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AURORA — at the Henry Fonda Theatre, November 27, 2016

AURORA photo sets

at the Henry Fonda Theatre, November 27, 2016


Feb 15, 2023

It’s been a hot second since we’ve premiered a new episode of Why Not Both. Behold, a snack to tide you over until the next season. More

10 Best Songs of the Week: Angel Olsen, Everything Everything, Katy J Pearson, and More

Plus Sondre Lerche and AURORA, Rosie Carney, My Idea, Superorganism, and a Wrap-up of the Week’s Other Notable New Tracks

Apr 01, 2022

Welcome to the thirteenth Songs of the Week of 2022. It was a solid week for new music, with a strong and obvious #1 song. Today we posted an April Fools’ Day joke on our site. Did you notice it? More

Apr 01, 2022

Norwegian singer/songwriter Sondre Lerche has released a new double album, Avatars of Love, today via PLZ/InGrooves. In honor of release day, Lerche has shared a video for the album’s closing track, “Alone in the Night,” a string-swept duet with fellow Norwegian AURORA (who is also in the video). Plus now that it’s out, you can stream the whole album here. William Glandberger directed the video and the song was not previously shared as a pre-release single. More

Watch AURORA Perform “A Temporary High” on “Stephen Colbert”

The Gods We Can Touch Out Now via Glassnote

Feb 02, 2022

Last night, AURORA performed “A Temporary High,” a song from her new album The Gods We Can Touch, on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. More

Aug 05, 2020

Welcome to Why Not Both Wednesdays. This week, AURORA makes our lockdown just a bit more magical. More

The Chemical Brothers and AURORA Embrace Japanese Superheroes in “Eve of Destruction” Video

No Geography Out Now via Astralwerks; Surrender 20th Anniversary Reissue Announced

Jun 10, 2019

The Chemical Brothers released a new album, No Geography, back in April via Astralwerks. Now they have shared a video for the album’s “Eve of Destruction” that pays homage to Japanese superheroes and features Norwegian pop singer AURORA, who is also on the song. They have also announced a 20th anniversary edition of their 1999 album Surrender. More

Check Out Photos of AURORA at the Henry Fonda Theatre

Nov 27 as Part of Red Bull’s 30 Days in LA Series

Nov 28, 2016

Last night AURORA performed at the Henry Fonda in Los Angeles as part of Red Bull’s 30 Days in LA series. More

Watch: Aurora Performs “Conqueror” On The Tonight Show

All My Demons Greeting Me As a Friend out now on Glassnote Records

Mar 15, 2016

Last night Aurora Aksnes, better known as AURORA, made her network television debut on NBC’s The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon, where she performed her single “Conqueror.” The song is off of her debut album All My Demons Greeting Me As A Friend out now on Glassnote Records. More

Mar 11, 2015

From March 4-7 Oslo hosted by:Larm, a festival aimed and promoting Nordic talent. More

Aug 27, 2014

Last weekend Periferifestivalen took place on a small island west of Bergen, Norway. 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 Change, Aurora Aksnes, Mapei, Slowdive, and Bryan Ferry. More


2016 Artist Survey: AURORA

AURORA on 2016's Best Albums, David Bowie and Leonard Cohen, First Kisses, and Stranger Things

Jan 10, 2017

For Under the Radar‘s 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More


It’s a Magical World

May 03, 2015

Aurora Aksnes, (better known as simply Aurora) is in the middle of describing how she fell in love with music when reality chimes in. Loudly.


Aug 18, 2022

This time last week, Under the Radar were in Oslo for Øya Festival. Here’s what we saw. More

Jan 20, 2022

There’s a certain magical parity that exists between Aurora Aksnes’ airy physical appearance and her alluring musical complexion. More

Apr 04, 2016

There are few, fortunate artists able to tap into the magic of inter-webs adulation. Occasionally, there’s a musician who can follow through on the promise of a few early, universally-acclaimed singles and translate that to genuine stardom. Here, 19-year-old Norwegian singer Aurora Aksnes makes her musical argument for sustained relevance.

Mar 10, 2015

Oh by:Larm. Four whirlwind days of bands, friends, and life lived out loud in the vibrant Oslo streets. More