Ulige Numre

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Ulige Numre
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Ulige Numre lead singer Carl Emil Petersen at Forbrændingen in January 2012.
Background information
Genres Pop
Years active 2011 – present
Labels A:larm / Universal Music
Members Carl Emil Petersen
Nick Lee
Teis Lindeskov Søgaard
Jacob Ulstrup

Ulige Numre is a Danish rock band made up of Carl Emil Petersen (vocals and guitar), Nick Lee (bass), Teis Lindeskov Søgaard (drums) and Jacob Ulstrup (keyboards). They are signed to A:larm / Universal Music label.

Career[edit]

Ulige Numre ("odd numbers" in Danish), played their debut gig the 26th of November 2010 in "HUSET-KBH", placed in Magstræde in Copenhagen. Playing early songs such as "Sølvvognen"("silver chariot") and "Hænder"("hands"). Through 2011 they built up a small fanbase in Copenhagen, while they recorded their music. The 26th of September 2011 their debut single "København" ("Copenhagen") was released. Straight away it went to be a charting single. The self-produced music video was launched on their YouTube channel.[1][1] The video, containing old footage about Copenhagen and clips from feature films, received wide media coverage and attention on social media sites.[2] The single was promoted on DR P3, and the band made appearances on TV shows including Det Nye Talkshow - med Anders Lund Madsen. In 2012, "København" won "Best Song 2012" at Årets Steppeulv awards.[3]

On 31 October 2011, the band released its well-received self-titled EP Ulige numre.[4][5][6] It was released on Auditorium label and is produced by Nikolaj Nørlund. The singles "København" and "Navn i sneen" ("name in the snow") received heavy airplay on Danish radio station P3. In 2012 Ulige Numre had a growing fanbase and played concerts all over Denmark, mainly on Danish festivals, the biggest being Roskilde Festival. In June 2013, the single "Blå" (meaning "blue") was released and received a lot of airplay on Danish radio. The single reached number 38 on the Danish charts. The 12th of August their debut album "Nu til Dags" ("now a days") was released, and went number 1 on the Danish charts. The 19th of September 2013 Ulige Numre began their "Nu til Dags"-tour around Denmark. The tour began in Aarhus and ended in Copenhagen the 26th of October.

In popular culture[edit]

  • On 18 February 2012, the Danish reality television X Factor contestant Morten Benjamin performed the Ulige Numre's "København" [2]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Year Album Peak chart positions Certifications
DEN
[7]
2013 Nu til dags 1

EPs[edit]

  • 2011: Ulige Numre

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Certifications Album
DEN
[7]
2012 "København" 8
2013 "Blå" 39

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