Hubro Music

Frode Haltli: Quarantine Qulit

April 8th 2020

A new single release from Frode Haltli's Avant Folk ensemble on Wednesday 8th of April 2020 10pm. Available on Bandcamp and as video on social media. 'Due to the corona virus weRead More

Grain of Sand – video

September 25th 2019

    The Latvian film-maker Ieva Balode has made a stunning video for the track "Grain of Sand" from Jo Berger Myhre and Ólafur Björn Ólafsson´s second album "Lanzarote" - due forRead More

HUBRO 10: label nights in Europe

September 18th 2019

This autumn we celebrate HUBRO´s first ten years of existence! Together with the good people at VIBE Agency we are organising several HUBRO label nights in Europe, bringing Bushman´s Revenge, Erlend ApnesethRead More

HUBRO T-shirt and Tote-bag

June 27th 2019

We have gotten quite a few requests for HUBRO t-shirts and tote-bags over the years, but we have simply been too busy making records. Sorry! But finally we made it. Two differentRead More

New single and sheet music from Stein Urheim

May 31st 2019

Good news! Stein Urheim has two new releases coming up on HUBRO. In the autumn he will release a limited edition LP with new pieces for acoustic guitar, recorded at Oslo's ParadisoRead More

Kim Myhr´s “You I Me” tourdates

May 15th 2019

Geir Sundstøl – Spellemann Award

March 31st 2019

Geir Sundstøl wins a Spellemann Award, the Norwegian Grammy, in the open category! Congratulations!

Erlend Apneseth Trio with Frode Haltli: Salika, Molika

March 28th 2019

Introducing – Jo David Meyer Lysne

December 7th 2018

We´re proud to announce our new signing Jo David Meyer Lysne. His debut album "Henger i luften" will be released digitally and as a limited edition LP in January 2019, but youRead More

Moon Relay video

December 5th 2018

Anthony Barratt has made this video for the track "___§" from Moon Relay´s new album: IMI.

Moskus plays Plastic Sun

November 30th 2018

With infectious playfulness, and a great will to experimental, Moskus (Anja Lauvdal, piano, Fredrik Luhr Dietrichson, bass, Hans Hulbækmo, drums) has become one of the most important voices of the new generationRead More

Kim Myhr upside down

November 27th 2018

For those of you who have listened to "Kim Myhr/Caroline Bergvall/Quatuour Bozzini and Ingar Zach´s: pressing clouds, passing crowds” on streaming services or as a digital file since it´s release on Friday:Read More

Nils Økland Band: Lysning – nominated for the Folkelarm award

November 9th 2018

Nils Økland Band won a Norwegian Grammy award for their album "Lysning" that was released in 2017. Now they have been nominated for the Norwegian folk-music award Folkelarmprisen in the "open" category.Read More

Building Instrument announce new album: Mangelen Min

October 24th 2018

Our favourites Building Instrument has a new album ready due for release on November 9. It´s called "Mangelen Min", and the title track is up for grabs on all streaming services outRead More

Kim Myhr: “You I me” live at Ultima 2018 (video)

October 22nd 2018

KIM MYHR electric and acoustic guitars   DAVID STACKENÄS electric and acoustic guitars   HÅVARD VOLDEN electric and acoustic guitars   ADRIAN MYHR guitars, bass   INGAR ZACH percussion   HANS HULBÆKMORead More

Jo Berger Myhre & Ólafur Björn Ólafsson on tour

October 16th 2018

The Norwegian-Icelandic duo Jo Berger Myhre (Splashgirl) and Ólafur Björn Ólafsson released a true gem of an debut LP last year: The Third Script. Following the release they have only done aRead More

Geir Sundstøl – Waterloo live video

October 15th 2018

  Watch a live video of Geir Sundstøl´s track "Waterloo" from his new album "Brødløs" here. The video was shot in Geir´s studio/livingroom by the great Jørgen Nordby.

Out now – Moon Relay: IMI CD/LP

October 12th 2018

Happy release day, Moon Relay! Their third album IMI is out now and available in our web-shop: Moon Relay - IMI CD/LP

HUBRO – 9 years!

October 11th 2018

HUBRO turns 9 and celebrates with a double concert at our favourite spot in Oslo: Kafé Hærverk on Thursday October 11th. Program: Nils Økland (solo) and Geir Sundstøl (release-concert for Brødløs). ThereRead More

Out now! Geir Sundstøl´s Brødløs CD/LP

October 5th 2018

Happy release day, Geir Sundstøl! His third album Brødløs is out now and available in our web-shop: Geir Sundstøl: Brødløs CD/LP

Møster! at the Ultima festival

September 21st 2018

The always great Ultima festival in Oslo has had several HUBRO-related events this year. Erlend Apneseth trio premiered new music together with Frode Haltli on September 14. The material will be recordedRead More

Kim Myhr announces new album “pressing clouds passing crowds”

September 21st 2018

  Kim Myhr announces new album "pressing clouds passing crowds" due for release on November 23rd.   The guitarist, composer and performer Kim Myhr, whose previous Hubro release, ‘You | me’, receivedRead More

Moon Relay announces new album and shares video

September 19th 2018

Moon Relay announces third album IMI due for release on October 12, and shares video made by artist Anthony Barratt.   Drawing on the fractured funk and machine-aesthetic of late Seventies/early EightiesRead More

Kim Myhr takes his “You I Me” album on tour

September 19th 2018

This autumn Kim Myhr takes the live version of his critically acclaimed "You I me" album on tour. He is joined on stage by musicians from some of our favourite bands: TheRead More

Frode Haltli: Avant Folk – live video

September 11th 2018

Live performance from Victoria Nasjonal Jazzscene in Oslo, April 2018. Film by Odd Geir Sæther. Frode Haltli: accordion Erlend Apneseth: Hardanger fiddles Hans P. Kjorstad: violin Rolf-Erik Nystrøm: saxophones Hildegunn Øiseth: trumpet,Read More

Stephan Meidell Metrics Ensemble

August 27th 2018

    Stephan Meidell premiered the live version of his "Metrics" album at the Borealis festival in Bergen earlier this year. It was truly a memorable event, and joining him for theRead More

Frode Haltli – Avant Folk video

August 22nd 2018

  Frode Haltli: Avant Folk CD/ LP

Erlend Apneseth trio: Lysne – video

May 30th 2018

The VJ duo Klara Sofie Ludvigsen and Fredrik Rysjedal has made a poetic video for the track "Lysne" from Erlend Apnseth Trio´s critically acclaimed second album "Åra", that was released last year.Read More

New signing: Slagr

February 7th 2018

We´re proud to welcome a new signing to the Hubro roster: SLAGR. Their new album "Dirr" is due for release in Norway in February and abroad in March/April. The trio was foundedRead More

SkyDive Trio announce new album and tour

January 31st 2018

Finally SkyDive returns with a brilliant new album set for release in Norway on February 2nd: Sun Sparkle. The magnificent trio also has some live dates in Norway and The Netherlands theRead More

Stein Urheim takes his Cosmolodic Orchestra on tour

January 29th 2018

Stein Urheim´s recent album "Utopian Tales" has recieved glowing reviews. Now he will bring the all-star band from the album, The Cosmolodic Orchestra, on the road in Norway for a tour.  Read More

Nils Økland Band 5/5 review in Songlines

January 25th 2018

A great five star review of Nils Økland Band´s album "Lysning" from Songlines concludes: "There is not one note on this album out of place, not one moment when we´re not confrontedRead More

Kim Myhr nominated for the Nordic Music Prize

January 24th 2018

Congratulations to Kim Myhr! "You | me" is nominated for the Nordic Music Prize alongside Bjørk, Susanne Sundfør, Fever Ray and nine others.   The Nordic Music Prize

Erlend Apneseth Trio nominated for the Norwegian Grammy Award

January 24th 2018

Erlend Apneseth Trio´s album Åra is nominated for the Norwegian Grammy Award in the Open category. Congratulations! In addition Erlend´s album "Nattsongar" (Heilo) is nominated in the Folk Music Category.

Jo Berger Myhre and Ólafur Björn Ólafsson nominated for the Norwegian Grammy Award

January 24th 2018

Jo Berger Myhre and Ólafur Björn Ólafsson´s album "The Third Script" is nominated for the Norwegian Grammy Award in the Open category. Congratulations!

Nils Økland Band nominated for the Norwegian Grammy Award

January 24th 2018

Nils Økland Band´s brilliant album "Lysning" is nominated for a Norwegian Grammy Award in the "Open" category. Congratulations!

Great 4 star review of Kim Myhr´s new album in The Guardian

November 24th 2017

Happy release day Kim Myhr! "You | me" is available from the source now.   Yesterday The Guardian printed a great four star review of the album:   "Norwegian composer/experimental guitarist KimRead More

HUBRO 8 years: Nils Økland mini concert

November 1st 2017

Nils Økland (solo) will play a free mini concert to celebrate the release of his new album "Lysning" at the Rom For Gallery in Haugesund on Saturday November 4th - on theRead More

HUBRO – 8 Years!

October 26th 2017

HUBRO is turning 8 years! We have released close to 100 releases so far - and most important: we are still going strong thanks to all of you people out there thatRead More

Label night at Kunstnernes Hus in Oslo

October 4th 2017

On Saturday October 7th there will a shared label night at Kunstnernes Hus in Oslo together with our friends in the labels Nakama, +3db and Sofa. There is a free concert programRead More

Stephan Meidell great 4/5 review in Mojo!

May 8th 2017

Skadedyr confirmed for Øyafestivalen

May 8th 2017

Skadedyr is confirmed for Øyafestivalen 2017 in Oslo! They will play at the main stage Amfiet on Thursday August 10th.   Øyafestivalen  

New signing: Phonophani

April 27th 2017

We´re proud to welcome a new signing to the Hubro roster: Phonophani. Seven years after his album "Kreken" on Rune Grammofon he returns with a monumental new album named "Animal Imagination" onRead More

Dans les arbres tour

March 31st 2017

28-03-2017 Oslo, BlowOut, Mir (N) 30-03-2017 Bergen, Playdate, Landmark (N) 31-03-2017 Antwerp, Zuiderpershuis (BE) double bill with Ruben Machtelinckx 02-04-2017 Deurle, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens (BE) 03-04-2017 Amsterdam, De Ruimte (NL) double bill withRead More

HUBRO in Italy

March 31st 2017

From March 30th - April 1st the a festival called "Norwegian Mood" curated by the journalist and writer Luca Vitali takes place at the legendary Alexanderplatz Jazz Club in Rome, Italy. TheRead More

HUBRO playlist on BBC 6 Stuart Maconie´s Freakier Zone

March 20th 2017

    Listen to a one-hour HUBRO playlist on the BBC 6 program Stuart Maconie´s Freakier Zone on the link below.   "Stuart finds out about Hubro Records from its boss AndreasRead More

A great 8/10 review for 1982 in Uncut

March 16th 2017

Hubro @ by:Larm

March 1st 2017

  BLÅ: March 2nd 7:30 PM Cakewalk 8:30 PM Moon Relay   Nasjonal Jazzscene, Victoria: March 2nd 10:30 PM Monkey Plot   Nasjonal Jazzscene, Victoria March 4th 8:30 PM Cakewalk  

Laurence Crane on Stuart Maconie´s Freak Zone

February 21st 2017

Listen to an interview with Laurence Crane from Stuart Maconie´s great BBC6 program "Freak Zone" here: Stuart Maconie´s Freak Zone with Laurence Crane

Dans les arbres tour

February 14th 2017

One of our favourite bands in improvised music, Dans les arbres, has signed with HUBRO and a new album named "Phosphoresence" is due for release in February (Norway) and March (World). TheirRead More

1982 – Ten years anniversary – Interview

February 14th 2017

Today, the trio 1982 celebrates it´s first ten years of existence. The trio met for the first time, and played their first concert in Bergen on February 14 ten years ago -Read More

Moon Relay Japan Tour 2017

February 13th 2017

MOON RELAY´s Japan Tour starts tonight:   February 13th - Astro Hall, Tokyo w Jenny Hval February 14th - Metro, Kyoto w Jenny Hval February 16th - Hokage, Osaka February 17th -Read More

Moon Relay tour + Lasse Marhaug remix

November 22nd 2016

    Norwegian noise-veteran and producer Lasse Marhaug (Jenny Hval, Okkyung Lee) mixed Moon Relay´s new LP "Full Stop Etc" that was released earlier this year. A CD version of the albumRead More

Geir Sundstøl: Los – video

November 7th 2016

  Jørgen Nordby filmed Geir Sundstøl and David Wallumrød while recording the track "Los" from Geir´s new album "Langen Ro".   More info on "Langen Ro" here: Geir Sundstøl: Langen Ro CD/LP

Super Heavy Metal: Music for Cymbals pre-order

November 2nd 2016

  Super Heavy Metal´s debut album "Music for Cymbals" is now ready for pre-orders. The album will be released November 11th, in a limited edition of 300 numbered white label LP´s withRead More

Møster! on tour

October 21st 2016

20.10 BLÅ, Oslo 21.10 Musikkflekken, Sandvika 26.10 Checkpoing Charlie, Stavanger 27.10 Ekkofestivalen - Østre, Bergen 28.10 Ragnarock, Haugesund

HUBRO label night in Oslo

October 14th 2016

  On Tuesday October 18 there will be a HUBRO label night in Kulturkirken Jakob, Oslo. This will be the official release concert for Christian Wallumrød Ensemble´s new album "Kurzsam and Fulger",Read More

Christian Wallumrød Ensemble: Kurzsam and Fulger – now available from the source

October 7th 2016

Christian Wallumrød Ensemble new album "Kurzsam and Fulger" is now available from the source! Christian Wallumrød Ensemble has been a personal favourite of mine since I heard the album "Sofienberg Variations" (ECM)Read More

Kim Myhr: Bloom CD/LP – now available from the source

September 23rd 2016

Kim Myhr´s brilliant second solo album "Bloom" is now available from the source! More info here:   Kim Myhr: Bloom CD/LP

Kim Myhr great Tiny Mixtapes review

September 21st 2016

Check out this great review of Kim Myhr´s upcoming album "Bloom" from Tiny Mixtapes:   It feels fitting that Myhr has defined Bloom as his “electronic” album. Bloom shows Myhr using hisRead More

Stein Urheim: Strandebarm reviewed in fROOTS (UK)

September 16th 2016

Monkey Plot on tour

September 7th 2016

Monkey Plot on tour!   07.09 Playdate: Monkey Plot // Erlend Apneseth Trio, Bergen 17.09 Monkey Plot + Moon Relay | Folken, Stavanger 23.09 Big Dipper, Oslo 24.09 Nonfigurativ musikk, Tønsberg  Read More

Erlend Apneseth Trio on tour

September 7th 2016

Erlend Apneseth Trio on tour:   28.08 Saalfelden Jazzfestival (AUS) 01.09 Nonfigurativ Musikk, Tønsberg (N) 02.09 Punktfestivalen, Kristiansand (N) 07.09 Landmark, Bergen (N) 08.09 Ciderhuset, Balestrand (N) 10.09 Tre Brør, Voss (N)Read More

Building Instrument on Gigwise list

August 24th 2016

Bulding Instrument is featured on Gigwise´s list "16 amazing artist from Norway that you need in your life" and describes the band as: "a wonderfully weird whirlpool of ethereal folk hidden inRead More

Stein Urheim review in Jazzwise

August 23rd 2016

Monkey Plot tour video

August 23rd 2016

    Here´s a video for the track "A Turning Point" taken from Monkey Plot´s upcoming LP "Here I Sit, Knowing All of This". The video was filmed by Magnus in theRead More

Building Instrument and Morten Qvenild at Moldejazz

July 18th 2016

Molde Jazz Festival is one of Europe´s oldest jazz festival, and Norway´s biggest jazz festival. This year they have included two great HUBRO acts in their line-up. Building Instrument will perform theirRead More

Skadedyr and Christian Wallumrød at Kongsberg Jazz Festival

July 6th 2016

The Kongsberg Jazz festival is always a treat. The 12-piece Skadedyr is an amazing live act. Be sure to catch them when they play at Energimølla on Thursday July 7th at 14:00.Read More

Erlend Apneseth at Førdefestivalen

July 4th 2016

On July 9th Erlend Apneseth is joined by a superb cast of musicans for the premier performance of a new comissioned worke named "Nattsongar" at the Førde Festival. He is accompanied byRead More

French praise for Jessica Sligter

July 1st 2016

Very nice write-up on Jessica Sligter from Jazz Magazine (FR):   "The french release of this Tinker Bell coming from Oslo sheds a light upon a magnificent craftswoman of (twisted) folk music.Read More

The new Building Instrument video is here

June 30th 2016

    The trio Building Instrument exist in a sort of fantasy-filled no man’s land between electronica, organic pop and something more mystical and fantastic. They had already built a solid fanRead More

Jessica Sligter – a great 4 star review in MOJO

June 29th 2016

Jessica´s "A Sense Of Growth" gets a great 4 star review in MOJO: "High drama from the Netherland´s genre-flouting singer-songwriter...Strange and theatrical. Charming and unique too."   Jessica Sligter: A Sense OfRead More

HUBRO double bill to tour Japan

June 28th 2016

The two HUBRO-bands Building Instrument and Erlend Apneseth trio will do a split tour in Japan in May 2017. More info soon! The tour is organised by Real & True    Read More

Erlend Apneseth Trio – great four star review from MOJO

June 28th 2016

Great four star review of Erlend Apneseth Trio´s new LP in MOJO: "A wild new strain og Norwegian folk tunes that move, appropriately, from sun-dappled utopianism to the bleakest noir netherworld. ErlendRead More

Jessica Sligter – a great 8/10 review in Uncut

June 23rd 2016

"A Sense Of Growth is a fitting title for this electro-folk artist´s third album, given the boldness and complexity she brings to each new project."   Jessica´s brilliant third album is outRead More

Mats Eilertsen trio – US/Canada tour

June 23rd 2016

Mats Eilertsen Trio: pianist Harmen Fraanje, double bass player Mats Eilertsen and drummer Thomas Strønen will play four dates in US/Canada in late june!     25 June Rochester Jazzfestival, US 27Read More

Kim Myhr announce new solo album and shares track

June 22nd 2016

  itunes/Apple Music Spotify Tidal    Here´s the sound of your psychedelic summer! The track “Milk run sky” is the first teaser from recent Jenny Hval collaborator Kim Myhr´s upcoming solo albumRead More

New signing Moon Relay shares video from upcoming album

June 15th 2016

    New signing! The rock quartet Moon Relay play hallucinatory instrumental music that stimulate to both dancing and adventurous lines of thought. They are simply one of the most creative forcesRead More

In stock: The Third Bly de Blyant album

June 15th 2016

  Now in stock: Drummer Øyvind Skarbø’s trio Bly de Blyant, with Icelandic guitarist Hilmar Jensson and Brooklyn-based multi-instrumentalist Shahzad Ismaily (Marc Ribot, Will Oldham, John Zorn), have received glowing reviews forRead More

New signing: Strings & Timpani

May 13th 2016

We are happy to announce that we have signed the guitar/drum duo Strings & Timpani, and that their new limited edition LP "Hyphen" will available from the source in a couple ofRead More

Great 9/10 Splashgirl Review in UNCUT

January 21st 2016

Norwegian Grammy nominations

January 21st 2016

Five Norwegian Grammy nominations for HUBRO releases this year. We´re completely stoked! Congratulations to Morten Qvenild (two nominations), Geir Sundstøl, Erland Dahlen and Møster!

Brutter on tour

December 5th 2015

  The brother duo Brutter released there self titled debut LP earlier this year. "This record sort of sounds like how thinking feels." Tiny Mixtapes wrote in their review. Finally you canRead More

Skydive Trio – Japan tour

December 4th 2015

Skydive Trio (Thomas T Dahl, Mats Eilertsen and Olavi Luohivuori) released their debut album "Sun Moee" on HUBRO earlier this year to great critical acclaim. On December 5th they start their pre-ChristmasRead More

Building Instrument – tour

December 2nd 2015

Building Instrument will be touring west of Norway and the lovely Lofoten this week:   02. Dec: Voss Jazzklubb, Voss 03. Dec: Sortland Jazz- og Viseklubb, Sortland 04. Dec: Lofoten Jazzklubb, KabelvågRead More

Splashgirl remixed by Alexander Rishaug

November 13th 2015

Our good friend, ambient-electronica wiz Alexander Rishaug has done a remix of the track "Scorch" from Splashgirls album "Hibernation" that is due for international release early next year. Listen here:

Splashgirl: Hibernation – available now

November 6th 2015

Splashgirl´s magnificent fifth album Hibernation is now available in our web-shop and in the Nordic countries. CD, DL an limited edition 2LP - 45 rpm. Happy release day Splashgirl! Splashgirl: Hibernation

Jessica Sligter announces single, new album and tour dates

November 4th 2015

The dutch-norwegian vocalist and composer Jessica Sligter received glowing reviews for her previous album "Fear and the Framing".   Mojo Magazine (UK): "Sligter´s sinuous, torchlike songs shift from soft to harsh –Read More

Track premiere: Splashgirl

November 4th 2015

  JaJaJa Music premier´s the track "Bleak Warm Future" from Splashgirl´s upcoming album "Hibernation"   "When you’re introducing people to your new LP with a track, even if you are familiar withRead More

Trondheim Jazz Orchestra / Christian Wallumrød: Untitled Arpeggios and Pulses – available now

October 30th 2015

The work Christian Wallumrød was commissioned to compose for Trondheim Jazz Orchestra on the occasion of the Kongsberg Jazz Festival’s 50th anniversary in 2014 is now finally avalable on CD. Check itRead More

That was what we had at home – an interview with Ivar Grydeland

October 28th 2015

    Ivar Grydeland (Huntsville, Dans les Arbres) is currently releasing his second solo album, “Stop Wait Freeze Eat” on Hubro. The album is the result of work with an artistic PhDRead More

Ivar Grydeland: Stop Freeze Wait Eat – out now

October 23rd 2015

Guitarist Ivar Grydeland has made a fascinating second solo album. It is available now on CD, LP and DL. Happy release day Ivar!   More info here

The Island Band: Like Swimming – out now

October 16th 2015

We´re extremely proud to release The Island Band´s first album. It is available now both as CD, LP and DL. With it´s elegant mix of adventurous sonic excursions, melancholia and pop songsRead More

Bly de Blyant in Canada

September 16th 2015

This upcoming weekend Bly de Blyant embark on a small tour in Canada. At the Guelph Festival gig they are joined by the brilliant Ches Smith. He also guested the recording sessionRead More

Møster!: When You Cut Into The Present – out now!

September 11th 2015

Møster!´s third album in three years is now available from the source and ready to order. Needless to say: this release comes highly reccomended.   More info here

Qvenild/Dahlen/Sundstøl at Victoria in Oslo

September 2nd 2015

  On Thursday September 3rd there is a Hubro label night/ triple release concert at Oslo´s club Victoria. Morten Qvenild, Erland Dahlen and Geir Sundstøl all have albums out/coming soon and willRead More

Morten Qvenild: Personal Piano video

August 31st 2015

Happy birthday maestro! Morten Qvenild celebrates his birthday today, and on Friday there will be need for more celebration when his first ever solo album "Personal Piano" finally will be availble. NeedlessRead More

Erland Dahlen: Blossom Bells – out now!

August 28th 2015

Erland Dahlens second album Blossom Bells is now available from the source and ready to order. Unfortunately the LP edition is delayed.   More info here

1982 festival

August 25th 2015

Hubro have had the pleasure to be the label releasing the great trio 1982´s (Nils Økland, Sigbjørn Apeland and Øyvind Skarbø) albums since "Pintura" back in 2011. This week, from August 27thRead More

Stephan Meidell live video

August 21st 2015

    Stephan Meidell released the brilliant LP Cascades last year, and while we are waiting for his next solo album he has sent us a quite special live video recorded atRead More

Brutter – now available from the source

August 14th 2015

The limited edition debut LP of the duo Brutter (Christian and Fredrik Wallumrød) is now available. Only 300 numbered copies available, so be quick.  

First single from The Island Band´s upcoming debut album

July 8th 2015

   The radio edit of the song "Swimming" is the first preview from The Island Band´s debut album "Like Swimming" that is due for release on HUBRO in the autumn 2015. ItRead More

New signing: Brutter

July 2nd 2015

We`re very happy to welcome Brutter to the Hubro-nest! The duo Brutter consists of Christian and Fredrik Wallumrød, a team with long experience from various parts of the Norwegian music scene. FredrikRead More

Hilde Marie Holsen on The Guardian playlist

June 30th 2015

The track Plagioklas from Hilde Marie Holsen is included on the The Guardian´s electronic playlist this week: From the wee Norwegian label Hubro, which has housed excellent avant-jazz talents such as Moskus,Read More

Finland: Rainy Omen – now available from the source

June 5th 2015

Although the band Finland has existed since 2010, “Rainy Omen” is their first release. Finland consists of five musicians who have made their indisputable mark on the Norwegian music scene in theRead More

Hilde Marie Holsen – Ask – now availble from the source

May 29th 2015

The talented Hilde Marie Holsen´s debut album Ask, a limited edition white label LP, is out now and available in our store. Only 200 copies availabele. Be quick!   Hilde Marie Holsen:Read More

New signing: Geir Sundstøl

May 29th 2015

We´re proud to announced that we have signed the amazing Geir Sundstøl that will release his debut solo album on Hubro in September. More info soon!

sPacemoNkey live at Moers

May 27th 2015

 The Arte channel filmed sPacemoNkey´s concert at the Moers festival this weekend.   You can watch it here: Arte: sPacemonkey live at Moers Festival

sPacemoNkey at the Moers festival

May 22nd 2015

On May 23 Morten Qvenild and Gard Nilssens duo project sPacemoNkey will play at the truly great Moers festival in Germany.   The duo released their debut album "The Karman Line" onRead More

Splashgirl Japan tour

May 7th 2015

Today is the first date on Splashgirl´s Japan tour. They will play a lot of new materiale from their great upcoming album "Hibernation" that is due for release in October 2015.  Read More

HUBRO label night in Budapest

March 24th 2015

On Saturday March 28 there will be a HUBRO label night at Trafó House of Contemporary Art in Budapest, Hungary. Huntsville, who are currently touring their fresh critically acclaimed album Pond, willRead More

Møster! on tour with The Young Mothers

March 20th 2015

Møster! is on tour in Norway these days with The Young Mothers - Ingebrigt Haaker Flaten´s (Atomic/The Thing) Austin-based genre melting group. Be sure to catch them:   19.03 Arendal Jazzklubb 20.03Read More

Huntsville on tour in Europe

March 20th 2015

  10th March: MIR – Oslo, Norway (Blow Out!) 18th March: Heliogàbal – Barcelona, Spain 24th March: Dwa Osiem – Warsaw, Poland 25th March: Bee Flat – Bern, Switzerland 28th March: TrafóRead More

Splashgirl on tour with Elifantree

February 17th 2015

Splashgirl is starting their split tour with finnsih band Elifantree today. Splashgirl recorded their upcoming album with Randall Dunn in a studio on Island in January. It is due for release laterRead More

Frode Haltli on NRK P2

February 12th 2015

There was a great hour-long program on Emmanuel Vigeland Maousoleum and Frode Haltli´s album "Vagabond Blu" on the NRK Radio P2 program "Musikk i Brennpunktet" last night (in Norwegian). The album featuringRead More

Labfield: Bucket of Songs – now available from the source

February 11th 2015

  Labfield was one of the first bands we released on HUBRO 5 years ago. Finally, now they return with a new album - and it´s definately their best to date. GiuseppeRead More

Moskus announced for 12 Points

February 11th 2015

It was just announced that Moskus has been selected to take part in the showcase festival 12 Points in Dublin, Ireland. They will play on April 14th. 12 Points showcases young, creativeRead More

Christian Wallumrød: Pianokammer CD/LP – now available from the source

January 23rd 2015

Christian Wallumrød´s fantastic debut solo piano album “Pianokammer” is now available from the source on CD and 180g LP in gatefold cover (CD included). The album is due for international release inRead More

Bar Piano – an interview with Christian Wallumrød

January 19th 2015

  by Øyvind Skarbø, Oslo, November 24th, 2014.   I've only done a few interviews, and I don't see myself as a journalist at all. I am however hungry for information -Read More

Håkon Stene wins Norwegian Grammy award

January 19th 2015

  On Saturday Håkon Stene won a Norwegian Grammy in the Contemporary Music category for his album "Lush Laments for Lazy Mammal". Congratulations Håkon! The album features compositions by Laurence Crane, GavinRead More

Håkon Stene interviews Laurence Crane

November 18th 2014

British composer Laurence Crane´s works where heavily featured on Håkon Stene´s critically acclaimed album "Lush Laments for Lazy Mammal" that was released earlier this year. Together with his ensemble Stene will performRead More

Håkon Stene and Sigbjørn Apeland at London´s Café Oto

November 18th 2014

Friday November 21st, as part of EFG London Jazz festival, there will be a HUBRO label night at Café Oto. Håkon Stene Ensemble and Sigbjørn Apeland will perform. Stene and his ensembleRead More

Building Instrument live in an Oslo park

November 6th 2014

Building Instrument released their beautifull self-titled debut album on HUBRO earlier this year. Here you can see them perform the track "Alt e bra" live in Kristparken in Oslo. The video wasRead More

Moskus live on Norwegian Radio

November 4th 2014

Later in November the great piano trio Moskus is heading east for their first ever Japan tour. And in January they will record their third album in Haugesund. The trio recently guestedRead More

A great evening

October 27th 2014

A big thank you to all that came out for the HUBRO label night in Oslo on Friday. It was a blast, and very inspiring. We even got coverage on National TVRead More

Live streaming – HUBRO label night in Oslo

October 23rd 2014 is streaming the HUBRO label night at Nasjonal Jazzscene, Victoria on October 24th at 20.00 PM (Oslo Time). Moskus plays first at 20.00 (PM), Building Instrument plays 21.00 (PM) and finallyRead More

Five years

October 22nd 2014

Friends! HUBRO is soon five years and celebration will take place. Promise! First: there is a label night at Nasjonal Jazzscene in Oslo on Friday October 24th. Moskus, Building Instrument and MatsRead More

Video premiere Cakewalk “Transfixed”

October 18th 2014

Tonight Cakewalk is playing a gig at the Ekko festival i Bergen in collaboration with BlankBlank who do live 16mm film manipulation. For all of us who for various reasons can´t attendRead More

HUBRO talks to Stephan Meidell

October 2nd 2014

Improvisor, experimental guitarist, member of the trio Cakewalk, ex be-bop man, journalist, concert organizer and general good guy Stephan Meidell released his debut solo album "Cascades" on Hubro earlier this year. HeRead More

Frode Haltli: Vagabonde Blu – available now

September 27th 2014

Frode Haltli´s amazing first solo recital album "Vagabonde Blu" is now available from the source. The album is due for international release in October.   More info here:   Frode Haltli: VagabondeRead More

Frode Haltli release concert

September 23rd 2014

On Saturday September 27th Frode Haltli celebrates the release of his new solo album Vagabonde Blu with three concerts at Tomba Emmanuelle in Oslo. - The same venue where the album wasRead More

Møster! Inner Earth – now available from the source

September 12th 2014

Møster!´s fantastic second album “Inner Earth” is now available from the source on CD and 180g LP in gatefold cover (CD included). The album is due for international release in October. TheRead More

Erik Honoré: Heliographs – now available from the source

September 6th 2014

Erik Honoré´s debut album “Heliographs” is now available from the source on CD and 180g LP in gatefold cover (CD included). The album is due for international release on November 17th. OnRead More

Erik Honoré interview

September 4th 2014

Musician, record producer and author Erik Honoré (born 1966) has contributed as a musician and producer to more than 50 records with artists as diverse as David Sylvian, Eivind Aarset, Arve HenriksenRead More

New Splashgirl video

June 25th 2014

After a lengthy production process director Ola Martin Fjeld´s brilliant video for Splashgirl´s track "Never Been Anywhere Before" was finally premiered over at today.     "- Allready in August 2012Read More

Two special 1982 concerts

May 23rd 2014

The trio 1982 recently released their two-sided fourth album A/B, and the reviews so far has been very positive. In a review in UK magazine Rock A Rolla, critic Euan Andrews statesRead More

Great 4/5 review of Moskus: Mestertyven in The Guardian

May 23rd 2014

There is a great 4/5 review of Moskus´second album Mestertyven in The Guardian today.     "Norwegian piano trio Moskus sounded promising on their calculated, richly detailed debut for Hubro (Salmesykkel, inRead More

Stian Omenås on 1982´s A/B project

May 16th 2014

As the title of the trio 1982s fourth album, A/B, indicates, it is divided into two parts. The album is built up with the classic LP structure of an A side andRead More

Jessica Sligter & Susanna – live from HOK

May 13th 2014

Here is a video from Jessica Sligter & Susanna's concert at Henie Onstad Arts Centre in February, with Jo Berger Myhre and Andreas S. Løwe. Performing new music for the exhibition "WeRead More

1982 A/B available today

May 2nd 2014

The fabolous trio 1982 (Nils Økland, Sigbjørn Apeland and Øyvind Skarbø) has been with HUBRO since 2011. Their fourth album AB is available as of today on CD, 180g LP and digitally.Read More

Blog interview with Mari from Building Instrument

May 1st 2014

On the link below you´ll find an interview from the site YetAnotherMusicBlog with the brilliant Mari Kvien Brunvoll from the trio Building Instrument. Read the interview here.

Stein Urheim – Textura interview

April 30th 2014

Stein Urheim´s self titled new album on HUBRO is "album of the month" over at the great Canadian music site Read an interview with Stein on future plans, musical philosophy, influencesRead More

3LP box set

April 29th 2014

Heavy package of testpressings arrived at the HQ! Always very exciting. We will release a 3LP box-set version of  the Ketil Bjørnstad: Early Piano Music 2CD released in 2011 in July 2014.Read More

The Times 4/5 review of “Lush Laments”

April 28th 2014

There´s a great 4/5 review of Håkon Stene´s "Lush Laments For Lazy Mammal" in The Times: "This meditative, minimalist album is quietly addictive. Stene is a Norwegian percussionist who specialises in contemporaryRead More

Hindsight Bias – track by track

April 28th 2014

Super-trio Bly de Blyant´s second album "Hingsight Bias" was released earlier this year to great critical acclaim. The LP version is unfortunately still not out after several delays, but we´ll keep youRead More

Mats Eilertsen – Rubicon

April 11th 2014

Saturday April 11th, Mats Eilertsen will premier his new commisioned work "Rubicon" at Vossajazz in Norway. He has put together a new band for the occation including an impressive line-up of musicians:Read More

Stene on UNCUT playlist

March 26th 2014

The Laurence Crane Piece "Prelude for HS" from Håkon Stenes album "Lush Laments for Lazy Mammal" is included on the music magazine UNCUT´s 12th playlist of the year, together with track´s byRead More

4 out of 5 Håkon Stene review in Mojo Magazine

March 25th 2014

Håkon Stene´s album "Lush Laments For Lazy Mammal" get´s a short and sweet 4 out of 5 review in the April edition of Mojo Magazine.

Lush Laments For Lazy Mammal

February 25th 2014

Håkon Stene´s terrific album "Lush Laments For Lazy Mammal" is now available from the source. Here´s a reccomandation of the album from music writer and former Island A&R and TV presenter RichardRead More

Moon Relay – sold out!

February 25th 2014

The (great) limited edition Moon Relay 12" we released last year is now sold out from source. Our comprade´s over at Fysisk Format will release their debut album in September 2014.

Label of Love – Record Collector

February 7th 2014

HUBRO´s head honcho Andreas Risanger Meland is interviewd in the March edition of Record Collector.

Tape to Zero

February 7th 2014

Tape to Zero is a mini festival taking places at Nasjonal Jazzscene. This years line-up features, in addition to Biosphere, Deathprod and Kjetil Husebø a concert with Susanna and Jessica Sligter, andRead More