You need flash!
no cover -  

Agnes Obel

singer-songwriter folk female vocalists danish indie

    Agnes Caroline Thaarup Obel (born 1981) is a Danish . Her first album, Philharmonics, was released by PIAS Recordings on 4 October 2010 in Denmark, Norway, Germany and other European countries. Since February 2011, Philharmonics is certified gold. On September 30th 2013, she released her second album Aventine.

    Agnes Obel was born Agnes Caroline Thaarup Obel in 1981. Living in Copenhagen, and coming from a musician family, Agnes Obel learned piano at a very young age. Her mother used to play Bartók and Chopin at the piano. During her childhood, Agnes Obel found inspiration in Jan Johansson's work. Johansson's songs, European folk tunes done in a jazzy style, have influenced the young musician a lot.

    She attended high school at Det frie Gymnasium and university at Roskilde University.

    At the age of seven, Agnes Obel worked in a little band where she used to sing and play bass guitar. The group appeared in a festival and even recorded some titles.

    Later, and with the help of Danish musician and producer Elton Theander, Obel founded the Copenhagen based band Sohio. After few years of collaboration, Obel debuted as a solo singer with her first album Philharmonics (2010).

    Agnes Obel writes, plays, sings, records and produces all her material herself.

    She is influenced by artists such as Roy Orbison, Joni Mitchell, PJ Harvey and also by the French composers Claude Debussy, Maurice Ravel and Eric Satie.

    Obel lives in Berlin.


    Agnes Obel 0c9635bfaae94f86965a3897628c7d52 Agnes Obel e12104a5d2274ab1a446bebe3f27109e Agnes Obel 5b453034d4173dabd81d6f17382274bb Agnes Obel efd4f750ba83a7cec330943f0de6a88d Agnes Obel ebfe1bc7cdd9483fab6fccd2cd9a8267 Agnes Obel 23e318db388745f78d58129b8feecc32 Agnes Obel 64a662044a4321534aed085f2ea689cc Agnes Obel cb1ea4dd6074411cc154b4ae47b4bd24 Agnes Obel ad75dfae813549bebb0b10b654829693 Agnes Obel 8b7ed5ee896348e59c7feaa7719390fa Agnes Obel 7ed746daa5379876d66fe222771a5608 Agnes Obel dd623a37418e17f76766e1fba5c1a96d Agnes Obel d04ab7b9abca441ec47eef008d22f3e8 Agnes Obel c81bda8837554f0ba5400eaf8c49b796 Agnes Obel 16e89fb6249fec9b4064aa30a15b72bd Agnes Obel 6c9d987865794903c96a1e2a793cccff Agnes Obel 64a46d2321de4f53bc7b96ae109622eb Agnes Obel 917310b0fda6472b92a65821cfa93891 Agnes Obel b401028ce73ea69ef7f0dd24d98d60d9 Agnes Obel 7544863b05b441d4922394ad526cfc55 Agnes Obel 537b120750f44254a60d5545e7259eaf Agnes Obel 71898385d3df44cf82b113616d8e682d Agnes Obel effd6b132a5c40569ada51c7f4e2320e Agnes Obel cf509c80611d2f139c3d7c0edf1539b3 Agnes Obel 38c1ce5897d802f2bc793f20d44b1bfd Agnes Obel 1e44ec3f247b8e4e1a176ab92d68a01c Agnes Obel 2d9a85be5fa9471abe646a3d7233cabc Agnes Obel 645b35da44ed43f3b14559cdf1c6d353 Agnes Obel e34de8ab97c74b458da1770cbc7721c8 Agnes Obel 7bcfc34d97a34c6aab064de38f66ed71 Agnes Obel cd54509aa8ad4385c3e59e133d80d526 Agnes Obel 5fb02f320c1a4b50be747eeb993d7cd3 Agnes Obel 2bcde7570dd788fe2603e70afd74b18d Agnes Obel 8426ed023eb34915ae9903a5bda08b93 Agnes Obel e502c3b4e37133236b0845847546ea56 Agnes Obel 1fb45034be4061b9c4044da9fb7bf002 Agnes Obel 57e5e8938c380ad59b453b082347c644 Agnes Obel 5ef7a9be45b14c76ccc4fcbd2cdd334f Agnes Obel 620b10a1eda34bc98a5a97aef4e5b5ec Agnes Obel c03fcef0215140c29b4d9067a684b24f