Ida Wenøe

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Ida Wenøe Short Info

Amongst a digital mountain range littered with accomplished folk-ish bands and singer- songwriters, it is a rare miracle to come across a cave so rich in jewels as the one beneath Ida Wenøe’s ribcage. Clash Magazine‘s description of her sound as being “bewitching acid folk with a deeply personal edge...” and Paul Lester’s comments in The Guardian that she “sounds like the young narrator of her own magical-malevolent fantasies...” line the tape heads up nicely.

While she has an obvious appreciation of Americana, her sound is very definitely laced with more English undertones: the kind of sound Edward Woodward might have heard downstairs in the local inn had the Wicker Man been filmed in a remote Danish village, while Sarah Lund scoured for clues in her jumper. Like the best of the Nordic Noir leaving the Danish mainland, the recordings are at once both sonically pure and grimy; there’s a shared loneliness that makes you feel that you’re not at all; and all the while there is an honesty to the songwriting that tugs at your sleeve. While her grasp of English is second nature, there’s some of those intriguing turns of phrase that only a heart that dreams in another language can weave:

Amongst a digital mountain range littered with accomplished folk-ish bands and singer- songwriters, it is a rare miracle to come across a cave so rich in jewels as the one beneath Ida Wenøe’s ribcage. Clash Magazine‘s description of her sound as being “bewitching acid folk with a deeply personal edge...” and Paul Lester’s comments in The Guardian that she “sounds like the young narrator of her own magical-malevolent fantasies...” line the tape heads up nicely.

While she has an obvious appreciation of Americana, her sound is very definitely laced with more English undertones: the kind of sound Edward Woodward might have heard downstairs in...

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Past Gigs Ida Wenøe

  • 02 | 2015 Aarhus (DK) Jammin'
  • 02 | 2015 St. Gallen (CH) Nordklang
  • 02 | 2015 St. Gallen (CH) Nordklang
  • 01 | 2015 Birkerød (DK) Nordisk
  • 01 | 2015 Copenhagen (DK) Nordisk
  • 01 | 2015 Copenhagen (DK) DK4 (Television)
  • 01 | 2015 Aarhus (DK) Sofar
  • 11 | 2014 Copenhagen (DK) Nordiske Toner
  • 10 | 2014 The Netherlands Tour (Take Root etc.)
  • 10 | 2014 DK Female Role Models
  • 09 | 2014 Copenhagen (DK) New Roots
  • 06 | 2014 Somerset (UK) Chris Diffords Songwriting retreat
  • 05 | 2014 Aarhus (DK) SPOT festival
  • 05 | 2014 Brighton (UK) The Great Escape

Discography Ida Wenøe

  • 2015 Time of Ghosts Album |
  • 2014 Death Wish (of Nicholas Urfe) Single |

Media

  • Video Ida Wenøe - Time of Ghosts
  • Video Ida Wenøe - How Cold the Wi...
  • Video Ida Wenøe - Let You Know ft...
  • Video Ida Wenøe - I Am On Your Side
  • Video Ida Wenøe - Death Wish (of ...
  • Video IDA WENØE - LIMBO MAN
  • Sound Changing Of Seasons
  • Sound What Is In The April Moon

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Origin

  • Copenhagen N DK

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