Music from the US – Son Lux

Son Lux, born as Ryan Lott in 1979, is an US-american alternative musician from Denver. This song would have been fitting perfectly for all these boring days laying around and waiting for a faster healing. Have a listen to his nice song “Alternate World”:

Music from Germany – Brothers of Ivory

Brothers of Ivory - a band founded 2012 in Schorndorf /South Germany . The Trio is playing a mix of southern and alternative rock ,always impressed by the blues . In 2013 they´ve played a lot of gigs in germany and switzerland

Here is their song “Revolution “

Indeed the right name of the band is “Brothers of Ivory ” not (Brothers of Irony :-) ) excuse me ! haha it was late and i didn´t check it , when i wrote it down .

 

 

Music from the UK – Oi Va Voi

Oi Va Voi founded 1999 is an experimental rock group from London. She mixes traditional Eastern European and Jewish music with elements of rock and electronic music.

Oi Va Voi is jiddisch /jewish and means translated “Oh my goodness !”

The video is a music  inspired movie , showing lightning in slow motion

The song is called refugee

and Yuri (a tribute tu Juri Gagarin )

 

Music from the UK – Bliss

Bliss (German: happiness, bliss) is an English rock and pop band from London. Bliss was founded in 1986 by Rachel Morrison (vocals) and Paul Ralphes (bass)  in Coventry and was later added, with others , as with today’s London music producer Tom E Morrison as a guitarist. In 2007, the band released the best-of-album Spirit of Man. Two German musician, guitarist Tom E Morrison and drummer Michael Witzel  came 1990 on the band.

For Those who love the sound of Enya or Fleetwood Mac

Here is their song “Desert Sun” chill out music at his finest !

 

Music from Germany – Tobias Schuler

Tobias Schuler , a multi instrumentalist from Schramberg (Black Forrest ) Germany ( a town near me , around 30 km away )  , playing at least 20 differnt instruments , watch this ^^

Music from Iceland – Pollapönk

The ESC Song from Iceland , i loved it , but as i heard it sounds partly very familiar to me, but at this moment i could not name , where i heard the song , partly especially the refrain before .

Later i found out , what seemed to me so wellknown

Here are Pollapönk with theis song “Enga Fordoma”

and this is the song which is related to it , a cover version of “Magic Carpet Ride ” by Fat Boy Slim

a song which was formerly written by the Band “Steppenwolf” ,

Have a look and tell me if you agree

Music from the UK – Steven Wilson

Steven Wilson, born in 1967, is an english musician and producer. He is best known as lead guitarist of the alternative band Porcupine Tree. In 2003 he released his first solo pieces. Listen to his great song “Drive Home”:

Music from the US – Wilco

Wilco is an US-american alternative band from Chicago. They formed in 1994 after the breakup of the influential alternative country group Uncle Tupelo. Their album ‘A Ghost Is Born’, released in 2004 earned a grammy for the best alternative album in 2005. Listen to its song “At Least That’s What You Said”: