(Adapted from my blog post Oct. 5th, 2014 http://mystifistiskemay.blogg.no/1412516699_quiet_is_the_new_loud.html)
It was a Monday evening in autumn, Vulkan Arena in Oslo, September 22nd, 2014. Around 300 people had supported the new book from author Ørjan Nilsson, and gotten the chance to attend a private interview and concert with Kings of Convenience.
Up a staircase we were handed out the books after giving our names. It was to be a seated concert by the looks of it, and on stage there were two mics and a couch area, seemingly meant for the interview part. The concert hall was dark and intimate, and seemed like the right setting for a Kings performance.
I was a bit early, and got a good seat, close to the stage. Unfortunately, a man of much taller stature than myself chose to sit in the seat in front of me, obscuring my view somewhat. …