Since ancient times, music has played a major role in Faroese culture. Today, the Faroese music scene is alive with artists of all genres. Since the mid-1970s, TUTL Records—the Faroese musicians' label—has played a central role in disseminating Faroese ethnic music and creating a platform for all genres of Faroese music.
Discover the ballad presented in dance form, a practise that became popular in the Faroes in the Middle Ages. The songs are grouped under the names "kvæði", "vísur" and "tættir". These three forms differ from each other in text content, rhythm, and melody.
The shop offers a rich opportunity to discover and experience Faroese music live and to explore the wide variety of genres that the musical islands have to offer. Drop by the shop to enjoy a free coffee with the friendly staff and discuss the diversity of the Faroese music scene.
Niels Finsensgøta 9c, FO-100 Tórshavn