New Cut Music House of Publishing
is an idealistic independent
publishing and record company.
A member of TONO/NCB/Gramo. Specialising in recording and publishing/sub publishing material such as americana, country, roots,
folk and pop music. The Company President, Ottar Johansen, has over 30 years of experience in international music business. He has worked as label manager for RCA and Big Hand Records. He has produced records with amongst others Steve Gibson, and written songs with Byron Hill, Blake Mevis, Claudia Scott, Tore Andersen etc...


New album; "50 Years On The Road" out May 29th. 2015!

The single "Starting All Over Again":

Pre-order the album:

More info & links here:

Tore Andersen
Norwegian "Grammy" winning CD

We congratulate Tore Andersen on his new album, Right Around The Corner. The song “Goodbye Blues” went straight to number 1 on the Norwegian popular chart “Norsktoppen” on national radio NRK1

The song is co-written by Tore, Karren Pell and Michael Woody, and is a duet with fellow Norwegian artist Paal Flaata (former lead vocalist of “Midnight Choir”)

Right Around The Corner” (Wilma Records/Playground), is out now


Watch Tore perform "Goodbye Blues" with Paal Flaata

Also available, Tore Andersen:
Tore Andersen released his critically acclaimed CD in 1998, entitled "Tore Andersen" (NEWCD 75002),

The songs "Hard Water" and "Between two Rivers" has been released as a promo CD, and gained rapidly heavy airplay! Click on the song titles to listen to them, click here to read more about the album and listen to tracks. Tore Andersen is one of the best Norwegian and European singer/songwriters, and this album shows his quality


Best of Big Hand
To celebrate his 30th anniversary as an artist, Ottar Big Hand Johansen recently released the CD "Best of Big Hand", featuring 21 of his best known songs.

This album contains songs recorded in Nasville, USA, and Norway, including two new songs, "New Moon" and "Someone to drive you crazy". During his career, this popular artist has gained two Norwegian Grammies for best country music album of the year, and five nominations. BIG HAND has playe support for peole like Johnny Cash, George Jones, Kris Kristofferson, K.D.Lang, Jerry Lee Lewis and John Hiatt to name a few.


Please contact us on the address below, or send us an e-mail.
New Cut Music, Norderhovgata 24b 0654 Oslo Norway
Reg nr 980 664 864