Jennifer Rostock Marathonmann

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09.02.2014


Jennifer Rostock

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Große Freiheit 36, Hamburg

With ‘Schlaflos’, JENNIFER ROSTOCK present their 4th album and are also present again on stage in Germany. The *_*-Tour in 2013 was completely sold out, and that without a new album. That might be the reason, why they stop two times in Hamburg during this current tour, on 8th and 9th February. We attended the second show and this one was a great success!

Some minutes after 7 o’clock, support MARATHONMANN from Munich opened the show. The four guys consisting of the singer and bassist Michael „Michi“ Lettner, guitarists Robin Konhäuser and Christian Wölk and Marcel Konhäuser on the drums did a good job to prepare the audience for the main act JENNIFER ROSTOCK. With eight songs, the band spread good mood with their post-hardcore-sound, which matched very well with the sound of JENNIFER ROSTOCK. The opening act could not be chosen much better. For one song, even the guitarist and drummer of JENNIFER ROSTOCK joined the band to play along with them, while drummer Marcel visited the audience by doing a stage dive – the first of some following on that evening.
After over half an hour, MARATHONMANN left the stage for the main act, but it won’t be the last time, the fans saw them on stage this night.

JENNIFER ROSTOCK, originally not even from Rostock but the island Usedom, are since meanwhile seven years a solid size in the German scene. Their music can be described as a mix between electro-pop and alternative-rock. Always on tour, without band breaks or even member changings. That is where the name of the new album comes from, ‘Schlaflos’ – sleepless in ...

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