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Henrik Freischlader is self-taught. Even as a toddler fascinated by sound and music, he was four years old on drums, then piano and bass and with 14 years 'finally' to the guitar. Inspired by guitarists such as Gary Moore, BB King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Peter Green, Rory Gallagher and Robben Ford emerged from the combination of hot virtuosi guitar and a sonorous, gravelly voice, the love of the blues.

Henrik FreischladerIntuitively, from the abundant pool of almost all music styles of the blues and blues rock, jazz, rock, funk or soul-adding, Henrik quickly developed a distinctive guitar style. Equipped with a vast repertoire of artistic ambitions, he composed his plays not only himself but also writes the lyrics this. This gave rise to the critically acclaimed album The Blues (debut) and Get Closer with 24 highly individual songs from the pen of the artist, the internationally have shaken the blues scene. has now been reloading a terrific live album, on which the first time also very sensitive interpretations of individual pieces of Jimi Hendrix and others are heard, the listeners as a tribute to the artist and his work really under your skin to.

Is it any wonder then, that the tip with the strange name of Germany, at first only in the good old blues fans in conversation, increasingly understood, including young people internationally genuine and honest music with enthusiasm for the Blues. "Of particular concern," as he always expresses itself. During his short career, yet played with Henrik Freischlader changing band formations in, or as support of: BB King, Gary Moore, Peter Green, Johnny Winter, Joe Bonamassa, Jethro Tull, etc.