Category: TIRR News

25 Feb 2015

EVERGREY Confirmed As Main Support For DREAM THEATER

Evergrey frontman/founder Tom Englund has checked in with the following update:

“I’m a happy man today! Evergrey are psycho proud to announce that we will be main support to mighty Dream Theater for shows in June and July!”

Next to that also a short leg of extra shows for May was announced, with 2 main supports Lesoir & Zonaria

Evergrey’s complete tour schedule is now as follows:

March
26 – Factory – Tallinn, Estonia
27 – Henry’s Pub – Kuopio, Finland
28 – Nosturi – Helsinki, Finland
29 – Klubi – Tampere, Finland

April
10 – KB – Malmö, Sweden
11 – Göta Källare – Stockholm, Sweden

May

08 – Hypothalamus Rheine, Germany
09 – Backstage Munchen, Germany
10 – MMC Bratislava, Slovakia
11 – Work in Progress Albignasego, Italy
12 – Colos Saal Aschaffenburg, Germany
13 – Z7 Pratteln, Switzerland
14 – Kubana Siegburg, Germany
15 – W2 Den Bosch, Netherlands

June
3 – Sweden Rock Festival – Solvesborg, Sweden
26 – BasineFireFest – Plzen, Czech Republic
27 – Metal Hammer Festival – Katowice, Poland
30 – Fossato del Castello di Barletta – Barletta, Italy (supporting Dream Theater)

July
1 – Cavea dell’Auditorium Parco della Musica – Rome, Italy (supporting Dream Theater)
3 – Peace and Love – Borlänge, Sweden

Everygrey recently released their new video, for the track “The Grand Collapse”, lifted from their the new album Hymns For The Broken. The video, directed by Patric Ullaeus (Revolver Productions), can be seen below:

24 Feb 2015

2nd PROFESSOR NOMAD, All Star Tribute Sessions

Bartels, together with his fellow musicians, is already touring the country for some time. In various line ups they bring an homage to the greats of Pop music. Bartel is the initiator and the constant factor at all shows. For every different tribute he will bring along a well-known and respected Dutch artist, who will step into the shoes of the celebrity.

As of March 13th Professor Nomad will bring a tribute to THE CURE, together with Carol van Dyk and Peter Visser (Bettie Serveert) and Patrick van Herrikhuyzen (Van Dik Hout).

Carol: ‘When Bartel asked me to cooperate on a cover session of The Cure I immediately said yes. In the past we occasionally played a cover of THE CURE with my own band Bettie Serveert, the song Boys Don´t Cry. When we first rehearsed this song the band was completely surprised that I , as being a Canadian, start singing with a British accent..brilliant… !! We are all big fans of The Cure , the band wrote so many great hits, that you cannot dislike to cover thsi great band !! ‘

The 2nd session that is presented by TIRR MUSIC AGENCY is:

PROFESSOR NOMAD, a Tribute to The CURE
Carol van Dyk – Zang (Bettie Serveert)
Peter Visser – Gitaar (Bettie Serveert)
Patrick van Herrikhuyzen – Toetsen (Van Dik Hout)
Bartel Bartels – Bas – (Professor Nomad)
Stephan van der Meijden – Drums (Independent)

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21 Jan 2015

Professor Nomad

The Professor Nomad sessions consist out of shows of Dutch Top Musicians & celebrities who bring a tribute to various Music legends. These musicians are brought together by bandleader Bartel Bartels, aka Professor Nomad.

Bartels, together with his fellow musicians, is already touring the country for some time. In various line ups they bring an homage to the greats of Pop music.

Bartel is the initiator and the constant factor at all shows. For every different tribute he will bring along a well-known and respected Dutch artist, who will step into the shoes of the celebrity.

The first session that is presented by TIRR MUSIC AGENCY is:

PROFESSOR NOMAD, a Tribute to Neil Young

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