Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Bergen

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List of Bergen bands, listed by their level of fame. This Bergen musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Bergen bands are included, as well as many Bergen musicians of underground status. This list of Bergen musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Bergen bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

List bands include Sissel Kyrkjebø, Kings of Convenience and many additional bands as well.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Bergen?" or "What is a list of Bergen bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (22 items)

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Sissel Kyrkjebø is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Sissel Kyrkjebø Pop music, Folk music, Operatic pop Sissel Kyrkjebø, also simply known as Sissel, is a Norwegian soprano. Sissel is considered one of the world's top crossover sopranos. Sissel's musical style runs the gamut from pop ...more

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Kings of Convenience is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Kings of Convenience Indie pop, Folk rock, Electronic dance music Kings of Convenience is an indie folk-pop duo from Bergen, Norway. Consisting of Erlend Øye and Eirik Glambek Bøe, the musical group is known for their delicate tunes, calming ...more

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Gorgoroth is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Gorgoroth Black metal, Heavy metal Gorgoroth is a Norwegian black metal band based in Bergen. Formed in 1992 by Infernus, the band is named after the dead plateau of evil and darkness in the land of Mordor from J. R. R. Tolkien's ...more

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Kurt Nilsen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Kurt Nilsen Pop music, Rock music, Country Kurt Erik Kleppe Nilsen is a Norwegian pop/country singer. He won the first season of the Norwegian version of the reality television show Pop Idol, which aired on TV 2 in May 2003. He then won ...more

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Datarock is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Datarock Disco, Pop music, Dance-punk Datarock, derived from the Norwegian word for computer – datamaskin and the word rock, is a Norwegian electronic rock band. The red jumpsuit-wearing band formed in 2000 as Fredrik Saroea, Ketil ...more

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Immortal is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Immortal Thrash metal, Black metal, Heavy metal Immortal was a black metal band from Bergen, Norway, founded in 1990 by current frontman and guitarist Abbath Doom Occulta and former guitarist Demonaz Doom Occulta. The pair worked with various ...more

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Burzum is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Burzum Dark ambient, Black ambient, Black metal Burzum is the musical project of Norwegian musician and writer Varg Vikernes. Vikernes began making music in 1988, but it was not until 1991 that he recorded his first demos as Burzum. The word ...more

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Ole Bull is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Ole Bull Classical music Ole Bornemann Bull was a Norwegian violinist and composer.

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Borknagar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Borknagar Progressive metal, Viking metal, Black metal Borknagar is a progressive black metal band from Bergen, Norway, founded in 1995 by Øystein Garnes Brun. The band's style combines black metal and folk metal with progressive and melodic ...more

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The Kovenant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
The Kovenant Dark ambient, Symphonic black metal, Industrial metal The Kovenant is a Norwegian black metal band from Oslo/Hamar. The band originally formed as Covenant in 1993, but in 1999 were forced to change their name to The Kovenant due to a dispute with a ...more

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Taake is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Taake Viking metal, Black metal, Heavy metal Taake is a Norwegian black metal band, formed in 1993 in Bergen by Hoest under the name Thule. "Taake" is the old spelling of the Norwegian word "tåke", meaning

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Helheim is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Helheim Viking metal, Black metal Helheim is a Viking black metal band from Bergen, Norway.

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Aeternus is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Aeternus Black metal, Death metal Aeternus is a Black/Death/Dark Metal band from Bergen, Norway. It was formed in 1993 as an idea of Ronny Hovland, calling himself Ares, and Erik Heggernes, aka Vrolok. Later in 1996 Nicola ...more

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Annie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Annie Synthpop, Pop music, Dance music Anne Lilia Berge Strand, better known by her stage name Annie, is a Norwegian pop singer and DJ. Annie began her recording career in 1999 with the underground hit single "The Greatest ...more

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Erlend Øye is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Erlend Øye Electronic music, Electronic dance music, Instrumental Erlend Øye is a Norwegian composer, musician, producer, singer and songwriter from Bergen, best known for being part, together with Eirik Glambek Bøe, of the indie folk duo Kings ...more

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Audrey Horne is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Audrey Horne Indie pop, Rock music, Pop rock Audrey Horne are a hard rock band from Bergen, Norway. The band took its name from Sherilyn Fenn's character in the cult TV series Twin Peaks. Although some of the band's members play or have ...more

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Sahg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Sahg Doom metal, Heavy metal, Stoner rock Sahg is a four-piece Norwegian metal band formed in the summer of 2004.

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Poor Rich Ones is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Poor Rich Ones Pop music, Rock music, Folk rock Poor Rich Ones was a pop and rock band from Bergen, Norway, comprised by lead singer, songwriter and guitarist William Hut, keyboardist Bjørn Bunes, bassist Tor Sørensen, ...more

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Lorraine is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Lorraine Pop music, Pop rock Blackroom formerly known as Lorraine are a 3-piece band from Bergen in Norway consisting of Ole Gunnar Gundersen, Anders Winsents and Paal Myran Haaland. They signed to the major record label ...more

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Bergen filharmoniske orkester is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Bergen filharmoniske orkester The Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra is one of the world's oldest orchestral institutions. It performs some 110 concerts a year, and is based at the 1,500-seat Grieg Hall in Bergen, Norway.

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Circular is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Circular Ambient music Circular was conceived during the autumn of '95. The project is visioned as a melting pot of sonical textures and sounds, taking the listener on a journey into unfamiliar territories.

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Ribozyme is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Bergen
Ribozyme Progressive rock, Hard rock Ribozyme is a Norwegian hard rock band formed in 1998. It features progressive drum beats, emotionally strong guitars and an ever-changing vocal style. It has been classified as dark, but not ...more