eclipsed No. 170 / 5-2015

09. December 2015


five years after the end of Dire Straits, her boss threw himself headlong into a solo career. This has continued to this day. And Mark Knopfler will also do a devil thing to change this ideal state for him after his now released eighth recording. A world tour with the Dire Straits? "Much too stressful!"

30 Years GUNS N' ROSES - Greatness and Madness

SEASICK STEVE - Rebel in dungarees

23. April 2015

SEASICK STEVE - Rebel in dungarees

73-year-old Californian Steven Gene Wold lives on a farm in Norway, builds guitars from scrap metal, plays dirty blues, records in the kitchen at home and still sells millions of albums. A slap in the face for the music industry - just like his latest work "Sonic Soul Surfer". Because despite success and celebrity friends: The former hobo remains true to his principles.

eclipsed: You have had a real dream career, but continue to be down-to-earth and unadjusted. Is that marketing strategy or are you really such a lateral thinker and nostalgic?

Seasick Steve "Sonic Soul Surfer"

14. April 2015

This is the seventh solo stroke of the mid-seventies Steve Wold alias Seasick Steve, who suddenly became a star in Great Britain in 2006 with a television appearance. Especially his homemade guitars fascinate the live audience. Steve is on tour with his drummer Dan Magnusson all the time on the island.