Munich / Vienna. The decision of the Munich carnival company Narrhalla, Andreas Gabalier, to award the Order of Charles Valentinsky, continues to be a topic for discussion. Being, among other things, the performer Karl Valentin and the heir, the representative of Günther Fett opposite "picture“The newspaper, called right-wing populist, homophobic and woman-hater, is now told by a 34-year-old Austrian.
However, these accusations do not seem striking to him: “If a few people are upset who do not know me personally, then it doesn’t hurt me.” He considers himself a mundane guy who “definitely will not change for these people.” he said loudlypicture"Newspaper. Moreover, he was told that "all the predecessors of my Order had a commotion."
“Don't let me ruin your success story.”
The Hulapalu singer doesn’t want to miss the award: “I cannot blame my success story on a few jealous people,” he said, adding: “You really shouldn’t love me, but I don’t care a bit. Wish some people a little more appreciation. Mutual respect in our society is becoming increasingly depleted. ”
Old rock and scooter Peter Kraus (79 years old), who will present the award on Saturday, defended Gaballera. “I know Andreas as a good, polite and respectful colleague,” he told the newspaper. Vice-Chancellor Heinz Christian Strache (FPÖ) hosted a Facebook party for the Styrian.
Swastika on the album cover?
Among other things, Günther Fett criticizes Gabalier’s song “Having an Opinion,” which says: “What is this? Where is it from? New time, new land? Where does this lead? How can it be that a few people believe that they know what the country wants? Is this the goal of democracy? He says something, while others are silent?
In addition, his critics believe that Gabalieri posed on the cover of his 2011 VolksRock & # 39; n & # 39; Roller album, entitled “Know the Swastika.” Since the 2014 Gabalier sang the Austrian anthem in the old version, which only mentions "big sons", but not daughters, he is accused of misogyny.
A year later, at the Amadeus Award ceremony, after he received the award for the Best Concert Act nomination on stage, he said: “In this world, it’s not easy if you, like Manderle, are still on Weberle.” Since then he has been wearing the homophobic brand.
On Saturday, Gabalier will receive a medal in Munich. Comedian Karl Valentin considered his life a folk singer, and Gabalier was a “folk singer 2.0” who founded an honor club. The singer knows how to combine popular music with stadium rock like no other. (APA, DPA, TT.com)