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And the winner is…….

YES YES YES and bring on the champagne!!! We won the “best band” category in the European Blues Awards 2017! Thanks to everybody who voted for us and a special thank to our good friend Elles Bailey for sending this video snippet of the prize ceremony!

Tourplan 2018

It’s Black Friday – go make your reservations on next year’s concerts with your favourite band. 26 gigs in 7 countries, from 20 Jan. until 4 May!! More info and tickets right here => http://risager.info/tour-plan/  

European Blues Award nominee

Hell yeahhh! We just found out that we’re nominated in the “best band” category in the European Blues Awards! Since it’s a poll pls. drop by at => https://europeanbluesawards.wordpress.com/ and throw us a vote or more before Nov. 12th and pls. share!  Besides from that you can see us live and in living colour: 8.11 Meisenfrei Blues Club –…

Köln, Saarbrücken und Dresden – seid ihr bereit?

Morgen geht es wieder los in Luxor Köln! Freitag Kammgarn Kaiserslautern und Samstag Beatpol! Köln tickets right here!!  BIS BALD!  Links to FB events and tickets => => 26.10 Cologne, Germany => Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado – Luxor Kölni 27.10 Kaiserslautern, Germany => Bluesfestival Thorbjørn Risager Band, King King, Jane Lee Hooker 28.10 Dresden, Germany, => Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado – Beatpol Ruf…

New band documentary online!

We’re happy to finally be able to show you our documentary “The Rockpalast Tour” which features yours truly Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado live on the road taking the band to the legendary German TV show Rockpalast / Rockpalast-Crossroads where the band gets the prestigius Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik – Jahrepreis handed over! Lean back, grab a Coffee (or a beer!!!) and…

UK tour coming up!

Northern England and Scotland are you ready? 28th of Sept – Edinburgh Blues Club – Venue: Voodoo Rooms => http://bit.ly/2wIGCMk with Main Street Blues  29th of Sept – Hartlepool – Venue: Hartlepool United supporters Club Ltd=> http://bit.ly/2hlV4Ef 30th of Sept – Carlisle Blues Rock Festival – Venue: The Crown and Mitre Hotel => http://bit.ly/2xjwM5o 1st of Oct – Manchester, United Kingdom – Venue: Band on the Wallhttp://bit.ly/2w8rrfT with Elles Bailey See you soon! Ruf Records STETSON Stetson Europe Solid Entertainment Crunchy…

UK tour coming up!

We’re looking forward to play our first gig in Manchester, United Kingdom at the legendary Band on the Wall on Sunday October 1st 2017! Go make your reservation already now! Here’s the entire UK tour! 28-09-17 Edinburgh Blues Club/The Voodoo Rooms (Edinburgh) 29-09-17 Hartlepool Supporters Club (Hartlepool) 30-09-17 Carlisle Blues Festival (Carlisle) 01-10-17 Band on…

Great review from Blues Blast Magazine!

Thorbjørn Risager and The Black Tornado – Change My Game Ruf Records www.risager.info 11 tracks / 51:10 When hearing Thorbjørn Risager sing it is natural to assume that he is from the American Midwest, as his powerful voice cuts through the mix with just a touch of twang. But Denmark is his home, and for the…