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On the weekend 28th – 31st of August, ROSA (Danish Rock Council) and Tønder Festival, supported by DJBFA (Danish Songwriters and Composers), proudly presented eight Danish roots and folk music bands at the showcase, “Folk...

A number of Danish roots- and folk bands are joining the Folk Spot Denmark showcase at this years Tønder Festival which take place in the last full weekend of August, in the little town of...

“Basco is a fiddle-scraping, box-belting, guitar-swinging, trombone-packing folk/roots band with an energy that has been compared to that of a bunch of sixth-graders on camp. It’s members met at the Carl Nielsen Academy of music...

Now it’s time to book for the summer, and the gigs are ticking in to Danish mail boxes every day.  A large number of international venues, concert series and festivals are having Danish music in...

Again this year Showcase Scotland turned out to be a great event with a lot of wonderful music and an absolutely enthusiastic audience – not to mention all the many people from the international roots...

Press Release by Basco: Basco 2013: Prizes, Prizes, more Prizes and loads and loads of Brass – Nordic Music Prize, Ale Carr – Artist of the Year 2013 and Danish Radio Big Band The close...

The Danish Music Award Folk (Danish “Grammy”) took place in the city of Copenhagen on November the 30th by the Danish folk music organization, Folk Danmark in cooperation with a number of Danish music organizations....

Danish Roots – Growing in the World is proud to present the promotional compilation album “Contemporary Roots and Folk Music from Denmark”, an anthology of 20 diverse Danish roots and folk bands, all performing new...

Danish Roots – Growing in the World are participating in Womex in Cardiff, Wales, and we are very much looking forward to hand over our new compilation, “Danish Roots – Growing in the World 2014” with...

Basco’s exciting concerts comprise compositions by violinist Hall Parfitt-Murray, garnished with songs and tunes from other band members and from the Celtic and Nordic traditions. The band often appear with a brass section: Big Basco....