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New album by Groupa:
Kind of Folk – Vol. 3 Iceland

RELEASE MARCH 2020
The next instalment in the Kind of Folk series by Groupa clearly demonstrates how this trio continues to reinvent Nordic folk music – this time, with a focus on Iceland. Traditional melodies meld with innovative instrumentation and perceptive improvisation. This new release follows on Kind of Folk – Vol. 1 Sweden from 2016 which was nominated for a Swedish Grammy, and the highly acclaimed Vol. 2 Norway. The trio, together with the Icelandic musicians Skúli Sverrisson, Hilmar Jensson and Bára Grímsdóttir, have explored the ancient Icelandic music. The new album will be released in conjunction with a tour in March 2020.

The album is recorded in Cromophone studio in Torna Hellestad, Sweden and with the Icelandic musicicans in the famous Sundlaugin studio in Mosfellbær, Iceland

Groupa är bandet som inspirerat en generation av svenska musiker
med sin upptäckarlusta och musikaliska skicklighet.

JONAS SIMONSON

FLUTES

TERJE ISUNGSET

DRUMS, PERCUSSION & MOUTHHARP

MATS EDEN

VIOLA D`AMORE. HARDANGERFIDDLE