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Kings of Convenience

Kings of Convenience
Country
Norway
Profile
Kings of Convenience is an indie folk-pop duo from Bergen, Norway, consisting of Erlend Øye and Eirik Glambek Bøe, both of whom sing and play guitar.
Website
http://www.kingsofconvenience.eu
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Releases on file (5)
Kings of Convenience — Declaration of Dependence Kings of Convenience — Declaration of Dependence
(Astralwerks ASW 06840, 2009, CD)
Kings of Convenience — Riot on an Empty Street Kings of Convenience — Riot on an Empty Street
(Astralwerks ASW 71665, 2004, CD)
Kings of Convenience — Quiet Is the New Loud Kings of Convenience — Quiet Is the New Loud
(Astralwerks ASW29072-2, 2001, CD)
Kings of Convenience — Versus Kings of Convenience — Versus
(Astralwerks ASW 11235-2, 2001, CD)
Kings of Convenience — Kings of Convenience Kings of Convenience — Kings of Convenience
(Kindercore KC046, 2000, CD)

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