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How to write a song – My workflow

I like reading about other peoples workflow. Partly because it gives one the insight in someone else views and tools which is fascinating, partly because I might discover a technique or just a new way to approach things, that could assist in my own way of creating. After talking with SaSa about approaches when writing […]

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Music Finds #8 – Gotta have that oumpf

Music Finds “Music Finds” is a new series, with new posts here on the blog each Wednesday. The concept is as follows: As I listen to a lot of music, I from time to time finds a piece that sticks out, sometimes because it’s quirky, mixed two very unlikely genres, unlikely instruments, or just damn […]

AREKU new single is called ONE to NONE, an instrumental post rock epos

“ONE to NONE” is now out on Spotify!

My latest single called “ONE to NONE” is now out on the free music-streaming service Spotify! Click the link below to listen to my latest track: https://t.co/b1GTqr2atT

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Kitty

The household cat Kitty is a frequent companion when I’m out photographing.

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Music Finds #7 – The Visualist from OZ

Music Finds “Music Finds” is a new series, with new posts here on the blog each Wednesday. The concept is as follows: As I listen to a lot of music, I from time to time finds a piece that sticks out, sometimes because it’s quirky, mixed two very unlikely genres, unlikely instruments, or just damn […]

AREKU of Avalinity live playing a B C Rich Mockingbird guitar

8 years with my favorite guitar (B.C Rich “Mockingbird”)

Today is a special day, so I would like to tell a story about my guitar. My favorite guitar. Which I’ve now had for 8 years. This is the story of how I got it.   I begun playing guitar somewhere in 2007. Using an old Höfner nylon stringed guitar, I learnt the basics. It wasn’t long […]

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SaSa official website – it’s online!

I’ve been hinting about this project during the last month, and now it’s finally online! SaSa, singer of Avalinity and a close friend of mine, launched her official website this past Saturday! This project goes back to the first seeds being planted in late January, as SaSa told me she was considering moving her blog to […]

AREKU custom reverse lens nikon macro photo of a flower

Close up/macro #AREKUchallenge (photo competition)

Thank you all for participating in the first round of the newly returned #AREKUchallenge! I’m happy to see that so many of you found interest in my photo competition. As mentioned, I will select some of the submitted photos and give the photographers feedback during the next couple of days. But before that, it’s time […]

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Most viewed posts in March

So, it’s now the 1st of April (at least here in Sweden), and as we’ve now entered a new month I thought it was time to summarize the most read posts of March, in case any of my reader missed one! Just a side-note before I begin, I would just like to mention that the […]

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Music finds #6 – A French danse

Music Finds “Music Finds” is a new series, with new posts here on the blog each Wednesday. The concept is as follows: As I listen to a lot of music, I from time to time finds a piece that sticks out, sometimes because it’s quirky, mixed two very unlikely genres, unlikely instruments, or just damn […]