The Wilkes Head & The Cock Inn @ October 6th & 7th, 2018
Nilsen’s Southern Harmony:
Nilsen’s Southern Harmony has released a mini-album called “NSH”, and a full album called “Hardcore Roadhouse Gospel”, and is a mainstay of the Norwegian festival circuit. The instrumental “Twangin’”, from “NSH”, is the theme song of the Oslo Americana Sessions Radio Show. Two songs written by Nilsen have been #1 hits in Norway this year, “Help Me Hold On” (Anders Brodersen), and “Baby Don’t Ask” (Linda Kvam + Big Hand). His songs have been featured on the Netflix series DAG, and several Scandinavian TV series. Other recent critically acclaimed hit releases such as Petter Baarli (Backstreet Girls) – “You Petter Be Good”, and Big Hand – “50 Years On The Road”, contain 3 and 4 tracks co-written by Nilsen (including the European top 3 single; Starting All Over Again), and he’s got seven cuts on the Big Hand + Benoni album, (including the European top 5 single; The Life and Times of a Singing Cowboy.