Review: Success in Rottweil!

Jon Lord Blues Project: Rottweil, Alte Stadthalle, International Jazz Festival, Germany - May 14 2011 Review by Bo Olsson It must be hard to be Jon Lord, because everything that you do is expected to be better than what anyone else does. And everything should be wonderful, magical and world-class. But you know what? When … Continue reading Review: Success in Rottweil!

Jon Lord’s Concerto for young German group and orchestra

In March, Braunschweig's Jugend-Sinfonie-Orchester will perform Jon Lord's Concerto for Group and Orchestra with local rock band Midnight. Explains conductor Knut Hartmann: - We are very, very, very happy to have been able to study the Concerto for Group and Orchestra by Jon Lord. Our young people love this opus, even if it is for … Continue reading Jon Lord’s Concerto for young German group and orchestra

German radio to broadcast Jon Lord’s blues

German radio will broadcast parts of Jon Lord's performance at last year's Lahnstein Blues Festival. Recorded on September 25 2010, The Lahnstein Blues All Stars featured Jon Lord, Maggie Bell, Pete York, Colin Hodgkinson, Zoot Money, Miller Anderson and Albie Donnelly playing bluesrock classics. Find more info on Deutschlandfunk's website - including how to listen … Continue reading German radio to broadcast Jon Lord’s blues

Jon Lord gets bluesy in Germany

On April 7 2011, Jon Lord will appear at the 20th Rother Bluestage, a blues festival in the town of Roth near Nürnberg. Nicknamed the Blusual Suspects, the band will also feature Miller Anderson (guitar, vocals), Maggie Bell (vocals), Zoot Money (keyboards), Colin Hodgkinson (bass) and Pete York (drums). Ticket buyers should expect plenty of … Continue reading Jon Lord gets bluesy in Germany