Wow – the three days we just spent recording were spectacular. We met in Gothenburg to record music for our fishing videos. We had had some mail correspondance where we decided what to play. No sheets – just moods: minimalistic stuff, drum grooves, bass grooves, dum and bass grooves, free jazz, old school jazz, lapland… Read more »
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I just returned from Helsinki where I was mixing Joona Toivanen trio‘s new album. This is a band both me, Tapani and the drummer Olavi Louhivuori have played had since we were kids. Olavi had just finished a long US tour with Polish trumpet legend Tomasz Stanko’s quintet, and it was great to meet with… Read more »
It is done! We are done.The recording session is over and we are totally exhausted. Stylistically, many of our new tunes are more or less jazz, but some takes actually hold a hip beat. Super beat. We do now have 14 tracks on tape which is more than excellent! The next couple of weeks we… Read more »
It’s been a great success. Håvard was shouting “let out it!” to the mics, and Freddy was counting one two three four… The feeling was there for the album to be born. Nine pieces recorded in two days. It sounds that it’s quite a lot of work, and that it is. Tapani’s hands are sore… Read more »
I´m sorry. I was very tired when I wrote the last blog late last night… That´s why it was kind of minimalistic. About the fishing… well, what can I say? We simply don’t have the time to fish right now. The good news is that the ice is melting right now! We´ve been working really… Read more »
We’re recording. It´s fun!
It’s 10.30 PM in the evening. I talked to Håvard a moment ago, he just arrived at the Central Station in Gothenburg, trying to get in touch with Fredrik. Then Fredrik called me, trying to get in touch with Håvard. Then I got a message from Håvard that he was hanging out with some nice… Read more »