Tagged: bands

Valkyrien Allstars heads out on Japanese tour

December sees Norwegian folk music’s commercial flagship heading out on a Japanese tour. Having conquered the domestic market over the last two years, vital folk trio Valkyrien Allstars continue their ongoing international campaign with...

Eurosonic Noorderslag 2010: Looking to Norway

Eurosonic Noorderslag in Holland is one of Europe’s most important launch pads for putting new music into cross continental trajectories. For the upcoming festival in January the Dutch hosts have chosen Norway as the...

U.S. album release for Bigbang in January

January ‘10 sees Bigbang latest studio effort, Edendale, released in the U.S. Bigbang has confirmed their first official U.S. studio release Edendale on January 19 from Oglio Records, a Fontana/Universal distributed label via the...

Frøy Aagre: melodic traveler

Frøy Aagre is breaking through. The young Norwegian saxophone player and composer is just back from Australia where she played some of the most important jazz festivals. Her two records to date, Katalyze (2004)...