Bent Saether

It feels like we’ve grown enough as musicians over the last few years to go new places, and our conceptual and compositional abilities have developed along with it, so we’re pushing all the envelopes we can at the same time and it still feels like cutting edge work to us. It seems to resonate with people.

“It feels like we’ve grown enough as musicians over the last few years to go new places, and our conceptual and compositional abilities have developed … Read More

You find your preferred resolutions and harmonic intervals and what-have-yous, and then you either keep writing the same thing until everybody is as bored with your songs as you are, or you try with all your might to get out of those patterns. This is what a lot of the work is all about.

“You find your preferred resolutions and harmonic intervals and what-have-yous, and then you either keep writing the same thing until everybody is as bored with … Read More

We went from being thought of and talked about as “a band that plays a so-and-so style of music” (a grunge band, a stoner band, etc) to “a band that plays music with a certain sensibility or style to it”. I’m not able to see quite what that is, but it’s there and some people like it a lot.

“We went from being thought of and talked about as “a band that plays a so-and-so style of music” (a grunge band, a stoner band, … Read More

We’ve known each other [in Motorpsycho ] since 1985 or ’86, are really different as personalities, and yet have actually never disagreed to any degree. We are really complimentary as musicians and songwriters too, and come from two total opposites in our approaches.

“We’ve known each other [in Motorpsycho ] since 1985 or ’86, are really different as personalities, and yet have actually never disagreed to any degree. … Read More