Erik Honoré

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Erik Honoré
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Background information
Born (1966-12-11) 11 December 1966 (age 52)
Kristiansand, Norway
Occupation(s)Writer, musician, record producer and engineer
InstrumentsElectronics, guitar
WebsiteErik 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]


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]


With Jan Bang
With Eivind Aarset
  • 2004: Connected (Jazzland)
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)
  • 2017: Tuesday Gods (Jazzland)


  1. ^ "Erik Honoré". Biography (in Norwegian). Archived from the original on 3 September 2014. Retrieved 2014-08-31.
  2. ^ a b Georgievski, Nenad (8 January 2013). "Erik Honore: Small Sonic Postcards". Interviews. All About Jazz. Retrieved 31 August 2014.
  3. ^ "Erik Honoré (f. 1966)". Biography (in Norwegian). Retrieved 31 August 2014.
  4. ^ a b Kelman, John (11 September 2014). "Erik Honore: Heliographs". Musical reviews. All About Jazz. Retrieved 31 August 2014.
  5. ^ "Jan Bang". Discography. Retrieved 31 August 2014.
  6. ^ "David Sylvian - Died in the Wool - MANAFON variations". Retrieved 31 August 2014.


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

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