Friday Night Fever

FRIDAY NIGHT FEVER had arrived on Værøy. Dance night at the pub with a local band playing. When you’ve been living on a tiny Arctic island for some time little things like that get your pulse racing. I felt like a seventeen-year-old all over again. Oh, how the memories come flooding back. At seventeen I was a […]

God Jul! to all my readers

THIS VIDEO in the web edition of The Guardian newspaper caught my attention today, and I thought I’d like to share it with my followers and readers because of its seasonal feel. For those who want to read the accompanying text and Guardian comments, I leave this link: http://www.theguardian.com/travel/video/2013/dec/24/norways-ice-music-festival-video Held about halfway between Bergen and Oslo, the long […]

Do you Dream? – Dream

NO BLOG entitled Pedersen’s Last Dream would be complete without including the song Do You Dream? by Norwegian progressive rock band Dream. Comprised of Christian Reim, Hans-Marius Stormoen, Terje Rypdal and Tom Karlsen, Dream recorded only one album entitled Get Dreamy on Polydor in 1967. The rock scene in Norway in was fairly small during the Flower Power years […]