RockTimes, the renowned German Rock music portal described New Resolution as "a superb Debut album that deserves the highest recognition". They went on to say that the KRIS POHLMANN BAND is "a band we'll hear a lot from in the future".
The KRIS POHLMANN BAND was founded in the summer of 2005 by the English-born singer, songwriter and guitarist Kris Pohlmann and features American Warren Richardson on bass and backing vocals as well as German Elmar Stolley on drums, percussion and backing vocals.
The trio made an immediate impact on the German blues-rock scene by winning the prestigious German Rock & Pop Award in 2006. The prize, awarded at the yearly German Rock & Pop Award ceremony is hosted by the German Pop Foundation, the German Rock & Pop Association and Musician Magazine. Following extensive tourig in 2007 and 2008 the band recorded their first full length CD in the summer of 2009. New Resolution was produced by Thomas Hannes whose references include Robert Cray and Robben Ford.
The album, released in December 2009, has been critically acclaimed in the German music press.
"...a superb Debut album that deserves the highest recognition" - RockTimes
"...authentic lyrics... songs that get under your skin..." Rhede-Musik-Press
"(New Resolution) features rock songs that shoots the dust out of your speakers!" - Rocks Magazine