Bárður Oskarsson is a Faroese children’s writer, illustrator and artist, who has won several literary awards. His books have been translated into Danish, Norwegian, Icelandic, French, German and Czech.
The Roskilde Festival talent programme has been completed with 27 new acts, representing the best new Nordic music. Today’s additions include Miriam Bryant, Jada, Albin Lee Maldau, Jacob Ogawa and singer-songwriter Konni Kass from the Faroe Islands.
This coming Sunday night Faroese Elvis fans will be treated to a night of nostalgia when Jens Lisberg and his band as well as his daughter Kristel Lisberg take to the stage in ”Norðurlandahúsið” to perform Elvis-songs and pay tribute to the late rock ‘n’ roll pioneer.
Danmarks Radio – the Danish broadcasting corporation – has now announced that almost 1.4 million viewers tuned in to watch this year´s Danish Eurovision Song Contest which took place in Aalborg last Saturday.