Variety of Rhythm by Samuel Hällkvist, released 13 October 2017 1. Variety of Rhythm suite Most of us are familiar with that cinematic effect where objects in the foreground suddenly blur as an element that was initially in the background sharpens into focus. From behind the camera lens, the transition is always smooth seamless, but in real life our mind’s eye doesn’t adjust quite as fluidly. Take, for example a song you’ve known your whole life that becomes forever changed the moment you notice a new detail. The detail was always there, hidden in plain sight.
For Variety Of Rhythm, a follow up to his BoogiePost recordings Variety Of Live (2015) and Variety Of Loud (2013) (see a pattern here?) outings, he collaborates with a dozen artists, recording tracks in Japan, Portugal, New York, Paris, Belgium, and Scandinavia before weaving them into one 44-minute piece. Only Hällkvist knows.
The unstoppable guitarist extraordinaire Samuel Hällkvist released his new album Variety of Rhythm last week. The third part of his Variety Of series, it follows 2012‘s Variety of Loud and 2015‘s . astthedice. Samuel Hällkvist is feeling fabulous. the Variety of Loud ensemble Samuel Hällkvist, guitars, devices, MIDI programming Pat Mastelotto, traps & buttons Qarin Wikström, voice & keys Guy Pratt, bass Stefan Pasborg, drums with special gues.
Download Samuel Hällkvist & Variety of Rhythm by Samuel Hällkvist & Variety of Rhythm on the independent record store by musicians for musicians. Recorded in Tokyo, Halmstad, Gothenburg, Copenhagen, New York, Paris & Malmö between March 2015 and January 2017, Hällkvist’s music embraces swirling electronica, big grooves saturated with squalling lead guitar, dreamy sojourns, febrile electro-acoustic explorations, free-form improvisation and incendiary flashes of stirring themes, unsettling noir-ish soundtracks and anthemic post-rock landscapes.
Samuel Hällkvist & Natiho Toyota. Suzuran no Wakare (2018). It’s all soil and damp earth, there, smelling strong, like ancient blood, caressing your skin like the hands of an invisible lover. But only for a moment, and then you are up and moving again, chasing that rhythm, those ever-shifting melodic punches and deep swells. An international cast of twelve performers joins the Danish-based guitarist as Variety Of Rhythm continues the momentum begun with 2012‘s Variety of Loud and 2015‘s Variety of Live with a continuous suite that blends intense combinations of textures, tonal colour, breathtaking dynamics and organic interactions.
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Listen to music from Samuel Hällkvist like DG Family and Variety Of. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Samuel Hällkvist. I am Samuel, a Swedish guitar player living in Copenhagen, Denmark. I play music with hints of jazz, country, metal, noise and blooming cherry trees. When not doing concerts, recordings or compose music, I teach musical interplay and improvisation at various schools in Sweden. I’m also a proud receiver of the 'Jazz in Sweden' award 2010.
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Copenhagen-based Swedish guitarist Samuel Hällkvist, winner of the prestigious 2010 Jazz In Sweden award, demonstrated his eclectic tastes on his 2010 debut as a leader, Samuel Hällkvist Center (Caprice), albeit still rooted in the jazz legacy. On Variety of Loud he even goes further, blurring genre boundaries between improvised jazz and his primary love for the turbulent energies of John Zorn, progressive rock, metal and electronic, while impressively juggling muscular, punchy delivery and sophisticated improvisations. Hällkvist calls his new hybrid style "asymmetrical dance music.