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Feb 12, 2019

Weezer have shared a video for their cover of a-ha’s “Take On Me,” but in a twist it stars the band Calpurnia, which is fronted by Finn Wolfhard of Stranger Things, who plays a younger version of Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo. More

Casiokids Nominated for a-ha Grant

Help Our Favorite Merry Pranksters Win With Two Clicks

Jul 13, 2010

a-ha (go ahead, take a moment to sing “Take on Me), is giving back to their country mates. Since ramen noodles and equipment can be expensive, the Norwegian pop band is offering a grant ($154,662—no small chunk of change!) to an up-and-coming Norwegian act. Among the nominees? Former “Pleased to Meet You” artists, Casiokids. We have the details on how you can help them win. More

a-ha Schedules Farewell North American Tour

Sondre Lerche to Open in New York

Apr 28, 2010

After 28 years, a-ha is finally calling it a day. But before their final curtain call, they’ll be returning to North America for the first time in 20 years. We have the dates. More


Aug 25, 2010

For the casual music lover, a-ha equates the groundbreaking animated video for “Take On Me” and is quickly filed under VH1’s dreaded “one hit wonder” slot. The release of The Singles 1984-2004 proves a-ha is nowhere near that slot. Besides the obvious “Take On Me,” which opens this collection, familiar song after familiar song follow each other on The Singles-at least in the beginning. More