Stein Urheim: Kosmolodi
International release: May 2012
The Bergen-based guitarist Stein Urheim´s name has appeared in an increasing number of contexts in recent years. He has released a duo album with singer Mari Kvien Brunvoll (Stein & Mari’s Daydream Communtiy) on the Jazzland label. He is a member of Gabriel Fliflet´s Åresong band and the critically acclaimed group The Last Hurrah (Rune Grammofon). On “Kosmolodi” this talented and original musician showcases his many different faces. The blues is the cornerstone, but influences from Musiq concrete, Chinese and Norwegian folk music and jazz are also present here. Stein Urheim released his debut album “Three sets of music” in 2009. In 2010 he received the Voss Jazz Award.
Kosmolodi is available as download. The limited numbered edition on whitelabel vinyl is now sold out.