Olgwi

King of Swing – Looking back, and forward

A little more than a month after the release of the single King of Swing it is time to look forward, towards a new single release and a new album release. However, first let us look back on some of the reviews of King of Swing: Very cool that so many international blogs wrote about […]

King of swing is here

New single King of Swing is here! The single was released on the 25th of November and is now available on Spotify, iTunes (etc…) as well as free download on Soundcloud. The song has an energy-full, up-tempo character that contrasts many of the previous Olgwi productions. However, many of the classical ingredients of the Olgwi […]

The story behind the song

It all started with the guitar intro. Guitar in open D tuning and capo on seventh fret. Played around with that figure back and forth, added a minor chord to it and in a couple of minutes I think the chorus was there as well. A song that was pretty quick to write in other […]

Single in late november

Last adjustments on levels and sound then away on final mastering. It’s indeed hard to decide when a song is actually ready to release. In many ways a song is never finished, it continues to develop over time. Sometimes I think the best songs are those that live on through the evolution of time… Anyway, […]