7 Feb, 2015

Variety of Live

new album with the Variety of Loud ensemble will be out august 28 (BoogiePost Rec).

Samuel Hällkvist – guitar
Guy Pratt – bass
Qarin Wikström – voice, keys
Pat Mastelotto – perc, drums
Stefan Pasborg – drums

with special guests

Richard Barbieri
Mocako Asano
Yazz Ahmed
Denys Baptiste
Yukiko Taniguchi

2 Oct, 2014


check out the Pigtronix gear – its great!

21 Aug, 2014

VoL in your radio

you can listen to the Variety of Loud (with Guy Pratt, Stefan Pasborg, Qarin Wikström and Pat Mastelotto) show from Nefertiti, Gothenburg online for free for some time on swedish national radio P2. Just click here. Our show starts around 1:37:30 in the program.


5 Jul, 2014


just got a couple of hand built fuzz and distortion boxes from KTW, Gävle, Sweden. If you play an amplified instrument I highly recommend you to get one too… they sound great! check out his website here

4 Feb, 2014

“If twang existed on another planet”

intergalactic Copenhagen based duo Orbit Stern just released the vinyl “Inde i Skoven, Ude i Byen” (also available digitally) –
we are on social media, if you’d like to follow us there. Otherwise just go to the website of ours. Cheers!

photo: Hanne Hvattum

photo: Hanne Hvattum

6 Jan, 2014

Variety of Loud; Rhythm n’ Loud tour

Guy Pratt, Qarin Wikström, Stefan Pasborg, Pat Mastelotto and I will perform in DK and SWE soon; please check the shows page for schedule.

30 Sep, 2013


Dear all,
My new album Return to Center is featured on progstreaming.com, and it’s up for 6 weeks. Normally I don’t say this, but I’ll try for once: if you’ve got Facebook and like what you hear – feel free to press the “like”-button.

1 May, 2013

new album – Return to Center

will be released on BoogiePost Recordings/Plugged june 4 (the very same date as last years “Variety of Loud”). The disc contains music from Center, recorded in Berlin last year. It will also feature brand new exciting duos, Korda (Chord), with trumpet player Yazz Ahmed, violin player/vocalist Elena Setien and drummers Morgan Ågren and Pat Mastelotto. Looking forward!