The association was founded on the 14th of November 1987.
The purposes of the association are to nurture the interests of Faroese composers, to protect their rights and to actively seek to improve the composers' artistic and financial circumstances.

 

Niels Arge Galán

Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

Niels Arge Galán, born in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, is a the lead singer and guitarist of the Faroese rock/punk band, 200 formed in 1996 along with bassist, Mikael Blak and drummer, Uni Árting.

200 has released 6 albums since 2001, with hard hitting satirical lyrics, filled with self irony, critical of local politics and current issues in society.  That year 200 became well know in the Faroe Islands and in Iceland with their debut album, “200 %”.

200’s latest album, “VENDETTA” was released on Tutl Records in 2012 and has been well resieved by the bublic, and was named “The Best Album In Scandinaia” by allscandinavian.com that year.