Puma is an improvisational group based in Trondheim, Norway, who play music drawn from rock, noise, elektronica and jazz. Puma consists of Stian Westerhus on guitar, Gard Nilssen on drums, and Øystein Moen on synthesizers.
Veslefrekk is a Norwegian jazz trio, consisting of Ståle Storløkken (keyboards), Arve Henriksen (vocals and trumpet) and Jarle Vespestad (drums). Veslefrekk works with experimental and partly improvised music, as well as structured free jazz with elements of ethnic, rock and modern music. Veslefrekk is also known as Supersilent when collaborating with musician Helge Sten/Deathprod.
Arve Henriksen (b. 1968) is a Norwegian trumpet player. His distinctive flute-like sound can be heard in such bands as Supersilent, Christian Wallumrød Ensemble, Trygve Seim Ensemble, Veslefrekk, Jon Balke & Magnetic North Orchestra, and Nine Horses among others.
Eldbjørg Raknes (born February 9th, 1970) is singer, composer, band leader and improviser. Besides vocals she does live voice sampling.
She lives in Trondheim. Eldbjørg has founded her own record company, MYrecordings.
Svalastog is the solo project from Per Henrik Svalastog. Per Henrik Svalastog comes from Tromsø in the far north of Norway(hometown of Biosphere, Alog, Bel Canto and Röyksopp etc.) and is one of the veterans on the Norwegian electronica scene. He has released three albums as part of the duo Information and a lot of 12"ers and remixes under various aliases since 1990.
Arild was born at Lillestrøm in Norway on 27th.October 1945. He was to develop into a bass player of great subtlety, an accomplished and sought after composer, and an experimentalist, investigating the possibilities of fusing improvisation with traditional Norwegian folk music.(Why did nobody think of that before?)