About

EN:
Astrid Ekern has created a collection of distinctive and captivating songs with her band. With nerve and honesty in her voice, Ekern sings about the greater and lesser trivialities of life, wrapped with catchy melodies and playful arrangements. The band’s latest single “Crying Shame” was released on October 28, as the third single from their forthcoming debut album. The single did during the first week find its way to the B-list at Radio Sør, was played by NRK P3, and  is being played by NRK P1 Hedmark and Oppland. Ekern has previously ravaged the playlists at Radio Sør with the single “Let’s Call It A Day”, and the single “Cliché” was part of the A-list on NRK P1 Hedmark and Oppland. The bands debut album “Let’s Call It A Day” was released on February 3rd 2017.

NO:
Astrid Ekern har skapt seg en samling med særegne og fengslende låter sammen med sitt band. Med nerve og ærlighet i stemmen forteller Ekern om livets større og mindre trivialiteter, innpakket med fengende melodier og lekne arrangement. Bandets nyeste singel “Crying Shame” kom i oktober, som tredje singel ut fra deres kommende debutalbum. Singelen fant i løpet av første uke veien til B-lista til Radio Sør, ble spilt hos Ruben på NRK P3, og spilles på NRK P1 Hedmark og Oppland. Ekern har tidligere herjet spillelistene hos Radio Sør med singelen “Let’s Call It A Day”, mens singelen “Cliché” gikk i god rotasjon som en del av A-lista hos NRK P1 Hedmark og Oppland. 3. februar kom bandets debutalbum “Let’s Call It A Day”.

The band: 
Astrid Ekern – vocals and songwriter
Julie Falkevik Tungevåg – keys & backing vocals
Kristofer Spangen – guitar
Bjørnar Bjørnstad – bass & backing vocals
Marius Sagstuen – drums & backing vocals

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