Norwegian-Iranian artist, songwriter, composer, producer and DJ
OUT OF CONTROL
LIVE @ SOFAR SOUNDS
Concerts, releases and more
(DJ gigs are announced on Instagram/FB)
ANTHEM FOR THE NORWEGIAN CHAMPIONSHIP
WRITTEN TOGETHER WITH MARTIN VINJE &
LIVE FOYN FRIIS
June 17, 2022
KLODEN TEATER MAY '22
May 25th, 2022
THE THEATRE PLAY "EMMA"
COMPOSER & PERFORMER
May 4th, 2022
"NEVER GOT TO KNOW YOU"
March 25, 2022
FINALLY SOME LIVE SHOWS AFTER LOCKDOWN!
October 30th, 2021
WORKING ON MY UPCOMING EP "AZERI BABY"
August 2nd, 2021
ARTIST RESIDENCY WITH THE PROJECT "DJ/DANCEFLOOR" TOGETHER WITH ANDREA WINSNES AT SEANSE IN VOLDA.
June 18th, 2021
"TAKE ME BACK" FEATURED IN THE SWEDISH DRAMA SERIES "UDDA VECKOR" ON DISCOVERY+.
April 23rd, 2021
PLAYING AT SØRVEIV, KRISTIANSAND
October 31th, 2020
"1992 DENIM/BABY" KING GEORGE VIII FEAT. MARIE SAHBA OUT NOW
September 25, 2020
"TAKE ME BACK" FEATURED IN THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED TV2 SERIES "HEKSEJAKT"
January 30th, 2020
DEBUT-EP OUT NOW
November 15th, 2019
Marie Sahba is a Norwegian-Iranian artist, songwriter, producer, composer and DJ who make alternative pop with a hint of her Iranian roots. She releases her music on her label «Sahba Records». Her debut-EP "Out of Control" was released November 15th 2019.
In January 2019 she released the song "Take Me Back» which was the first song she produced and released on her own label. It made it to the H&M international in-store playlists, New Music Friday and Norwegian radio etc. It was also featured in the critically acclaimed TV2 series "Heksejakt" and the Swedish drama series "Udda Veckor" on Discovery+. She continued with with the strong follow-ups «Dancing Alone» and «Out of Control». «Out of Control», which is also the title track of the EP.
Marie Sahba has received great reviews from her past live performances and has proven herself to be a strong live artist. Adressa wrote that Marie Sahba «is a wonderful force of nature» and that «the concert at Trondheim Calling was a powerful demonstration». She has also been nominated for by:Larm’s «role model»-prize, played at by:Larm, Pstereo, Sørveiv, Rockefeller, Sentrum Scene, Parkteatret and on NRK P3.
In the spring of 2022 Marie Sahba composed and performed the music for the theatre play "EMMA" by Sacha Slengesol Balgobin / Elg Elgesem at Kloden Teater. More shows will be announced soon.
Marie Sahba has composed music for several short films by Oscar Udbye together with the trio "Kattguldet": "Gammel Bikkje, Nye Triks", "Noen ting som skjedde 8.mars" and "A Man Came From The Sea". They received the award for "Original Film Music" at Watersprite Film Festival in Cambridge in 2014 for the soundtrack of "A Man Came From The Sea". She has also composed music for other short films, dance performances, jingles and so on.
When she’s not creating and performing, she’s also a busy DJ in the Norwegian club scene- both solo and together with the duo CAVAGOTCHI.
Reviews (in Norwegian):
Trondheim Calling 2017: http://bit.ly/2jLa0Ql
Trondheim Calling 2015: http://bit.ly/2f4t4EM
Pstereo 2015: http://bit.ly/2eLsMpJ
Feminalen 2015: http://bit.ly/2gHHElH
Photo by Ida Bjørvik
DJ MARIE SAHBA is known for her solid sets, big love for music and her unique way of reading a crowd has shaken many dancefloors over the years in both the Norwegian club scene and event industry both solo and with the duo CAVAGOTCHI (with her partner in crime Cosmo Kessler). Her diverse taste in music translates into a variety of unique sets such as old school pop, rnb, hiphop, latin, hits from the past five decades, new beats and jams to eastern house, world, funk and lounge. Marie Sahba sure knows how to tailor her sets and create a wonderful experience for everyone involved.
DJ Marie Sahba has played at Blå, Parkteatret, Kulturhuset, Sentralen, Oslo Street Food, Stratos, Grand Hotel, Youngs, Internasjonalen, SALT, Pakkhuset ++ and festivals such as by:larm, Trondheim Calling and Sørveiv ++.
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