Torbjørn Eirik Økland (born 25 December 1964) is a Norwegian musician. Together with Øyvind Staveland he was the founder of the Norwegian band Vamp.
Økland is also a studio musician for a number of well-known Norwegian artists.
He is also a member of the folk-inspired group Streif .
Vamp is a folk-rock band from Haugesund, Norway with founding members Øyvind Staveland, Calle Øyvind Apeland, Paul Hansen, Bjørn Berge, Odin Staveland and Tore Jamne. The band's musical profile is a mix of Norwegian traditional folk music combined with rock.
Arne Larsen Økland is a Norwegian former footballer who played as a striker for Vard Haugesund, Bryne, Bayer Leverkusen and Racing Club de Paris. He was capped 54 times for Norway, scoring 13 goals and he is regarded as one of the best Norwegian players of his generation. He later coached Bryne and Viking.
Øyvind Staveland was the founder of the Norwegian band Vamp together with Torbjørn Økland in 1991.
Carl Øyvind Apeland. Is a Norwegian musician plays bass, guitar, and keyboard in the Norwegian band Vamp.
Nils Andreas Økland was a Norwegian Esperantist and teacher in Stord (Hordaland), Norway. He spent some years in his youth on the island Utsira, where his father was a school teacher. Nils Økland was married to Hanna Olava Bergstøl, and they had 3 sons. His father Matthias Larsen Økland was also a school teacher and a church chorister; his mother was Signi Nilsdatter from Eidsvåg. Having learned Esperanto indirectly through his friend Haldor Midthus by 1904, he served as president on the executive council of Stord's Norwegian Esperanto League branch.
Nils Økland is a Norwegian Hardanger fiddle player known as a bridge builder between contemporary music and folk music, and the brother of the musician Torbjørn Økland.
Einar Økland is a Norwegian poet, playwright, essayist and children's writer.
Økland is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:
Betrayal is a 2009 Norwegian historic action film directed by Håkon Gundersen, starring Fridtjov Såheim, Lene Nystrøm, Götz Otto and Kåre Conradi. The film is based on a true story.
Ståle Økland is a Norwegian writer, thinker, trend expert and public speaker. He grew up in Bryne, Leverkusen and Paris. He currently lives in Oslo, Norway.
Hans Økland was a Norwegian meteorologist and geophysicist.
Vossajazz or Vossa Jazz is an international jazz festival in Voss, Norway, which takes place annually during the week before Easter, and which also includes concerts throughout the year. The festival has been led by Trude Storheim since August 2007.
Gabriel Fliflet is a Norwegian accordion player and vocalist, known for his multicultural musical expressions and numerous recordings. He is the brother of bass player and sagspiller Andreas Fliflet, and the son of Albert Lange Fliflet, who have done the achievement of translating the Finnish national epic Kalevala a New Norwegian which is close to the language of Western Telemark.
Bjørnar Andresen was a Norwegian jazz musician, known for his improvisational and multicultural musical expression in a variety of publications.
Bjørn Berge is a Norwegian guitarist and blues artist.
Sigbjørn Apeland is a musician and scientist, known from several recordings and for his work in the borderland between folk music, church music and improvisational music.
Tom Stræte Lagergren, professionally known as Matoma, is a Norwegian DJ and record producer.
Punkt International Music Festival or Punktfestivalen is a music festival that has been arranged every year in Kristiansand, Norway since 2005.
The following is a list of notable events and releases of the year 1964 in Norwegian music.