Need To Know: Ane Brun

6.3.2010

By Noah Michelson

Since 2003 the prolific Norwegian singer-songwriter Ane Brun, who describes her sound as "Joni Mitchell in 2010," has recorded six albums, three of which are studio albums, a live dvd and a collection of duets. Recently in New York to open for Peter Gabriel (and play as part of his backing band), we snagged a few minutes of her time to chat about songwriting, being inspired by the great jazz singers, and her perfect night on stage:

After, she played us an intimate version of her song, "The Treehouse Song":

For more info on Ane Bru, check out her official website here.

-- NOAH MICHELSON

Previously > Hummer: Sky Ferreira's "One"

Since 2003 the prolific Norwegian singer-songwriter Ane Brun, who describes her sound as "Joni Mitchell in 2010," has recorded six albums, three of which are studio albums, a live dvd and a collection of duets. Recently in New York to open for Peter Gabriel (and play as part of his backing band), we snagged a few minutes of her time to chat about songwriting, being inspired by the great jazz singers, and her perfect night on stage:

After, she played us an intimate version of her song, "The Treehouse Song":

For more info on Ane Bru, check out her official website here.

-- NOAH MICHELSON

Previously > Hummer: Sky Ferreira's "One"

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