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Bjørn Riis

Bjørn Riis
Country
Norway
Profile
Bjørn Riis is the lead guitarist of the band Airbag as well as releasing under his own name.
Website
http://www.bjornriis.com
Related articles (7)
Releases on file (12)
Airbag — A Day at the Beach Airbag — A Day at the Beach
(Karisma KAR186, 2020, CD / LP / DL)
The Opium Cartel — Valor The Opium Cartel — Valor
(Apollon Records AP071, 2020, CD / LP / DL)
Bjørn Riis — A Storm Is Coming Bjørn Riis — A Storm Is Coming
(Karisma KAR165, 2019, CD / DL)
Bjørn Riis — Coming Home Bjørn Riis — Coming Home
(Karisma KAR139, 2018, CD)
Oak — False Memory Archive Oak — False Memory Archive
(Karisma KAR154, 2018, CD / LP / DL)
Bjørn Riis — Forever Comes to an End Bjørn Riis — Forever Comes to an End
(Karisma KAR126, 2017, CD)
Airbag — Disconnected Airbag — Disconnected
(Karisma KAR111, 2016, CD)
Bjørn Riis — Lullabies in a Car Crash Bjørn Riis — Lullabies in a Car Crash
(Karisma KAR087, 2014, CD)
Airbag — The Greatest Show on Earth Airbag — The Greatest Show on Earth
(Karisma KAR076, 2013, CD)
Oak — Lighthouse Oak — Lighthouse
(Apollon Records ARP002, 2013/2016, CD / LP / DL)
Airbag — All Rights Removed Airbag — All Rights Removed
(Karisma KAR066, 2011, CD)
Airbag — Identity Airbag — Identity
(Karisma KAR046, 2009, CD)

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2021-01-18
Asia Minor Third Album on the Way – On January 29, AMS records will be releasing the long-awaited third album by classic Turkish-French band Asia Minor. Released last year in Japan, this will be the widespread debut of Points of Libration. The album features original members Setrak Bakirel (vocals, guitar) and Eril Tekeli (flute, guitar). » Read more

2020-12-09
Harold Budd RIP – Harold Budd, one of pre-eminent American composers of avant-garde and minimalism, has died of complications from the coronavirus. Budd came to prominence in the 70s, championed by Brian Eno on his Obscure Records label, with music that blended academic minimalism with electric jazz and electronic music. Much of Budd's best known work was done in collaboration with other artists, including Eno, Daniel Lanois, Robin Guthrie, Andy Partridge, John Foxx, Jah Wobble, and many others. » Read more

2020-11-20
25 Views of Worthing Finally Gets Released – A while ago, we wrote about the discovery of a "long lost" Canterbury-style gem by a band called 25 Views of Worthing. And now we're pleased to find out that Wind Waker Records has released their music on an LP. » Read more

2020-10-14
Audion Is Back in Business – Our esteemed colleague Alan Freeman has restarted Audion Magazine after a seven year hiatus. The new incarnation is available online on their Bandcamp site. Audion's history goes back to 1984, and included 58 issues up to 2013. Issue #59 is available now, and #60 is in the works. » Read more

2020-10-06
Romantic Warriors IV – Krautrock (Part 2) Is in the Works – Zeitgeist Media, the people who have brought us the great series of documentary films chronicling the history of progressive rock, are working on the second installment of their examination of German music. Krautrock 2 will focus on artists from Münich such as Guru Guru, Amon Düül II, Xhol Caravan, Kraan, Witthüser & Westrupp, and Popol Vuh. » Read more


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