||Half Nelson Courtship CD (2010) |
Gard Nilssen songs Puma's third album is also their first for Rune Grammofon -- a natural enough home for any band under a Norwegian jazz rubric, perhaps, but even more understandable given bandleader Stian Westerhus' solo work for the label, where exploration of the electric guitar's near-end points (sustained feedback shards, glitches of noise, distant textures) takes even more ...
||Jitterbug CD (2010) |
Gard Nilssen albums Rune Grammofon's contributions to the Norwegian jazz scene (and that of the world at large) continues with Bushman's Revenge's third album, finding the trio again exploring their own variety of garagey psych fusion. (Not for nothing does the band cover a kindred spirit from previous years -- no less a noteworthy trio than M÷torhead, with "Damage Case" being given a "happy go lucky karaoke version," as it's rather tongue-in-cheekily described.) Jitterbug is at ...
||Brothel CD (2010) |
Gard Nilssen discography Recording information: Malabar Studio; Pooka Studio; Tomba Emmanuelle.
Editor: Jorgen TrŠn.
Arrangers: Susanne Sundfor; Lars Horntveth.
Personnel: Susanne Sundfor (vocals, piano, Fender Rhodes piano, synthesizer, vibraphone, marimba, glockenspiel, tambourine, drum programming); Lars Horntveth (guitar, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, lap steel guitar, baritone guitar, harp, bass clarinet, piano, synthesizer, bass synthesizer, vibraphone, marimba, bass guitar, percussion, drum programming); Oyvind Fossheim, Frode Larsen (violin); Nora Taksdal (viola); Emery Cardas (cello); Erik Johannessen (trombone, tuba); Morten Qvenild (synthesizer); Gard Nilssen (drums); Martin Horntveth (bass drum, cymbals, drum programming); Heming Valebjorg (snare drum, timpani); Jorgen TrŠn (drum programming).
Audio Mixer: Jorgen TrŠn.