Thursday , March 22nd 2018
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  • Savoy: New podcast and magazine interviews
    From the latest issues of Musikkpraksis and Norway Rock Magazine Paul is the main guest in the latest episode of Norwegian guitar podcast “Kan du skru ned litt” [“Can you please turn it down a little?”], hosted by El Cuero guitarist Øyvind Blomstrøm. During the hour-long conversation, which was recorded in... Read more »
  • MTV Unplugged Tour update
    Oslo Spektrum, 10 February 2018(All pictures by Jakob) a-ha’s MTV Unplugged Tour ended at London’s O2 Arena last Wednesday, 14 February. The 21-song setlist included the only tour performance of “The Killing Moon”, featuring special guest Ian McCulloch, making it the longest concert of the tour. McCulloch also joined the band... Read more »
  • MTV Unplugged tour opens in Stuttgart
    Stuttgart, 23 January 2018(Picture by Carolyn Londer-Ward) a-ha opened their 13-date MTV Unplugged Tour 2018 at the Schleyerhalle in Stuttgart, Germany last night, for an audience of around 6000 people. The setlist was the same as the concert at Giske last summer – apart from not playing the cover version of “The... Read more »
  • Summer concert announced for Copenhagen
    a-ha will bring their Electric Summer Tour to Copenhagen’s Tivoli Gardens amusement park on Friday, 27 July. This will be the first a-ha concert in Denmark since 2004, when they played at the Rock Under Broen Festival in Middelfart. It is also the 30th concert to be announced on the Electric... Read more »
  • ‘See The Beauty…’ enters album chart at #7
    Savoy’s new and well-received album See The Beauty In Your Drab Hometown has entered the Norwegian album chart at #7 in its first week, making it Savoy’s sixth top ten album in Norway. See the whole chart at Here are the band’s previous first-week positions on the Norwegian album chart: Mary Is... Read more »
  • Great reviews for Savoy album and concert
    Paul and Frode at Parkteatret, 11 January(Picture by Carlos Maciá) The good reviews for See The Beauty In Your Drab Hometown have kept coming since the album release last Friday. Here are a few more from the Norwegian press: Dagsavisen (5/6): “Paul Waaktaar-Savoy’s songs are more vital than in a long time... Read more »
  • Savoy at Parkteatret
    Savoy and Zoe Gnecco performing “Velvet”(Picture by Jakob) Savoy played their first concert in nearly ten years at Parkteatret in Oslo tonight, to celebrate tomorrow’s release of See The Beauty In Your Drab Hometown. Paul The 18-song setlist featured songs from all of their albums, including four songs from the new album. Paul, Lauren... Read more »
  • Paul and Lauren on NRK radio
    Picture by Spillerom on Instagram Paul and Lauren visited NRK’s radio studios in Oslo yesterday, to promote the new Savoy album. First up was Nitimen on NRK P1. The full interview, which is mostly in English, can be heard here. They were also guests on Spillerom on NRK P2, which included the radio... Read more »
  • New Savoy single “January Thaw”
    Single cover “January Thaw”, the second single from Savoy’s new album See The Beauty In Your Drab Hometown, was released by Drabant Music on Friday 5 January. Listen to the song here. VG has published a new interview with Paul and Lauren, along with the premiere of the “January Thaw” music video,... Read more »
  • New tour dates in France and the Netherlands
    A second tour date in France was announced last week, while the first date in the Netherlands followed today: 14 July 2018: Bospop Festival, Weert, Netherlands 24 July 2018: Théâtre Jean-Deschamps, Carcassone, France (as part of the Festival de Carcassone) For a list of all 29 dates announced so far, visit the Electric Summer... Read more »