Thursday, October 24, 2013

Ascent of Vesuvius - Continued...

The "Three!" shows have been truly wonderful - and there's two more to go: Kannel in Võru on Wednesday, October 30th, and Tudengiklubi in Viljandi on Thursday, October 31st!

Meanwhile, the Roundabout T-shirts have reached Beijing, and a Tartu show at the legendary Volga7 has been added for Saturday, Nov. 2nd.

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Ascent of Vesuvius - Continued

"Thru the Valley" with Bottleneck John is #3 in the Eesti Top7 chart - thank you very much for voting! To keep it there, please follow this link, scroll down, select the title and click "hääleta" - cheers! :)

Meanwhile, BluesMagazine in the Netherlands has published a cool review of "Three!", calling it "a creative album full of surprises" - read all about it here.

And: the "Three!" tour continues this week with a gig at the Endla Jazz Club in Pärnu on Friday, with another show at Clazz in Tallinn following on Monday. See you there!

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Video: "Thru the Valley"

...And here's the full-length video, half of it filmed in Tartu in 2011, the other half in Hollywood around 1924:

If you like it, you can vote for it here! Just scroll down, select the title and click "hääleta". The voting lasts until Monday afternoon - cheers! :)

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

"Thru the Valley" Premiere Tonight!

The video for "Thru the Valley" off the 2010 Andres Roots "Roundabout" album will premiere tonight on Eesti Top7, directed by Asko-Romé Altsoo and featuring Jantso Jokelin (harmonica) and Raul Terep (percussion, didgeridoo). As vocalist Bottleneck John wasn't available for the shoot, the video was instead completed with footage from the 1924 Douglas Fairbanks epic "The Thief of Bagdad":

The show will be streaming online here from 10.55 p.m. (GMT +2) and voting will start right after the show: