The prawn incident

kristian Skedsmo Blog

I hope you all had beautiful christmas and new years celebrations and that casualties were kept to a minimum. Happy new year and bless you all. I thought a small update might be in order so you won’t forget us in this imperfect world of distractions and, I shudder to say, work. The holidays brought lots of beautiful new music, …

Highly esteemed audience and friends of the cause

kristian Skedsmo Blog

Having compiled a large amount of material to be presented to the band we thought we’d take a trip to the summer house before winter fully sets in to gather some of the magic from the house to spice up what is to become the new album. On the Friday night after work Mikael and I drove out to the …

We’re off to see the wizard….

kristian Skedsmo Blog

Checklist 1.Bags packed, check. 2. Passports and stuff, check. 3. Ipod full of Demon and older stuff that we are playing to sneak a few extra listens in, check 4. Equipment discovered and packed from its hibernation in a warehouse in Berlin, check, well sort of, an amp is missing but it’ll turn up. 5. Exorcist booked to “cleanse” the …

Happy Friday, all!

kristian Skedsmo Blog

Just a few words from sunny(!) Oslo. We are all overwhelmed by the phenomenal reactions the album has received these first 5 days! Thank you so much for the time (and money) invested into listening to, commenting and following what we do. Without you we would have to take up knitting and buy rocking chairs. The thought of which is …

Kscope Podcast 49

kristian Skedsmo Music

Featuring music from Gazpacho and an interview with Thomas Andersen discussing the new album ‘Demon’. Also features classic tracks from The Pineapple Thief, and Anathema

New album ‘Demon’ out now!

Gazpacho Music

Happy Monday and happy release everyone. This is the day when we bite our nails and stare moodily into our dry martinis thinking all the happy thoughts we can summon. The Demon is loose across the world and we hope he will leave his mark. For those blessed souls among you that actually went ahead and bought the album (again, …

Screen Shot 2014-03-04 at 15.26.12

The Wizard of Altai Mountains film in the making

Gazpacho Blog

Happy Sunday you beautiful people! Here is an update on what we’ve been up to lately. Over the past few weeks a talented video artist, has been working on a film using The Wizard of Altai Mountains which is the shortest (auto correct went with worst…) track from our new album Demon. It is made from old 8 mm footage …

Screen Shot 2014-02-04 at 21.46.00

The Cage

Gazpacho Music

The sharper observers among you all may have noticed that there is a bonus track called “The Cage” which will be available on some of the releases of our new album Demon. I have decided to come clean and tell you what that is all about. While Demon itself was merrily brewing in our studio we wanted to include a …