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Bergenfest (initiated 1993 in Bergen, Norway under the name OleBlues) started out as an intimate blues and Americana festival, situated at various venues in the city center of Bergen.[1]

Bergenfest
StatusActive
GenreMusic Festival
Date(s)Mid June
Begins12 June 2019 (2019-06-12)
Ends15 June 2019 (2019-06-15)
FrequencyAnnually
Location(s)Bergen
CountryNorway
Years active1993 – present
Websitebergenfest.no

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BiographyEdit

Bergenfest has since then grown into what is now one of the leading music events in the Norway, with a much more diverse music profile and a significantly bigger audience. In 2012, the festival changed to an outdoor event, and are now situated in the historically and aesthetically stimulating surroundings at Bergenhus Fortress.[2]

Bands and artistsEdit

2011–2015Edit

2016Edit

June 15

June 16

June 17

June 18

2017Edit

June 14, 2017

Plenen Bastionen Magic Mirrors DNB-Scenen Håkons-Hallen
  • Shakanaka (3 shows)

June 15, 2017

Plenen Bastionen Magic Mirrors DNB-Scenen Håkons-Hallen
  • Mato Grytten (2 shows)
  • 9 Grader Nord

June 16, 2017

Plenen Bastionen Magic Mirrors DNB-Scenen Håkons-Hallen
  • Jake Isaac
  • Kadhja Bonet

June 17, 2017

Plenen Bastionen Magic Mirrors DNB-Scenen Håkons-Hallen
  • Myra (2 shows)
  • Mato Grytten (2 shows)

2018Edit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Espeland, Harald (2014-12-05). "Bergenfest får støtte likevel" (in Norwegian). Bergens Tidende. Retrieved 2015-04-25.
  2. ^ "Bergenfest får støtte likevel" (in Norwegian). Gaffa.com. Archived from the original on 2016-03-03. Retrieved 2015-04-25.

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