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Morten Skaget

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Also known as  Morty Black
Role  Musical Artist
Name  Morten Skaget

Years active  1983–present
Genres  Hard rock, Glam metal
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Born  August 12, 1960 (age 55) Trondheim, Norway (1960-08-12)
Instruments  Bass guitar, keyboard, synthesizer, vocals
Associated acts  TNT, Vagabond, Jorn Lande, Age Aleksandersen
Music groups  TNT, Vagabond (1993 – 1996), Jorn (2005 – 2008), Stargazer
Albums  Intuition, Realized Fantasies, Lonely Are the Brave, Tell No Tales, Till Next Time – The Best of TNT
Similar People  Steinar Krokstad, Diesel Dahl, Ronni Le Tekro, Steinar Eikum, Tony Harnell

Morten Skaget (born on 12 August 1960 in Trondheim, Norway), most commonly known by his former stage name Morty Black, is a bassist best known for playing with international bands like JORN, Ken Hensley, Terje Rypdal and TNT. In addition he has also played for many famous Norwegian artists and has also been a bassist for Mariah Carey. He also plays drums and once played the ride cymbal in the TNT song "Seven Seas". Away from music he is the father of three children. His stepson, Ståle Stiil, was the first rapper to sing lyrics in Norwegian with his album Yo! in 1992.


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  • Knights of the New Thunder (1984)
  • Tell No Tales (1987)
  • Intuition (1989)
  • Realized Fantasies (1992)
  • Three Nights in Tokyo (Live) (1992)
  • Firefly (1997)
  • Transistor (1999)
  • Give me a Sign EP (2003)
  • My Religion (2004)
  • Vagabond

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  • Vagabond (1994)
  • A Huge Fan of Life (1995)
  • JORN

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  • The Duke (2006)
  • The Gathering (2007)
  • Unlocking the Past (2007)
  • Tony Mills

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  • Vital Designs (2008)
  • Stargazer

  • Stargazer (2009)
  • References

    Morten Skaget Wikipedia