Norwegian music industry’s export facilitator and promotional organisation.

Hello Iceland Airwaves!

We’re heading up north to meet our friends in Iceland and see some of the best music Norway has to offer now

by:Larm announce jury’s selection 2019

22 acts have been choosen amongst 1200 submitted

Norway’s coming to Reeperbahn Festival this week

8 Norwegian bands are set to play Reeperbahn Festival this week

Caroline Ailin nominated to Spotify Secret Genius Award

Caroline Ailin is a “masterminds behind the music

Ja Ja Ja London return this September with Hanne Mjøen

First Ja Ja Ja of the season kicks off at The Lexington Thursday 27th September

Jimi Somewhere to play Ja Ja Ja Berlin with Hildur and Christopher

Ja Ja Ja returns to Berlin Thursday September 6.

Vill Vill Vest announce first 11 acts for its 2018 edition

11 acts confirmed for the 3. edition of Bergen’s Vill Vill Vest

Electric scores their 3. UK #1

Electric co-wrote and co-produced British superstar Jess Glynne’s I’ll Be There

Ina Wroldsen wins International Success of the Year

The songwriter and artist had a huge 2017 as the writer of two of the biggest global hits of the year

More Norwegians added to Iceland Airwaves lineup

Fieh, Philip Emilio, Tuvaband and Sassy 009 is set to play the Reykajvik festival

Seeb enters exclusive billion stream club

Their huge remix of “I Took A Pill In Ibiza” hit streams Monday

Meet the Norwegians at SPOT

12 Norwegian bands are set to play

Norway to be partner country at Jazzahead 2019

2019 will be a big year for Norwegian art in Germany

Øya nights in London with Pom Poko and Sassy009

18th April at Birthdays, and tickets are only £5

Hanne Mjøen to play Ja Ja Ja Berlin

Ja Ja Ja returns to Berlin with Hanne Mjøen, Silvana Iman and Farveblind

Black metal easter in Oslo with Inferno Festival

For the 18th time, industry and fans from all over the world gather at Inferno Metal Festival in Oslo

Meet us at Big Ears this week

5 Norwegian acts are set to play the U.S. festival this week

Ja Ja Ja returns to Berlin with Pom Poko this Thursday

Hugar from Iceland and Finnish NEØV are playing too

Øya Festival and Brilliance nights at SXSW

8 Norwegian bands are playing SXSW this year

Siv Jakobsen nominated for Unsigned Music Awards

The singer-songwriter is up for Best International Album

These are the Nordic Music Biz’ 20 under 30

The 20 young industry players putting Nordic music on the map globally

FKP Scorpio opens Norway branch

The European promoter is open for business from January 1

4 Grammy nods to Morten Lindberg

The acclaimed producer sees 4 Grammy nominations this year, and Stargate is up for Song of the Year

See all winners and performances from P3 Gull

Norwegian broadcaster P3’s annual celebration of the best Norwegian music was held in Oslo Saturday

10 Norwegian artists confirmed for Eurosonic 2018

Jazz, EDM, pop and country – we’re set for another great Eurosonic

Sigrid announced as 2018 EBBA winner

Sigrid’s massive year continues

Sørveiv announce more speakers for its November conference

The 2017 edition of Sørveiv takes place in Kristiansand, Norway November 10. and 11.

Meet the Norwegian delegates going to Reeperbahn

Key Norwegian industry players and some of the most exciting Norwegian acts are set for Reeperbahn this month

Cortex heads out on U.S. tour this October

Their 10 date tour starts in Sturgeon Bay in October

Vill Vill Vest announce lineup and conference program

The Bergen music conference and showcase festival kicks off its second edition September 28.

Announcing the first Ja Ja Ja nights of the season

It’s time once again to see some great up and coming bands

Norwegian sensation Kamferdrops hits #1 in Sweden

It marks the first radio #1 in Sweden for a Norwegian artists since Eurovision winners Bobbysocks in 1985

Thomas Dybdahl talk new album and German fans

Returning to Berlin to perform on Radioeins Lounge, Reuben from Music Norway’s Berlin office caught up with Thomas Dybdahl

Erlend Viken Trio to play official showcase at Womex

The genre bending Erlend Viken Trio is set to play Womex this October

Ja Ja Ja and the Nordic Playlist merge

The new site is one definitive website and discovery platform for Nordic music

Alan Walker wins Export Award

Alan Walker has had a sensational 2016, and is this year’s winner for his incredible accomplishments

Scandinavia is the 6th largest market for recorded music in the world

Combined, the countries saw revenues increase 8,4% from 2015, to $416,2 mill.

Revenue from recorded music up 12,3% in 2016

Recorded music revenue in Norway grew 12,3% from 2015 to 2016, totaling $114,2 million.

Meet us at Spot this week

12 Norwegian artists are set to perform

Kygo makes history as 4. Norwegian artist to enter Billboard Top 10

It Ain’t Me featuring Selena Gomez is his biggest charting single to date

Announcing the nominees for the Norwegian Music Export Award

Six incredible artists and producers are up for the second ever Norwegian Music Export Award

Mandelbaum signs Digitalism for management

The group is the company’s first international signing

Norway at SXSW 2017

18 Norwegian acts will play SXSW this year

It’s by:Larm time!

100 seminars, 200 concerts, 4000 delegates – all at by:Larms 20th anniversary!

Torstein Aagaard Nilsen in the footprints of Edvard Grieg

Nilsen will premiere his new work in Meiningen this week

All Spellemann Awards winners

The Norwegian music industry gathered in Oslo this Saturday to see who would take home the 26 Spellemann awards

Jenny Hval and Nosizwe nominated for Phonofile Nordic Music Prize

Jenny Hval and Noziswe are amongst the 12 nominees for the title of “best Nordic album of 2016”.

Spellemann nominations announced

Winners of the 24 different Spellemann awards will be revealed later this month

Meet the Norwegians at Eurosonic 2017

9 Norwegian acts are playing, and a bunch of industry delegates will be in Groningen

The Norwegian music industry is worth $440.262.716

New report shows a growth in Norwegian music industry by 5 percent from 2014.

9 Norwegian Grammy nominations

The nomination list for the 59th Grammy Awards is here and several Norwegian are nominated

Spotify reveals 2016’s most streamed artists and songs

2016 has been massive year for Norwegian artists, with hundreds of millions of streams globally.

Meet us at Iceland Airwaves

We’re heading for Iceland next week!

Nils Bech’s returns with LP ‘Echo’

Nils Bech’s awaited LP ‘Echo’ is out now on DFA Records / Fysisk Format

Film documenting the rise of Norwegian dance music goes on tour

The film was premiered in Bergen last week to great reviews from the audience.

Trondheim based Dsign behind Ricky Martin’s new single

Dsign collab with Latin superstar Ricky Martin will be released in Spanish and English versions

The author of The Song Machine on Stargate’s success

What made Stargate as successful as they are today? John Seabrok dives into the duo’s history

Meet the Norwegian music industry at Reeperbahn

Check out the Norwegian delegation attending the German showcase festival

Folkelarm announce this year’s showcase artists

22 acts have been confirmed for the showcase festival in November

Music sales up 7,8% so far this year

Streaming now accounts for 83% of recorded music sales as downloads continue to drop. – We’re at the forefront, says IFPI director Marte Thorsby.

Årabrot tops The Quietus’ best album of the year ranking

6 Norwegian albums makes the prestigous list of the 100 best albums of the year so far in 2016

Watch Aurora perform at The Late Show

Aurora took The Late Show by storm yesterday performing her latest single ‘I Went Too Far’

Faded hits 1 billion streams

And has sold more than 4 million singles!

Listen to our Øya Festival playlist

Hear Highasakite, Dagny, Kvelertak, Aurora, Prins Thomas and plenty others

The best music video you’ll see this week

It’s a mesmerizing piece of work. Make sure to watch in full screen

New music conference in Bergen announce first speakers

Bergen’s inaugural Vill Vill Vest music conference and festival kicks off in September. Announce first speakers and bands

People are travelling from all over the world to attend Midgardsblot Viking Festival this summer

Vikings are hotter than ever. Over 40% of festival passes to Midgardsblot Festival have been bought by people outside of Norway

by:Songs written song on the most selling album in USA

Most Wanted and Pav have co-written and produced a song on Nick Jonas’ latest album

Enslaved win Best Underground at Golden Gods

The band took home Best Underground at Metal Hammer’s Golden Gods

Announcing the Norwegian Music Export Award

The prize is awarded to an artist, songwriter or producer who have excelled internationally throughout 2015

Only one country spends more on music than Norwegians

Norwegians are some of the most valuable music fans in the world. – Great news for markets moving towards a streaming based economy

Norwegian industry to SPOT

We’re thrilled to make our way to our good friends in Denmark and we’re bringing 28 Norwegian delegates with us

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