A Blue Ray of Light From The Faroe Islands
Uni Debess is one of the most popular and prolific musicians to emerge from the Faroe Islands – and this North Atlantic archipelago really punches above its weight when it comes to producing outstanding, internationally acclaimed artists.
With 12 released albums to date, and many accoldaes under his belt including winner of the Faroese Music Grand Prix, as well as the Atlantic Music Event (AME), Uni Debess is a true powerhouse of creativity and a truly captivating, entertaining and exceptional performer.
Having established himself at a very young age in his native country in the more unusual blues genre, Uni Debess is a highly proficient singer, songwriter and guitarist. Since 2002 he has toured extensively, playing concerts, festivals at a wide variety of venues, across countries including Canada, UK, Ireland, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Iceland, Greenland and Spain. The vast majority of his 12 released albums feature exclusively his own original material, and Uni Debess is of course constantly writing and recording, for new releases and new shows. Uni’s music is frequently played on radio stations as well as on TV programmes both locally and internationally.