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Articles written by Erlend Buflaten
We’re heading up north to meet our friends in Iceland and see some of the best music Norway has to offer now
22 acts have been choosen amongst 1200 submitted
8 Norwegian bands are set to play Reeperbahn Festival this week
Caroline Ailin is a “masterminds behind the music
First Ja Ja Ja of the season kicks off at The Lexington Thursday 27th September
Ja Ja Ja returns to Berlin Thursday September 6.
11 acts confirmed for the 3. edition of Bergen’s Vill Vill Vest
Electric co-wrote and co-produced British superstar Jess Glynne’s I’ll Be There
The songwriter and artist had a huge 2017 as the writer of two of the biggest global hits of the year
Fieh, Philip Emilio, Tuvaband and Sassy 009 is set to play the Reykajvik festival
Their huge remix of “I Took A Pill In Ibiza” hit 1.000.000.000 streams Monday
12 Norwegian bands are set to play
2019 will be a big year for Norwegian art in Germany
18th April at Birthdays, and tickets are only £5
Ja Ja Ja returns to Berlin with Hanne Mjøen, Silvana Iman and Farveblind
For the 18th time, industry and fans from all over the world gather at Inferno Metal Festival in Oslo
5 Norwegian acts are set to play the U.S. festival this week
Hugar from Iceland and Finnish NEØV are playing too
8 Norwegian bands are playing SXSW this year
The singer-songwriter is up for Best International Album
The 20 young industry players putting Nordic music on the map globally
The European promoter is open for business from January 1
The acclaimed producer sees 4 Grammy nominations this year, and Stargate is up for Song of the Year
Norwegian broadcaster P3’s annual celebration of the best Norwegian music was held in Oslo Saturday
Jazz, EDM, pop and country – we’re set for another great Eurosonic
Sigrid’s massive year continues
Iceland, are you ready?
The 2017 edition of Sørveiv takes place in Kristiansand, Norway November 10. and 11.
The tour starts in Esslingen, September 29
Key Norwegian industry players and some of the most exciting Norwegian acts are set for Reeperbahn this month
Their 10 date tour starts in Sturgeon Bay in October
The Bergen music conference and showcase festival kicks off its second edition September 28.
It’s time once again to see some great up and coming bands
It marks the first radio #1 in Sweden for a Norwegian artists since Eurovision winners Bobbysocks in 1985
The song jumped from #5 to #1
Returning to Berlin to perform on Radioeins Lounge, Reuben from Music Norway’s Berlin office caught up with Thomas Dybdahl
The genre bending Erlend Viken Trio is set to play Womex this October
The new site is one definitive website and discovery platform for Nordic music
Alan Walker has had a sensational 2016, and is this year’s winner for his incredible accomplishments
Combined, the countries saw revenues increase 8,4% from 2015, to $416,2 mill.
Recorded music revenue in Norway grew 12,3% from 2015 to 2016, totaling $114,2 million.
12 Norwegian artists are set to perform
It Ain’t Me featuring Selena Gomez is his biggest charting single to date
Six incredible artists and producers are up for the second ever Norwegian Music Export Award
The group is the company’s first international signing
18 Norwegian acts will play SXSW this year
100 seminars, 200 concerts, 4000 delegates – all at by:Larms 20th anniversary!
Nilsen will premiere his new work in Meiningen this week
The Norwegian music industry gathered in Oslo this Saturday to see who would take home the 26 Spellemann awards
Jenny Hval and Noziswe are amongst the 12 nominees for the title of “best Nordic album of 2016”.
Winners of the 24 different Spellemann awards will be revealed later this month
9 Norwegian acts are playing, and a bunch of industry delegates will be in Groningen
New report shows a growth in Norwegian music industry by 5 percent from 2014.
The nomination list for the 59th Grammy Awards is here and several Norwegian are nominated
2016 has been massive year for Norwegian artists, with hundreds of millions of streams globally.
We’re heading for Iceland next week!
Nils Bech’s awaited LP ‘Echo’ is out now on DFA Records / Fysisk Format
Finland – we’re coming!
The film was premiered in Bergen last week to great reviews from the audience.
Dsign collab with Latin superstar Ricky Martin will be released in Spanish and English versions
What made Stargate as successful as they are today? John Seabrok dives into the duo’s history
Check out the Norwegian delegation attending the German showcase festival
22 acts have been confirmed for the showcase festival in November
Streaming now accounts for 83% of recorded music sales as downloads continue to drop. – We’re at the forefront, says IFPI director Marte Thorsby.
6 Norwegian albums makes the prestigous list of the 100 best albums of the year so far in 2016
Aurora took The Late Show by storm yesterday performing her latest single ‘I Went Too Far’
And has sold more than 4 million singles!
Hear Highasakite, Dagny, Kvelertak, Aurora, Prins Thomas and plenty others
It’s a mesmerizing piece of work. Make sure to watch in full screen
Bergen’s inaugural Vill Vill Vest music conference and festival kicks off in September. Announce first speakers and bands
Vikings are hotter than ever. Over 40% of festival passes to Midgardsblot Festival have been bought by people outside of Norway
Most Wanted and Pav have co-written and produced a song on Nick Jonas’ latest album
The band took home Best Underground at Metal Hammer’s Golden Gods
The prize is awarded to an artist, songwriter or producer who have excelled internationally throughout 2015
Norwegians are some of the most valuable music fans in the world. – Great news for markets moving towards a streaming based economy
We’re thrilled to make our way to our good friends in Denmark and we’re bringing 28 Norwegian delegates with us