New single by Droyma. Recorded one late night at Studio Thóórshavn. Additional modulation synth was recorded at Mono Sounds IX. All rights reserved.
Alternate mix of original song taken from the album Isles (Records by the Sea 2012), yadadada (it’s Bolywool, ok…). I can’t really explain why I decided to revisit this gem since I really like the ‘final’ version that’s on the album. I just wanted to elaborate a bit more with a less dense soundscape, i.e....
The first song I wrote for Nepal. Mostly recorded at Studio Thóórshavn, but Johan did his awesome parts at Nimrodsgatan. Mixed at Studio Thóórshavn.
Produced, mixed and recorded at Studio Thóórshavn by yours truly. Additional overdubs (tremolo guitars and 12 string Fender Stratocaster) recorded at Studio Kyrkvägen, Umeå, by Mattias Malm. Contains a sample from ‘Dream Burn Down’ (Queralt/Gardener/Bell/Colbert); all rights reserved to the copyright owner. The waves were recorded by a fellow under the moniker Juskiddink (from freesound.org)....
Performed and written by Afraid of Stairs (All rights reserved). Mixed at Studio Thóórshavn. Additional keys and ebow performed and recorded at Studio Thóórshavn by yours truly. As for the artwork, I just strived for something Pale Saints-y. https://soundcloud.com/afraidofstairs
Collage + graphics. Adobe. Photo render of video from Heimaey (IS), 1973 (kudos to unknown photographer).
Typesetting, digital editing and writing. Illustrations by the missus, Anna Thoor.
Recorded at Nimrodsgatan and Studio Thóórshavn. Mixed at Studio Thóórshavn. Written by Franzén, arranged by Nepal. I did some keyboard parts, programming, oscillations and strummed my Fender Jaguar. Johan played bass, guitar, Philichorda, percussion (shaker and dog toy) and did the basic programming. Anna sang some parts of the Vocoder stuff.
T-shirt print for vintage shop Hemlängtan, Borgholm. Screen-print on cotton fabric.
Cover art and concept for the cassette release of Bolywool’s Isles (Records by the Sea, 2012). Limited edition: only 100 hand-numbered cassettes. Manufactured in the UK.
Concept/logo for Records by the Sea. Might be a work in progress.
Adobe. Tried to come up with some minimalistic Peter Saville-inspired art differing from The Only Morning artwork. Written by Calle Thoor (Manus). Recorded at Studio Thóórshavn, Olov’s crib and Sonores Studios. Mixed at Studio Thóórshavn. Second single from the forthcoming album The Sunless Sea All rights reserved. I played most parts, except for pedal steel...
Concept + collage. Adobe. Recorded at Friishuset, Umeå, 2012. Mixed at Studio Thóórshavn. All rights reserved (Olov Antonsson/Plastilina Records). Olov played acoustic and electric guitars, keyboards and sang; Josef played the bass and I played the drums, slide guitar and shakers. From the forthcoming release How to Build a Maze.
Collage and graphs in Adobe. Written by Calle Thoor (Manus). Originally released on Modern Strive EP by Bolywool. Recorded at Studio Thóórshavn, Friishuset, Sonores Studios, Suz home. Mixed at Studio Thóórshavn. Additional mixing by Jonas Jensen. Performed by: Calle Thoor – Guitars (Fender Jaguar, Rickenbacker 401, Fender Thinline), vocals, bass, Phillichorda, programming, percussion, samples,...
Recorded at Studio Thóórshavn , Mono Sounds VIII (Göteborg) and Dr Jakobsengøte (Tórshavn) by me and Oskar in 2011. Mixed at Studio Thóórhavn. The artwork was done by the fabulous Lisen Adbåge.
Recorded at Studio Thóórshavn and at Nimrodsgatan, Stockholm in 2012. Performed by yours truely and Johan Franzén. All rights reserved. Nepal started out as a project to celebrate the sounds of the 90s, which we both love. This one strays a wee bit from that idea and is obviously more krauty in its approach. Catchy...
Recorded at Studio Kyrkvägen, Umeå, 2008, using a Zoom digital portable and Cubase. We approached these recordings with no budget at all, but we were/are really happy with the vibes and sounds of the final results. Music and lyrics by Olov Antonsson/Cocoanut Groove (All rights reserved). I played the drums and bass.
Drums recorded (and performed) at Studio Zen by Simon Hildor. Overdubs and mixing at Studio Thóórshavn, 2011. Mastered by Hans Olsson Brookes at Svenska Grammofonstudion Mastering.
Drums recorded at Studio Zen by Simon Hildor. Overdubs and mixing at Studio Thóórshavn, 2011. Mastered by Hans Olsson Brookes at Svenska Grammofonstudion Mastering. Claymation by Anna, Oskar and me.
Originally released on Modulation Underground EP (Edwin in Mono, 2002). Revised version recorded and mixed at Studio Thóórhavn, 2012. The Stereo Memory Man with Hazarai from EHX is used quite heavily on this one.
Concept, artwork, typesetting for Valla – Valla (Records by the Sea, 2010). Ink and watercolour.
Analogue photo. Taken on the ferry to Out Skerries, Shetland Islands.
Typesetting for Thought in Arpeggio (Records by the Sea, 2011).
Cover art for Winter Took His Life’s debut album (Bless the Press Records, 2007). Ink and colouring in Adobe.
Artwork for Modulation Revisited (Records by the Sea, 2012).