One of Norway's top blues guitarists is Knut Reiersrud. He has also taken inspiration from traditional Norwegian music forms, including tuning a Stratocaster guitar like the Norwegian langeleik , calling it a Hallingcaster a word play on the Norwegian term for the hat kick used in the athletic dance usually performed by men, the halling.
Reiersrud has made some interesting recordings with Norwegian organist Iver Kleive. He is well known for his so-called "delta-funk" music, heavily inspired by 12 string delta blues and modern funk and rock bands. Scandinavian's largest blues festival is in Notodden every year in early August. It may well be the best Blues festival in Europe and it is certainly one of the best in the world. The Festival turns the tiny Norwegian city of Notodden, population 12,, into a cosmopolitan Blues centre of Europe, drawing over 30, fans from all corners of the Blues world.
Wherever you walk in this city, the Blues can be heard and seen loud and clear. The first was arranged in After the start the audience numbers at the festival has almost exploded, growing from 1. From cooperation with The Norwegian Music Council has led to music seminars for youth and musicians at a high level of performance as a part of the festival. Norwegian country music includes a big attribution of daily life occurrences of the typical Norwegian individual. There is a big integration of folk and country in modern-day country music.
As dialects in Norway vary extensively, the music is distinct to regions and areas throughout Norway. Hellbillies is one of Norway's most endorsed and successful country band.
Along with other modern country bands, there is an extensive use and integration of folk and rock music. Their song lyrics are written in the dialect of the Hallingdal area, and has a large description that reflect Norwegian citizens, and their surrounding life. Other artists that sing about common life and culture of Norway include Salhuskvintetten and Vinskvetten.
Norway's largest country music festival is in Seljord every year in late July. Dansband is a Swedish term for a band that plays dansbandsmusik. Dansbandsmusik is often danced to in pairs and is played by classical, electric, bass and steel guitars, drum, saxophone, accordion and keyboard. Its lyrics are inspired by romanticism so they are usually about love, friendship, peace, nature and old memories from the past.
The genre developed primarily in Sweden , but has spread to neighbouring countries Denmark , Norway and the Swedish speaking regions of Finland. When the music came to Norway it was first called " Svensktoppar ". The main audience for dansband music is middleaged adults. The music is often performed live by the bands at venues where the main interest of the audience is dancing, rather than watching the performance on stage. However, many dansbands also record albums and singles.
Electronic music or electronica includes sounds that are produced using electronic technology ,  including synthesizers, drum machines, samplers and computers. Well-known musicians are also Bel Canto , one of the Norwegian bands playing electronic music,  and Biosphere , a musician playing ambient electronic music. From many Norwegian producers started gaining international success.
One of the most important names is Kygo ,   who first with his remixes and then with his debut single "Firestone" and album " Cloud Nine " gained international success and became one of the most influential producers in EDM and in the genre of tropical house. During the s worldwide electronic music boom, DJ and producer Fehrplay signed to international labels Pryda Friends and Anjunabeats and played at the Creamfields festival in Hip-hop music is a genre of rhythmic music that is often accompanied by rapping.
Hip-hop soon became a small but eager subculture and it expanded from breakdance and graffiti culture to also rap music. In the s and s Norwegian rap was mainly in English, and the Norwegian hip-hop scene was strongly influenced by the American one.
In the beginning of the 21st century, many artists started to use Norwegian instead of English, and at the same time rapping in different Norwegian dialects started to become general. The band called Tungtvann was one of the first ones that rapped in their own dialect. In the mids, hip-hop became a more mainstream genre, and many young people started to question what real hip-hop was while new and unconventional groups such as Side Brok emerged.
Lately also multilingual and multicultural Norwegian groups with minority backgrounds, such as Karpe Diem and Minoritet have succeeded in becoming popular. Tommy Tee , known as the 'godfather of Norwegian hip-hop', is the owner of the leading Norwegian hip-hop label Tee Productions located in Oslo.
They gained more and more popularity in the last decade and are now famous internationally in and also outside of Europe. A festival where hip-hop music can be found — although it is not only for hip-hop — is the Bergenfest, which takes place every year in the Bergenhus Festning in Bergen, Norway. In , the so-called Negerkapellet a band of African-Americans toured Norway, as a result of Geo Jackson 's efforts.
Jazz came to Europe after [ citation needed ] the first World War and, in that time, the term "jazz" was commonly used to describe everything new and hip. The first foreign jazz orchestra came to Norway in and the emergence of the saxophone among Norwegian jazz players was observed in Soon the typical Norwegian jazz band developed, which consists of one or two saxophones, violin, piano, banjo and drums. Funny Boys made the first serious record of jazz music in However, the economic crisis of the s weakened the further development of Norwegian jazz bands.
From the s on, the violin started to play a more fundamental role in Norwegian jazz. In recent years Norway has also become a major force in world jazz. Jazz plays an important role in everyday Norwegian music life, and can be heard in bars, cafes, and in the streets.
Oslo is the center of today's Norwegian jazz. Pioneers of Norwegian jazz including Jan Garbarek. His cool, almost ambient approach is typical of Norwegian jazz, although recently there have been moves to build bridges with electronica and post-rock.
His daughter, Anja Garbarek , is one of the artists that has renovated the jazz scene, combining sweet melodies with electronic sounds and pop beats. Get free delivery with Amazon Prime.
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His subsequent single, " She's So High ", written by Tal Bachman , went straight to number one in the Norwegian VG-lista singles chart and is among the biggest-selling singles in Norway to date. His debut album was simply called I.
He subsequently won the title for the World Idol on 1 January , singing the hit " Beautiful Day " by U2 , beating competitors from ten other nations, including the more famous Idol winners, Britain's Will Young , and favourite Kelly Clarkson of the United States, and scoring the first place in 10 out of 11 countries eligible to vote for him Norwegian voters being unable to vote for him. In the show presenting the entries on 25 December, Ian Dickson , the Australian English ex-pat judge, said: "Kurt, you are a hell of a marketing challenge, because you have the voice of an angel, but you look like a Hobbit.
In , he and three other Norwegian artists Askil Holm , Espen Lind and Alejandro Fuentes , all in the same management, joined forces and went on tour in March as what was known by the media as "The New Guitar Buddies". Initially, they planned a short tour five to six concerts , but ended up playing for more than , people during their tour of around 30 concerts.
Although they had not planned to, they subsequently released a live album from that tour. In , in connection with his latest and country flavoured album Rise to the Occasion Kurt teamed up with American music legend Willie Nelson to perform the old country music standard "Lost Highway". Websites : - De Kreuners now have an official website at kreuners. The website is now entrusted to the Flanders Music Centre www. Contact: webmaster muziekcentrum. Watch it : This site pays royalties, and was built and maintained in accordance with the terms and conditions negotiated with SABAM , the Belgian society of copyright-holders.
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All band members studied at the Conservatory of Music in Kristiansand, and are also involved in other projects such as Einar Stray Orchestra and Leprous to name a few. Astrosaur's sound can be described as a mixture of progressive, stoner and jazz rock. We love filling the room with loads of amplifiers, furious effects and huge drums and just push the boundaries for what we can do with our instruments. No matter how you organize your band, the singer will always be the one who gets the most attention.
It never fails. In Astrosaur, we wanted none of that. In Astrosaur we can all be divas. The idea was to create a minute sonic journey through space and time, including several different styles, moods and emotions, while still preserving the feeling of a whole throughout the concert.
Many of the songs include musical hints or references to other songs on the album. Furthermore, the setlist - or rather - the tracklist, was carefully put together to facilitate a clear narrative, with ups and downs like any good story.
When it was time to make a record it was only natural to take this concept further and make it fit to the album format. This is partly also why Astrosaur recorded the album live. We want to make music that forces you to take part in an epic, cosmic journey to the stars and beyond. Music that spits you out on the other side one experience richer. Distributed digitally by Phonofile and Bandcamp.frequencia de palavras no ingles - Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read book online for free. palavras que ocorrem com mais frequencia nos filmes americanos.