This Berlin-based Dane was awarded P3’s (Danish National Radio) Talent Prize for her debut album ‘Philharmonics’, was nominated for Impala European Independent Album of the Year for her song ‘Riverside’ (from the Submarino’s soundtrack) and won the Robert Award for the Best Original Song of the year 2011.

“There are echoes of Radiohead, Brian Eno and even the softer end of the Aphex Twin in the strange pianoscapes on her debut album” – The Word

Agnes Obel  plays London’s Union Chapel this evening, Ruby Lounge in Manchester 9th and Stereo in Glasgow 10th. Tickets for the Union Chapel show are on sale here.

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