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Agnes Obel

EXCLUSIVE: Classicalite Q&A with Agnes Obel on 'Aventine' & 'Philharmonics,' David Lynch Remix & 'Twin Peaks,' Maya Deren & Upcoming Show @ LPR >>

Danish singer/songwriter Agnes Obel is yet another of the fantastic trend of indie-classical crossovers. Her 2010 debut, Philharmonics garnered her platinum status in Belgium and France, received a Gold award in Holland and went quintuple Platinum in Denmark. Agnes cleaned up at the Danish Music Awards in 2011 for Philharmonics, taking home five awards. Her follow up release, Aventine, was written and recorded at home in Berlin by Agnes herself. To wit, her deluxe edition of Aventine features a remix of "Fuel To Fire" by cult classic director, producer, musician, clothing designer David Lynch. Sonically, Obel is unlike many singer songwriters in the sense that she has a nearly complete backing band of strings and a piano producing a celestial escape. Classicalite recently caught up with Obel over the phone before her debut Minneapolis show to gain insight on her technique, David Lynch and her diaphanous music videos.

Alice Boman

Alice Boman Releases Video for "Be Mine" off American Release 'EPII' (Adrian) >>

Scandinavian darling Alice Boman has released a fuzzy video for '”Be Mine” off of her new American release, EPII on Malmö-based label Adrian. EPII came with a bonus edition of her first EP, Skisser, off the Control Group this past June.

Heather Graham

Heather Graham to Star Off-Broadway in Neil LaBute's 'The Money Shot' >>

LaBute's latest play is about two movie stars desperate to change their run of bad luck.

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