And the contest bands are. . .

. . . Moe, Stowaway, Shorty und Trails.

The are fighting on Saturday, 7th April, from 7pm for the FÖRCH newcomer award and for a performance at the 5th blacksheep festival, which takes place around the Bonfeld Castle from Thursday, 7th June, till Saturday, 9th June.

Special Guest at the 5. blacksheep bandcontest is Drive Darling. Read more

Contest-Line-up is coming soon

The Line-up of the 5th blacksheep bandcontest, which will take place on Saturday, 7th April, starting at 7 pm (admission 6 pm) in the Bonfelder Bislandhalle, is coming soon!

The submission deadline for the newcomer bands is over. The evaluation is running.

We publish the names of the bands, who are fighting for the FÖRCH Newcomer Award on 7th April as well as for a performance at the 5th blacksheep Festival on Saturday, 9th June, in a few days. In the meantime one band has been presented, who impressed us at the 2rd blacksheep bandcontest in 2015, and who has developed a lot in the meantime: Drive Darling.

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Annual program presented

We just presented in Bonfeld our annual program for 2018.

Read more about Pasión de Buena Vista and our Cubanian Night

Read more about our Paddy’s Night with Bunoscionn, Sound of the Sirens und Hunter & The Bear

Highlight of the year 2018 is the 5th blacksheep Festival, Thursday, 7th June, till Saturday, 9th June around Bonfeld Castle. Headliners are Frontm3n, Gotthard, Stefanie Heinzmann und die Levellers, Mighty Oaks, Wishbone Ash and Brother Dege (Django unchained). We have all in all 19 Bands, playing on three stages. Talents and legends.

The Headliners Headliner is Passenger ak Mike Rosenfeld (“Let her go”). Like ed Sheeran he is one of the most successful british songwriters, and we are as proud to present him as we are happy to have so many wonderful artists at our lovely festival.

Read more about the 5th blacksheep Festival

Opening event

Date: Saturday, 6th January, 3.30pm
Location: Bislandhalle Bonfeld
Free admission

As every year we open the blacksheep year at Dreikönig at 3.30pm with a kick-off event in the Bonfelder Bislandhalle.

There we present both our annual and our festival program. Members come together at 2pm in the Bislandhalle for a general meeting.

We serve coffee and cakes. Admission to this event is free.

Have a good Advent season

Dear blacksheep-Friends,

with an almost sold-out Advent concert and a great performance of the Young Voices, the blacksheep year ended in an atmospheric mood. We look forward to seeing you at our kick-off event on Saturday, 6th January, from 3.30 pm in the Bonfelder Bislandhalle.

In the Bislandhalle we present our annual program and our festival trailer, we sell tickets for the Cubanian Night on Sunday, 21st January, 8 pm, in the Kurhaus in Bad Rappenau. And we spend nice hours with you on culture, coffee and cake.

Until our next reunion we wish you a nice Advent season. Before Christmas, we will announce on December 17 our top act for the festival Saturday, 9th June.