Indie Folk singer-songwriter who performs under the stage name "The Stranger In Disguise" (TSID), known for his charismatic and personal stage performances.
Playing spare but tuneful indie folk enlivened by his passionate vocals and dark lyrics, the Stranger In Disguise is the stage name of Norwegian singer and songwriter Vegard Kopperud. Borned in Norway 1975, Kopperud first broke into music as a 5 year old Dylan fan, but became a rock/pop solo artist with his band touring Norway with Norwegian lyrics from 2010. In 2015 he decided to switch to Indie Folk Music inspired by legends like Dylan, Cohen and Bon Iver. Now performing with guitar driven dark stories or political views engaging even more people. TSID release the album "My Bird Has Flown" May 18th 2018 inspired by global politics, social issues and lost love. He’s got a voice, and it needs to be heard.