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Founded 1969 in Uppsala, Sweden, Arbete och Fritid ("work and spare-time"), played a unique kind of progressive 70's folk, inspired mainly by jazz, rock, psychedelic and traditional Swedish tunes. Although they did compose some music of their own, most of their output was interpretations or improvisations on traditional folk tunes.

The band had several line-ups up before they disbanded in 1981; Bosse Skoglund, Tord Bengtsson, Roland Keijser, Torsten Eckerman, Ove Karlsson (who later would go on to form Nya Ljudbolaget… read more

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  • Folking insane, I tell u wot
  • Wow, this is crazy.
  • folk me harder
  • This band folking rules.
  • Poetic in his own way.
  • 73 release contains a track titled Elazıg-Dans. Elazığ is a city of Türkiye which i spent some time. Weird to hear from Arbete.
  • what the folk?
  • stop folking swearing
  • cool as folk
  • folk you!

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