9 out of 11

This is how I love it: in the end of June I played 9 shows within 11 days from Calw in southern Germany to Kiel in the very northern part of Germany. This meant about 2.500 km and long hours on the road but although it meant a lot of fun and great moments onContinue reading “9 out of 11”

Mariam Michael’s live debut

Last Tuesday we had a little gig with Mariam Michael & Band at the Orange Peel, Frankfurt. We played to promote her debut single “Hot’n Tasty” which is available for download on iTunes and other major download platforms. The response we got from the audience that night and later on is very promising and weContinue reading “Mariam Michael’s live debut”

Another appearance on German television

On Sunday May 17th I once again had the great pleasure to be a part of the backing band for Tom Gaebel and for Thomas Anders as well. Together with a bunch of very nice colleagues I had a lot of fun at these 2 appearances on the Sunday morning live open air TV-show calledContinue reading “Another appearance on German television”

Musikmesse 2015

In the middle of April it was time for Musikmesse in Frankfurt again. For me the MarkWorld/Markbass – booth has been the place to be for many years. Like the years before I had a great time there meeting old friends and making new friends as well. You find some photos from the booth here.ThanksContinue reading “Musikmesse 2015”

Debut single Mariam Michael

Mariam Michael’s debut single “Hot’n Tasty” (2 songs + remix) with me on bass will be released on May 8th. On iTunes you can already prelisten and preorder it 😉 If you like the music, please like her Facebook page as well! iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/de/album/hot-n-tasty-single/id982216070 Mariam Michael Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MariamMichaelMusic

Happy Prosperous New Year!

When I look back at 2014 I am happy to say that again it was a great year! Therefore I want to thank all the nice people I met and worked with, ether on stage or off stage, all the great artists I had the pleasure to share the stage with, my friends and allContinue reading “Happy Prosperous New Year!”

Double bass on German TV show

Last Sunday, Sept. 7th, I made my debut on double bass at the Sunday morning open air TV-show Fernsehgarten which is broadcasted live by ZDF. I was there with Peter Kraus, the “German Elvis”, who became famous when Germany discovered Rock’n’Roll in the mid 50s. Lately he made an album with hit songs from todayContinue reading “Double bass on German TV show”

The Bass Sleeve

You know that I have been enthusiastically using various products by MONO, including gig bags, bags, guitar straps, wallet etc. Now they introduced the Bass Sleeve & Guitar Sleeve. It’s light, slim, protective and has a unique, stylish design. Check out that video and then tell me you don’t like it. I can’t wait toContinue reading “The Bass Sleeve”

Appearance on German television

On August 10th I had the great pleasure to be a part of the backing band for Tom Gaebel, a German singer who is famous for his powerful and punchy Big Band Tunes. Together we did 2 songs on a Sunday morning live open air TV-show called Fernsehgarten which has been running on ZDF (meaningContinue reading “Appearance on German television”

Awesome: True Collins at Nahetal-Arena

Last Saturday I played a awesome concert with True Collins near my hometown. The venue is called Nahetal-Arena. It’s an amphitheater with a capacity of 1200 people and it is technically very well equipped . We played there for the first time and it was almost sold out. The atmosphere was awesome and the audienceContinue reading “Awesome: True Collins at Nahetal-Arena”