Fredag 17. juni
Norwegian Wood
Banditos (US) + Bob Log III (US) + Temporary
Konsertstart
21:00

Facebook event
Inngang
195 kr

Kjøp billetter
Nanditos
NORWEGIAN WOOD FESTIVALEN har siden 1992 kombinert varme og trivsel med noen av rockens aller største navn. I 2016 arrangeres Norwegian Wood på Sukkerbiten og etterfesten er på Cafe Mono. Fra sør i unaiten, nærmerer bestemt Alabama, kommer BANDITOS tilbake til Oslo etter deres forrige halleluja-besøk på The Crossroad Club høsten 2015. Og hvem har de med seg til å virkelig få igang kølet? Holy f**ing s**t! Selveste BOB LOG III, mannen som reiser land og strand rundt for å preike delta blues til alle fattige og rike sjeler over hele verden. Voldsomt mye sieru? Vel, ifølge sikre kilder feier han over minst 30 land og gjør unna 150 konserter i løpet av et gjennmosnittsår. Begge banda sparker seriøst røv. Det er sant- du kan stole på oss. I tillegg spiller det norske bandet Temporary. Trondheims-duoen ble valgt ut til å årets Gramo Underwood så vi gleder oss stort til de inntar scenen på Mono!
BANDITOS (US)
Originally from Birmingham, AL, Banditos is a group - more like a gang, actually - of six 20-somethings, nowadays operating out of Nashville, close to, and simultaneously very far away from, the gleaming towers and industry hustle of Lower Broad and Music Row.

With the rugged power of a flashy Super Chief locomotive, the Banditos’ self-titled debut album bodaciously appropriates elements of ‘60s blues-fused acid rock, ZZ Top’s jangly boogie, garage punk scuzz a la Burger Records, the Drive-By Truckers’ yawp, the populist choogle of CCR, Slim Harpo’s hip shake baby groove, gut bucket Fat Possum hill country mojo and the Georgia Motherf**king Satellites. From backwoods bluegrass, to slinky nods to Muscle Shoals soul and unexpected bits of doo-wop sweetness, the Banditos recall many, but sound like no one but themselves.

The members of the band first met playing in various punk and rock ‘n’ roll projects around Birmingham at D.I.Y., all-ages venues. In 2010, singer/guitarist Corey Parsons and singer/banjo player Stephen Pierce began busking around town and were soon asked to perform at their favorite local bar. Without a full band they invited friends Randy Wade (drums), Jeffrey Salter (guitar), and Mary Beth Richardson (vocals) to join them.

Salter and Wade studied together at music school learning classical/jazz techniques, while Richardson’s background was mostly singing in church choirs. After some apprehensions from Richardson about taking the stage with an unrehearsed band, a last-minute trip to New Orleans with the group (which resulted in a stolen hotel Bible inscribed with the band’s lyrics) seemed to cure a case of the cold feet. The ensuing performance was raw and electric, and an ecstatic crowd response further cemented the members’ convictions to become a full band. The addition of bassist Danny Vines made the group complete.

The members soon moved into a house together in Birmingham, and after repeated tours through Nashville, decided to move the band there instead, where the music scene was bigger and more diverse. The sextet has since developed their unique and airtight sound, culminated through several years of enduring friendships and a roaddog touring schedule that has, at their count, numbered over 600 shows in three years.

Back in March 2014 we found ourselves at one of those fly-by-night, hole-in-the-wall bars that sprout like skunkweed on Sixth Street in Austin, TX during the height of SXSW crazy. The only other patrons were Bud Light-swilling bros watching a blowout college basketball game; the sound system at this place was a painful mix of all treble and reverb; and the noises oozing out of the PA during another band's set were not unlike the distorted echoes of the soundtrack to Suspiria (and not in a good way). We wish we were kidding.
Then the six-piece Banditos took the stage, and even though they themselves were a little intimidating - all hair, denim, and stoic determination - the sounds they managed to conjure from two overworked speakers were fresh, raw, and spectacular. We were instantly blown away and immediately started concocting ways to lure them into our fold...

BOB LOG III (US)
Bob Log III (born November 21, 1969) is an American slide guitar one-man band. During performances, he plays old Silvertone archtop guitars, wears a full body human cannonball suit, and a motorcycle helmet wired to a telephone receiver, which allows him to devote his hands and feet to guitar and drums. The spectacle has been described as a blues punk guitar dance party.

He tours over 150 shows a year in more than 30 countries. Bob Log's version of quick Delta blues is a continuation of the sound that Bob Log and Thermos pioneered in the duo Doo Rag. The major differences are: greater emphasis on guitar showmanship, fingerpicking, and one-man-band-style drumming with his feet. Based in Tucson, Arizona, and Melbourne, Australia, he has made tours of North America, Europe, Japan and Australia, Mexico, and Iceland.

Temporary spiller folkeinspirert musikk, men med noen utradisjonelle grep. Musikken består av to elektriske gitarer og stemningsfulle harmonier, som gir et veldig behagelig og dempet lydblide. Bob Dylan og Sixto Rodriguez står som de største inspirasjonskildene til duoen. I 2015 kom Temporary til finalen i låtskriver konkuransen Bandwagon, i tillegg vant de "Årets mest lovende artist", under Adresseavisens "Ut-Awards".
Fredag 17. juni
Norwegian Wood
Banditos (US) + Bob Log III (US) + Temporary
Nanditos
Konsertstart
21:00

Facebook event
Inngang
195 kr

Kjøp billetter
NORWEGIAN WOOD FESTIVALEN har siden 1992 kombinert varme og trivsel med noen av rockens aller største navn. I 2016 arrangeres Norwegian Wood på Sukkerbiten og etterfesten er på Cafe Mono. Fra sør i unaiten, nærmerer bestemt Alabama, kommer BANDITOS tilbake til Oslo etter deres forrige halleluja-besøk på The Crossroad Club høsten 2015. Og hvem har de med seg til å virkelig få igang kølet? Holy f**ing s**t! Selveste BOB LOG III, mannen som reiser land og strand rundt for å preike delta blues til alle fattige og rike sjeler over hele verden. Voldsomt mye sieru? Vel, ifølge sikre kilder feier han over minst 30 land og gjør unna 150 konserter i løpet av et gjennmosnittsår. Begge banda sparker seriøst røv. Det er sant- du kan stole på oss. I tillegg spiller det norske bandet Temporary. Trondheims-duoen ble valgt ut til å årets Gramo Underwood så vi gleder oss stort til de inntar scenen på Mono!
BANDITOS (US)
Originally from Birmingham, AL, Banditos is a group - more like a gang, actually - of six 20-somethings, nowadays operating out of Nashville, close to, and simultaneously very far away from, the gleaming towers and industry hustle of Lower Broad and Music Row.

With the rugged power of a flashy Super Chief locomotive, the Banditos’ self-titled debut album bodaciously appropriates elements of ‘60s blues-fused acid rock, ZZ Top’s jangly boogie, garage punk scuzz a la Burger Records, the Drive-By Truckers’ yawp, the populist choogle of CCR, Slim Harpo’s hip shake baby groove, gut bucket Fat Possum hill country mojo and the Georgia Motherf**king Satellites. From backwoods bluegrass, to slinky nods to Muscle Shoals soul and unexpected bits of doo-wop sweetness, the Banditos recall many, but sound like no one but themselves.

The members of the band first met playing in various punk and rock ‘n’ roll projects around Birmingham at D.I.Y., all-ages venues. In 2010, singer/guitarist Corey Parsons and singer/banjo player Stephen Pierce began busking around town and were soon asked to perform at their favorite local bar. Without a full band they invited friends Randy Wade (drums), Jeffrey Salter (guitar), and Mary Beth Richardson (vocals) to join them.

Salter and Wade studied together at music school learning classical/jazz techniques, while Richardson’s background was mostly singing in church choirs. After some apprehensions from Richardson about taking the stage with an unrehearsed band, a last-minute trip to New Orleans with the group (which resulted in a stolen hotel Bible inscribed with the band’s lyrics) seemed to cure a case of the cold feet. The ensuing performance was raw and electric, and an ecstatic crowd response further cemented the members’ convictions to become a full band. The addition of bassist Danny Vines made the group complete.

The members soon moved into a house together in Birmingham, and after repeated tours through Nashville, decided to move the band there instead, where the music scene was bigger and more diverse. The sextet has since developed their unique and airtight sound, culminated through several years of enduring friendships and a roaddog touring schedule that has, at their count, numbered over 600 shows in three years.

Back in March 2014 we found ourselves at one of those fly-by-night, hole-in-the-wall bars that sprout like skunkweed on Sixth Street in Austin, TX during the height of SXSW crazy. The only other patrons were Bud Light-swilling bros watching a blowout college basketball game; the sound system at this place was a painful mix of all treble and reverb; and the noises oozing out of the PA during another band's set were not unlike the distorted echoes of the soundtrack to Suspiria (and not in a good way). We wish we were kidding.
Then the six-piece Banditos took the stage, and even though they themselves were a little intimidating - all hair, denim, and stoic determination - the sounds they managed to conjure from two overworked speakers were fresh, raw, and spectacular. We were instantly blown away and immediately started concocting ways to lure them into our fold...

BOB LOG III (US)
Bob Log III (born November 21, 1969) is an American slide guitar one-man band. During performances, he plays old Silvertone archtop guitars, wears a full body human cannonball suit, and a motorcycle helmet wired to a telephone receiver, which allows him to devote his hands and feet to guitar and drums. The spectacle has been described as a blues punk guitar dance party.

He tours over 150 shows a year in more than 30 countries. Bob Log's version of quick Delta blues is a continuation of the sound that Bob Log and Thermos pioneered in the duo Doo Rag. The major differences are: greater emphasis on guitar showmanship, fingerpicking, and one-man-band-style drumming with his feet. Based in Tucson, Arizona, and Melbourne, Australia, he has made tours of North America, Europe, Japan and Australia, Mexico, and Iceland.

Temporary spiller folkeinspirert musikk, men med noen utradisjonelle grep. Musikken består av to elektriske gitarer og stemningsfulle harmonier, som gir et veldig behagelig og dempet lydblide. Bob Dylan og Sixto Rodriguez står som de største inspirasjonskildene til duoen. I 2015 kom Temporary til finalen i låtskriver konkuransen Bandwagon, i tillegg vant de "Årets mest lovende artist", under Adresseavisens "Ut-Awards".