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Message from Jorn

Jorn Dracula

 

The Dracula album is doing really well, and I'm happy to see all the great reviews. It's an album somewhat out of the ordinary, and it has been exiting to do something different.

I wish to thank everyone for all the positive feedback and support, it means a lot to me, and is truly inspiring! It encourages me to push forward and work even harder.

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MATS OLAUSSON HAS PASSED AWAY

Mats OlaussonI am sad to hear that yet another great musician, colleague and friend has passed away. Mats was found in his hotel room in downtown Ryong, Thailand, and as far as we know nothing criminal has happened. To know that Randy Coven went less than a year ago, and now Mats, is devastating, my thoughts go to his family and all his friends.

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NEW YEARS EVE IN KAVARNA, BULGARIA

jorn bulgariaI had a great time in Kavarna, celebrating New Years Eve together with family and friends in "The City of Rock". When we left Norway we didn't expect 15 minus this far south in Europe, and it felt weird watching the weather forecast describe 6-7 pluss, back home.We wore warm clothes, and soon forgot about the cold, as we were treated so good and was exceptionally well taken care of. The Christmas Party we were invited to was great, and joining in on the traditional Bulgarian folk dance was good fun.

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WALKING ON WATER MUSIC VIDEO

jorn waterThe official music video for "Walking On Water" from Dracula "Swing of Death", will be released on January 9th 2015, follow THIS LINK for a preview.

"Walking On Water" is now availble on itunes.

ALBUM ABOUT THE DARKEST LEGEND OF THEM ALL - DRACULA - TO BE RELEASED JANUARY 2015

jorntrondur draculiusA demonic and beautiful love story inspired by Bram Stokers Dracula, reflecting the inner shadows of the man and myth.
We have worked on and off, on this epic album, and it took us close to 4 years to complete it. It's not the typical rock opera with a storyteller and long instrumental parts, but more of a dark and melodic rock album with songs of radio potential that take you straight to the point.

Read more: ALBUM ABOUT THE DARKEST LEGEND OF THEM ALL - DRACULA - TO BE RELEASED JANUARY 2015

MESSAGE FROM JORN

jornmagnusiusJust been recording at Magnus Karlssons studio in Sweden, one of the songs for his new solo album project Free Fall II. We worked intensely for two days, and had a great time. I haven't had time to guest on projects like this the last few years, and it felt good to do something different. His album will feature several well-known singers, and is scheduled for release summer 2015.

 - Jorn

JORN LANDE, GRAHAM BONNET AND DOOGIE WHITE TOGETHER IN CONCERT

jorn 1Billed as "Three Tenors in Rock", this truly special event will take place in a mountain hall in Gjøvik, Norway, Friday 17th, and in Fauske Saturday 18th of October.
Jorn says: "Originally Joe Lynn Turner was supposed to do this with us, but because he is scheduled for surgery in october, he has to rest for the next few months. I wish him all the best and hope he recovers soon".

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GREAT SHOW IN ISTANBUL!

Jorn Istanbul

I wish to thank the staff at the Rock Off festival for their hospitality and great service. A festival doesn't get much better than this!
It was a magic night, and we all hope to be back again soon!

- Jorn

KAVARNA ROCK FEST 2014

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We had a great time at the Kavarna Rock Fest in Bulgaria this weekend, and would like to thank everyone for their hospitality and kindness. With such a great reception from the crowd and festival staff, we all felt very privileged. Special thanks to Dani and Elena who took such good care of us!

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JORN FEATURING IN ONE OF THE WORLDS LEADING GAMES "LEAGUE OF LEGENDS"

karthus pentakill frontmanThe song "Lightbringer" was launched on May 27th by Riot Games, Inc.

Jorns comment:
I worked closely with music producer Christian Linke of Riot Games in LA, on a project called "Pentakill", which is basically a heavy rock band within the League of Legends concept.
"Pentakill" is the Valoran continents most famous (and possibly only) rock band. Its members consist of champions from the game.
It's very exciting to be a part of this new development in the gaming industry, it's a great opportunity to be able to reach out to millions of people worldwide in just a blink of an eye. It has been a great experience working with the productive and dedicated people of Riot Games, and I am truly proud to be a part of this!

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