because of the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) pandemic, all our concerts for the foreseeable future have been cancelled.
We will keep you informed here as soon as we know, when and how we can go on tour again.
If you want to continue supporting us, please buy a CD or two from our webshop - this will help us during the months with no gigs. Thank you!
If you have tickets for any of the upcoming gigs, feel free to donate these: #aktionticketbehalten
In the meantime: don’t forget us, and please stay safe and healthy!
Thank you very much for the great kick off in 2020! We had 11 concerts and 6 of them were completely sold out, the others very well attended. We couldn’t hope for a better tour. We are already looking forward to our gigs in February (-> dates). Some are already sold out, tickets are selling fast - get yours now!
We’re delighted to present our new video! It was filmed in Glasgow during our Scottish tour in September, and introduces Aimée Farrell Courtney as our new bodhrán player.
The song was written by Kim in thanks for the life of her dad. "Mòran Taing" means "many thanks" in Scots Gaelic.
It is time to say goodbye in style to our inimitable Rolf who had to leave us for private reasons. We’ve shared some hilariously funny moments, some truly blessed and musically inspired ones, and of course we also shared the day-to-day life on the road, where a sign for the favourite burger chain by the side of the highway is enough to get a certain bodhrán player ridiculously excited… We will probably keep up the good old Cara tradition „when in doubt, ask Rolf - he’s got the answer“, and we will definitely meet up to do the wishbone ash experiment (will Hendrik or Rolf find water)? To us, „Rolfing“ will always mean „a person who wants to try every available dish“, and none of us will ever be in danger of falling for obscure remedies. Thank you for 15 years on the road together and for being a vital part of the Cara family. The memories will still make us smile when we’re old!
All the best for the future!
Thank you all for your lovely comments and well-wishes both to Rolf, and to us, on his leaving the band - they are much appreciated. It is now time to move on, and we would ask you all kindly to welcome our newest member, the amazing Aimée Farrell Courtney, into the CARA family. We have had the chance to play together over the summer and decided that we want to make this permanent.
Aimée is from Co.Meath in Ireland, she won the Bodhrán World Championship in 2010 and works closely with Rolf in organizing Craiceann festival on Inis Oirr every year (that’s how we know her!). She’s teaching at Dublin University and toured with Danú as well as playing in numerous exciting projects and concerts all around the world. We are proud to have her. Leave her a message or come and see us at a gig!