Troll (singer)

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Troll
Also known as Troll
Born (1983-02-18) 18 February 1983 (age 31)
Origin Asker, Norway
Genres Rock, pop, alternative rock
Occupations Musician, singer-songwriter, film maker, visual artist
Instruments Vocals, guitar
Years active 2003–present
Associated acts Rover
Website www.roverofficial.com www.newparadigm.no www.licksbytroll.com

Troll Toftenes[1] (born March 18, 1983), is an award winning Norwegian singer, musician, writer, film maker and visual artist, best known for being lead singer of the Oslo-based rock band Rover. Toftenes is part owner of the Norwegian film company New Paradigm Films, and co-director of the award winning 2010 UFO documentary The Day Before Disclosure.[2]

Work[edit]

Musical releases[edit]

  • Dark Rain Beautiful (EP 2004)
  • The Great Outdoors (EP 2006)
  • Perfect Violation (EP 2010)
  • The Illumination (Album 2011)

Film releases[edit]

  • Crop Circles – Crossovers from Another Dimension (Documentary 2005)
  • The Portal – The Hessdalen Light Phenomenon (Documentary 2009)
  • The Solitary World (Short Film 2010)
  • The Day Before Disclosure (Documentary 2010)
  • Levende Helse – På Sporet Av Nøkkelen (Norwegian Documentary 2012)

Music Videos[edit]

  • Shotgun (Rover – 2006)
  • Plate of Tears (Rover – 2007)
  • Perfect Violation (Rover – 2010)
  • I Am Man – A Call For Unity (Rover – 2011)
  • Days of Delay (Rover – 2012)

Awards[edit]

Film[edit]

  • EBE Awards 2005 Best Documentary UFO Related Phenomena: Crop Circles – Crossovers from Another Dimension[3]
  • EBE Awards 2005 Peoples Choice Award: Crop Circles – Crossovers from Another Dimension[4]
  • ASPE Sir Arthur Awards 2010 Best Documentary Over 60 Minutes: The Day Before Disclosure[5]
  • ASPE Sir Arthur Awards 2010 Best Documentary Under 60 Minutes: The Portal – The Hessdalen Light Phenomenon[6]
  • EBE Awards 2011 Peoples Choice Award: The Day Before Disclosure[7]

Music[edit]

  • MP Awards 2010 Best Up and Coming Studio Artist: Rover[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hvem er Troll? licksbytroll.com
  2. ^ "The Day Before Disclosure". New Paradigm Films. Retrieved 2010-10-10. 
  3. ^ "American Film Award to Norwegian documentary". Norsk Kornsirkelgruppe. Retrieved 2006-04-08. 
  4. ^ "American Film Award to Norwegian documentary". Norsk Kornsirkelgruppe. Retrieved 2006-04-08. 
  5. ^ "2010 Sir Arthur Film Festival Winners". ASPE. Retrieved 2010-09-12. 
  6. ^ "2010 Sir Arthur Film Festival Winners". ASPE. Retrieved 2010-09-12. 
  7. ^ "2011 EBE UFO Film Festival Winners". OpenMinds Productions. Retrieved 2011-03-11. 
  8. ^ "Rover vinner MP PRISEN!". MusikkPraksis. Retrieved 2010-02-24.