Oehl © Alexander Gotter
Oehl © Alexander Gotter


Genre(s): Indie/Alternative, Pop
From: Vienna, Austria
Management: bettina.schoell@inkmusic.at
Label: inkmusic.at
Booking: julia.scherz@inkmusic.at



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02/18/20Nürnbergclub stereoGermany
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02/21/20BerlinKantine am BerghainGermany
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OEHL are the Viennese songwriter Ari Oehl and Icelandic multi-instrumentalist Hjörtur Hjörleifsson. Oehl are German lyrics growing in an especially tight knit atmosphere where melancholy meets ease, where floating meets dance. Transition is what might best describe Oehl’s offering. It is music for dusk and dawn, for the hazy lines between alertness and a deep sleep.
Oehl operate at the interface of music, literature and art, stretching to olfactory by creating a perfume smelling the way the music sounds: forest soil and a certain yearning that encompasses listeners, taking them on a journey that has found its destination in the journey itself; with feet like a dream dancer, in the ear a longing place.

In the early summer of 2017, Oehl got together with Marco Kleebauer (Leyya, Ant Antic, Karma Art) as their producer who is equally enthusiastic about the project and perfectly complements the creative team with his input. Subsequently, they released a string of highly acclaimed videos, including their latest effort “Über Nacht” by the Austrian filmmaker Rupert Höller, feat. Runa Hansen. Before performing at Reeperbahn Festival 2019, Oehl joined Herbert Grönemeyer on his “Tumult” Tour .


FM4 Soundpark Act of the month: Oehl

Oehl (c) Tim Cavadini

The FM4 Soundpark is a web-platform, community, and radio show for Austrian musicians. Every month, one act is selected to be highlighted both online and on air. The FM4 Soundpark Act Of The Month. Oehl: … read more »

A Look Back at RBF19 – Austrian Heartbeats

RBF19 Spielbudenplatz

More than 25 shows and sessions by 17 Austrian artists, a delegation of more than 80 Austrian companies and one amazing festival experience – Reeperbahn Festival 2019 turned out to be one of the most … read more »

Austrian artists at Reeperbahn Festival 2019

Reeperbahn Festival 2019

From 18 – 21 September 2019, the Reeperbahn Festival will again present more than 900 events spanning a range of genres in locations around Hamburg’s Reeperbahn. In addition to some 600 concerts by international artists … read more »