Picidae

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Picidae’s character is found in the unique sound combinations: the ancient instrument lyre and other stringed instruments combined with a trumpet that is picked apart and reassembled in ways unimaginable. The duo works within a style reminiscent of medieval and renaissance music mixed with new electronic pop music and jazz. In the fall of 2016 Picidae released their debut album ”It’s Another Wor d” in Scandinavia. It was produced by Morten Martens (Thom Hell, Hanne Kolstø and Kjetil Grande) and released on jazz/folk/world label NORCD. The album received great reviews and was inlucded in The Europe Jazz Media Chart for october 2016. Picidae have also previously released the EP "yesmakemedream" which was produced by Even Ormestad and Audun Borrman Borrman (Hanne Hukkelberg, Marit Larsen og Susanna). Picidae have played concerts in Norway, Sweden and Italy in particular places such as mausoleums, old factories and bunkers, to galleries, churches and clubs. The duo has also toured Japan four times. Eirik and Tara are active in several other bands including Kaada, Augur Ensemble, Jacon, Fym and Anne Marie Almedal. Tara has also made som music for film, television and theatre.