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Jo Berger Myhre & Ólafur Björn Ólafsson

  • Mengi 2 Óðinsgata Reykjavík, 101 Iceland (map)

Tónlistarmennirnir Jo Berger Myhre og Ólafur Björn Ólafsson flytja efni af plötu sinni The Third Script sem hlotið hefur lof gagnrýnenda og var tilnefnd til norsku tónlistarverðlaunanna, Spilleman prisen.

Einnig munu þeir sýna mynd eftir lettnesku myndlistarkonuna Levu Balode sem hún gerði við lag þeirra Grain of Sand. Lagið er að finna á nýrri plötu þeirra, Lanzarote, sem kemur út hjá norsku útgáfunni Hubro Records í haust.

Miðaverð er 2.500 krónur.

Tónleikarnir eru haldnir sem hluti af tónlistarseríu PULS, sem styrkt er af Nordisk Kultur Fond.

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Jo Berger Myhre and Ólafur Björn Ólafsson perform their much acclaimed album “The Third Script”.
The duo will also premiere a new film by Latvian artist Ieva Balode. Shot on 16 mm film in Madeira and Riga, the film is made to the duo’s track,”Grain of Sand”, taken from their forthcoming album “Lanzarote” to be released this fall on the Norwegian label Hubro Records.

Jo Berger Myhre (Splashgirl, Nils Petter Molvær, Susanna): Double bass and electronics
Ólafur Björn Ólafsson (Sigur Rós, Jónsi, Jóhann Jóhannsson): Percussion and farfisa organ

“Norway meets Iceland in wildly inventive ambient-gothic improvisations…Jo Berger Myhre and Ólafur Björn Ólafsson have created a strikingly original sound-world that, while it may have its antecedents, doesn’t really remind you of anyone else”.

This event was made possible with the support of PULS, Nordisk Kultur Fond.

Later Event: June 27
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