TheCherryThing’s version of suicide’s ‘dream baby dream’ just passed 40000 plays after only two weeks out on sound cloud. exciting!!!
check out this version of ‘irrational ceremony’ from the saalfelden concert with my chicago sextet last summer. just mixed by fantastic chico jones in austin. an ep with brand new material from this concert will be coming out later this yearl!!
When Bruce Springsteen covered Suicide’s “Dream Baby Dream” to close out shows in the Devils and Dust tour, he burrowed deep into the song and discovered something essential about it. By stretching it out, stripping it down, and putting the focus on a series of lyrical mantras (some of which were his own), Springsteen made a case for dreaming as the only rational response to the absurdity and ultimate futility of life. Gotta keep that fire burning– what choice do we have? Read more…
Happy easter y’all! This friday treat is a free download of the first album I was playing on, recorded in 1994. The Source “Olemans Kornett” was recorded at the famed Rainbow Studio in Oslo, where the Scandinavian sound was created! A great album and allready a Norwegian free-jazz-classic!! Please enjoy! Also, check out my updated bandcamp site for new mail-order items and digital albums available!
Check out this great video made by amazing Inge Sigvaldsen below, live from Sting Jazzclub in Stavanger fall 2011 !!