Eldbjørg Raknes is one of the foremost female vocalist on the Norwegian jazz stage today. Contributing on many albums and touring world wide. Her group TINGeLING has Eldbjørg´s tunes to/around/over/under texts by different Norwegian and international writers-poets as point of departure.
"Vocalist Eldbjørg Raknes moves on the border between beauty and noice with a smoothness that few can copy...you get the feeling that Raknes has "it" - this little extra giving the music its own demension. Call it warmth, call it presence or nearness..."
Dagens Næringsliv (Norw. daily newspaper).