Aslak Dørum

Aslak Dørum

Dørum and DumDum Boys at Døgnvill, August 29, 2009.
Background information
Born (1964-08-07) 7 August 1964
Oslo, Norway
Instruments Bass, Guitar, Vocals, Autoharp, Piano

Aslak Dørum (born 7 August 1964 in Oslo, Norway) is a Norwegian writer[1] and bassist of the Norwegian rock band DumDum Boys.


Dørum and DumDum Boys live at Strandgateparken in Hamar, August 28, 2009.
Dørum and Kjartan Kristiansen with DumDum Boys at Døgnvill, August 29, 2009.

Dørum joined DumDum Boys in 1993, after having been closely associated with them for years, and been responsible for the band's videos.[2] He immediately became a song writer for the band, and alongside Kjartan Kristiansen, won the Spellemannprisen 2009 in the class 'Text writer of the year', for the lyrics to the DumDum Boys album Tidsmaskin (2009).[3]

Dørum released his debut solo album Lonesome Means Happy in 2005,[2] and in 2013 he debuted as a novelist with the adventure novel "En flåte av gull" (A fleet of gold).



Solo albums


With Follow That Dream
With DumDum Boys
With Racer
With Blister
With other projects


Wikimedia Commons has media related to Aslak Dørum.
  1. Gulbrandsen, Troy (2013-08-20). "Dum Dum Boys-bassist Aslak Dørum gir ut bok" (in Norwegian). TV2 Norway. Retrieved 2014-12-22.
  2. 1 2 "Biografi" (in Norwegian). Dumdum Boys. Retrieved 2014-12-22.
  3. "DumDum Boys". MIC Norsk Musikkinformasjon (in Norwegian). 6 August 2006. Retrieved 28 May 2010.

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