Riverboat Gamblers – European tour 2014

Riverboat Gamblers – European tour 2014

RIVERBOAT GAMBLERS European tour for January and February 2014

Germany, Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Belgium 

The anthemic Texan thrust of Riverboat Gamblers is storming its way to Europe in January and February to kick the new year off in style.

Together with enigmatic frontman Mike Wiebe, Riverboat Gamblers will be playing extensively throughout Germany, as well as pit stops in Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, and Italy. Expect a truly wild and seductive live performance that seems to engulf audiences urging them to get involved. This is what a Riverboat Gamblers show does to people.

Full dates are:

JANUARY

16 Hamburg Hafenklang, Germany

17 Nurnberg Zentralcafe K4, Germany

18 Leipzig Werk II, Germany

19 Antwerp Kavka, Belgium,

22 Graz Musichouse, Austria

23 Timelkam Gei, Austria

24 Wien Das Bach, Austria

25 Schaffhausen Taptab, Switzerland

26 Grevenbruck Jugendzentrum, Switzerland

28 Haarlem Patronaat, Netherlands

29 Stuttgart, Keller Klub, Germany

30 Illingen Juz, Germany

31 Drachten Iduna, Netherlands

FEBRUARY

1 Rotterdam Rotown, Netherlands

2 Eindhoven Effenaar, Netherlands

4 Bologna Freakout, Italy

5 Milano Lo Fi, Italy

6 Solothurn Kofmehl, Switzerland

7 Koln Sonic Ballroom, Germany

8 Berlin Clash, Germany

The triumphant punk-rock rallying call of The Wolf You Feed’ cames out on vinyl earlier this year after its initial release in August last year. Teaming up with Grammy-Award winning engineer Stuart Sikes (The White Stripes, Cat Power) for their sixth album, Riverboat Gamblers created a darker record than any of their back catalogue with hooks hefting hooks aplenty. Just a listen to the first fifteen seconds of the opener ‘Good Veins’ proves that this approach was entirely justified.


The Wolf You Feed perfectly captures the era when punk rock and old rock ‘n’ roll converged: ““it’s edgy and intense but still catchy so that people could dance to it if they wanted to, and they will want to….my only worry is they won’t ever be able to stop” explains Wiebe.

And you will want to dance.

www.theriverboatgamblers.com & www.xtramilerecordings.com

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