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Adventures are to the adventurous … and Carl Carlton has had quite a few of them. It has been a while since Carl Carlton left the far northern region of Germany called Frisia to explore the world beyond and play in some of the most successful rock bands in Europe and the U.S. Not just an extraordinary talented guitarist, Carlton has also taken successfully on the roles of songwriter, composer, musical director and producer. In 1999, inspired by friend and mentor Robert Palmer, Carlton added the role of bandleader to this list by forming his own band „Carl Carlton & the Songdogs“ – a fascinating melting pot of diverse nationalities and roots music styles.
The concert documentary film, shot with 8 cameras, will be available soon on DVD and will be screened on TV. RTE 2 in Ireland will show the TV version on December 27th for the first time! It captures Aung San … Continue reading
Check out the Making-Of-vids of both the latest versions of Toast To Freedom! Toast To Freedom – the Freedom City Mix, feat. Citizen of Osnabrueck (German language) Toast To Freedom – the Berlin Mix, feat. Luca Both versions you get … Continue reading
On Human Rights Day, December 10, 2012, Amnesty International released two new versions of “Toast to Freedom” – one of them is the winner song of Amnesty´s song contest. Coinciding with the release of “Toast to Freedom,” Amnesty sponsored a … Continue reading
On Human Rights Day, December 10, 2012, two fantastic new versions of “Toast to Freedom” were released. These new versions, each a unique interpretation of the original, continue to spread the organization’s human rights message. One of these new versions … Continue reading
Carl Carlton played a tasty acoustic version of “Toast To Freedom” with Peter Maffay and host Ingo Nommsen in Germany´s best and most popular breakfast show “Volle Kanne” of the ZDF at Nov. 9th. Check it out, just follow this … Continue reading