A Country/Soul Album From Bendik Brænne
Norwegian solo artist Bendik Brænne is ready to install the next chapter in his recording career with album number three, ‘The Last Great Country Swindle’.
After being nominated on two occasions for the equivalent of the Grammys in Norway by the name of Spellemann, and coming away victorious after the first nomination for his debut album ‘How To Fake It In America’, Bendik Brænne has gone from an unknown studio musician to a household name in his home country.
With the forthcoming album scheduled for release this September, and being described as “a country/soul record”, Bendik Bræne has wasted no time in compiling the songs for ‘The Last Great Country Swindle’ as well as being accompanied by the likes of David Wallumrød, Martin Windstad, Mari Persen and country star Daniel Romano.
In addition to the release of the album, Bendik Bræne will be touring throughout Norway during the following dates:
21.09 Rockefeller (Strømløst)
22.09 Sokndal Musikkfestival
11.10 Skien, Menstad Bydelshus
12.10 Drammen, Centralen
13.10 Kristiansand, Vaktbua
19.10 Melhus, Trøndertun
20.10 Trondheim, Moskus
21.10 Stokkøya, Strandbaren
25.10 Voss, Tre Brør
26.10 Bergen, Madam Felle
27.10 Karmøy, Himsligt
28.10 Stavanger, Cementen
The album ‘The Last Great Country Swindle’ is out 1st September 2017