As I've told you before I composed the soundtrack to the movie Kleine Fische (go and see it, it hit cinemas last Friday) and besides those tunes our song Ready If You Are from the album ›They Will Say I've Been Trying Too Hard‹ is featured as title track. Marco Antoniazzi, the director of the movie had the idea of shooting a video for Ready If You Are, came up with a script and the good news that Sabrina Reiter, who also plays in the movie would be a part of it. Check it out:
MARCH 11, 2009 IAN FISHER AND CHRIS AND THE OTHER GIRLS @ RADIO ORANGE
Before our show at the Vorstadt/Vienna on March 5th, 2008, Ian Fisher and me were invited to come to Birgit Denk's show on radio Orange. Daniel Gebhart came along and took pictures. See them here: H O S S A M A D O N N A !
FEBRUARY 25, 2009 LIVE AT THE VORSTADT / VIENNA ON MARCH 5TH
The Vienna Songwriting Association invited us to play at the Vorstadt on March 5th and that's what we're gonna do. Expect quite some new material that needs to be tested and what better place could we ask for: I had my first concert at the Vorstadt in 2004. Our friend Ian Fisher is gonna support us.
FEBRUARY 22, 2009 CATOG PLAYING WILCO'S
So here's the deal: Just check out the video, if you promise not to laugh!
JANUARY 27, 2009 SOUNDTRACK- KLEINE FISCHE
I’ve been working on the soundtrack for a movie called “Kleine Fische” by Marco Antoniazzi for almost three months now and this was the last day of mixing at the production studio. I was just there to give my blessing to the Dolby mix and that’s what I did, so I had time to shoot the people who were really working that day: H O S S A M A D O N N A !
JANUARY 07, 2009 GO OUT AND GET THESE RECORDS
Little Joy - Little Joy M. Ward - Post-War She & Him - Volume One Bon Iver - For emma, Forever ago
JANUARY 04, 2009 PHOTOS OF OUR SHOW AT THE RKH / VIENNA
Our good friend smeidu took pictures before, during and after our show at the RKH / Vienna on December 16. See his blog entry with many of the pictures here
NOVEMBER 24, 2008 PHOTO BLOG - CHELSEA SHOW ON NOVEMBER 18
I love taking pictures and so I did on November 18, the day we played a charity show for Ute Bock at Vienna's Chelsea. From driving to the venue, to soundcheck, from backstage to onstage, from crowd to us, from driving home till breakfast, enjoy: http://hossamadonna.com/2008/11/24/my-live-show/
APRIL 08, 2008 NEW VIDEO, F I N A L L Y !
Finally our new video for the song I Know I Say That All The Time! Will add download versions in higher quality asap! Please vote for the video on YouTube, comment or/and embed it in your own website. I R E A L L Y H O P E Y O U ' L L L I K E IT!
JANUARY 30, 2008 AN ODE TO THE EURO2008
We are happy to announce that our song ›Ode To Now‹ is going to be a part of the compilation ›Lieber ein Verlierer sein...‹ that will be released in April by Las Vegas Records / FM4 / Ballesterer. The song's a little catchier than most of the stuff on our previous two albums so stay tuned for more to come...
NOVEMBER 24, 2007 SHOOTING VIDEO FOR ›I KNOW I SAY THAT ALL THE TIME‹
We've been talking about this for over year, planing it for quite some months and next week it's finally happening: We'll shoot a video for the song ›I Know I Say That All The Time‹. It's quite a strange story we're going to tell in the clip and the technique we'll be using is even more special! So, I hope everything works out the way we imagine it and I'll sure keep you updated on the progress.
SEPTEMBER 06, 2007 NEW WEBSITE
It took quite some time, quite some sweat and quite some organisation, but finally the new Chris And The Other Girls website is online. Take a look around, we've already added some new features as the latest press quotes that were written about the album ›They Will Say I've Been Trying Too Hard‹, a new live video of the new album, all of our new merch stuff, new blog entry and so on! I'll add more new stuff soon, I'm working on that: new photos, new videos and more things are yet to come! I really hope you like the new design, write me, if you have ideas or changes to propose! Hope you love the new site, take care, Chris
MAY 25, 2007 NEW VIDEO: ALL THE WAY HOME
Our new video 'All The Way Home' is aired on GOTV. You don't like tv, or can't get the signal? check it out here. If you like it, please vote for us @ gotv
MAY 25, 2007 THEY WILL SAY I'VE BEEN TRYING TOO HARD: ALBUM OUT NOW
It's been a week now, since our new album 'The Will Say I've Been Trying Too Hard' was released. It's available in most of austrian record stores and on the Coffee And Records website. Soon to be available on iTunes as well.
MAY 25, 2007 LIVE IN WEEKENDER, INNSBRUCK, TODAY
Right now we're on our way to innsbruck, a 5 hour ride, to play a show in the Weekender tonight. Concert starts at 10.30pm, more info to be found @ weekenderclub.net. We hope to see you there!
DECEMBER 08, 2006 NEW VIDEO: I FORGOT THE PLAN
As promised we've finally finished the video to "i forgot the plan" and if you liked the trailer you'll definitely like the final version! check it out in the video section
NOVEMBER 21, 2006 4 SHOWS, 4 NEW PHOTOSETS
we've already uploaded the photos of the shows in munich and bolzano and from now on you can find the two outstanding photosets for the the concert in ufo and meran!
NOVEMBER 12, 2006 NEW PHOTOS OF CATOG'S SHOWS IN BOLZANO AND MUNICH
we've finally managed to look through all the photos shot on the tour, and put a selection for you online in the photo section. we hope you all can enjoy them as much as we do! photos of the show @ the grieser stadttheater in bolzano and @ the trafohalle in munich!
OCTOBER 26, 2006 ONLINE ADVANCE SALE FOR BOLZANO CONCERT CLOSED
as we're getting closer to the concert in bolzano we've decided to close the online advance sale. advance sale tickets are still available at disco new in bolzano and all bank 4 fun subsidiaries
OCTOBER 22, 2006 ALBUM RECORDINGS: DAY 2
it took us some time to finish this piece, but here is it: the video to the recording sessions, day 2. we hope you all enjoy it!
OCTOBER 20, 2006 VIDEO: I FORGET THE PLAN
as the release of the album is still some time away, we decided on making a video for the song "i forget the plan" which is included on the ep let go. we will blog about the video to keep you updated about the status
OCTOBER 20, 2006 2ND SET OF LET GO EP'S FINALLY ARRIVED
we've had some problems with the distribution of the let go ep lately, but finally the new let go ep's have arrived and we're awaiting lots of new orders :-), so if you haven' already got one, you can listen to it here and immediately buy it here.
OCTOBER 18, 2006 CATOG ON TOUR IN SOUTHTYROL
it's been a long time, but finally we are going to perform in southtyrol, the home of town of christian and lukas. infos to the shows are found here and tickets for the show in bolzano may be acquired here.
OCTOBER 18, 2006 CATOG INTERVIEW ON RAI SENDER BOZEN
we're featured on a radio show being broadcasted on the 28th of october on the rai sender bozen. besides more information to the upcoming album and the shows, they'll be playing some unreleased tracks. so stay tuned and listen to the channels 99.00 and 99.60 in bolzano.
AUGUST 07, 2006 TV INTERVIEW
for all of you who didn't see the treff interview on RAI sender bozen some time ago: it is going to be repeated on august 9 (20.20) and august 11 (18.30)! stay tuned!
JULY 27, 2006 FASHION
benjo and i are running a new label... AGAIN: this time it's all about fashion! check out the brand new website at the federigos.com
JUNE 02, 2006 NEW PHOTOS ONLINE
the photo section was added a few weeks ago, but since it was still a little empty, you will find a lot of new photos in there now!
JUNE 02, 2006 T-SHIRTS & BUTTONS READY FOR YOU!
the new chris and the other girls t-shirts and buttons are available for order by now. wanna know what they look like: check out the merch section
finally i've got an online music player on the website so that you can listen to chris and the other girls music before buying the cd :-) enjoy it.
JANUARY 30, 2006 ALBUM RECORDINGS, DAY ONE
during the christmas holidays i started recording the first chris and the other girls album. we did all drums an electric guitar parts and filmed everything. here's day one: lukas setting up his drumset, me setting up the recording setup, benjamin laughing and fabian cleaning up. kinda boring, but decide for yourself. besides: we'll also put in subtitles someday, but not too soon... get the video
JANUARY 25, 2006 FREE DOWNLOADS AND STREAMS.
check these sites out, if you'd like to download some free chris and the other girls songs: my space and the fm4 soundpark, my own music and 15 megs of fame. luke's already working on a music player, but that is still gonna take some weeks...
JANUARY 25, 2006 NEW LIVE DATES!
check out the live section, 'cause there's some new shows you shouldn't miss!
JANUARY 13, 2006 NEW CHRIS AND THE OTHER GIRLS WEBSITE ONLINE
it's not been a lot time since we put the last new website on, but we were not totally happy with it and so here's the new one. we hope you enjoy it.
DECEMBER 06, 2005 VOTE FOR C.A.T.O.G ON GOTV!
gotv is working on a list of videos they'll be playing on new year's eve. "let go" is one of the videos you can vote for, so please do that here
DECEMBER 05, 2005 CATOG SUPPORTING THE BEANGROWERS
we're supporting the beangrowers this next friday, when they're playing at the röda in steyr. hope to see you there.
NOVEMBER 18, 2005 C.A.T.O.G GUESTBOOK ONLINE - LEAVE US A MESSAGE
the new guestbook is online, so if you always wanted to drop us a line, head to the "book" section
NOVEMBER 10, 2005 C.A.T.O.G LIVE ON CONCERT IN R&OUML;D@ ON 9TH DECEMBER
take ya chance to see chris and the other girls live at röd@ in oberösterreich on the 9th of december. see ya in the pit
NOVEMBER 08, 2005 CHRIS AND THE OTHER GIRLS GOES RSS
all news about chris and the other girls can now be read with your favourite news feed reader. feed can be found here
NOVEMBER 07, 2005 LET GO ENTERED GOTV CHARTS
let go entered the gotv charts: 12, right behind madonna on 11. drop them a line, to see our video more often and check out the ranking here
NOVEMBER 06, 2005 LET GO EP AND CHRIS AND THE OTHER GIRLS LIVE ON 24TH
we are almost finished with our EP LET GO and are looking forward to presenting it on november 24, when we will be playing den guten club at B72.
NOVEMBER 05, 2005 NEW WEBSITE AND LET GO VIDEO
hi everybody, it's good to be back! finally the new website is on. there may be missing some sections, but don't worry. everything is gonna be online really soon. if you finished checking out this site, you can go to the microsite for our upcoming EP let go to watch the video for the song.
NOVEMBER 03, 2005 LET GO MEETS GOTV
since a few days LET GO is aired on GOTV, so check it out there or watch it here