Honningbarna (meaning: Honey children) is a punk rock band from Kristiansand, Norway, known for performing lyrics in local dialect Norwegian language.

The band débuted in 2010 with the EP Honningbarna. In January 2011, they were named as the winners in a competition for fresh music, Årets Urørt organized by the radio station NRK P3. The winning song named Borgerskapets utakknemlige sønner ("Ungrateful sons of the bourgeoisie"). At 25th of march, in the same year, they released their debut album La alarmane gå (Sound the alarms). The debut album won in the category of rock during Spellemannprisen 2011. They were also nominated in the category Newcomer. In 2011 They played at a festival Øyafestivalen[1] and live on NRK TV campaign of 2011.

Drummer Anders Eikås died in a car accident on 31 January 2012.[2]
Band members

Edvard Valberg (vocal, cello)
Lars Emmelthun (bass)
Christoffer Trædal (guitar)
Fredrik Justnes (guitar)
Nils Nilsen (drums)

Past members

Mathias Johansson (organ)
Anders Eikås (drums) (deceased)


2011: Spellemannprisen in the category Rock music, for the album La Alarmane Gå

Studio albums

2011: La Alarmane Gå
2013: Verden Er Enkel
2015: Opp De Nye Blanke


2010: Honningbarna (EP)


2010: Våkn opp
2010: Noen å hate
2010: Til ungdommen
2011: Den eldre garde
2011: Protokoll
2011: God jul Jesus - Bootleg Series
2012: Offerdans
2013: Fuck Kunst (Dans Dans)

In 2013 they also contributed to the book Think like a rockstar,[3] written by Ståle Økland.



Honningbarna - La Alarmane Gå album art Honningbarna La Alarmane Gå (Album) Karmakosmetix Norway 2011 Sell This Version
Honningbarna - Verden Er Enkel album art Honningbarna Verden Er Enkel (Album) Virgin, EMI Norway 2013 Sell This Version
Honningbarna - Opp De Nye Blanke album art Honningbarna Opp De Nye Blanke (Album) Nye Blanke Norway 2015 Sell This Version
BLANKE004 Honningbarna - Goldenboy album art Honningbarna Goldenboy(LP) Nye Blanke BLANKE004 Europe 2016 Sell This Version
BLANKE006 Honningbarna - Voldelig Lyd album art Honningbarna Voldelig Lyd(LP, Album) Nye Blanke BLANKE006 Norway 2017 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

kkx013 Honningbarna - Våkn Opp! album art Honningbarna Våkn Opp!(7", Single) Karmakosmetix kkx013 Norway 2010 Sell This Version
KKX014 Honningbarna - Honningbarna album art Honningbarna Honningbarna(CD, EP) Karmakosmetix KKX014 Norway 2010 Sell This Version


none Honningbarna - Noen Å Hate album art Honningbarna Noen Å Hate(File, MP3, Promo) Not On Label none Norway 2011