Kenneth Bager

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Kenneth Bager
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Background information
Birth name Kenneth Bager
Born (1962-03-06) March 6, 1962 (age 52)
Origin Denmark
Genres Downtempo, Chillout, Electronic, Dub, Pop
Occupation(s) Musician, record producer, DJ
Years active Late 1980s–present
Labels Music for dreams
Website www.kennethbager.dk

Kenneth Bager (born March 6, 1962) is a Danish musician and record producer.[1][2][3][4]

History[edit]

Bager started his musical career back in the mid 1980s as a DJ.[5] In 1994, he released a compilation called "Music for Dreams" featuring, among others, Peter Gabriel and Michael Nyman.[6] Kenneth received his breakthrough with the release of his critically acclaimed debut album "Fragments From A Space Cadet" in 2006, for which he received the Danish Statens Kunstfond award.[7] In 2007, Bager was amongst the performers at the annual Roskilde Festival.[8] From 2010 onwards he released his work under the moniker "The Kenneth Bager Experience".

Discography[edit]

  • 1994 - Music for dreams
  • 2006 - Fragments From A Space Cadet
  • 2010 - Fragments from a Space Cadet 2
  • 2010 - Naked Music Remix EP (5 different versions)
  • 2010 - Fragment 14 - Naked Music Remix EP (incl. remixes by Peter Zohdy, Kottarashky and others)
  • 2010 - I Can't Wait Remix EP #1
  • 2010 - I Can't Wait Remix EP #2
  • 2011 - The Sound of Swing (Oh Na Na)
  • 2012 - The Sound of ...

References[edit]

  1. ^ Morck, Tonie Yde (September 10, 2008). "Bagerens bekendelser" [Bager's Confessions]. Berlingske Tidende (in Danish). Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  2. ^ Lester, Paul (August 3, 2011). "Kenneth Bager (No 1,077)". The Guardian. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  3. ^ Skjodt, Sabrina (June 1, 2014). "Kenneth Bager: Jeg vil bare gerne passe mig selv og udgive noget musik" [Kenneth Bager: I'll just take care of myself and make some music]. Politiken (in Danish). Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  4. ^ Thomsen, Philip (March 22, 2011). "Kenneth Bager: - Kjeld blev anerkendt til sidst" [Kenneth Bager became famous at last]. Ekstra Bladet (in Danish). Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  5. ^ http://www.myspace.com/kennethbager Kenneth Bager's myspace - History
  6. ^ http://www.musicfordreams.dk/music.html music for dreams__, retrieved June 2, 2008.
  7. ^ http://www.kunst.dk/musik/om-tilskud/hvem-har-faaet-tilskud/2006/praemieringer-2006-kunsfond/ Statens Kunstfonds præmieringer 2006.
  8. ^ http://www.roskilde-festival.dk/uk/history/2007/band_schedule/date/1183908600/ Roskilde Festival 2007: Performance Schedule

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