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Roskilde Festival 2012 Part 2 – The Foreign Resort (DK)

Roskilde Festival

CLICK HERE FOR PART 1 This time our roving reporters were Mikkel and Morten (singer and drummer) from the Danish band, The Foreign Resort. While they were not performing at this year’s festival, we have a great feeling you’ll be seeing them up there in 2013…perhaps opening the Orange Stage? With over 77,000 guests, Roskilde […]

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Roskilde Festival 2012 Part 1 – Björk (IS), Refused (SE), Ars Nova (DK)

Roskilde Festival

CLICK HERE FOR PART 2 “Roskilde…ROSKILDE!!!” Chants you heard from many of the star performers during one of Europe’s largest festivals. As a first time attendee this person got to experience the true “Orange Feeling” and the feeling was great! Web: http://roskilde-festival.dk/uk/ Background: Non-profit organization, started in 1971, 50 full-time employees. All profits from the […]

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Högni Reistrup (FO) – “Hvör segði hetta var endin?”

Högni Reistrup

Jón Tyril, musical director of the G! Festival recently contacted us and brought one of the bands in his festival lineup to our attention: Högni Reistrup. Högni Reistrup is a singer-songwriter from Tórshavn, Faroe Islands. His musical influences are Bob Dylan and Nick Drake, two styles evident in his music. Push play on the video below for fresh […]

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Simon Lynge (GL) – “Infinitely You”

Simon Lynge

Simon Lynge is a singer-songwriter who was raised in Greenland. Lynge is the first solo musical artist from Greenland to have an album released across the United Kingdom, and the first Greenlander to play the UK’s Glastonbury Festival. Lynge has performed extensively across Europe and the United States, and he accompanied Emmylou Harris as support […]

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Loreen (SE) – “Euphoria” 2012 Eurovision Winner

Eurovision 2012

Almost everyone on the other side of the pond knows about Eurovision, yet here in the states, not too many people know (or understand) one of the longest-running and most-watched programs – outside of a sporting match – in the world. “Audience figures having been quoted in recent years as anything between 100 million and […]

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