Most nations have their own weird traditions: The Finns have their sauna. As often as they can, the Finns will gather in a red hot torture chamber together with their family and friends. Once inside the the sauna, they start beating eachother with sticks while pouring down way too much vodka, only interupted by ice… Read more »
Posts Tagged: håvard stubø
Releaseconcert with HSQ in Helsinki tomorrow!
Hi! For those of you who live in or around Helsinki, I thought I´d let you know that I´ll be coming to Helsinki to play with my own Håvard Stubø Quartet tomorrow, wednesday. The concert is at Rytmihäiriöklubi, Juttutupa at 21.00. Free entrance. We´re bringing our brand new record Spring Roll Insomnia, too. I excite!… Read more »
Today is Håvard Stubø’s birthday. Since Håvard is an excellent guitar player and fly fisherman and I learned so much for him, I decided to look in the archives and see if I could find a present for him. And indeed I did find something. Congratulations Håvard!
Pre-Orders Available Now!
Hellau! Our debut album, Slow Walking Water, will be released physically and digitally worldwide on the Norwegian label Bolage on May 8th 2011 (Spotify users will have to wait three months after that, but Wimp users will have it straight away). However, we will start taking pre-orders right now! If you order the album straight… Read more »
Video! Gig! Fun!
Hi! Our last gig at Parken, Gothenburg was great fun! Parken is a great venue for live music, and the people running the “Parken Jazz Series” of concerts are really commited to bringing quality music to the people. We dig. Damien at Parken makes videos from all the performances in this concert series – a… Read more »
Sight Fishing Part 2 – The Lapland Jam
Sorry for the long wait, but here it is: the second episode of Sight Fishing. If you didn’t see part one yet, you can see it here: http://jazzandflyfishing.com/?p=2779 Joona is devastated after losing a huge sight fishing trout. Håvard gives a go with the dry fly. An improvised lapland-joik sets the mood for this episode… Read more »
Brand New Season
Suddenly, spring doesn´t feel that far away anymore. OK, it´s – 10 degrees outside, but yesterday I started looking thorugh my flyboxes, and that´s a sure sign that the new season is drawing closer. Mostly to sum it up to myself, I thought I´d give you an overview of some of our plans for this… Read more »
Älvräddarna – Saving Our Rivers
We need energy. That´s a fact. In the Nordic countries, we are blessed with lots of different energy sources, providing plenty of energy for the Nordic market. That´s why you can still find some free-flowing rivers up here. Not many – most of the big rivers were developed and ruined long ago – but a… Read more »
Cobra Perch Soup
Fredrik is a man of many talents. As this video from our recent planning/scripting weekend in Gothenburg shows, he is an accomplished ice fisherman, a devil with the knife, and a great cook. However, his mad lip-syncing skills came as a huge surprise to us. Enjoy! Music: Cobra Perch by Jazz & Fly Fishing Clownens… Read more »
J&FF´s 2010 in Videos, Pictures, and Links
Hi! Inspired by our friends at the excellent Norwegian fishing blog Utras.net, I decided to sum up the Jazz & Fly Fishing year 2010, as seen by yours truly. As it turns out, we did a lot more stuff than I remembered in 2010, but here´s some of it at least: For me, the first big… Read more »