Hailing from the beautiful town of Sandeid in the western part of Norway, Maria Toresen moved to Stavanger to pursue her passion for music. The past year she has been seen on the stages of many festivals and the showcase-festival Sørveiv this past November.
Her single “The Mountain” has been listed on Radio 102 and has been played frequently on the Norwegian radio channel P13.
Her music is characterized by mesmerizing vocals, beautiful harmonies, melodic antics combined with touching ‘on the spot’ lyrics. She sways between the genres of pop, folk and Americana, with references to artists like Ane Brun, First Aid Kit , Agnes Obel and Laura Marling.
Every song has it`s own story, and as a live artist she performs them with great empathy and devotion, captivating her audience.
released November 13, 2015
All songs written, composed and performed by Maria Toresen.
Produced by Svein Olav Hyttebakk.
Mixed by Kjetil Ulland.
Bass - Torje Fanebust Ås
Drums - Kim Christer Hylland
Artwork - Camilla Rosenlund