The new Starbyrd CD “Stardust” will be out on Nov. 7th.
The album features 12 brand new original songs rich in the jingle jangle sound of the 12-string Rickenbacker guitar.
The release of the album is scheduled for November 7th, 2016.
Extract from the liner notes written by "Jangle On" columnist Eric Sorensen:
“Stardust is the title of the latest offering of original tunes from the ever prolific German singer/songwriter Horst-Peter Schmidt. Also quite appropriately, Stardust continues to carry the folk-rock torch from its 60s origins to the present. The majority of the songs on Stardust are mid-tempo tunes that feature Schmidt’s chiming Rickenbacker 370RM – with the snap, crackle and pop that only this guitar’s internal compressor can generate. Starbyrd music continues to be linked to influential folk-rock predecessors like the Byrds and Roger McGuinn, as well as other 60s artists.[…]”