Usually it’s a carnival classic, but nobody feels like partying these days. A male choir now showed in the middle of the flood area that the emotional hit by Bläck Fööss also fits in perfectly with the mood after the storm disaster.
The music of bands like Bläck Fööss has been part of the Rhineland for decades. A classic from the Cologne dialect band now touches many people outside of the Rhineland, because a male choir from Ahrweiler sang it full of emotion in the midst of rubble and rubble. A small ray of hope between all the chaos and destruction that the rain and floods have left in the area.
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A song could hardly be more appropriate than this song for the current situation: Does the song ‘En our Veedel’ by the Cologne band say: ‘Wat och passeet, dat ein es klor – et most beautiful, wat m’r han already all the long year it our Veedel. Because he holds m’r zosamme ejal, what och passeet en our Veedel. ‘ In High German, for example: ‘Whatever happens, one thing is clear – the most beautiful thing we’ve had over the years is our neighborhood. Because here we stick together, no matter what happens in our neighborhood. ‘
With these words, the Ahrweiler men’s choir describes exactly the mood that unites the people in North Rhine-Westphalia and Rhineland-Palatinate – starting the reconstruction together and not simply accepting the catastrophic situation in their place.
The band themselves had actually planned concerts in Erftstadt last weekend, but canceled them because of the flood disaster, as Fööss band member Pit Hupperten told the ‘Express’:’ When the homeland goes under like that, it depresses everyone, regardless of whether they are directly is affected or not. Accordingly, this catastrophic situation naturally also depresses the mood within the band. ‘