Friday, 9 May 2014

Germany, Amsterdam and More......

Ionad Lae Daycare Centre
"Earlier today we stopped off at Ionad Lae daycare centre in Ballyvourney Co Cork, to play an acoustic set for the locals. Great fun. Good times."

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"Finbarr Clancy and I on the front page of "The Corkman" newspaper this week, with the story of a very special tour opening show recently."
"One of the best nights ever at the INEC Killarney with a fantastic audience. Brilliant fun and Craic. HK fans from Ohio, Argentina and Brazil mixed in with Irish made it a super atmosphere. Thanks to everyone who came out to see us."

"The High Kings on the INEC stage last night!!"

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Off on Tour

FROM HK HQ "Here we go......
"Hello to all from HKHQ! Only 24 hours to go until our first show on the 'Friends For Life' Spring Tour! INEC Killarney is the venue tomorrow night, doors open at 830pm with the High Kings onstage at 930pm, then it's on to HAMBURG . . .BERLIN . . .LEIPZIG . . . .MUNICH . . . .FREIBURG . . .STUTTGART . . .MAINZ . . . . COLOGNE, before we go into the Netherlands, UK and Denmark . . .we are really excited about seeing our old friends and making many new ones as well . . check in with us every day xxx"

 German Tour
" All boarded at yawn o'clock for Hamburg."
"1 hour to show time. Beautiful evening in Hamburg. Here we go...."
"Wow Hamburg. Incredible first night of the tour. Absolutely packed house and brilliant audience. Thanks so much everyone."

"Post show pic at The Kaiserkeller, Hamburg, where The Beatles played back in the day."



"Berlin... You took our breath away : )
What a crowd. What an atmosphere. Thanks to everyone who came out to see us tonight. You were tremendous."


"Another beautiful day in Leipzig and just back from Mcfit Gym who kindly allowed us to use their extraordinary facilities today. Thanks guys. Ready for soundcheck soon and onstage at 8pm."

"One of the most memorable shows we've done so far. A beautiful old church in Leipzig and a really great crowd who gave us the warmest welcome.
Thanks to everyone who came out to see us."

"Last night provided us with a unique opportunity to sing an old favourite.
Hope you enjoy."

Parting Glass Leipzig


"Munich....what a night. Brilliant crowd and the loudest so far. Germany has been good to us so far and we are only half way through.
Ready for 2 days off now though!"

"Road trip. Munich to Stuttgart"


"Beautiful surroundings for tonight's show in Freiburg."

"Freiburg!! Insane crowd tonight! You were just fantastic. Amazing setting within the Black Forest. One to remember I think."


"Just spent the last few hours strolling around Stuttgart and meeting lots of very friendly folks. The weather is outstanding, hence the need to sit outside a very cool little coffee shop I found and enjoy the sunshine.
I will try send some sun back home."


"Stuttgart! You raised the bar and the volume to a whole new level tonight. Unfeckinbelievable! Crowds like tonight show us the reason why we do what we do. Huge thanks to you all!"



"Soundchecking in Mainz!"
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"Thanks Mainz for a fantastic night yet again. This tour has been great right from the get go. Final German show tomorrow night in Cologne."


"Good evening Cologne."

" was special tonight. The loudest crowd of a great German tour. Words can't say thanks enough!
We will be back!"

Photoslide of some of the best photos shared with us
from the German tour.

"Stroll around Amsterdam today"

"Amsterdam, you brought it all in force tonight. Incredible show at the legendary Paradiso. To hear the crowd singing lyrics that we wrote, back at us in such volume was beyond words. Brilliant. What a night. What a city."

"Good morning from a beautiful sunny Amsterdam. About to head off to the gym with Brian Dunphy. Yikes..."

World Autism Day

"Celebrating World Autism Day and saluting the planets finest individuals."

There is too much news from the tours to include in one Latest News page, so please see the other Latest Blog for, photos and videos from the UK and Denmark 

Thanks for your continued support

Darren and the DH Team


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