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Danish Roots will be joining Showcase Scotland in Glasgow from the 22nd to 28th of  January. Project Manager, Morten Alfred Høirup (danishrootsdk@gmail.com), will be joining the showcase to experience the great bands from Scotland, India...

Tønder Festival, Denmark’s Number 1 folk festival, has had some financial difficulties during the fall, but a monetary grant from the local council plus a deficit guarantee has now been secured, and the festival is selling their...

The Danish folk big band, Habadekuk, just won a Danish Music Award (Danish “Grammy”) for their work with traditional Danish music, and has returned from the studio where they finished the recordings for their second...

The Danish-Norwegian singer Jullie Hjetland and the Swedish singer, guitarist and bouzouki player Jens Ulvsand, are both well known in Scandinavia for their work with the Folk/Jazz band KRYSS. Jens is also known for playing...

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....

The Danish Duo, Mette Kathrine Jensen (Accordion) and Kristian Bugge (Violin) are playing a few gigs in Vancouver BC on the Canadian West coast in the end of November and the beginning of December. These...

Himmerland, Trias and Trolska Polska has been nominated for a Danish Music Award (Danish “Grammy”) in the following categories: 1. Danish Folk Album of the Year (Himmerland and Trias) 2. Danish Folk Author of the...

Trolska Polska is a fairly new band on the international roots- and folk music scene. The band features seven persons, six young Danish and Swedish musicians, all assembled around the charismatic Danish multi instrumentalist and...

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...