FARMERS MARKET & MICHAEL BRECKER – Live at Nortsee Jazzfestival (2004)

Farmers Market is a Norwegian band founded in Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, in 1991. They have released four studio albums. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9uJbzh7QS8g The band started out as a free jazz quintet sprung out from the conservatory in Trondheim, but now incorporates a wide variety of genres, such as jazz, rock, pop music, bluegrass, classical and – most significantly… Continue lendo FARMERS MARKET & MICHAEL BRECKER – Live at Nortsee Jazzfestival (2004)

HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA: A Genre-Defying Supergroup Unlike Anything You’ve Ever Heard (Or Imagined)

For those who fancy bands and musicians such as Mr. Bungle, Estradasphere, Secret Chiefs 3, Fantômas, Traun, Umlaut, Farmers Market, Atomic Ape/Red Fiction, John Zorn, among other musical specimens as exotic as they are sublime, High Castle Teleorkestra is a sure tip. If you’re not familiar with any of these names, allow us to introduce… Continue lendo HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA: A Genre-Defying Supergroup Unlike Anything You’ve Ever Heard (Or Imagined)

AURORA – Live in Nidarosdomen [Full concert]

The video is of AURORA's concert in Nidarosdomen (Nidaros cathedral), Trondheim, Norway. She performed in front of a sold-out audience alongside her band, TrondheimSolistene (ensemble/orchestra), Oslo Fagottkor (choir), Petra Bjørkhaug (organist) and Ruth Potter (harpist). This concert was recorded on the 2nd of November, 2017 and was broadcast by NRK (Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation) on the… Continue lendo AURORA – Live in Nidarosdomen [Full concert]

AURORA – Famous Blue Raincoat (Leonard Cohen)

Aurora Aksnes (1996-), known mononymously as Aurora, is a Norwegian singer, songwriter, dancer and producer. Born in Stavanger and raised in the towns of Høle and Os, she began writing her first songs and learning dance at the age of six. After some of her songs were uploaded online and became popular in Norway, she… Continue lendo AURORA – Famous Blue Raincoat (Leonard Cohen)

ERLEND ROPSTAD & THE SALMON SMOKERS – The Future (Leonard Cohen)

Erlend Ropstad (1974-) is a Norwegian artist and singer-songwriter from Vennesla. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Co79H1ueQw From the Leonard Cohen-tribute "So Long, Leonard Cohen" in Oslo Spektrum, Oslo April 25Th 2017. Give me back my broken nightMy mirrored room, my secret lifeIt’s lonely hereThere’s no one left to tortureGive me absolute controlOver every living soulAnd lie beside me, babyThat’s… Continue lendo ERLEND ROPSTAD & THE SALMON SMOKERS – The Future (Leonard Cohen)

DEVOID OF LIFE – Embracing Emptiness (fvll albvm)

Devoid of Life is a black / death metal band from Skien, Norway. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzvnD0Ccf8g The creation process of Embracing Emptiness spans 5 years from 2017 to 2022. It is not to be regarded as a concept album at all as there is no direct link between songs, but rather a red thread, including feelings of… Continue lendo DEVOID OF LIFE – Embracing Emptiness (fvll albvm)

STIAN CARSTENSEN & MIKE PATTON – Hydrocephalus Epilogue (2021)

Stian Carstensen (born 5 January 1971) is a multi-instrument Norwegian musician, entertainer and with Jarle Vespestad (drums) and Nils-Olav Johansen (vocal and guitar), central members of the Balkan-jazz orchestra Farmers market. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8HjvLAcfiM0 Demoni dentro di meCuore nel terroreCorpo di piomboTutto lento cosi' graveCosi' grave affondo Demoni dentro di meSogni invasi daPaura eQuei mostri dormon sotto… Continue lendo STIAN CARSTENSEN & MIKE PATTON – Hydrocephalus Epilogue (2021)

HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA [HCT] – Kickstarter for Band Launch (2021)

For those who know and appreciate Estradasphere's music, some very good news: High Castle Teleorkestra is a fresh collaborative project — a music ensemble — formed of 3 Estradasphere members (Tim Smolens on bass, Dave Murray on drums, Timba Harris on violins), 2 former Mr. Bungle members (Bär McKinnon on sax, Danny Heifetz on drums),… Continue lendo HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA [HCT] – Kickstarter for Band Launch (2021)

Do you feel it? – KAADA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2qbKhGWVwfc John Erik Kaada, also known by the mononym Kaada, is a Norwegian singer-songwriter, producer, film score composer and multi-instrumentalist. Kaada's career spans a string of solo albums, motion picture soundtracks, high-profile collaborations with key players such as Mike Patton, as well as numerous live appearances at home and abroad.