Jostein Vidnes Berntsen is an independent singer, guitarist, and composer who made his solo professional international recording debut in 2021 with the single “Chastened”. That track introduced a talented songwriter who is a veteran of numerous rock & roll bands in his home country of Norway. Berntsen is taking a softer acoustic approach in his solo work.
Since his debut, Jostein Vidnes Berntsen has released four singles. He has connected with tens of thousands of fans worldwide thanks to popular tracks like “I’ve Come to Realize” and “It’s Only What You Have Done To Me”. His unique and deeply personal songwriting style has struck a chord with listeners the world over.
“If We Don’t Dance” is the latest single from Jostein Vidnes Berntsen, released worldwide via all major streaming services on March 18, 2023. His first release of the new year, the song tells the story of a night of dancing with friends, that ends with the narrator dancing alone by candlelight. The guitarist and his band set the perfect mellow mood for this quiet and intimate tune.
Check out “If We Don’t Dance” below. You can also hear the song on the Deep Indie Dive playlist, or listen on your favorite streaming service. Follow the links below to connect with the artist. Get on his socials and get in the loop on all of the music to connect from Jostein Vidnes Berntsen, including his debut solo album due later this year.