Susanna returns to US, this time with her trio with Helge Sten (Supersilent/Deathprod/Minibus Pimps) and Fredrik Wallumrød (El Caco).
Susanna won her first Spellemannpris (Norwegian Grammy Awards) for the release Susanna and Ensemble neoN 'The Forester'. The award took place in Stavanger this weekend, and Susanna and neoN was represented at the ceremony.
Susanna is celebrating 10 years as a recording artist in 2014, and what ten years it has been. Nine albums, and touring in Europe and even Asia and USA has kept Susanna busy for a decade. The new year starts with announcing the release of Minibus Pimps (John Paul Jones and Helge Sten) 'Cloud To Ground' on SusannaSonata in March. The short film 'The Forester' premiers at Cinemateket in Oslo 31st of January.
Susanna had a very busy late summer and fall. In August she was a guest with Stian Westerhus & Pale Horses in Nidarosdomen in Trondheim during Olavsfestdagene. In September she released her collaboration with Ensemble neoN 'The Forester' on her own label SusannaSonata.
Susanna will release a new album in September (US and Norway), and November (GSA and UK)- it is called 'The Forester' and will be released on Susanna's own label SusannaSonata.
Giovanna Pessi and Susanna will togehter with Jane Achtman and Marco Ambrosini play two festivals in September, in Bratislava and in Düsseldorf.
Susanna will be playing the opening concert for Bonnie 'Prince' Billy at Rockefeller in Oslo 24th of May.