Draft:Jimi Somewhere

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  • Symbol opinion vote.svg Comment: Same issues apply as before. iTunes and Medium are not reliable sources so adding them made it worse. CNMall41 (talk) 18:18, 24 December 2018 (UTC)
  • Symbol opinion vote.svg Comment: I used Google Translate for the majority of the sources. Assuming that the publications are reliable, I looked at the type of references and what they said. Unfortunately, they are not in-depth about the subject. Some are interviews and others are mentions. I cannot locate any of the music on charts so based on what is presented, I do not feel the subject meets notability guidelines. CNMall41 (talk) 04:53, 24 December 2018 (UTC)

Benjamin Schandy, also known under his stage name Jimi Somewhere, is a norwegian singer, music producer and designer.[1][2] His musical genres are alternative[3], indie and electronic pop[4].

In 2016 Jimi was named "Ukas Urørt" by norwegian radio station NRK P3.[5][6] The following year, he released his debut EP Memoria[3], through his record label Inquiring Minds. According to Schandy, he and his producer Milo Orchis recorded the entire EP in their dorm room at school[7], before posting it on SoundCloud in 2016. He later released music videos for the two singles off the EP, "Escape"[8] and "The Beach".[9]

In 2017 American magazine The Fader posted a list of 15 Scandinavian artists to listen to in 2018, with Jimi as number 9.[4] Schandy has performed at festivals such as Ekkofestival[10], by:Larm,[11] and Slottsfjell.[7] He has also performed in Berlin at the Ja Ja Ja Nordic Music Affair[12]. In 2018 he joined Norwegian indie band Boy Pablo on their European tour.[11][13]

Discography[edit]

EPs[edit]

  • Memoria (2017)[14]
  • Ponyboy (2019)

Singles[edit]

  • "Escape" (2017)[15]
  • "The Beach" (2017)[16]
  • "Waking Up" (2017)[17]
  • "Fall Down" featuring Hanne Mjøen (2018)[18]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Satser alt på musikken". Lindesnes. Retrieved 2018-11-23.
  2. ^ "Slipper sommerlåt - Opp". Opp (in Norwegian Bokmål). 2018-05-20. Retrieved 2018-11-23.
  3. ^ a b "Memoria - EP by Jimi Somewhere". itunes.com. Retrieved November 23, 2018.
  4. ^ a b Renshaw, David; Cliff, Aimee; Myers, Owen; Gong, Sharon (December 11, 2017). "15 Scandinavian artists to listen to in 2018". The Fader. Retrieved November 23, 2018.
  5. ^ Soufi-Grimsrud, Ali (August 29, 2016). "-Det er ingen regler i musikk". NRK P3. Retrieved November 23, 2018.
  6. ^ "Ble kåret til Ukas Urørt på P3 – nå blir talentet lagt merke til". Ringerikes Blad (in Norwegian). 2016-10-22. Retrieved 2018-11-23.
  7. ^ a b "ATC Live | Jimi Somewhere". ATC Live. Retrieved 2018-12-24.
  8. ^ FOREVER, JIMI SOMEWHERE - ESCAPE, retrieved 2018-12-24
  9. ^ "Watch the Stripped-Back Video for Jimi Somewhere's "The Beach"". PigeonsandPlanes. Retrieved 2018-11-23.
  10. ^ "EKKO - Jimi Somewhere". ekko.no. Retrieved November 23, 2018.
  11. ^ a b "(+) 18-åring spiller på by:Larm". Drammens Tidende (in Norwegian). 2017-02-18. Retrieved 2018-11-23.
  12. ^ Dimmen, Pål (August 7, 2018). "Jimi Somewhere spiller på Ja Ja Ja Berlin". no.musicnorway.no. Retrieved December 24, 2018.
  13. ^ Davies, Rachel G. (2018-12-06). "Boy Pablo: Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds — Review". URYMusic. Retrieved 2018-12-24.
  14. ^ Tveit, Janne Monsen (August 21, 2017). "Jimi Somewhere (19) vil vekke følelser". 730.no (in Norwegian). Retrieved November 24, 2018.
  15. ^ Tveit, Janne Monsen (February 24, 2017). "Drømmende debut fra ung drammenser". 730.no (in Norwegian). Retrieved November 24, 2018.
  16. ^ Tveit, Janne Monsen (June 15, 2017). "Norsk førpremiere: -Kjærlighet er vanskelig, men verdt det!". 730.no (in Norwegian). Retrieved November 24, 2018.
  17. ^ Price, Joe (November 3, 2017). "Norwegian Artist Jimi Somewhere Returns with Gorgeous New Single "Waking Up"". Pigeons & Planes. Retrieved November 24, 2018.
  18. ^ "Interview: Hanne Mjøen & Jimi Somewhere - "Fall Down"". Junkyard. 2018. Retrieved November 24, 2018.