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​Established: 1998
Capacity: 420


Traditionally a platform for the finest local and international jazz performances, Blå has been the cradle of aspiring Norwegian musical talent. Historically, Blå is Oslo's most famous for its progressive jazz repertoire. Located in Oslo, among one of the most musically progressive regions of Europe, Scandinavia, a characteristic of Blå is striving to serve as a starting step for emerging local and international artists. 

On February 28th, Blå celebrated its 20th anniversary. 2018 marks two decades since the establishment of this iconic venue Oslo. As a Liveurope member, Blå has secured its place in booking progressive, international, urban acts, encouraging quality music and becoming one of the cultural landmarks of the Nordic music scene.