Music from Austria – Udo Jürgens R.I.P.

Udo Jürgens (born September 30, 1934 in Klagenfurt, Carinthia, Austria; † 21 December 2014 in Münsterlingen, Thurgau, Switzerland), civil Udo Jürgen Bockelmann, was an Austrian composer, pianist  and singer. He died yesterday at the age of 80 years .

Udo Jürgens composed more than 1,000 songs and released more than 50 albums. In his more than sixty year career, he sold over 105 million records , making him  one of the most successful male solo artists in the world.

Ich war noch nie in New York , the title of a musical and a very successful song composed by Jürgens

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Music from Austria – RapTyrolizm

RapTyrolizm is the rap project of Nigel aka Black Sheepert thaZoli aka Textodendron from the state Tirol, Austria. This song called “Tiroshido”, in the tyrolean slang is really moving to me, no gangsta rap, it’s a song about unity in Tirol. Awesome!!!

Music from Austria – Wolfgang Ambros

Born 1952 in Wolfsgraben, Wolfgang Ambros became one of the most popular Austrian singer-songwriters and Austropop musicians. Listen to his great song “Aufi, Aufi”, more or less about mountaineering:

Music from Germany – Quadro Nuevo

Quadro Nuevo , an instrumental quartet , founded 1996 in Salzburg/Austria , a group from germany , the european answer of argentinian tango.

They won several prizes, gave already over 3000 concerts all over the world . They play in concert halls , pubs and on festivals , but they often practise their music also as street muscians.

Here is their song “Nature Boy”

 

Music from Austria – DJ Indygo

DJ Indygo is an austrian DJ. Saw him live last week in South Tyrol. Listen to his nice mix of GuGabriel’s “Salvation”:

Also have a listen to “Eternal Flame”:

Music from Germany – Dunkelbunt

Dunkelbunt, born as Ulf Lindemann in 1979 in Hamburg is a german producer, musician and DJ, who’s now living in Vienna, Austria. Listen to his nice song “Cinnamon Girl”:

Music from Austria – Gin Ga

Gin Ga is a Alternative-/Popband from Vienna, Austria and Manchester, England founded 2003 , consisting of Alex Konrad (vocals, guitar), Emanuel Donner (violin, vocals, other instruments), Wihlidal Clement (guitar, synthesizers and other instruments), Matias Meno (drums, percussion) and James Stelfox (bass).

Today they released their new album , this song “Dancer ” is from 2012