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  • 2017-04-27 | Helge Lien Trio reviews | Guzuguzu

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    PLATE: Helge Lien Trios niende album er en åpenbaring av sterke låter og strålende formidling.


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  • 2017-03-21 | News

    Helge Lien Trio – Guzuguzu – out in April

    The new Helge Lien Trio album is ready to hit the world! We’ll celebrate with concerts in Tokyo, Oslo, Bergen and Bucuresti. Watch video: Helge Lien Trio – Jasmine

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  • 2017-01-05 | News

    Touring Japan with Arild Andersen and Thomas Strønen

    I’m off to Japan again, this time with Arild Andersen trio. Thomas Strønen plays the drums. Looking forward! See the tour dates in the LIVE section.

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  • 2016-11-03 | Live/Lien reviews, News, Reviews

    Great reviews of YOU in Norwegian press

    Live & Lien’s new album YOU (Ozella Music) was released in Norway this autumn. It has received overwhelming reviews so far! here are some excerpts and links (in Norwegian). We’re really…

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  • 2016-06-28 | News

    New album with Live & Lien

    I’m extremely proud to announce that we will release a new album with Live & Lien this autumn, on Ozella Music. Release night: Nasjonal Jazzscene Victoria, Oslo, Sept 15.

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  • 2016-02-02 | Helge Lien Trio, News

    “Bridges” voted as album of the year in Poland

    What an honor! The album “Bridges”, with Adam Baldych & Helge Lien Trio is voted as the best album of 2015 in the Polish magazine Jazz Forum! Congratulations also to…

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  • 2016-01-28 | News

    Østerdalsmusikk nominated for Spellemannprisen

    The double LP with the project “Østerdalsmusikk – 1975 | 2015”, led by trumpet player Torgrim Sollid, is nominated for Spellemannprisen (Norwegian “Grammy award”) in the Folk Music category. The…

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  • 2016-01-26 | News

    Per Oddvar Johansen – new album on March 25

    I’m immensely proud to participate on Per Oddvar Johansen’s debut album, in an inspirational trio setting with my good friend Torben Snekkestad on sax and reed trumpet. “Let’s Dance” will…

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    Per Oddvar Johansen - Let's Dance (cover)
  • 2016-01-08 | News

    Lyden av Prøysen to open up the new year

    I’ll start the new year playing three concerts with the project “Lyden av Prøysen”, mine and Sigurd Hole’s version of the Alf Prøysen universe. Frida Ånnevik (voc), Knut Aalefjær (dr), Rolf-Erik…

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  • 2015-10-08 | Helge Lien Trio, News

    Adam Baldych & Helge Lien Trio premiere

    “Bridges” is now officially released, and we have played our first gigs! It was so much fun, the audience in Hamburg and Hannover were really great, and the music is already…
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