1. Heart is an Oracle 2. Heart is an Oracle (Escondido Rework by Viktor Sjöberg) 3. Folklore Recorded at Bow and Arrow Studios (Reykjavík), Sundlaugin (Álafoss), Studio Thóórshavn (Borgholm) and Mono Sounds (Gothenburg) by Bolywool and Moní. Mixed at Studio Thóórshavn. Mastered by Hans Olsson Brookes at Svenska Grammofonstudion. Released by Novoton. All rights reserved....
Produced and recorded at Bow & Arrow Studios, Reykjavík, Studio Thóórshavn, Borgholm, and Mono Sounds IX, Gothenburg, by Bolywool and Moní. Mixed by Bolywool at Studio Thóórshavn. Mastered by Hans Olsson Brookes at Svenska Grammofonstudion. Released by Novoton Records. All rights reserved. The photo was taken using a Holga on Hverfisgata, Reykjavík, Iceland in April...
Roller ball + Adone PS. A2 format, printed on photo paper. LTD ED. 2.
Alternate version of the song Summer Rain from the forthcoming album Já. Recorded at Studio Thóórshavn and Mono Sounds IX. Mixed at Studio Thóórshavn. A little x-mas present for those patiently waiting for the release of Já. Happy holidays y’all.
Label design and logotype for the microbrewery Eyja Bjór. Inspired by the early poster artwork from Vinterbadarna.
Suggestion for logotype for the cultural centre Yellowbow, Öland.
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.