Ragz

Ragz

 Liverpool, England, GBR
BandFolkAcoustic

Ragz is a singer-songwriter hailing from Norway, possessing a sweet, soaring voice known to captivate and move her audiences. Having recently supported artists including Wild Beasts, Laura Marling and Mumford & Sons, Ragz weaves intricate melodies with her emotive vocal, at times unconventional, yet rooted in the traditions of classic song-writing.

Biography

Ragz is a singer-songwriter born and raised in a land coloured by northern lights and fairytale creatures. With her rich, sustained voice, skilled musicianship and gorgeous, occasionally dark music, Ragz has gained many fans and favourable comparisons to, amongst others, Joni Mitchell, Feist and even Jeff Buckley.

She has cemented herself into the musical folklore of her current Hometown of Liverpool, and developed
her craft on stages across the UK, supporting a variety of artists including Wild Beasts, Laura Marling, Noah and the Whale, Mumford and Sons, Adem, Karima Francis, Ian McNabb, David Ford and Foy Vance.

"Baring her soul through beautifully crafted songs delivered with such a powerful and evocative voice, Ragz is always special,
tonight she is spellbindingly magnificent."
The Fly

“Siren with star quality” Liverpool Echo

“Ragz is well known for her ability to bring a dark hush over the lairiest of audiences – thanks to her sweet, rich voice and beautiful back catalogue of songs” Diesel U-Music

“The songstress is breathing new life into her craft with the rest of us lookingon in amazement. A great girl and a fine composer ladies and gentlemen”
International Online Music Magazine

“A crowd hushing voice & enchanting songs" - Richard Twine, L*A*W*M

“The epitome of beatitude of appearance and voice” - Alicia Rose

“Gorgeous, dark & spellbinding…” Howard Byrom, Lancaster Guardian

RECENT HIGHLIGHTS

Gig at Liverpool's Philharmonic Hall.

Select UK tour, followed by a series of homecoming Liverpool dates, including supporting Wild Beasts and Foy Vance.

Released special edition of the sold out 'Love You Still' EP.

Sold out The Bluecoat Arts Centre, Liverpool in April 2009 as one of thes eason’s headline performances,
and featured as lead article in their Spring 2009 brochure.

Supported the critically acclaimed ‘Mumford and Sons’ to a sold out Korova in Liverpool, February 2009.

Discography

NEW SINGLE 'You Started It All' OUT NOW, from:

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Ragnhild's new recordings are a collaboration with electronic producer Mario Leal, who has reworked her original tracks, creating unconventional songs of beauty, laced with dark undertones.

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- Little Stings EP (2008) RagzMusic.
- Bedroom Recordings 1 Limited Edition (2009)
- Bedroom Recordings 2 Limited Edition (2009)
- Love You Still EP (2009)
- Love You Still EP Special Edition (2009)
- Tusen Knuter Limited Edition (2010)
- Adore Him - Demo (2010)

Set List

approx 30 minutes.