News

Aug 13, 2014

Last week, Oslo, Norway hosted The Øya Festival. Photographer Thor Møller was there to cover the action. Check out his shots from day four, featuring Todd Terje,Bryan FerryDarksideDeathcrush, and Baby in Vain More

Aug 13, 2014

Last week, Oslo, Norway hosted The Øya Festival. Writer/photographer Laura Studarus was there to cover the event. Check out her shots from day four featuring Sea ChangeAurora AksnesMapeiSlowdive, and Bryan Ferry.  More

Aug 13, 2014

Last week, Oslo, Norway hosted The Øya Festival. Photographer Thor Møller was there to cover the action.  More

Aug 11, 2014

Last week, Oslo, Norway hosted The Øya Festival. We sent writer/photographer Laura Studarus over to cover the event.  More

Aug 11, 2014

Last week, Oslo, Norway hosted The Øya Festival. We sent writer/photographer Laura Studarus over to cover the event.  More

Aug 06, 2014

Yesterday was the first full day of Oslo’s annual Øya Festival. More

Premiere: Farao Mixtape (Øya Festival Edition)

Øya Takes Place August 6-9 in Oslo, Norway

Aug 03, 2014

Our summer of festivals continues next week when we head off to Oslo for the Øya Festival. To get us in a Nordic state of mind, we asked Norwegian singer/songwriter Farao to make us a mixtape.  More

Mac DeMarco, Conor Oberst, Jon Hopkins and more added to Øya Festival bill

It All Goes Down 6-10 August 2014 in Oslo, Norway

Apr 08, 2014

Just when you think Øya couldn’t get any more promising, the powers that be go and add Mac DeMarco, Conor Oberst, Royal Blood, Bryan Ferry, and Jon Hopkins to the bill. More

Mar 06, 2014

Well fancy that, Outkast is headlining one of the nights of ØyaMore

Feb 05, 2014

For those who cheered when Slowdive finally made an official announcement about their reunion, and then pouted when the only announced shows were Primavera Sound and London Underground, we’ve got a (tiny) bit of good news. More

Blood Orange and The National Have Been Added to Øya’s Lineup

It All Goes Down 6-10 August 2014 in Middelalderparken, Oslo

Jan 28, 2014

STOP THE PRESSES! Blood Orange and The National have been added to the 2014 edition of ØyaMore

Robyn & Röyksopp, Queens Of The Stone Age, And More are Slated to Play Øya

It All Goes Down 6-10 August 2014 in Middelalderparken, Oslo

Dec 11, 2013

Under the Radar favorites Robyn and Röyksopp, and Queens of the Stone Age have been added to the line up of Øya’s 2014 edition.  More

Neutral Milk Hotel, Omar Souleyman, and Deafheaven to Play Øya 2014

It All Goes Down 5-9 August 2014 in Middelalderparken, Oslo

Nov 27, 2013

Øya Festival has announced the first wave of artists slated to perform.  More



Reviews

Øya Festival 2014 Day Three: Blood Orange, Neutral Milk Hotel, Highasakite, and Robyn and Röyksopp

August 8th, 2014

Aug 14, 2014

Of all the highly anticipated sets of day three of Øya (Blood OrangeNeutral Milk HotelRobyn and Röyksopp among them) I didn’t expect that the one that would actively make me tear up a bit would be Oslo’s HighasakiteMore

Øya Festival 2014 Day Two: Conor Oberst, JUNGLE, Janelle Monáe, Little Dragon, and Outkast.

August 7th, 2014

Aug 13, 2014

Every festival has one day that stands head and shoulders above the rest. While every day at Øya this year felt like an embarrassment of riches, Thursday was my absolute favorite—thanks to strong sets from Conor OberstJUNGLEJanelle MonáeLittle Dragon, and Outkast. More

Øya Festival 2014 Day One:  Emilie Nicolas, Thomas Dybdahl, The National and More

August 6th, 2014

Aug 12, 2014

Welcome to the first official day of Øya 2014More

Øya Festival 2014 Opening Night: Intertwine, Anne Lise Frøkedal, and POW POW

August 5th, 2014

Aug 11, 2014

Øya Festival kicked off the opening night of their 2014 event with a club night featuring Norwegian artists. More