KEiiNO received half a million
KEiiNO with Tom Hugo received 492.000 kroner for the Christmas tour “Spirit in the Sky”.
Published November 20th 2020 By Torgeir Eikeland at Fædrelandsvennen
Translated May 26th by Karina Brandt
KRISTIANSAND: It appears from the corona awards the Cultural Council published on its website on Friday. It is from this stimulation account Keiino receives this money, a helping pot that will prevent artists from cancelling their events at the end of the year.
The tour takes place mainly in Troms and Finnmark, and is aimed at children and young people. There will be concerts in Tromsø, Alta, Kautokeino and Hammerfest. There will also be concerts in Tønsberg and Eidsvoll. The application was sent by Tom Hugo Hermansen‘s company Hugoworld, and the company has received all the NOK 492,000 applied for.
Of other Agder-affiliated recipients on Friday, we find Tromøya resident Hans Inge Fagervik who has received 337,000 kroner for ten Christmas concerts.