Create Song Styles

De Hohner

Discussion started on German - D

montage

New!
Yamaha Ketron
De Hohner
image-2017-04-21.jpg



De Höhner (Kölsch for The Chickens, pronounced [də ˈhøˑnɐ] ( listen), German: [də ˈhøːnɐ]), sometimes [də ˈhœːnɐ]) is a band from Cologne, Germany. They sing in the local dialect of Cologne, Kölsch.

The group was founded in 1972 by Peter Werner and Janus Fröhlich. During their first year, the band wore chicken costumes, and threw real feathers into the audience.

They are particularly successful in the area around Cologne, although they are popular nationwide. The band is famous for performing at the Cologne carnival. Their most popular carnival songs are "Echte Fründe", "Pizza wunderbar", "Die Karawane zieht weiter" and "Viva Colonia".

Their song "Wenn nicht jetzt, wann dann?" (If not now, then when?) reached number one in Germany in February 2007.  They performed it during the 2007 World Men's Handball Championship finals, held in Cologne.

Their album Da Simmer Dabei! Die Grössten Partyhits was on the German top 50 albums chart for 8 weeks in 2007, peaking at number 9. The title is a reference to the chorus of the song "Viva Colonia".
#1 - April 21, 2017, 02:21:32 PM
« Last Edit: June 12, 2017, 05:23:18 PM by admin »
 

montage

New!
Yamaha Ketron
De Hohner - Hey Koelle (do bes e Jefoehl)
#2 - April 21, 2017, 02:24:41 PM
Attachments:
« Last Edit: June 12, 2017, 05:23:41 PM by admin »
 

  • Join Date: Oct 2007
  • Location: Ontario, Canada
  • Country: ca
  • Thanked: 441977 times
Ketron
De Hohner - Mir kumme mit allemann vorbei
#3 - June 09, 2017, 09:30:16 AM
Attachments:
 
The following users thanked this post: Conny, tyros new, OLISAN, robot2001, tony2004, amigamod
Wishing you the best day ever followed always by better tomorrows !!

montage

New!
Midi
De Hohner - Der liebe Gott weiss, dab ich kein Engel bin
#4 - June 12, 2017, 10:01:41 AM
Attachments:
« Last Edit: June 12, 2017, 05:23:59 PM by admin »
 
The following users thanked this post: Conny, robot2001, tony2004, zsolticika

Print

Members:

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.


There was an error while thanking
Thanking...