) – PENDIKEL (germany) – RUBE WADDELL (usa) – GUITAR WOLF (japan) – THE MAKERS (usa) – RUDOLF’S RACHE (germany) Info– SAARISTON LAPSET (finland) – HERBST IN PEKING (germany) – SUSAN & THE SURFTONES (usa) – CAMPER VAN CHADBOURNE (usa) – EUGENE CHADBOURNE (usa) – GREEN APPLE SEA (germany) – NUMB TONGUES (germany) – ANGLO GERMAN LOW STARS (germany/great britain) – LEOPOLD KRAUS WELLENKAPELLE (germany) – DUB FACTORY (great britain) – JON & THE NIGHTRIDERS (usa) – HOUSE WILLIAMS (germany) – SCHWEINHUND (Norway) – ATTWENGER (austria) – THE RIVIERA PLAYBOYS (usa) – PLEASANT GROVE (usa) – …Wreckless Eric (gb) – THE CARNATION (swe) – Original Kreuzberger NASENFLÖTENORCHESTER (germany) – CATO SALSA EXPERIENCE (norway) – THE RAYMEN (germany) – RUSSIAN AMCAR CLUB (norway) – HANK RAY (germany) – OXBOW (usa) – LYDIA DAHER (germany) – THEC UMSHOTS (norway) – THE WATZLOVES (usa/germany) – SANAGI (norway/uk/jap) – DELANEY DAVIDSON (new zealand) – DYSE (germany) – MISSOURI (germany) – JOLLY JUMPERS (R.I.P.) (Finland) – HIP BONE SLIM & THE Knee Tremblers (UK) – Die Radierer (germany); HANDSOME HANK and his LONESOME BOYS (USA/ CH) – ZENO TORNADO & The Boney Google Brothers (CH) – KARO (ger) – T-99,(NL) – Mermaid Union (Ger) – HOO DOO GIRL (Germany) – JUKE BARRITONE (AUS) – THE MICRAGIRLS (FIN) – THE MASKED MARVELS (ITA) – PIERRE OMER & Band (CH) – DM Bob & Jem Finer (uk/usa) – KICK JONESES (germany) – BECKY LEE AND DRUNKFOOT (usa) – SLIM CESSNA’S AUTO CLUB (usa) -DOS HERMANOS (germany) – VULGARGRAD (AUS) Info – THE CYNICS (usa) – KOMMANDO SONNE-NMILCH (ger) ) Info – HANDSOME HANK and his BAND (ch) — OMA HANS (ger) Info – TAV FALCO PANTHER BURNS (usa) Info – G.RAG Y LOS HERMANOS PATCHEKOS (ger)  – THE TOWN HEROES (can), MAMA ROSIN (Swiz) – Made For Chickens by Robots (AUS)  Die Aeronauten (ch) , Die Zukunft (GER / CH) –
GUZ (CH) . Info , Slick Steve & The Gangsters (Italy)  – THE WHISKEY DAREDEVILS (usa) –  Tomas Tulpe (ger)  ,THE CUBICAL (UK) – SICK HYENAS (ger)  – THE FLAMING STARS (uk) info , Mr Vast (uk) and many, many others…

If you wondering where we come from: We started a cassette tape label and a punk band in 1981….and then… we are here where we are now.