Select Captain

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Select Captain - Singer/Songwriter Americana Folk Indiepop Alternative Country Live Act in Copenhagen

Select Captain Short Info

Select Captain is the musical alter-ego of danish singer/songwriter and guitarist Kristian Gaarskjær.

Since 2014 Select Captain have released two albums and an EP. Had numerous singles in rotation on national Danish radio, and toured his native country and Germany relentlessly, both solo and with his band.

Select Captain has supported many bigger names as George Ezra, The Lone Bellow, Ed Harcourt, Will Hoge, Austin Lucas, Joan Shelley and many, many more.

Select Captain release his second album Strings & Feathers to great reviews in October 2016 and is working on a new album at the moment, set for release in early 2018.

The songwriting universe deals with aspects of human feelings in a divided world. Loneliness, arrogance, greed, joy, love and despair go hand in hand, and gives the listener the sound of a world in change and disorder.

Select Captain has released music on Copenhagen based label Mini Me Records as well as his own label Soundchest Records,.

Select Captain is the musical alter-ego of danish singer/songwriter and guitarist Kristian Gaarskjær.

Since 2014 Select Captain have released two albums and an EP. Had numerous singles in rotation on national Danish radio, and toured his native country and Germany relentlessly, both solo and with his band.

Select Captain has supported many bigger names as George Ezra, The Lone Bellow, Ed Harcourt, Will Hoge, Austin Lucas, Joan Shelley and many, many more.

Select Captain release his second album Strings & Feathers to great reviews in October 2016 and is working on a new album at the moment, set for release in early 2018.

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Select Captain on Tour

  • 15 | 07 | 2017 Ølejren Musik Festival Festival
  • 05 | 08 | 2017 Zeppelin/Copenhagen Concert
  • 19 | 08 | 2017 Fox Tail Folk Festival Festival
  • 24 | 08 | 2017 Gårdhaven/Tønder Festival
  • 26 | 08 | 2017 Godsbanen/Tønder Festival
  • 01 | 09 | 2017 Copenhagen Songwriters Festival Festival
  • 29 | 09 | 2017 B58/Braunschweig Concert
  • 30 | 09 | 2017 Kleiner Donner/Hamburg Concert

Past Gigs Select Captain

  • 06 | 2017 Komos Festival/Copenhagen Festival
  • 03 | 2017 Ishøj Kulturcafé/Ishøj
  • 02 | 2017 Dexter/Odense Opening for Karl Blau
  • 02 | 2017 Godset/Kolding
  • 02 | 2017 Pumpehuset/København Opening for Ed Harcourt
  • 02 | 2017 B58/Braunschweig
  • 02 | 2017 Ofen Bar/Berlin
  • 02 | 2017 Galloper des Jahres/Hamburg
  • 02 | 2017 High Voltage/Copenhagen
  • 01 | 2017 Trinitatis/Copenhagen
  • 12 | 2016 Studenterhuset/København Double solo concert with Dirty Old Town
  • 12 | 2016 Kammerateriet/Svendborg Double solo concert with Dirty Old Town
  • 12 | 2016 X-perimentet/Esbjerg Double solo concert with Dirty Old Town
  • 11 | 2016 Venue/Slagelse Spil Dansk Concert
  • 10 | 2016 Beta/Copenhagen Album release concert
  • 09 | 2016 Mantzius/Birkerød Concert
  • 09 | 2016 Amager Bio/Copenhagen Supporting Yellowbellies
  • 08 | 2016 Inversus Festival/Aarhus Concert
  • 08 | 2016 Atlas/Aarhus Supporting Joan Shelley
  • 08 | 2016 Loppen/Copenhagen Supporting Joan Shelley
  • 06 | 2016 OpenAir/Odense Alt Løb
  • 06 | 2016 OpenAir/Aarhus Alt Løb
  • 06 | 2016 OpenAir/Copenhagen Alt Løb
  • 04 | 2016 Ny V58/Aarhus Concert
  • 04 | 2016 Godset/Kolding Concert
  • 03 | 2016 Beta/Copenhagen Supporting Will Hoge
  • 02 | 2016 Vega/Copenhagen Supporting The Lone Bellow
  • 02 | 2016 Posten/Odense Supporting The Lone Bellow
  • 02 | 2016 Tobakken/Esbjerg Supporting The Lone Bellow

Discography Select Captain

  • 2016 Strings & Feathers Album | Mini Me Records
  • 2015 Pure Neon EP | Mini Me Records
  • 2014 The Fear and The Lights Album | Mini Me Records

Media

  • Video Select Captain - All Too Hard
  • Video Select Captain - Slide
  • Video Select Captain - Morning
  • Video Select Captain - Reflections
  • Video Select Captain - Out Of The...
  • Video Select Captain - If I Shou...
  • Video Select Captain - Sweet Desire
  • Sound 40 Nights feat. Mathilde Falch

Fan Radar

1,759 Fans
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276 Follower

Origin

  • Copenhagen DK

Founded

  • 2014

Members

  • Kristian Gaarskjær Vocal, guitar, programming