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.
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.
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.