New Cut Music House of Publishing is an idealistic independent publishing and record company and a member of TONO/NCB/Gramo.

Specialising in recording and publishing/sub publishing material such as americana, country, roots, folk and pop music.

Big Hand & Linda Kvam

Singer and songwriter Linda Kvam releases her third album this summer; "Between a Rock and a Hard Place". She is a famous face for most Norwegians with countless TV show appearances (including Beat for Beat and MGP) and collaborations with Frode Alnæs, Hanne Sørvaag, Stephen Ackles and Åge Sten Nilsen.

Ottar "Big Hand" Johansen will be seen on this season of Tidsbonanza on Nrk-TV. He has had some of his biggest hits ever with singles from his last two albums; the critically acclaimed "50 Years On The Road" (with the European Top 3 hit; Starting All Over Again) and "Benoni + Big Hand" with Arne Benoni (with the European Top 5 hit; The Life and Times of a Singing Cowboy).

Anders Brodersen

New Cut Music proudly present the debut single “Help Me Hold On” with Anders Brodersen!

Anders Brodersen was born and raised in Fauske, a small town in northern Norway. He grew up in a very musical family, and started his band career in his early teens, playing guitar and singing in dance halls, bars and pubs.

Anders is a very talented singer, guitarist and songwriter, and have been testing various kinds of genres. Country Music though, being inspired by Vince Gill a.o., he says; “is closest to my heart”.

He is currently touring with his local band Dusty Boots.


New Cut Music proudly presents "Diamonds In The Dust",

digitally released worldwide May 22. 2017.


A collection of songs from Joe Sun's early recording carreer, from 1976 -1984 has been remixed and remastered. The music is exellent and clearly shows the singer's great talent, being one of the most prominent Honky.Tonk / Outlaw singers of his time.


In addition to his carreer in the U.S. he had an early encounter with various stages in Europe. Among others he performed at the Wembley Country Music Festival in London U.K. and continued to tour Europe throughout the 80's and the 90's.




Ottar "Big Hand" Johansen and Arne Benoni; Tour2017 videospot!!!


Ottar "Big Hand" Johansen and Arne Benoni; Video "Good Ol' Boys"




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Big Hand celebrate "50 Years On The Road" with a new 10 track album featuring artists like Joe Sun, Claudia Scott, Billy T Band, Casino Steel, Knut Hem, Bjørn Nilsen, Malin Pettersen, A-11, Sugarfoot, Too Far Gone and Bill Booth.


1. Starting All Over Again 3:46 (Johansen / Steel / Nilsen)

2. The Outlaws 3:42 (Johansen / Steel / Nilsen)

     feat. Casino Steel & Joe Sun

3. Gods Own Sailor 3:29 (Johansen / Nilsen)

    Produced by Big Hand and Sugarfoot. feat. Sugarfoot

4. Honky Tonks We’ve Known 3:09 (Troiani / Høye / Johannessen /

    Pettersen) Produced by Big Hand and Billy T Band.

    feat. Billy T Band & Bill Booth

5. I Can See Arkansas 4:03 (Nihan / Newton) Mighty Nice Music (ASCAP)

    Bluewater Music Scandinavia / Almo Music Corp. (ASCAP)

6. Follow My Dream 4:12 (Johansen / Scott) feat. Claudia Scott

7. Just Like In The 50´s 3:33 (Johansen / Andersen / Hill)

     Produced by Big Hand. feat. A11 & Malin Pettersen

8. It Took You Away 2:46 (Johansen / Andersen / Hill)

9. Son Of The Mountain 3:46 (Johansen / Scott / Nilsen)

     feat. Too Far Gone

10. Carry On 4:46 (Hill / Cosner / Kenny) Byron Hill Music (ASCAP) /

      Triage Music Inc. (BMI) / P M K Publishing Co. (ASCAP)

      feat. Joe Sun, Casino Steel & Claudia Scott




1. Long Stretch of Freedom 3:33 (Nilsen / Church / Johansen)


Produced by Ernst Nikolaisen, Bjørn Nilsen & Big Hand

Mastered by Amy Marie at Yes Master, Nashville, TN

Cover by Gunnar Knutsen/Tumblewine Films


© 2016 New Cut Music


Available now on all digital platforms, for the first time...


© 2015 New Cut Music