|Birth name||Högni Reistrup|
|Genres||Electronic music, Folk music, Pop music|
|Associated acts||Lawetz, Högni Reistrup (solo)|
|Website||Högni Reistrup, Record label|
Artists such as Bob Dylan, Nick Drake, and Kári P. epitomises Reistrup's early work. He has a background in classical music which we find examples of in the period between 2007-2010. Songs such as "Friðsæla Stund" from the album Hugafar á ferð and "Náttarvöka" from the album Trý fet frá tilveruni have clear references to classical music.
Reistrup released his fourth album on 2 December 2013. The album is titled "'Áðrenn vit hvörva''. The album was recorded in Berlin in August 2012 and in Reykjavík in November 20112 and June 2013. Áðrenn vit hvörva - or "Before we disappear" - is produced by Ólavur Jákupsson and Janus Rasmussen. The song "Vegurin" was the first single from the album and was released August 1 2013.
Reistrup has played in countries such as England, Scotland, Iceland, Germany, Denmark, and The Faroe Islands.
- Myspace profile
- Planet.portal.fo, Høgni Reistrup á konsertferð.
- Portal.fo, Høgni er aftur nr. 1.
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