video from the great Meteo festival – late august – in Mulhouse!
with the hidros 6 NU ensemble – with new members Mariam Wallentin on vocals and Anders Nyqvist on trumpet!
making an attack on the music & lyrics of the king of rocknroll: Richard Wayne Penniman aka LITTLE RICHARD!
watch out for activity in november! MAJOR polish plans and resdidencies as well as some stockholm blow outs and ending up at the GREAT Wels unlimited festival.
more news soon , aslo about the Hidros 7 Nu ensemble performing and deconstructing the music of Frank Zappa!
a very creatively edited video from a ROCKIN concert in budapest this june, during the EU bus tour of Fire! Orchestra just showed up recently – enjoy it!
WE`LL BE BACK!!!
peace & fire /// the fire! team
EXPLOSIVE START OF 2016!
premiere of FIRE! in Australia and NZ
FIRE & MARIAM WALLENTIN
sound: mikael werliin
w special guest appereances by Oren Ambarchi, Joe Talia, Tony Buck, Magda Mayas, Jeff Henderson and others
new release: SHE SLEEPS SHE SLEEPS – on RUNE GRAMMOFON
new version – new line up – new music
Mariam Wallentin – vocals ( from Wildbirds & Peacedrums Fire Orchestra, Mariam the Believer )
Anders Nyqvist – trumpets ( Klangforum Wien )
TOURING 2016 —
AUG 24- 28th , 2016
NOV 2- 13th , 2016
Mariam Wallentin – vocals
Anders Nyqvist – trumpets
Mats Gustafsson – slide, tenor, baritone and bass saxes, electronics and piano mate
Joe McPhee – trumpet, tenor sax and space organ
Christer Bothén – bass clarinet and guimbri
Agustí Fernández– piano and organ
Kjell Nordeson – vibes, drums, flexatone, glockenspiel
dieb13 – turntables
Per Åke Holmlander – tuba
Jon Rune Strom – bass
Ingebrigt Håker Flaten – bass
Paal Nilssen- Love – drums
HIDROS 6 – KNOCKIN
photos: Krzysztof Penarski
FIRE! on tour in Europa! sep 12 – 19th!
and preparing for more adventures in november this year…..january in australia….feb in EU….march in france…..
and a new studio album to be released on Rune grammofon in jan 2016!!!
followed next year by more orchestra activities: a MIGHTY ORCHESTRA TOUR 1 – 12th june – in connection with the release of the new album RITUAL!
photo: petra cvelbar
after a highly interesting meeting in Molde this summer – the adventure continues in Texas soon.
the thing meets James Blood Ulmer!!!!!
oct 7th – in AUSTIN, TX
THE THING hitting hard this fall….. new studio album SHAKE …. and two major tours coming up in USA and Japan!
new material, new music , new energy — THE THING
see you out there!
ROCKIN at ROSKILDE fest 5th July!!!
Fire! Orchestra scandinavian tour is over for this time!
8 concerts & one studio recording…. check this video — with unique material — studio recorded in copenhagen and an interview.
Fire! Orchestra is back in spring and summer… and fall! s**tloads going on….. more news soon!!!