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Prizewinners and Hot News in Tønder

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.

23. March 2017|

Exclusive Names at Tønder Festival

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.

27. February 2017|

Videointerviews Artists 2016

Tønder Festival 2016: Backstage-videointerviews: The Avett Brothers, Anderson East, Signe Svendsen, Blind Boys of Alabama, Margo Price and Folkeklubben. See also interview with Rosanne Cash.

31. January 2017|

Eight New Names on Tønder Roster

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.

10. January 2017|

Lucinda Williams at Tønder Festival 2017

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.

28. November 2016|

More Names Booked for Tønder Festival 2017

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.

31. October 2016|

Videointerview: Rosanne Cash

We had a visit from Rosanne Cash at this year's festival. Rosanne Cash visited our journalist team to talk both about her own career and also about her family and especially her father, Johnny Cash.

14. September 2016|

Photos Tønder Festival 2016

Photos taken by some of the professional photographers attending the festival 2016. Morten Fog, Bo Petersen, Madeleine Glindorf and Anni Hesselholt among others.

7. September 2016|

That Was Tønder Festival 2016

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.

29. August 2016|

Scots band cancels

Sadly, the Scottish band Shooglenifty have had to cancel their appearance at Tønder Festival 2016. American Jeffrey Foucault and his band step up to fill the slot.

23. August 2016|

Tønder’s a Draw

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.

16. August 2016|

Eilen Jewell for Tønder

Once again, Tønder Festival is ahead of the game in introducing new musicians to the Danish audience. Eilen Jewell and her band are playing Tønder Festival on the Saturday.

29. July 2016|

Error in the programme booklet

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.

7. June 2016|

Tønder Festival Running Order Ready

The final music programme with play times for this year's Tønder Festival is in place. And there is news about the Festival cd, the webshop and sleeping in a teepee.

31. May 2016|

Tønder Festival Full Programme

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.

20. April 2016|

Single-day wristbands

Single-day wristbands for the Tønder Festival are now available to a limited degree from Thursday 21 April 10am!

20. April 2016|

Videos from the artists

Great videos from some of the artists: Dustbowl Revival (photo), Talisk and Ten Strings And A Goat Skin. Find videos on our YouTube-channel and our Facebooksite.

8. April 2016|

More Top Names for Tønder

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 [...]

4. April 2016|

Tønder Programme Growing

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.

15. March 2016|

The Avett Brothers Return

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.

25. February 2016|

Go to Tønder!

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.

4. February 2016|

Tønder Festival Exclusives

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.

3. February 2016|

Jason Isbell for Tønder Festival

The american songwriter and singer Jason Isbell will appear at The Tønder Festival 2016 - and so will Karine Polwart, Spirit Family Reunion, Niels Skousen and Ten Strings And A Goat Skin.

11. January 2016|

Christmas Present: Tønder Festival 2016 Gospel Extravaganza

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.

15. December 2015|

2016: Videos from the artists

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.

25. November 2015|
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