a couple of summer gigs….

Quite recently back from a nice tour in Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Norway, good times all around. Thanks to everyone to organised shows and to those who came to the gigs!

A couple more gigs in the near future:

JULY 19th – BERLIN – Noiseberg – Oppelner Str. 12, 10997 Berlin – Kreuzberg. Starts 6 pm. Donation 2-3 euro. Also playing: Zimmerman/Capriglione and Bezirk Sothiac

JULY 30th – LONDON – Montague Arms – 289 Queens Rd, Peckham, SE15 2PA London. Starts 8 pm. Entry £5. I’ll be playing a duo with Adam Bohman. Also playing: Human Heads and Tom White/John Macedo https://www.facebook.com/events/1680452518844666/

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UPCOMING SHOWS FOR THE SUMMER!

A few shows and an upcoming tour..

MAY 31st: – VAKTBUA – KRISTIANSAND. Odderøya 3. Afternoon gig, starts 5PM. Entry 50,-. SOLO gig. Also playing Håkon Lie.  https://www.facebook.com/events/405754322931074/

JUNE 23 – JULY 3 – FINLAND/ ESTONIA/ LATVIA/ NORWAY TOUR w/ CRAZY RIVER   

We’ll be playing solo sets

JUNE 23rd – THIRD SPACE GALLERY – HELSINKI. Tarkk’ampujankatu 18, 00150 Helsinki. Starts 7 PM / Donation https://www.facebook.com/events/697825183656062/

JUNE 26th – Y GALLERY – TARTU. Kuutri 2. Starts 7 PM / Free entry

JUNE 27th – BOLDERAJA – RIGA. Avotu 29, Riga, Latvia-LV-1009.  Starts 8 PM / Free entry https://www.facebook.com/events/384545521670223/

JUNE 28th – CHOMSKY BAR – RIGA. Lāčplēša iela 68, Rīga, LV-1011. Starts 8 PM / Free entry  https://www.facebook.com/events/757068891072261/

JUNE 30th – ARISTIDS – RIGA. Aristida Briāna iela 7, Rīga, LV-1001 Starts 10 PM / Donation

JULY 3rd -BRUGATA –  OSLO. Brugata 3A. Starts 8 PM / 50 kr.

More details to be announced!

JULY 13th – 19th – SOME BERLIN SHOWS

Details coming!

 

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Another upcoming tour!

First a local gig..

MARCH 27th – CONSUL80, STAVANGER – Consul S. Bergesensvei 80. 8PM. FREE ENTRY. Sindre Bjerga solo / Jan-M. Iversen solo / Espen Solheim / Kunstlusk

NETHERLANDS TOUR –  MARCH / APRIL

Sindre Bjerga solo / Modelbau (Frans de Waard / Orphax

MARCH 28th – VRIJPLAATS MIDDELSTEGRACHT – LEIDEN. Middelstegracht 36. Doors 20.30. Starts 21.30. Donation minimum 3 euro. Sindre Bjerga solo / Orphax  https://www.facebook.com/events/978976025463480/

APRIL 1st – OCCII – AMSTERDAM. Amstelveenseweg 134. Doors 20.30. Starts 21.00. Entrance 5 euro. Sindre Bjerga solo / Modelbau (Frans de Waard) / Orphax  https://www.facebook.com/events/836784836360853/

APRIL 2nd – KOFFIE & AMBACHT – ROTTERDAM. Ebenhaezenstraat 52a. 7PM. 5 euro. Sindre Bjerga solo / Modelbau (Frans de Waard) / Sweat Tongue    https://www.facebook.com/events/802051166510774/

APRIL 3rd – DERDE WAL – NIJMEGEN. Waalbandijk 22. Starts 21.00. Entrance 5 euro. Sindre Bjerga solo / Modelbau (Frans de Waard) / Orphax  https://www.facebook.com/events/1378519755780629/

 

SOME UPCOMING GIGS IN NORWAY:

APRIL 25th – NONFIGURATIV MUSIKK @ HAUGARCOMPANIET, TØNSBERG. Concert starts 17.00. Sindre Bjerga solo + daytime workshop.

APRIL 25th – PIZLETS, OSLO. Starts 21.00. 50 kr. BYOB. Sindre Bjerga solo / Håkon Lie / Crazy River

More info to follow on these…

 

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Upcoming shows-:-:-:

Welcome 2015!

As usual, I’m planning and plotting in new shows.. Apparrently this old boy never gets tired, so if you want to hang out, make sure to come around to these gigs…

JAN 8th: KUNSTHALL STAVANGER. Madlaveien 33. Starts 7PM. Entry 50 kr. Playing a SOLO set supporting the trio of Lasse Marhaug/Okkyung Lee/C. Spencer Yeh.

http://kunsthallstavanger.no/nb/events/okkyung-lee-lasse-marhaug-c-spencer-yeh

JAN 29th: CONSUL80, STAVANGER Consul Bergesensvei 80. 8PM. Free entry. Our monthly improv evening. Details coming!

FEB 12th: KUNSTHALL STAVANGER. Madlaveien 33. Starts 7PM. Entry 50 kr. Silent film + improvised music. Alan Courtis (Argentina), Sindre Bjerga, Anders Gjerde, Pål Asle Pettersen & Jan-M. Iversen playing an improvised soundtrack to “El Ultimo Malon (1917)” – a film from Argentinas golden era of silent films.

This concert is hosted by Ny Musikk Stavanger.

http://kunsthallstavanger.no/nb/events/el-%C3%BAltimo-mal%C3%B3n

FEB 13th – 21st – UK TOUR with my duo STAR TURBINE (+ a few solo shows)

FEB 13th: RYANS BAR, LONDON. 181 Stoke Newington Church St. 8 PM. £4. Playing SOLO. Also playing Claus Poulsen, Tuluum Shimmering, Charlie Potter and F. Ampism.  https://www.facebook.com/events/1406029609695138

FEB 15th: COWLEY CLUB, BRIGHTON 12 London Road. 8 PM. £4. Playing as STAR TURBINE. Also playing Slow Listener, Plurals, Hard Working Families and Goitt.  https://www.facebook.com/events/612052342274038/

FEB 16th: OLIVE CAFE, LONDON 18 Stoke Newington High Street. 8PM. £3. Two experimentals duos. SINDRE BJERGA/ TOM WHITE duo & CLAUS POULSEN/ HUBERT HEATHERTOES duo

FEB 17th: CELL 14, NOTTINGHAM Carlton Road. 8 PM. £5. Playing as STAR TURBINE. Also playing Yol and Murray Royston Ward.  https://www.facebook.com/events/1452099291742601/?ref_newsfeed_story_type=regular

FEB 18th: PORTLAND WORKS, SHEFFIELD Randall Street. 8 PM. £3. Playing as STAR TURBINE. Also playing Silver Dick and Sindre Bjerga/ Luke Poot duo.

FEB 19th: OLD POLICE HOUSE, NEWCASTLE Swinburne Street, Gateshead. 8 PM. £6 Playing as STAR TURBINE. Also playing Culver, Xazzaz and Sindre Bjerga/ Posset duo.

FEB 20-21st: SONIC MASS FEST @ BANNEMANS BAR, EDINBURGH. 212 Cowgate. FRIDAY 20th – 6.30 PM : STAR TURBINE, Hey Colossus, Britney, Voe, Pigs Pigs Pigs SATURDAY 21st – 8 PM: Stone Witch, Ommation, Buried Sleeper, Dune Band https://www.facebook.com/events/1511543195758393/?ref=ts&fref=ts

APRIL 1st – 3rd – NETHERLANDS MINI TOUR with Frans de Waard.  We’ll both play solo shows. Details coming soon.

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Upcoming gigs

Hey! – Played some nice gigs in Germany and the Netherlands some weeks back, both solo shows and as my duo Star Turbine. Good times all around. Thanks much and high fives to everyone involved! No doubt some of the recordings from these gigs will be found on some upcoming releases, as always …

So – some activities line up for the next weeks….

OCT 29th: CONSUL80, STAVANGER. 8PM, Free entry. I’ll be playing as a duo with Leonardo Duerto.  https://www.facebook.com/events/731226860305487/

NOV 8th: BRYNE KUNSFORENING, BRYNE. 12AM. Playing a solo set as part of a new exhibition opening. Free entry. More info http://www.bryne.kunstforening.net/

NOV 15th: KVEIL #3 @ STUUDIO, BERGEN. Øvre korskirkealmenning 2B. Free entry. BYOB. Playing solo. More info https://www.facebook.com/events/1552869014926956/

DEC 2nd: NY MUSIKK @ KUNSTHALL STAVANGER. 7PM. Entry 150 / 80.  The Stockhausen piece “Mikrophonie” will be performed by me + Jan-M. Iversen, Petter Frost Fadnes, Dag Egil Njaa, Nora Myrset Asheim & Liv Runesdatter. In addition the duo Vilde & Inga will be playing.

DEC 13th: SPRØ MUSIKK @ MUNKEHAUGEN KULTURSENTER, ARENDAL.  I’ll be performing as part of ROGALAND HOT CLUB. More info coming!

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Upcoming tour + other gigs…

Hi all!

Upcoming Euro tour dates + some gigs here in Norway….

SEPT 24th – CONSUL80, STAVANGER. Playing as BJERGA/IVERSEN. Starts 20:00. Free entry  https://www.facebook.com/events/1477412375868621/

OCT 3rd -4th – EARWAVES  2014 FESTIVAL @ KUNSTHALL STAVANGER, STAVANGER. Solo gig + also as ROGALAND HOT CLUB. Doors open 20:00. Entry 150,- / 100,-  https://www.facebook.com/events/330921577085956/

OCT 5th – NEU WEST BERLIN, BERLIN. Playing as Star Turbine (my duo with Claus Poulsen)- Detail TBA

OCT 6th – MADAME CLAUDE, BERLIN. Solo gig. Starts 21.30. Donation min. 2 euro. Also playing: Seth Zahn.  https://www.facebook.com/events/346478965521616/

OCT 8th – INSTITUT FOR NEUE MEDIA, FRANKFURT. Playing as Star Turbine. Details TBA

OCT 9th – OCCII, AMSTERDAM. Playing as Star Turbine. Also playing Hexeneiche and Orphax

OCT 11TH – VRIJPLATS MIDDELSTEGRACHT, LEIDEN. Playing as Star Turbine + solo gig + Claus Poulsen solo gig. Starts 20:00. Entry 10 euro  https://www.facebook.com/events/777387042304174/

This one coming up later:

NOV 8th – BRYNE KUNSTFORENING, BRYNE. Solo gig at exhibition opening at 12 daytime. Free entry.

Hope to see you at one of these shows! I will – as always – bring lots of new tapes and records…

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couple more shows…..

Back from Korea a little while ago, great times! Met so many great people and played 8 shows, good times all around really. A lot of really diverse shows, rock clubs, galleries, basement dungeons, and I guess I got to see quite a bit of the Seoul underground scene type stuff… Korean cuisine is very tasty, the transportation systems are pretty flawless, heavily recommended…

A few upcoming shows here in Norway:

JULY 27TH : ODDNOSE FESTIVAL, NESODDEN. Hellviktangen Gård- og kunstcafe, Starts 3pm and goes on till about 10pm. Entry 150,- Also playing METT, Europ Europ, Moist Vaginas, Greg Pope, Nils Rostad, Invisible Bees and more… https://www.facebook.com/events/786057681434533/

JULY 30TH to AUG 3rd : POLYFØKT 2014. OSLO. Gamle Torshow skole, Torshovgt 46 Entry 100 each day or 400 all days. I am playing Thursday July 31st. More info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/241051066090565/

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