Erik Honoré

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Erik Honoré
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Background information
Born (1966-12-11) 11 December 1966 (age 50)
Kristiansand, Norway
Genres Electronica
Occupation(s) Writer, musician, record producer and engineer
Instruments Electronics, guitar
Website Erik Honoré on Myspace

Erik Honoré (born 11 December 1966 in Kristiansand, Norway) is a Norwegian writer, musician, record producer and sound engineer. As a musician, he has collaborated with Jan Bang, David Sylvian, Brian Eno/Peter Schwalm, Jon Hassell, Nils Petter Molvær, Arve Henriksen, Sidsel Endresen, Unni Wilhelmsen, Eivind Aarset, Claudia Scott, Anne Grete Preus, Savoy and produced all the albums from Velvet Belly.[1][2]

Career[edit]

Honoré is a graduate sound engineer and producer at the Norwegian Institute for Stage and Studio, a College in Oslo. He is a published novelist and has a long career as a musician, sound engineer and producer. Together with musician colleague Jan Bang he initiated the Punkt-festivalen in 2005, guest curated by Brian Eno in 2012.[3]

Honoré released the album Year of the Bullet (2012), a joint effort with vocalist and spouse Greta Aagre,[2] and in 2014 released his first solo album Heliographs.[4]

Discography (in selection)[edit]

Solo albums[edit]

  • 2014: Heliographs (Hubro Records)[4]

Collaborations[edit]

With Jan Bang
With Eivind Aarset
  • 2004: Connected (Jazzland Recordings)
With Elsewhere
  • 2005: Hijacker's Songs (Kampen Records)
With Arve Henriksen
With David Sylvian
  • 2011: Died In The Wool - MANAFON variations[6]
With Greta Aagre
  • 2012: Yyear Of The Bullet (Jazzland Recordings)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Erik Honoré". Biography (in Norwegian). Punktfestival.no. Archived from the original on 3 September 2014. Retrieved 2014-08-31. 
  2. ^ a b Georgievski, Nenad (2013-01-08). "Erik Honore: Small Sonic Postcards". Interviews. All About Jazz. Retrieved 2014-08-31. 
  3. ^ "Erik Honoré (f. 1966)". Biography (in Norwegian). Kristiansand.Folkebibl.no. Retrieved 2014-08-31. 
  4. ^ a b Kelman, John (2014-09-11). "Erik Honore: Heliographs". Musical reviews. All About Jazz. Retrieved 2014-08-31. 
  5. ^ "Jan Bang". Discography. Discogs.com. Retrieved 2014-08-31. 
  6. ^ "David Sylvian - Died in the Wool - MANAFON variations". DavidSylvian.com. Retrieved 2014-08-31. 

Bibliography[edit]

  • Orakelveggen (2002) novel
  • Ubåten på Nørholm (2003) novel
  • Kaprersanger (2005) novel

External links[edit]