Scottish indie pop veterans BELLE & SEBASTIAN are finally ready for their first concert at Bergenfest! The seven-person strong band has been serving assertive indie with folk-rock roots and delicious’ 60s pops since the mid-90s. BELLE & SEBASTIAN’s ear for surrealism and playfulness makes their sound image forever recognisable. On Wednesday 10th June, you will experience them at the fortress!
Bergenfest has also announced three slightly lesser-known artists who are all predicted to have a bright future: JC STEWART, CHARLOTTE and ROLLING BLACKOUT’S COASTAL FEVER.
Other new names added to the line up this summer are BOY PABLO, GIRL IN RED, FELIX SANDMAN and KAMARA are ready for Bergenfest!
Norway’s biggest new indie sensations BOY PABLO and GIRL IN RED are ready for Bergenfest 2020! Both artists have experienced massive international attention and a growing fanbase over the past year – and we look forward to seeing them at the Fortress in June.
BOY PABLO made his big international breakthrough in 2017, when this video went viral on YouTube:
He first performed at Bergenfest on the Heart Bank stage in 2017. Since then he has played concerts at Primavera and Coachella, among others, and has played sold out tours in South America, Europe and Asia.
Marie Ulven aka GIRL IN RED is another Norwegian indie sensation with international acclaim. In 2018, she was named on the New York Times her prestigious list of the best music of the year. In 2019, she was awarded the Year of the Year and was nominated as best newcomer to P3 Gold. She has also become a mischievous icon, stating in this interview with the New York Times that she is “Becoming the Gay Musical Role Model She Never Had”.
Check out the nice video for the song Girls:
2019, was the years for the youngster FELIX SANDMAN. This year he won Rockbjörn for this year’s breakthrough and was noticed by a number of singles and roles in series such as Quicksand and Home for Christmas. We look forward to hearing his catchy catalog live!
For new listeners, the song Do You Think He Cares With Buddy Benjamin Ingrosso is a good place to start:
Last but not least, it is a pleasure to present the new RnB stellar artist KAMARA at Bergenfest in 2020!
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