Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Bali: So Simple!
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Jln. By Pass Ida Bagus Mantra,
Jln. Pucuk 1 No. 70X
Denpasar, Bali
Indonesia

24h:
+62 (0)812 3819724
Tel:
+62 (0)361 464 032, +62 (0)361 471 0242

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Bali: So Simple!

‘Norwegian Idol’ Jonas Thomassen Records his Latest Musical Video Clip ‘So Simple’ in Bali.


Bali News: Bali, Indonesia, Jonas Thomassen, Norwegian Idol, Erick EST, Video Clip, YouTube, Tiny Island, MTV
Click Image to Enlarge

(6/24/2011)

In 2006, when he was only 18 years old, Jonas Thomassen was a finalist in the Norwegian finals of Pop Idol. Shortly thereafter, he released his debut album “Bold Street” and began touring internationally.

Needing a break from life on the road and young stardom, Thomas came to Bali for a short visit. Seduced by the island, he unpacked his bag and his been living in Bali, surfing its waves while composing music ever since.

Bali also serves as the inspiration for Jonas Thomassen’s latest “Tiny Island” album that sees an artistic transformation from an indie rocker to a more mature pop artist

Among Thomassen’s many friends and acquaintances in his adoptive home of Bali, is the young up-and-coming Indonesian director Erick EST who directed Jonas Thomassen’s music video “So Simple.” Before producing the video for the man known as the “Norwegian Idol,” Erick had earlier set his hand to making music videos for leading local bands such as Nanoe Biroe, D’ Ubud N Band, The Wheels, Superman is Dead and Taboo.

“So Simple” is loosely based on a dream sequence that takes viewers on a mini-tours of Bali including shots from Kuta Beach, Uluwatu and Turu-Turu Beach at Jimbaran. The 3 minute 11 second YouTube video, shown on Balidiscovery.com, displays the soothing acoustic “new” sound of Thomassen, showcases the skills of a Bali-based film maker and also promotes the island to the wider world.

Quoted in Beritabali.com, Erick EST explained that Thomassen chose Bali over Thailand as the location for his video clip, seeing Bali as the more exotic locale. Erick EST, a graduate of Bali’s school of fine arts ISI, says the video clip is will be shown on MTV International.




© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
A Sleeping or a Napping Giant?
Mount Agung’s New Found Calm May Signal Either a Return to Dormancy or a Coming Eruption
(12/3/2017)
A Mountain of Trouble
Governor Concerned for Bali’s Welfare if Mount Agung Crisis is Prolonged
(12/3/2017)
A Conference to Bank On
Despite Mount Agung Eruption, Plans Moving Ahead for IMF-World Bank Meeting October 12-14, 2018
(12/3/2017)
Jimbaran’s Latest Spa Destination
Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali Showcases Indonesia’s Wellness Heritage at New Arkipela Spa
(12/3/2017)
Bali Tourism Scholars Lend a Hand
162 Bali Tourism Academy Students Volunteer to Help Mitigate the Impact of Mount Agung Volcano
(12/3/2017)
Eating Well and Frugally in Bali
A List of 5 Very Affordable Bali Culinary Experiences
(12/3/2017)
Back to a New Normal
Bali Airport Slowly Resumes Normal Flight Schedules as Arriving Passenger Numbers Grow
(12/3/2017)
Our Volcanic Cup Runneth Over
Volcanic Experts Predict Mount Agung Crater will Breach with Molten Lava Before 12 December 2017
(12/3/2017)
An Island of Risk Free Explorations
5 (Among Many) Bali Travel Experience to Enjoy Despite the Continued Rumbling of Mount Agung
(12/3/2017)
Democracy in Ashes
Bali Democracy Forum December 7-8, 2017 Relocated to Tangerang, West Java
(12/3/2017)
Pastika not Ready to be Put out to Pasture
Governor Pastika Describes Various Scenarios for Life in Retirement from Public Service
(12/3/2017)
The Run Around at the Roundabout
Police and Construction Teams Recommend Detours and Alternate Routes for Traffic Near Bali’s Airport During Underpass Construction
(12/3/2017)
All [News]!