Music Finds #2 – Korean Idols?

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 […]

AVALINITY behind the scenes

AVALINITY behind the scenes

Ever wondered what happens behind the scenes when I’m out playing shows with Avalinity? Check out my latest video to find out! When you’re done, don’t forget that you can see even more from the live at Sågen over at our band-channel! (i’ve also embedded the video below, so check it out!) AVALINITY live medley […]

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The #AREKUchallenge is back!

I’m a huge photography enthusiast, in case you didn’t know. So last year I wanted to spread this enthusiasm to my followers, and at the same time help them develop as photographers. This was done by running the #AREKUchallenge, a monthly challenge open for all, were the participants were given a theme per month, and […]

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One year of

This site celebrated one year online this past Thursday (something I was too busy working to acknowledge until now, sorry site!) so I think this is a good time to look both back and forward. Last year I focused mainly on getting this site established and with (somewhat) continues uploads. That is something I will […]

Music Finds #1

Inspired by SaSa‘s weekly “Kpop Monday” updates, I now also aim to get some structure in my bloging habits, and therefore presenting: Music Finds “Music Finds” is a new series I will be doing here on the blog each Wednesday. The concept is as follows: As I listen to a lot of music, I from […]

Walk by the fields

AREKU Black and white photography

Black and White (Cosina CT-1A and digital)

Black and White (Cosina CT-1A and digital) This afternoon I went outside to snap some new photos. I’ve recently spent a lot of time with my new Cosina CT-1A which I got for myself this past Christmas. I’ve loaded it up with the classic Kodak TX (400), and hope to soon develop my first roll […]

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Make Android less ugly

Yesterday the folks where I work as a Creative director handed me a work phone (thank you guys, much appreciated!) to use when “on duty”. The phone is a real slick one; a white Samsung Galaxy Alpha, which means I’m back to having an Android as one of my daily drivers for the first time […]

AREKU is “Player of the Week” by B.C Rich Guitars

Today I was announced as B.C Rich Guitars‘s “Player of the Week”. For those of you who might not know, B.C Rich is the manufacturer of my main-guitar; the Mockingbird. As a long time player (soon 8 years) of this brand and model, it’s a great honor to be recognized in this way. This is […]

AREKU Accessories


Some of my most frequently used ones.