The Savage Rose is a Danishpsychedelic rock group, founded in 1967 by Thomas Koppel, Anders Koppel, Alex Riel, Jens Rugsted, Flemming Ostermann, and singer Annisette Koppel. Ilse Marie Koppel was also participating. Nils Tuxen replaced Flemming Ostermann from their second album. Since the mid-1970s, the group has been an acoustic trio consisting of Thomas Koppel, Annisette Koppel (then Hansen) and John Ravn as a core. From the beginning of the 1990s, the group returned to electric instrumentation. Thomas Koppel died on February 25, 2006. After the release of Love and Freedom in 2012 Savage Rose have been on ture but as of Christmas 2013 The Savage Rose are back in the studio and are recording new songs and re-recording old songs. this time just as in 1968 and 1972 they will be releasing two studio album's. the first album titled "Roots of the wasteland" is set to be released April 2014 and the second as of yet untitled will follow latter this year. after 47 years and 21 studio album's they are still going strong. The first single "Mr. World" was released April 12 and the new album is set for release May 19.