Who are we?
Copper Rock Festival is a partnership between successful German Irish bar chain "Coppers" and Wrecking Crew Touring. Our aim is to host world class rock acts bringing entertainment and tourism to the beautiful city of Mülheim an Der Ruhr while also creating opportunities for local musicians to perform on our Rising Stage. We also want to help the community by inviting local businesses to participate.
Coppers Irish bars are owned by Jayson Fewer and Sofia Palacios. They began with a small bar in a side street and over a few years built it up to be multiple clubs and a steak house across 2 cities all with live music. Having worked themed events such as Saint Patricks day and Oktoberfest events, they have years of experience in making an entertainment business thrive.
Wrecking Crew Touring is run by Brad Marr, with 15 years experience in all aspects of the entertainment industry, Brad has worked as a touring musician, successful actor on Australian TV, occasional radio host, booking agent, promoter, tour manager and has a book release scheduled for December 2020. Wrecking Crew touring also own Altenbergen Rock N Revel festival which has outgrown itself in each of its 3 years of exsistence. Brad brings a wealth of experience and contacts in every aspect of the music industry.