Drumming Music

About this album:

Gard Nilssen "Drumming Music"

"Drumming Music" consists of 28 minutes improvised music for drums, percussion, gongs and vibraphone, and is the soloproject of the Norwegian drummer Gard Nilssen.

The music is acoustic, dynamic, energetic and melodic and is inspired by Sven Åke Johansson, John Zorn, Steve Reich, Christian Wallumrød, Supersilent, Gavin Bryars and David Lynch.

Gard Nilssen is one of the most active and most sought after norwegian drummers these days, and besides his own bands; Astro Sonic, sPacemoNkey, Bushman's Revenge and PUMA, he plays with Susanne Sundfør, Cortex, Team Hegdal and Zanussi 5.

"Drumming Music" was recorded in Audiopol studio in Skien, Norway, mixed by Morten Stendahl, mastered by Deathprod and produced by Eirik Hegdal and Gard Nilssen.

Release date: 
2013

Appearing as

Drummer, Composer, Producer

Tracklist:

# Title Composer
1 Live, Work, Create! Gard Nilssen
2 Rinzen (sudden awakening) Gard Nilssen

Reviews

Side2 review Drumming Music
Rating: 5/6

Tøffere enn toget

BUSHMAN'S REVENGE & GARD NILSSEN
Av: Tor Hammerø
Publisert 26.11.13 10:09
Bushman´s Revenge hviler ikke akkurat. Etter live-LP i april og heftige festivaljobber i sommer, er de nå klar med sin sjette... read more

Jazznytt review Drumming Music

Improviserte trommer
GARD NILSSEN«Drumming Music»
GIGAFON GIGALP11 (LP)

Når man lar trommeslageren Gard Nilssen få boltre seg i Audiopool Studio i hjembyen Skien, helt alene, kan man ikke regne med å få servert streite... read more

All about jazz review Drumming Music

Gard Nilssen: Drumming Music (2013)
By EYAL HAREUVENI, Published: January 2, 2014

Norwegian drummer Gard Nilssen is one of the most-in- demand and versatile musicians in the vibrant Nordic scene. The musical range of his own bands—... read more

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