x

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your ReverbNation experience.

Barb Jungr

Barb Jungr

Jazz / Folk / Blues London, UK  UK
New Life
New Life
Man In The Long Black Coat
Man In The Long Black Coat

Videos

Blowing In The Wind

Shows

  • Sat

    Feb 28

    Diss, NFK, UK | 8:00pm

    Barb Jungr - Hard Rain: the songs of Bob Dylan & Leonard Cohen www.barbjungr.com Widely considered a world leading song-interpreter, Barb has gained worldwide acclaim as a performer of Bob Dylan’s work - “possibly our greatest interpreter of Dylan’s songs” Billy Bragg. This new show brings together her hardest hitting set to date, performing the political and philosophical work of these two great icons through her inspired arrangements. ‘The most literate of singers, Jungr is the perfect interpreter of this kind of material. Every syllable was perfectly weighted…’ The Times

    Tickets Save
  • Sun

    Mar 1

    London, ENGLA, UK | 7:00pm

    SUNDAYS 1ST FEB, 1ST MARCH, 5TH APRIL, 3RD MAY & BEYOND, 7PM BARB JUNGR "Astute… simmering… intelligent." The Sunday Times "Peerless interpreter of contemporary song." Jazzwise "The only word to describe her dramatic interpretations is revelatory… I was open mouthed with astonishment." New York Times ★★★★ "A notable achievement." Daily Mirror, 21st March 2014 "High Priestess of Cabaret" (Time Out New York) Barb Jungr presents her first Sunday residency of 2015 with a very special show BARB JUNGR SINGS NINA SIMONE. Barb and her musicians will revisit much of the material from her greatly lauded 2008 album Just Like A Woman (Hymn to Nina). Barb recently completed another triumphant run of sell-out shows in the USA. Over the past few years, the British chanteuse has been wowing critics and audiences alike at home and abroad with her insightful, intelligent interpretations of well-loved songs in her powerful, often witty performance style. Don't miss one of Britain's best-kept secrets live on her home turf. ***PLEASE NOTE THAT BARB'S SHOWS ARE ALL DIFFERENT. DETAILS FOR EACH SHOW WILL GO UP ON THE WEBSITE CLOSER TO THE DATE.

    Tickets Save
  • Fri

    Mar 6

    Brighton, UK | 7:30pm

    With rave international reviews and two prestigious New York awards (2008 Nightlife Award for Outstanding Cabaret Vocalist and Best International Artist 2003 Backstage Award), Barb Jungr is renowned for her unique vocal style, interpretation of song and radical approach to arrangements. Her acclaimed releases on Linn Records and Naim Label and "revelatory" live performances have brought her to audiences all around the world. In 2014 Jungr released Hard Rain - The Songs of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen on her own Kristalyn Record label through Absolute Marketing and tours the UK. "One of the best interpreters of Jacques Brel and Bob Dylan anywhere on this angst ridden planet today" - Village Voice, New York "one of the best nightclub singers in the world" - Time Out New York

    Tickets Save
  • Fri

    Mar 13

    Barton-upon-Humber, UK | 7:00pm
    Tickets Save
  • Thu

    Mar 19

    Otterton, UK | 8:00pm

    This internationally acclaimed, award-winning artist returns with her new show "This Wheel's on Fire". Extending the repertoire of her highly acclaimed CD, "Hard Rain - The songs of Bob Dylan & Leonard Cohen", Barb interprets new material by Dylan, Cohen, plus Springsteen, Steely Dan, Jagger & Richards, Richard Thompson and more. Long acknowledged as a unique interpreter of song, Barb's passionate delivery, subtle interpretation, artistry and humour conveyed in a musical prism of soul, blues and jazz have earned her cult status in Europe, the US and Australia. "Simply heartstopping" (The Sunday Times) and utterly "Sensational" (The New York Times). With pianist Simon Wallace.

    Tickets Save

Comments

Add Comment

Photos

  • Photography by Steve Ullathorne
  • Barb Jungr affirms her position as a consummate interpreter of song and lyric.
  • Independent Review, Hard Rain

About

Sounds Like: Bob Dylan, Nina Simone, Jacques Brel, Scott Engel (Walker), Mari Wilson

Label: Naim

Manager: Kathryn@janicetildsleyassociates.co.uk

Bio: UK Theatre performance and media work
Kathryn Kirton
Tel: + 44 (0) 208 521 1888
Kathryn@janicetildsleyassociates.co.uk

UK LiveTheatre bookings and Arts Festivals
Dave Mauchline at Dave Mauchline Theatre Programming
+44 (0) 207 240 6997
dave@davemauchline.com

UK Arts Centres and live bookings
P...See Full Bio

Icon_twitter Icon_facebook Icon_facebook 1412156073_hardrainwheel Icon_other Icon_other Icon_other Icon_amazon Icon_facebook Icon_myspace Icon_soundcloud Icon_tumblr Icon_twitter Icon_youtube

Status

Twitter_icon_for_status: RT @barbjungr: @Tigerlily723 @BarbJungrSings @sgomusic @thisiscabaret @TheCabaret @AlexanderFane @CrazyCoqs @Rialto_Brighton Thank you!!

Press

Recent Blogs

Questions

Be the first to ask Barb Jungr a question!

200 characters remaining

Submit Question

Stats

  • Song Plays +1 642
  • Video Plays 264
  • Total Fans +1 3,686
  • ReverbNation Fans +1 368
  • Facebook Likes 1,835
  • Twitter Followers 1,248
  • YouTube Subscribers 183
  • Widget Impressions 630

Fans

Artist Recommendations

  • Little Annie
    Little Annie
    Other, New York, NY
  • MAPUTO
    MAPUTO
    Jazz, Dayton, OH
All Favorites