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Nordic Club at Womex

by Webmaster, 13.09.2012

Niko Valkeapää will represent Norway at the Nordic Club during Womex.

offWOMEX PROGRAMME CONFIRMED: NORDIC CLUB & PUGLIA SOUNDS NIGHT

WOMEX can now reveal the two remaining nights which will be joining Minas Gerais to complete the offWOMEX programme:

On Thursday, 18 October, the well-known Nordic Club returns, bringing greetings from the North:

- Fatma Zidan (Egypt/Denmark)
- Niko Valkeapää (Norway)
- Tsuumi Sound System (Finland)

There will also be one more Nordic act performing as a WOMEX Daycase: Groupa (Sweden). The Nordic Club is presented by Music Export Norway, World Music Denmark, Music Finland, and Sweden@WOMEX, and it is funded by the Nordic Culture Fund.

Niko Valkeapää has recently released his fifth solo album, named ÄÄ. The album can be described as an extrovert and experimental mix of Sami pop music influenced by artists such as Talk Talk, Japan and David Bowie.

Read more about the album here.

(Photo: Georg Buljo)

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