Recording '80s rock

Updates from Dehli Musikk

Snapshot from the music video for "Runaway Train" by Kaasin

Music video - Runaway Train by Kaasin

Jon Sandersen has shot and edited an awesome music video for Runaway Train by Kaasin 📼🎬

Album cover for the single "Runaway Train" by Kaasin

New release - Runaway Train by Kaasin

I've had the pleasure to play some rock keyboards with the band Kaasin 😃

Sound wizzard Halvor Halvorsen has done his magic behind the faders 👍👌

Turn up the volume, grab a beer and kickstart the weekend with some rock'n'roll 😎🤘

Close up of a Fulltone Tube Tape Echo

Analog synth, tape echo and worn out tape

Korg Polysix and Fulltone Tube Tape Echo with worn out tape 🎹📼🦄

Korg MS-20 and Mellotron M4000D being played

Runaway Train by Kaasin (teaser video)

A short preview of the music video for Runaway Train by Kaasin coming August 14th 😎🤘

Photo: Jon Sandersen 📷

Benjamin Dehli, Staale Kaasin, Rick Hagan, Jan Thore Grefstad and Jo Henning Kaasin

Shooting music video with Kaasin

Shooting video for Kaasin's debut single "Runaway Train" 🎬

Photo: Terje Ottesen 📷

Arturia Drumbrute, Fulltone Tube Tape Echo, Fostex X-28H, Korg MS-20 and Mellotron M4000D

Tape echo on synthesizer, Mellotron and drum machine

Fulltone Tube Tape Echo with Korg MS-20, Mellotron M4000D and Arturia Drumbrute 📼🎹🎛️🦄

The band Kaasin: Jo Henning Kaasin, Jan Thore Grefstad, Staale Kaasin, Benjamin Dehli and Rick Hagan

New band - Kaasin

Debut single and video from the rock band Kaasin will be released on August 14th 💪😎🤘🔥

Kaasin consist of: Jo Henning Kaasin (Guitar), Jan Thore Grefstad (Vocals), Staale Kaasin (Bass), Benjamin Dehli (Keyboards) and Rick Hagan (Drums)

Fulltone Tube Tape Echo tape delay

New effects unit - Fulltone Tube Tape Echo

Got a new tape delay today 📼🛸👯‍♂️️

Roland Dimension D, electric pianos and synthesizers

Roland Dimension D SDD-320 with synthesizers and electric pianos

Tried out the Roland Dimension D with various keyboard instruments 🎹🎛️

Album cover for the single "The Keeper of the Lighthouse" by Wolf Moon Fever

New release - The Keeper of the Lighthouse by Wolf Moon Fever

New release by Wolf Moon Fever 👍👍 I've had the honor to play the Hammond C3 organ on this track😃 Start your weekend with The Keeper of the Lighthouse!

Have a nice weekend and summer! 🌞

A Fender Rhodes MKI Stage Piano being played

Rhodes piano with sample & hold filter modulation

Fender Rhodes with Moog Minitaur filter amplified with a Roland Jazz Chorus and a Fender Twin Reverb 🎹🎛️🛸

Roland Dimension D SDD-320 modified with mono/stereo switch

Roland Dimension D modification

Doing a small modification to the Dimension D making the mono/stereo switch accessible from the front panel 🔧

Yamaha YC-25D being played

Recording combo organ, Clavinet and synthesizers

Yamaha YC-25D through a Fener Twin Reverb and a Vox AC15H1TV 🦄👯‍♂️🎛️🔊🤠

Album cover for the single "Under the Midnight Sun" by 2020 Vision

New release - Under the Midnight Sun by 2020 Vision

New release by 2020 Vision 😎🤘Turn up the volume and enjoy this 80's rock'n'roll song 📼👾 Have a nice weekend!

Louis Zwicki Pianette with an old telephone, tape recorder and coffee cup on top

New product - Lo-fi Tape Piano

The 'Lo-fi Tape Piano' sample pack is now available for $4.99 at Roqstar 😃

Louis Zwicki Pianette with an old telephone, tape recorder and coffee cup on top

Demo video of Lo-fi Tape Piano

Lo-fi Tape Piano will soon be available for purchase 👯‍♂️‍For the time being, you can check out this video with examples

Yamaha YC-25D with effects pedals on top

Combo organ with effects pedals and tube amp

Distorted Yamaha YC-25D with delay, spring reverb and tremolo 🤠

Close up of a Louis Zwicki Pianette

Lo-fi Tape Piano (teaser video)

Short teaser video of the sample pack I'm making 🤠☎️🦄📼🎹

A Korg MS-20 and patch cables with the color of the Norwegian flag

Ja, vi elsker dette landet (Norwegian national anthem)

Happy National Day 🇧🇻

Celebrating the day with a synthesizer version of the Norwegian national anthem

Louis Zwicki Pianette with a modified Televerket telephone as microphone

Lo-fi piano sampling

Sampling the Louis Zwicki Pianette with different kind of microphones and a 4-track recorder 🎹☎️📼

A Fostex X-28H 4-track tape recorder

Piano, synthesizers and drum machine

Making '80s inspired music with piano, various synthesizers and drum machine 🎹🎛️👯‍♂️🦄

A Roland AX-1 being played

Distortion keytar

Recording a solo with a Roland AX-1 keytar, overdrive pedals and tube amplifiers 🎹🤠🦄📼🔊

Snapshot from the music video for "Give Me a Smile, Joe" by Lene Nevisdal

Music video - Give Me a Smile, Joe by Lene Nevisdal

Music video for Give Me a Smile, Joe by Lene Nevisdal is out 📼

Per Kristian Grimsland in his recording studio

Undertow in new episode from the Track By Track series

New episode of the Track By Track series from Haunted By Silhouettes 🔥

This time it's the song 'Undertow' 🤘😎

A Mellotron M4000D being played

Layering Mellotron tracks

Adding violins, cello, guitar, vibraphone and timpani track with the Mellotron M4000D 🎻🥁🎸🎹

A Yamaha L20-D harmonium being played

Recording harmonium and piano

Recording the Yamaha L20-D harmonium and Louis Zwicki Pianette 🎹

Roland Dimension D SDD-320

New effects unit - Roland Dimension D SDD-320

Quick test of the Roland Dimension D SDD-320 processing audio from a Dreadbox Erebus v2 synthesizer

A Louis Zwicki Pianette miced with a stereo pait of AKG C451E

Trying out some new mic placements on the piano

Micing the Louis Zwicki Pianette with a stereo pair of AKG C451E 🎤🎹

Per Kristian Grimsland in his recording studio

Deadlock in new episode from the Track By Track series

New episode of the Track By Track series from Haunted By Silhouettes.

In this episode you can hear overdriven organ, synthesizers and Mellotron I had a lot of fun playing on the song 'Deadlock' 😎🤘

A Dreadbox Erebus synthesizer being played

New synth - Dreadbox Erebus v2

Quick test of my newly purchased Dreadbox Erebus v2 analog paraphonic synthesizer

Solton Dopplertone rotary speaker

Piano through a rotary speaker

Testing out the Louis Zwicki Pianette through a Solton Dopplertone 🎹🔄📢

Per Kristian Grimsland in his recording studio

New series from Haunted By Silhouettes

Check out the first episode of the Track By Track series from Haunted By Silhouettes.

In this episode you can hear guinea pig noises and the keyboard tracks I got the honor of playing on the song 'The Last Day on Earth' 🐹🤘

Album cover for the single "Can You See Me" by 2020 Vision

New release - Can You See Me by 2020 Vision

New rock song from the rock guys in the rock band 2020 Vision with rock Halvor "The Rock" Halvorsen behind the faders 😎🤘

And I've been so lucky to play the rock keyboards 🤠

Vacuum Tubes in the AO-28 pre-amp inside a Hammond C3 organ

My favorite kind of candles

Vacuum Tubes in the AO-28 pre-amp inside the Hammond C3 organ ✨💡

A Leslie 122 amplifier with full volume

It might get loud

Maxing out the Leslie 122 amplifier 😎📢

Korg MS-20 synthesizer

Recording Korg MS-20 arpeggios

Recording some arpeggios with the Korg MS-20 synthesizer, analog delay and spring reverb

The notes are coming from Logic as MIDI signal and converted into control voltage with a Korg SQ-1

Effects pedals

Clavinet with wah-pedal

Recording Clavinet D6 with Real McCoy Custom Picture Wah and ProCo Rat distortion

Computer screen with Logic session

Layering keyboard tracks

Layering different keyboard instruments in Logic 🎹🎹🎹

Hammond C3 tonewheel organ with Leslie 122

Recording the tonewheel organ

Recording the Hammond C3 tonewheel organ with Leslie 122 🎹📢🔄

Snapshot from the music video for "Då E Det Verdt Det" by Thomas Tveiten

Music video - Då E Det Verdt Det by Thomas Tveiten

Music video for Då E Det Verdt Det by Thomas Tveiten is out 📼

The video is made by Esben Meyer Kristensen 🎬

Album cover for the single "Då E Det Verdt Det" by Thomas Tveiten

New release - Då E Det Verdt Det by Thomas Tveiten

Kick start the weekend with this all new release by Thomas Tveiten 😎🤘

I've had the honor to play keyboard instruments on this one 😃

Red Yamaha YC-25D combo organ with effects pedals on top

Yamaha YC-25D with effects pedals

Spaceship sounds with the Yamaha YC-25D and effects pedals 🚀🛸

Album cover for the single "Tåkemann" by Esben Meyer

New release - Tåkemann by Esben Meyer

Tåkemann by Esben Meyer is out!

I've had a fun time experimenting with various keyboard instruments on this one 😀

Album cover for the single "Give Me a Smile, Joe" by Lene Nevisdal

New release - Give Me a Smile, Joe by Lene Nevisdal

New release by Lene Nevisdal!

I've had the honor to play the Hammond C3 organ on this track 😎

A red Yamaha YC-25D combo organ

New organ - Yamaha YC-25D

I've just acquired this Yamaha YC-25D combo organ from the '70s'

Louis Zwicki Pianette with a loudspeaker inside

Piano as reverb for the synthesizer

Using the Louis Zwicki Pianette as a reverb effect for the Korg MS-20 🎹🎛

The MS-20 is triggered by the Korg SQ-1 step sequencer

Piano with a tuning wrench

Tuning time

Tuning the Pianette 🎹🔧

Fostex 4-track tape recorder

Some more '80s rock

Another recording session with some '80s rock keyboards 🤠🤘

Display on a Yamaha DX7 showing a patch named Koto

Recording Yamaha DX7

It's not rock 'n' roll until you fire up the "Koto" patch 🇯🇵🤘

Behringer VC340 Vocoder keyboard instrument

New Synth Day

Vocoder VC340 🎹

Time to make some robot music 🤖

Effects pedals

Recording '80s rock

Recording keys for '80s rock 🎹📼🕹️

A red Fender Stratocaster being played

Synth Guitar

Korg MS-20 ESP with guitar 🤠🤘🎹🎸

Hammond C3 organ with lights inside

Christmas spirit

Christmas Organ Lighting 🎹🎄

A Hohner Clavinet D6 instrument being played

Recording Clavinet

Recording fuzz wah Clavinet 🤠🤘

Album cover for the single "Get Lucky" by The White Devil

New release by The White Devil

Today The White Devil released a cowboy shanty version of Get Lucky 🍾👯‍♂️

I've had the honor to play some accordion riffs and various instruments on this one 😎

Sign with Dehli Musikk logo on house wall

Dehli Musikk sign

Got my business sign today 😃🕴️🚧🎹

Fender Rhodes piano being played

Twin Peaks

Coverversion of Twin Peaks Theme ⛰⛰☕️

Album cover for the single "Back When" by Spinning Wheels Band

New release by Spinning Wheels Band

New release by Spinning Wheels Band!

I got the honor to play the organ and clavinet on this one 😎

Super talented guys with producer Halvor Halvorsen behind the faders and musicians from Brad Paisley's band 😃👍

A piano and a Mellotron being played

Recording piano and Mellotron to 4-track

Piano and Mellotron flutes at half speed 🐇🐢📼🎹

Inside of a Hohner Clavinet D6 instrument

Maintenance time

The Clavinet was in need for a service

Piano with effects pedals and a 4-track tape recorder

Recording piano

Recording "lo-fi" piano 📼🎹

Piano with a mid-century design being played

Testing the new piano

It definitely needs some tuning and damper adjustments, but this small piano sounds big 😃

Piano with a mid-century design

New piano

I've just acquired this Danish mid-century beauty 😃🎹🇩🇰

Tape recorder with cassette tape

Recording to tape

Recording a couple of Twin Peaks melodies with some tape saturation 📼⛰️⛰️

An accordion being played

Accordionsyntesizermachine

Why go out partying when you can stay home and play the accordionsyntesizermachine 🤠

A Clavinet and a Rhodes Piano being played

Twin Peaks with Clavinet and Rhodes

Twin Peaks Theme on Hohner Clavinet D6 and Rhodes Mark I Stage Piano

A Mellotron M4000D in custom cabinet with effects pedals on top

Sound design with the Mellotron

Making spaceship sounds with the Mellotron M4000D and effects pedals 🤠🚀

A Korg Polisix being played

Testing the Korg Polysix

Quick test run of the Korg Polysix 😊

Close-up shot of the Korg Polysix

New synth - Korg Polysix

Bought myself a birthday present 😁

Close-up shot of the Logan / Hohner String Melody string synthesizer

A Saucerful of Secrets

Testing the newly maintained Logan String Melody II with some chords from "A Saucerful of Secrets" by Pink Floyd 🎹🦄

Inside the Logan String Melody II synthesizer

Logan String Melody maintenance

The String Melody needed some TLC 🤕

Dirty faders and a stuck j-wire in the busbar👨‍🏭

A Hohner Clavinet D6 with effects pedals on top

Recording the Clavinet

Recording the Hohner Clavinet D6 with effects pedals 🎹👯🦄

Album cover for the single "The Last Day on Earth" by Haunted By Silhouettes

New release - The Last Day on Earth by Haunted By Silhouettes

Kick start the weekend with this all new release by Haunted By Silhouettes!💥

I've had a lot of fun recording some Mellotron and guinea pig/spaceship sounds on this 🛸🐹

A smoke detector with electronics from an effects pedal

Smoke detector pedal

Home made Dallas Rangemaster Treble Booster clone in a smoke detector enclosure 👨‍🚒🎛️

A Fender Rhodes MKI electric piano being played

Fender Rhodes - Wet/Dry setup with rotary speaker and Twin Reverb

Fender Rhodes with Fender Twin Reverb as dry/direct amp and Solton Dopplertone as wet/delay amp.

An Arturia DrumBrute drum machine and a Korg MS-20 synthesizer

Testing my new Arturia DrumBrute

Syncing Arturia DrumBrute with Korg MS-20 and Korg SQ-1 🎛️🥁🎹

A Hammond C3 tonewheel organ being played

Recording the organ

Warming up the Hammond C3 for some recording 🤠🎹

Home made effects pedal

Led clipping fuzz boost effects pedal

Home made an effects pedal with LED clipping, volume boost and octave fuzz,

The boost circuit is based of an Electro Harmonix LPB-1

A Fender Rhodes MKI electric piano with a Korg MS-20 synthesizer on top

Fender Rhodes and Korg MS-20

I recorded a short live jam to tape with Korg MS-20 and Fender Rhodes MKI.

A Korg MS-20 being repaired with a soldering iron

Korg MS-20 maintenance

Repairing a broken power cord on the Korg MS-20 👷‍🛠️🎹

A Fender Rhodes electric piano, a Fender Blender effects pedal, a Fender Twin Reverb amplifier and a Fender Stratocaster electric guitar

The Fender corner

Fender Rhodes, Fender Blender, Fender Twin Reverb and Fender Stratocaster

Snapshot from the music video for "Deadlock" by Haunted By Silhouettes

Music video - Deadlock by Haunted By Silhouettes

Music video for Deadlock by Haunted By Silhouettes is out 📼🎬

Album cover for the single "Deadlock" by Haunted By Silhouettes

New release - Deadlock by Haunted By Silhouettes

I've had the honor to play organ and various keyboards on this one 😀

Turn up the volume and enjoy the summer 🔈🍻☀️

A Fender Twin Reverb amplifier

New amp - Fender Twin Reverb

I've just acquired this good ol' Twin Reverb amplifier 🍾👯

A Korg MS-20 synthesizer with rainbow colored patch cables

Happy Pride Month

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