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Tuesday, 21 June 2011

Essra Mohawk Tour and Best of CD and DVD


Respected singer songwriter Essra Mohawk embarks on a series of European dates in August.The legendary singer/songwriter's multi-genre songs, soulful voice, and magnificent band will be presented to European audiences for the first time during these dates!

Essra Mohawk has sung (performed or recorded) with Frank Zappa, Jerry Garcia, John Mellencamp, Carole King, Kool & the Gang, Bonnie Bramlett and Keb Mo. She co-wrote songs with Al Jarreau, Bob Weir, Art Garfunkel and many more. Essra has released a about a dozen albums over the course of her long and steady career, producing consistently quality music. Her songs have been recorded by Tina Turner, Cyndi Lauper, Lorrie Morgan and many other notable performers.

The series of dates takes in the following venues

Friday Aug. 19th--Sunday August 21st> Zappanale 2011 Bad Doberan, Germany http://www.zappanale.de/zappanale/en/zappanale-22/bands-mainstage/303-r-essra-mohawk.html

August 25 thru August 27 Festival Rochefort en accords, France

http://www.rochefort-en-accords.com/#!
Saturday, September 3, 2011 Bridgehouse 2 Canning Town E16,London England

http://www.bridgehouse2.com/page4.html

Gonzo Multimeadia will be releasing a Best of CD from Essra in the near future and also a DVD which will include footage from the European dates.
Gonzo MD Roy Ayling commented:
"We are excited to be working with Essra and releasing an album from her and we are really looking forward to the European dates"

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