Here comes the 11th edition of the Soundflat Records Ballroom Bash compilation CD - the soundtrack' of our legendary annual label festival. Like every year, this CD contains songs (- partly previously unreleased!) by each of the bands playing at this wild festival in Cologne. This year the compilation features songs by THE KAISERS, THE LINK QUARTET, THE NO-THINGS, LOS GLURPS!, THE BAD BEATS and KUMARI. This CD is a fantastic item for your personal collection of Garage&Rock'n'Roll-memorabilia and souvenirs, but also a great selection of today's 60's Garage- and Beat-bands. A CD that shouldn't be missing from your shelf!
THE KAISERS - THE Merseybeat-idols since 1992
The old-school Merseybeat heroes back united for just a couple of gigs worldwide, one of them at the Soundflat Records Ballroom Bash! From early rock'n'roll hits to beat classics and from hipshakin' shimmy to twitchin' twist stompers - No further introduction necessary.
THE LINK QUARTET- Hammond-driven Acid Jazz
The legendary kings of hammondbeat from Italy since 1993 - expect absolutely divine, mindblowing hammond-organ-soli, a jazzy beat, groovy guitars and catchy melodies. Purely instrumental, incredibly cool and funky! Their hammond-driven beat with its wah-wah sounds and now and then even a groovy, ska/rocksteady-offbeat will absolutely knock your socks off!
THE NO-THINGS - Garage-sensation from Scotland
This new garage-rock- and dirty 60s R'n'R-band from Edinburgh (with members from Les Bof!, Thanes, Carpet Sellers etc.) has some dirty, rough Medway-sound to offer, with a wild attitude and just enough punkrock-influence to shake and party to! If you dig that Low-Fi Garage-sound a la HEADCOATS or BILLY CHILDISH, THE NO-THINGS might just be your cup of tea!
LOS GLURPS! - Spain's newest Garage-Punk-heroes
These boys from Valencia play primitive Garagepunk par excellence! Here you have it all.. snotty vocals, a killer guitar, a swirling organ, a wild attitude and a heavy dose of punkrock with some extra Spanish craziness. Be prepared for some wild 60s Garage-Punk'n'Roll \\'e0 la WAU Y LOS ARRRGHS!!!
THE BAD BEATS - Vancouver's latest Garagepunk-discovery!
Let yourselves be led into the wild and nasty world of the Bad Beats-sound that displays strong, soulful vocals, a frantic farfisa, fuzzed-out guitars and wild rhythm & beat with a voodoo vibe here and lots of beer-fueled party-fun there. A sound that is straight to the point authentic with no need for compromise or sound-doctoring.
THE KUMARI - Fantastic Garage-Psychrock based in London
Get ready for London's young, psychedelic Garage-rock-newcomers THE KUMARI - influenced by West coast psych and garage bands from the 60s and 70s, these boys play fantastic and powerful music, that is just thrilling! Wild, psychedelic rock with a heavy, dark guitarsound, a cool attitude and a catchy beat & rhythm!