They stand for energetic live performances, positive messages and a genre-spreading global fanbase. The Crüxshadows. They are the most successful American Synthpop / New Wave Band in Europe. In 2017 the formation around Mastermind Rogue finally returns with a new album. “Astromythology” will be a further musical milestone in the 25-year-old band history. Traditionally, Rogue (vocals, songwriting, programming, lyrics), Jen „Pyromantic“ Jawidzik (keyboards), David Wood (violins), JoHanna Moresco (violins), Jessica du Pont (drums) and Victoria Whitford (guitars) will perform the new songs live on an extended tour.
With their single “Helios”, which is available digitally, they already give a first taste of the new album “Astromythology”. The fans were able to experience the song live on the Dragon*Con. “Awesome, solid”, the fans agree.
The Crüxshadows mix elements of New Wave, Pop, Rock, Gothic and Electronic in a unique way in their songs. In the U.S. four singles are placed in the Top 10 of the Billboard Single Charts. The track “Sophia” hits #1. “As the dark against the halo” (2012) is a number one album in the German Alternative Charts.
The recognizable sound is characterized by the romantic flavor of electric violins, driving guitars combined with Rogues´striking voice. Faith, passion, loyalty are focused themes that are processed textually with literary, historical and mythological facets. The catchy and deep going music is perfectly arranged by Rogue that is more than danceable.
The Crüxshadows are known for their exciting performances. As soon as the band starts to play on the stage, everyone feels the intensity and energy of the music. Within seconds the spark jumps across every concert visitor and is part of an impressive show. Rogue, Jessica, Jen, Victoria, David and JoHanna celebrate and dance with full passion. They are a band who that lives to be on stage and to be close to their fans. They have well played more than 1000 concerts in America, Europe, China and countless festival gigs, especially in Germany and the UK.
Soon the wait for music of The Crüxshadows has come to an end. In 2017, the new album “Astromythology” will be released and a tour is coming up. Of course, they will come to Holand!
Datum: 27 september
Zaal: Gebr. de Nobel
Zaal open: 20:00