- Jan 23, 2013
It’s getting steamy as Joe Cocker and his high calibre band are preparing for a two month tour of Europe, hot on the heals of the release of “I Come In Peace”, the second single from Mr Cockers acclaimed new album “Fire It Up”.
Ticket sales are going steadily strong for the 33-date “Fire It Up”-tour that will rock huge crowds in major-city arenas. Starting on April 8, 2013 in Antwerp, Belgium, the tour will visit Germany extensively before moving in to the Netherlands, France, Switzerland, Austria, the Czech Republic, Poland and Ukraine before closing with three concerts in Russia. Cocker promises to performing many of his greatest hits on the road in 2013, as well as a huge chunk of the ardent work that is “Fire It Up”.
No worries, spring and summer will be fired up by Joe Cocker.Read More
- Jan 18, 2013
50 years after his first record contract, acclaimed singer and performer Joe Cocker is still firing on all cylinders. At the age of 68 the Grammy Award- winner is at the height of his powers on ”Fire It Up”, his latest album, released in November 2012. “Fire It Up”, is a 11-track musical thrill ride through hauntingly performed Blues Rock- and Soul-Songs, passionately delivered by Cockers globally recognised trademark-voice.
The album is a triumphant return to the top, where “Hard Knocks”, Cockers Platinum Award-winning predecessor left off in 2010. Storming straight to the Number Six spot in the German album-charts in November 2012, “Fire It Up” has earned yet another Gold Award for Joe Cocker. Deservedly. “I Come In Peace”, the second single-release from “Fire It Up” finds Cocker in powerful Blues Rock-mood.
Stay tuned ‘cause the fire’s enduringly burning.Read More