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Nordic Spotlight Monthly – Summer Festival Preview #2

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A new episode of our podcast Nordic Spotlight Monthly is here! We’re continuing our look at music festivals featuring Nordic artists, with a highlight on those events happening in July like the G! Festival on the Faroe Islands, Lollapalooza, Sweden’s Into The Valley, and Trailerpark Fest in Copenhagen.  This month, we’re also adding a little […]

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Faroe Islands – Much More Than Just a Pretty (G! Festival) Face

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Buzzfeed came up with a very good list of 29 reasons why the Faroe Islands should be on your bucket list, but in our opinion they missed the best one…G! Festival. Take a look at this photo gallery on the festival website and it’s easy to see why. Want to go to G! Festival in […]

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Interview With Marius Ziska (FO) – On Tour 2012 – “Going Home”

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Faroese singer/songwriter Marius recently returned home from his first North American tour. A whirlwind of gigs over the course of three weeks brought him and his trusty, talented band mates to several locations in Washington, Oregon and California. Lucky for me, Hans Marius Ziska and his band stopped in Portland, Oregon, my hometown, where I […]

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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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