Add to this year's Tønder Festival bill: American prizewinners, Irish musical heroes, roots veterans and innovators, Scots bagpipe rock, real Mardi Gras Indians and a Danish star in the making from Tønder.
An array of new international names of high-flying musicians are now on the roster for this year's Tønder Festival: John Moreland, Karl Blau, Lion Bear Fox, Yola Carter, William Prince, Leyla McCalla and Mick Flannery.
More colours brighten the 2017 Tønder Festival palette. This year Tønder Festival will be presenting more exciting foreign artists, including Shovels & Rope from USA, Kaia Kater from Canada and Danni Nicholls from UK, all appearing in Denmark for the first time.
Here's a Christmas present for you from Tønder: the US singer-songwriter Lucinda Williams will be one of the top names at next year's Tønder Festival. And more names have been added to the roster: Allan Olsen, Hush, A.J. Croce, Romengo, Dallahan and Talisk.
While this year's Tønder Festival was still in full swing, deals were already being sealed with artists for 2017, among them Loudon Wainwright III and Grant-Lee Phillips. Now others are ready to be added to the roster: Marc Cohn, Daniel Norgren, Afenginn, GLAS, Réalta, Nive Nielsen and Homesick Hank.
We at Tønder Festival wish to thank our audience, musicians and volunteers for a Festival of memorable musical moments, a fantastic atmosphere and a perfect, warm, late summer setting. Next year's Tønder Festival is already on the stocks.
Festivalgoers will soon be leaving home to enjoy the music, the atmosphere and all the fun of the Festival site when the 42nd Tønder Festival opens for business. Two media people from the capital will be leaving their desks for a while and taking on the job of presenting music.
Unfortunately there is an error in this years programme booklet. The price of our official CD is misprintet. You can view the correct prices online - the triple CD (3CD) can be preordered from our webshop.
Nearly 70 names will be appearing at this year's Tønder Festival. Among the latest additions to the roster are Margo Price, King James & The Special Men, Caitlin Canty, Jeffrey Foucault, Triakel, Niels Hausgaard and Jacob Dinesen.
World class bluegrass, three leading female singers in a perfect setting, newcomers and veterans from Scotland and Ireland and a Danish singer-songwriter with a new album to her name: Tønder Festival programme 2016 is almost [...]
It's hotting up! Tønder Festival can present another serving of international names: American Anderson East and Three Tall Pines, Canadian Fortunate Ones, Irish Hudson Taylor, Scots Talisk and Danish Kira Skov.
More high-powered music for Tønder Festival 2016: The Avett Brothers, Mánran, Jonah Blacksmith, Corey Ledet, Shooglenifty, The Panorama Jazz Band and A Blues & Roots Revue with Hans Theessink, Big Daddy Wilson and Eric Bibb.
The reason to go to The Tønder Festival? Please take a look at the roster and the story so far. Jason Isbell, Rosanne Cash, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Eliza Carthy, Karine Polwart, Rock My Soul... and many more.
Yet more reasons to attend Tønder Festival 2016: Tina Dickow, Tim O'Brien, A.J.Croce, Flook, The String Sisters, Väsen and The Barra MacNeils give their only concerts on Danish soil at Tønder Festival this summer.
A gospel Sunday in a class of its own awaits you. Rock My Soul - a gospel show featuring The McCrary Sisters & The Fairfield Four - is coming to Tønder to give their only concert in Denmark. And new names added to the Tønder Festival 2016 roster include Dustbowl Revival, Mary Gauthier, Adam Holmes & The Embers and Rura.
Video from Rosanne Cash: The american songwriter is looking forward to meet the audience at The Tønder Festival 2016. See also video greetings from Scott Wood Band, Treacherous Orchestra, The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc among others.