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06.11.2014 19:44

Sara Marielle Gaup Beaska & Steinar Raknes - Arvvas

Arvvas! (click here to listen)

The new collaboration between bass player and singer Steinar Raknes and yoiker Sara Marielle Gaup Beaska. Arvvas will tour Japan 8th -15th of December this year, and will make a three week tour in Norway during March 2015.

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13.12.2013 11:19

Urban Connection "LIVE!" nominated for the Norwegian Grammy "Spellemannsprisen" 2013

Urban Connection "LIVE" (Recless Records RR506) was recorded in Trondheim March 2013. This is the 4th album of the Norwegian jazz - trio, and the 3rd nomination for Spellemannsprisen. The band received the price 2001 for their debut album "Urban Connection". The line up is Steinar Raknes - bass, Frode Nymo - sax, Håkon Mjåset Johansen - drums.

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24.06.2013 07:37

SKÀIDI at Musikfestspiele Potsdam, Germany

Caught by... light and sound from Geertje Jacob on Vimeo.

12.06.2013 09:34

Bill Payne, Montana

New project with Bill Payne, working on new tunes by Bill and Robert Hunter (Greatful Dead) and my new tunes. Just had a great week in Montana, rehearsing with Bill at his house in Montana.

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07.03.2013 07:28

Jazzland Community tour Germany

Ola Kvernberg Trio, as a part of The Jazzland Community, hits the road of Germany today, starting at Unterfahrt in Munic!

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05.03.2013 22:46

Living Room session, Nordic Delight Festival, STILLHOUSE

A late night session for the Nordic Delight festivals´ radio show,- Steinar Raknes plays his song "Time To Go" from the album STILLHOUSE

04.03.2013 08:40

STILLHOUSE at Nordic Delight Festival

From the solo show of STILLHOUSE in Utrecht, Netherlands 2nd of March

25.01.2013 10:03

New review on LIVE! - Dag Og Tid

Spirituell gjenforeining - Urban Connection kombinerer entusiasmen frå dei første åra med nyvunnen autoritet.

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23.01.2013 15:36

great review in Dagbladet on UC LIVE!

Albumet er en herlig påminnelse om både hvor bra Urban Connection var i 2005 og om hvor mye bedre bandet er nå, og med en liten turné rett rundt hjørnet får trioen snart sjansen til å dokumentere det for enda flere.

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