The Sleeping Shaman on Facebook The Sleeping Shaman on Twitter The Sleeping Shaman RSS Feed
Conny Ochs

Reviews » Album Reviews » C

Conny Ochs ‘Future Fables’ CD/LP 2016

8th March 2016 at 7:42 pm

Conny Ochs

There’s a tendency for many to underestimate those artists who choose to ‘strip back’ as lacking complexity. Conny Ochs’ latest offering, Future Fables, is certainly stripped back, but it definitely isn’t simple. Full of rich, emotional depths, solid songwriting and nods to its varied…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

News

Conny Ochs: Stream New Album ‘Future Fables’; Out Now Via Exile On Mainstream

29th February 2016 at 6:47 pm

Conny Ochs - Photo by Christian Thiele

Conny Ochs and I go way back after first meeting him when he supported Wino on his first solo outing, where I was simply captivated by the solo stylings of this German troubadour. Part Townes van Zandt, part Nick Drake, part Neil Young and…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , ,

Reviews » Album Reviews » W

Wino & Conny Ochs ‘Freedom Conspiracy’ CD/LP 2015

8th May 2015 at 6:38 pm

Wino & Conny Ochs

This record is arguably one of the most anticipated releases within the doom scene this year. Scott ‘Wino’ Weinrich’s extensive musical resumé (Saint Vitus, Spirit Caravan, The Obsessed, etc.) automatically launches it into the spotlight, however, Wino’s previous release with German folk artist Conny…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

News

WINO & CONNY OCHS: Exile On Mainstream Confirms Details For Second Collaborative LP From Iconic Singer/Songwriter Duo

29th January 2015 at 10:29 pm

Wino & Conny Ochs - Photo by Albert Mojica

It is with extreme pleasure for Germany’s Exile On Mainstream to announce the label’s next priority release, with the second collaborative album by one of the most strikingly natural singer/songwriter duos of these troubled modern times, SCOTT “WINO” WEINRICH and CONNY OCHS. To backtrack…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , ,

News

Running Order: 15 Years of Bliss – 15 years of Exile On Mainstream At RB 2014; Fri April 11th, Cul de Sac, Tilburg

7th April 2014 at 4:34 pm

Roadburn 2014 - Exile On Mainstream

On the evening of Friday April 11th, from 19:30 onwards, Germany’s own Exile on Mainstream Records will celebrate its 15th anniversary during a special label night at Cul de Sac,  featuring Kristian Harting, Treedeon, Conny Ochs and BULBUL. Below is the running order: Roadburn Festival…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

News

Exile On Mainstream Celebrates 15 Years Of Bliss At Roadburn 2014

24th February 2014 at 6:40 pm

Roadburn 2014 - Exile On Mainstream

Roadburn Festival is very excited to report that Germany’s own Exile on Mainstream Records, one of Europe’s most beloved underground labels, will celebrate its 15th anniversary at Roadburn Festival 2014 on Friday, April 11th at Cul de Sac in Tilburg, The Netherlands. “Who would…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

News

BEEHOOVER: German Tour Dates Announced & Pre-Orders For ‘The Devil And His Footmen’ Now Available

31st August 2013 at 12:00 pm

Beehoover

You’re lost in a world of wobbliness, incomprehension and falsehood. You’re regarded with disrespect. You’re capabilities are worthless and your thought patterns of no use. You are natural selection with no place in this concrete world. You have to leave the planet. And there…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , ,

News

CONNY OCHS: Video Collage Premiere Featuring The Track ‘Faces In The Crowd’

19th March 2013 at 1:24 pm

Conny Ochs - Photo by Mathieu Drouet

It comes with real pleasure that we can share another gem from CONNY OCHS‘ latest album ‘Black Happy‘ today. Feast your eyes on this collage video with album track ‘Faces In The Crowd‘ – an ode to traditional Americana stripped of instruments, showcasing Och’s…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , ,

Reviews » Album Reviews » C

Conny Ochs ‘Black Happy’ CD/LP/DD 2013

20th February 2013 at 8:46 am

Conny Ochs

German acoustic singer/songwriter Conny Ochs is not the typical style of music you’d find on The Sleeping Shaman but then Conny isn’t your typical musician. Providing a much darker take on acoustic, Conny has attracted the attention of a wealth of notable lost souls,…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Articles

Shaman Lee’s Top 10 Albums & 2012 Year Review

20th December 2012 at 11:36 am

Conan

Well what an amazing year 2012 has been for music and everything that’s been happening at Shaman HQ, the website continues to grow from strength to strength with visits at an all time high, the same year also saw me take a more active…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Return to Top ▲Return to Top ▲