97-year-old Inge Ginsberg charming Granny metalworker whose creative energy is in full swing. A woman has an army of fans, for which she writes all new and new texts. Know her as Grandma Death Metal. For five years it is the undisputed leader of the TritoneKings, performing heavy rock.
“Many old people in America and Europe are excluded from active social life. And creativity for us is a chance to be heard. Long gone are my parents, left my friends, I was left alone, and were not people who would be interested in what I want to say. But now my friends are musicians, fans, spectators. It gives me strength,” explains Inge.
The nature of the real Inge rocker: bold, charismatic, with a great sense of humor. During the speeches she makes room not worse than the young and even the “goat shows” that enthralls the audience. On stage Inga leaves invariably in concert evening dresses.
In 1922, in Austria into a wealthy Jewish family, born cute girl Inge Ginsberg.
The second World War, and above all the incorporation of Austria part of Nazi Germany has completely changed her life.
The father of the Germans was sent to the Dachau concentration camp, Inge with her mother and brother fled over the Alps to Switzerland. Soon she was seized by the Nazis as Jewish and sent to concentration camps.
After the last confinement, in Lugano, thanks to the assistance of her future husband-pianist (and part-time spy) Inge Ginsberg determined maid-housekeeper at the diplomatic Villa.
There, she was recruited by U.S. intelligence, and led intelligence operations against Nazi Germany and Italy in favor of the States. Subsequently, America has asked her to spy against the Soviet Union, but she refused.
After the war, the young Inge lived with her husband in Zurich, where he studied music and journalism. After the divorce with her husband, she moved to Israel and remarried, but this marriage was not strong. But with her third husband, Kurt Ginsberg, Inge lived until 1999 until widowed.
Hard rock captured Inge, when she was over 90. She suddenly felt that she is able to perform his poetry. To sing at Inge is not very good, but to recite texts for a clear, aggressive accompaniment she was able great.
Her friend, musician and composer Pedro da Silva, advised her to pay attention to hard rock. So it was in 2013, the leader of the death metal band the TritoneKings.
The song Inge introduced in 2015, was called “Laugh at death” and its chorus was: “Drink and eat, sing and laugh, and then the devil would return to hell.”
In the company of young musicians who love their vocalist, she feels like a fish in water.
Grandma-rocker not hesitate to participate in vocal projects and two years in a row trying with his band to get on “the Eurovision” as the representative of Switzerland. Alas, they could not.
Her motto is to always smile. Even if you remember very bad moments of his life. This incredibly friendly smile and endless optimism of a 97-year-old Inge wins millions.
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