After spending 38 hours with Hege, I can now say that I am officially exhausted. We haven’t slept for two nights and we’ve been to 5 concerts; Gabrielle, LidoLido, Honningbarna, Bernhoft with band and Kaizers Orchestra. This was a quite special Kaizers Orchestra concert for both Hege and I, as it was her first concert … More Odderøya; The white jacket…again?
The tickets are bought, the train trip is booked and the outfit is all set! The only thing now is the waiting… July 11th is the day when the music festival at Odderøya (outside Kristiansand) opens!!! But so does The Amazing Spiderman, so we chose to prioritize the movie premiere. That led us to taking … More I fancy the lead singer
So here’s the interview with Peder Losnegård, aka LidoLido. There are two versions; the English one is under the Norwegian. Enjoy! Hvordan gikk stagenavnet fra å være Lil’P til LidoLido? Jeg reiste til Nairobi på et prosjekt om å lage en EP med barn i Mathare-slummen. De klarte ikke å si “Lil” så de sa … More Interview with LidoLido
Jærdagene, so far, have been a mix of what I expected and a little bit of the unexpected. After reading the history, I thought that the stands would only consist local merchandise, but it turned out quite international. There were possibilities to buy food, things and candy from several European countries. There were of course … More Jærdagene
Kaizers Orchestra playing at Jærnåttå There is a long story behind how Jærdagene first started. This info is taken from their website and translated from nynorsk to English. Nynorsk is not a preferred type of Norwegian, neither by me nor Google Translate, so there may be a couple of misunderstandings as there were no dictionaries available… … More The history of Jærdagene
For Jærdagene I am interviewing Lidolido amongst others. This 19 year old rapper, will have two concerts during the music festival; a free concert during the daytime on Saturday and another one during the evening as a part of Jærnåttå. Lidolido’s real name is Peder Losnegård, brought up at Frakkagjerd, a place near Haugesund. He … More Interviewing LidoLido
This summer weather is sensational, unbelievable and wonderful! I cannot remember the last time we had weather like this in Stavanger, not this many days in a row at least… I feel really sorry for all those stuck with their exams these days! Jærdagene is approaching and mails have been sent to Lidolido and Kaizers … More Endless summer