haring & the trouts

queer feminist country rock


march 2023__new pics from our studio session for the second album on our facebook page

dec 2022__merry christmas with trouty fishmas

may 2022__the trouts are part of the Spiel Mit Liederbuch

sept 2021__interview with sol haring in volksstimme

may 2021__our music now also on spotify

jan 2021__quarantine music videos on our youtube channel

jan 2021__the trouts in the queer STS journal

Album "Enjoy the Swim" straproductions 2016


haring & the trouts is a queer feminist alternative country rock band founded in 2010 by sol haring and kordula knaus. Brushing country against the grain their original songs about rebels, tough women, transgender, ageism or queer love are a manifest for empowerment and joyful pride. In 2016 they published their first album "enjoy the swim", the new album "virtual land" is in progress. haring & the trouts communicate via facebook, the music is available via soundcloudyoutube or spotify.

◊ sol haring_vox, bass, harp, ukulele, autoharp ◊ kordula knaus_guitar, banjo ◊ jenny kremsner_fiddle, guitar ◊ stefanie egger_vox, fiddle

◊◊ contact and booking

references (selection)

Volksstimmefest, Wien (2021) ◊◊ Triester Hafenfest, Graz (2021) ◊◊ Die Scherbe, Graz (2016, 2017, 2019) ◊◊ Cafe Wolf, Graz (2018) ◊◊ Cafe Centraal, Graz (2010-2018) ◊◊ Volksgarten, Graz, CSD-Parkfest (2012, 2016) ◊◊ Kopfbahnhof Bad Gleichenberg, Ausstellungseröffnung (2016) ◊◊ Cafe 7*Stern, Wien (2014, 2016) ◊◊ Kulturcafe Schwanberg (2015) ◊◊ Lendwirbel, Graz (2014, 2013) ◊◊ Party Genderforschung, Universität Graz (2014) ◊◊ Galerie Ligist, Ausstellungseröffnung (2013) ◊◊ Frauencafe, Wien (2012) ◊◊ Frauencafe Theater am Lend, Graz (2011, 2013) ◊◊ Postgarage, Graz, Spotting (2012) ◊◊ Ladyfest, Graz (2010, 2011, 2013)