News October 2012
The warm season is over, but we keep playing and doing exciting stuff!
Summer was full of great concerts, going from south to north and west, visiting festivals and clubs. Last month’s Norway visit was a total success, and soon Simone and the band go back to visit Smeltedigelen Festival, among the mountains and fjords…
There are also tour dates in Malmö and Copenhagen coming up in October.
Another piece of exciting news is that Simone and Os Lourinhos will play live in the movie about Swedish pop icon Håkan Hellström! Shhh!! More info will come about this secret project – stay tuned…
And anyone who missed it – Simone and a 13-piece band had the great honour of performing for Paul Simon as he received the Polar Music Prize on the 28:th of August in Stockholm. Well…actually they played with Mr Simon, as he jumped up on stage during “Late In the Evening”. Magical!
Check out our upcoming concerts!!
October 10 – Göteborg, Film recording, The Håkan Hellström Movie
October 11 – Göteborg, Film recording, The Håkan Hellström Movie
October 12 – Copenhagen (DK), Global CPH
October 13 – Malmö, Victoriateatern
October 17 – Stockholm, Stallet, Latin the Mood album release (Simone participates)
October 17-20 – Thessaloniki (GR), WOMEX Fair (Soul Dog participation)
October 25 – Mo i Rana (NO)
October 26 – Mo i Rana (NO) Smeltedigelen Festival
November 09 – Tallinn (EST)
November 10 – Stockholm, Fasching (with Magnus Lindgren and friends)
December 14 – Skottvångs Grufva, X-mas concert
December 15 – Skottvångs Grufva, X-mas concert
Summer is here and we’ve started touring…
Last weekend Simone and Os Lourinhos visited Lund (Stortorget) for a 10-piece concert with full horn section and Västerås (the oasis I Lasses Kvarter) for two marvelous gigs. Happy dancing people everywhere…
World premiere for the new video ”För Alltid (Forever)” feat. Hofstone, from the album Planetas….
The video was shot at legendary theatre ”Orionteatern” and in Vitabergsparken in Stockholm, December 2011. It was filmed by Mikael Silkeberg and co-directed by him, Anders von Hofsten and Simone Moreno.
“Planetas” receives Manifest Prize!
Simone and the band received the prestigious Manifest Prize for the album “Planetas” in the category “Rhythm” at a ceremeny in famous Swedish venue Nalen in Stockholm, on February the 3:rd. Well done!
Listen to the album Planetas
Simone Moreno – Planetas Album Cover