Jonathan Kroll will be performing some new material from his musical project A Newborn Riot of Dreams at Madame Claude in Berlin on November 16th, at 9 p.m.
Incidentally, Jonathan has just posted a couple of new songs ("Pentatonic & Dirty Too" and "Afternoon?") on the Newborn Riot of DreamsMyspace and Facebook pages.
Troy Von Balthazar news
After the release of his second album How to Live on Nothing and a successful French tour, Troy will be supporting Melissa Auf der Maur on a string of dates in Germany, Poland, Austria, Czech Republic and Switzerland. Tour dates on Troy Von Balthazar's website.
We had a really great time playing festivals this summer! Thanks to everyone that came out to see the shows. We are going to take a little break now to work on our side projects and write some new Chokebore material. We'll be back next year with new songs, a new release, and tons of concerts!
- the Chokebores
Troy Von Balthazar news
Troy Von Balthazar's second album How to Live on Nothing will be released on September 13th. The first single Dots and Hearts is already available as a digital download.
The flyers & posters gallery has been updated with posters of the summer festivals.
Additions to the gigography
Setlists of some recent festival performances (Le Rock Dans Tous Ses États, Mix Up, Rockorama, and Mistraal Indie Music Festival), along with past tour dates from 1993 to 1995, were added to the Chokebore gigography, thanks to the contributions of J-P M. and Loïc G.
The DVD of Chokebore's February 2010 concert in Berlin will premiere next Tuesday (June 15) at 11 p.m. at "Ick koof mir Dave Lombardo, wenn ick reich bin" in Berlin (Zionskirchstraße 34, 10119 Berlin - Tel. 0179 7908197).
Another festival confirmed
One more summer festival added to the tour dates: Chokebore will play at the Mistraal Indie Music Festival in Barbentane (France) on July 23!
Thanks so much for coming to see us on our tour, it was really cool seeing you guys, we had a really good time playing together again!
Thanks also for the fantastic support of Julien and all the people at Super!, to Björn and his guys at Underthestars, to all the promoters and the crews at the clubs and to our great sound guy Jean-Louis — and of course thanks to Florent for all his hard work and for keeping people up-to-date with all things Chokebore.
Hope to see you at some of the festivals we will be playing this summer!
Thanks to the photographers who contributed! If you have some great photos of Chokebore that you'd like to share, please contact the webmaster!
...and flyers too
The flyers & posters gallery has also been updated with some flyers from the February shows. Flyers from Wiesbaden, Lucerne and Brussels are still missing! If you can help, once again: please contact the webmaster!
Roundup of online coverage
Here are a few interesting articles and reports found online about Chokebore's 2010 tour: