MoE/Next Life @ Blitz, Oslo, February 19th
Conradsound is now @ bandcamp. Money will roll right in!
MoE will be touring Japan February 1st-7th. Get in touch if you have contacts.
All Ears Coming up 9th.-12th January.
Wrapping up 2013. Getting ready for lots of new adventures
Lots of new reviews here.
Check out the new Oslo-label Meddle Records . Very nice solo record by Håvard Volden(guitar and electronics) out now. Support independent music!
Thank you Italy, Slovenia, Serbia, Hungary, Austria, Czech Republic & Poland!
See you next time!
Oslo Janus release tour 201301/11 Bologna, @ Freak out, Italy 02/11 Carpi, @ Ekidna, Italy 03/11 Bistrica ob Sotli, @ Klub Metulj, Slovenia 04/11 Ljubljana, @ Menza Pri Koritu, Slovenia 05/11 Novi Sad, @ Ck13, Serbia 06/11 Vienna, @ Fluc!, Austria 07/11 Budapest, @ MUSZI, Hungary 08/11 TBA 09/11 MoE @ Music Unlimited, Wels, Austria 10/11 Wroclaw, @ Pod Pałacykiem, Poland 11/11 TBA 12/11 Zielona Góra, @ Zielona Jadlodajnia, Poland 13/11 Poznan, @ Cafe Miesna, Poland 14/11 Brno, @ Boro Klub, Czech Republic 15/11 Oslo @ BLÅ, Norway
Sult tours Italy/Serbia/Slovenia/Croatia!
11: Faenza @ Clandestino
12: Genova @ TBA
13: Torino @ Velvet Club
14: Trento @ Campo Marzio
16: Venezia @ Punto Croce
18: Novi Sad, Serbia @ TBA
19: Subotica, Serbia @ Studio 11
20: Temerin, Serbia @ Flying Dutchman
21: Belgrade, Serbia @ Panic Room Zica
22: Zabok, Croatia @ Zelena dvorana / Green Room
23: Maribor, Slovenia @ Gustaf Pekarna
25: Jesi @ TNT
26: Napoli @ 76A
27: Salerno @ Ferro 3
28: Avellino @ Godot Art Cafe
29: Latina @ Circolo Hemingway
30: Roma @ TBA
Get in touch for the TBA’s!
Norment/Skaset/Vårdal releases “Toll” September 9th on Prisma Records
SULT tour booking now! Italy, Slovenia and Serbia coming up September 8th-30th.
Get in touch for more info! Tour schedule TBA.
Also Booking: MoE Europe in November!
Label Night at John Dee August 17th. It´s Arabrot´s release party. So come on out!
it will sure be good to be back at Blitz!
MoE contributes to Bransjevelter #8 by Fysisk Format
MoE @ No sleep ´til Stein og Jord festival June 27th (Oslo)
MoE @ Blitz June 22nd (Oslo)
KfJc Live From the Devil´s Triangle features Mirror Trio and the track 27. March. The compilation also contains solo acts by Bill Orcutt and Dave Douglas among others.
MOE + The Observatory Norway tour!
We are proud to be touring with the band The Observatory from Singapore.
The list below will be our main gigs, but stay tuned for several other shows in Oslo, Hamar and Bergen!
This will be our release tour for our new single. So you better not miss this!24.november @ Mølla,
The Skaset opens for Body/Head aka Kim Gordon and Bill Nace at BLÅ, Oslo September 26th. This will be your first chance to grab his new tape:
New MOE single coming up:
Radio release of the new MOE single “Left to swallow” on Radio Nova today. Listen here (choose program 10.09.2012). A track from the SULT record “Bark” is also played. The single will be released as vinyl exclusively. Physical release is 17.10.2012.
Høyt og lavt returns August 3rd & 4th. This time at Kunsthall Oslo. Stay tuned for two days of noise and improv.
The new MOE single will be released as a one sided single with artwork by Drid Machine (aka Kjetil Brandsdal). The single introduces double bass and Jacob Felix Heule on drums and modular synthesizer. 15 minutes of ultraslow epic paranoia recorded and mixed by Philip Manley in Lucky Cat San Francisco. Mastered by Helge Sten at Audio Virus Lab. Really excited about this one!
Busy spring for SULT. 11 concerts in Norway and Sweden and new release on Bug Incision.
Thanks to everyone who helped us get this tour togheter.May 9 Kristiansand @ Kulturbua May 10 Stavanger May12 Bergen @ Kosmoklubben, Avgarde May 13 Rjukan @ Huset Pub, SMALT May 14 Hamar @ Hamar Domkirke May 15 Oslo @ 300acting spaces May15 Oslo @ Sound of Mu May 16 Stockholm @ Främlingen May 17 Göteborg @ Brøtz May 18 Fredrikstad @ Østfold Kunstnersenter May 19 Oslo @ Stein og Jord
Sult releases their first release on the Canadian label Bug Incision. This one is recorded in Norway in 2009. Recordings from 2011 and 2012 will hopefully be released soon.
MOE is mastering the new single and rehearsing new material.
US West coast tour with SULT in March.
Several other shows also confirmed!Thanks to everyone who have helped us out with gigs, accommodation and hospitality! Also thanks to Norsk Kulturråd and Norsk Jazzforum for financial support!
A Bluefaced People/Kjetil Hanssen tape will be released December 24th.
MOE will open for Nisennenmonai @ BLÅ, Oslo, November 30th!
Upcoming MOE gigs (LP release tour):
September 6th: TBA
September 7th: Hamar, Hamar Teater
Septemer 9th: Stavanger, Tou Scene, split with Antoine Chessex/Valerio Tricoli, Bjerga/Iversen & Skadne Krek
September 12th: Oslo, Revolver, split with André Borgen.
September 29th: TBA
Other upcoming gigs:
September 16th: Guro S. Moe, Oslo TBA
Semptember 30th: Skaset solo. @ Café Oto, London, Sottovoce festival
October 1st: Skaset/S.Moe duo, @ The Nave, London, Sottovoce festival
October 2nd: Guro S. Moe solo, @ The Nave, London, Sottovoce festival
Even though we´re expecting the vinyl of “It pictures” August 2nd, it is possible to by Mp3´s online:
We did our festival Høyt & Lavt again. Thanks to BAM!, SAKA, Astrid Groseth/Monique Cornwell,
Renato Ciunfrini/Enrico Malatesta, Anders Hana, Motsol, BLY featuring Jodi Gilbert, OnGaku2 for making it such a good experience. Maybe Høyt & Lavt will be back sometimes this fall?
MOE just released their first album. Check out the album promo:
It Pictures – MOE from conrad sound on Vimeo.
The show at Nattjazz was recorderd, and it turned our real good. Maybe you´ll get the chance to hear it one day?
We´ve been busy making music and forgot all about internet. But now we´re back!
CS is now working on:
The new MOE lp/cd. Awesome artwork by Lasse Marhaug!
Mixing Telling Stories about Trees CD.
Waiting for the new Bluefaced People 7″
Mixing a even newer 7″ with Bluefaced People featuring Kjetil Hanssen.
Just recorded hours of music with Art Directors.
The festival “Høyt og Lavt” in June
Booking tours with Bluefaced People, MOE and Telling Stories about trees.
MOE will appear on a TBA compillation.
MOE will perform at Nattjazz
etc. etc, etc
Meanwhile you can read some reviews of SEKSTETT and/or Mirror Trio here:
And listen to this great radio program:
SEKSTETT record out now! Release party at Ny Music Bergen September 7th.
Jensen/Blancarte/Skase/Moe at Bidrobon, Oslo October 12th.
Jensen/Blancarte duo and Guro S. Moe solo at Sound of Mu, Oslo October 13th.
Telling stories about trees Italian tour, October 26th—-> Booking now!
Gigs will from now on be posted on “gigs” on this website.
A lot of new stuff coming up!
Conradsound presents Høyt og Lavt at Cosmopolite, Soria Moria, 6th & 7th of August. It will feature Fred Frith each night with some of Oslos finest improvisers.
Frode Gjerstad/Dag Erik Knedal Andersen
Art Directors + Fred Frith
Alexander Rishaug & Daniel Meyer Grønvold
22.00: Renato Ciunfrini, Øyvind Storesund and Dag Magnus Narvesen
23.00 Fred Frith, Hild Sofie Tafjord & Paal Nilssen-Love.
Bay/Oslo Mirror Trio is availeble on CD. Just send an email to order.
SEKSTETT, Frode Gjerstad, Lene Grenager, Håvard Skaset, Hild Sofie Tafjord, Børre Mølstad & Guro S. Moe will release their first CD this spring. Release date TBA.
MOE is playing at Nasjonal Jazzscene, Victoria, in Oslo February 20. New material under contruction.
Guro S. Moe and Okkyung Lee duo at Nasjonal Jazzscene March 3. Working on more gigs in Norway/Sweden.
Ikue Mori, Maja Ratkje & Håvard Skaset performs at Nasjonal Jazzscene April 14. Ikue Mori on live video
Jan. 6.: Skaset/Jan. 19.Moe + Renato Ciunfrini and Rekdal/Ahlsen duo at Hausmania, Oslo
Jan. 7.: All Ears Vorspiel:Moe, Aas & Hvizdalek+at MIR, Oslo
Jan. 19.: Sult Performs at Sound Of Mu.
SULT(Guro S. Moe, Jacob Felix Heule, Håvard Skaset & Tony Dryer) will performe at MIR in Oslo today. We have also invited Jon Wesseltoft(Maranata & Thorns)and Kristin Andersen(SPUNK) to perform in two new constellations.
The Snake Decides featuring Jan Bang & Erik Honoré is out on itunes. 7″ comming soon.
Fetveit/Moe/Skaset, Skasm and Basshaters(US)european tour 2009:
20 oct, PRAGUE, brick bar music klub
22 oct, VIENNA, kellerstiege
23 oct, MESTRE, laboratorio villa franchin
24 oct, BOLOGNA, farm
25 oct, RAVENNA, csa spartaco
26 oct, ROME, mads
27 oct, FROSIONE, cantina mediterraneo
28 oct, senigallia?
29 oct, PARMA, veronika club
30 oct, GENOA, milk club
31 oct, Zurich, TBA
1 nov, LIÈGE
2 nov, AMSTERDAM, occii w/ HAIR POLICE
3 nov, RO