Today is the release day of Lars Jakob Rudjord's new single "Pharos", which is first musical sign after his critically acclaimed LP "Indiepiano" (2016). The Norwegian pianist and composer is currently working on many new compositions and is going to release in the upcoming months other singles. In this week, I had the chance to chat with him about his personal and musical background. So enjoy this interview here!
After his debut and crowdfunded album "Trozo" celebrated the modern classical community this year the follow-up "Disarm", which was another important milestone for him, the genre and the beloved Swedish label 1631 Recordings. In September this year present Tristan his old and new soundscapes on his Europe tour and I had the chance to speak with him in Berlin before the Sofar Sounds show about his life, the album and of course about the tour. Enjoy!