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Big Swede Studios Recording and Music Production

BIG SWEDE is all over the place musically, running his recording studio, music production company and record label in Los Angeles. He brings his experience and energy to bear on every project. Moreover, he insists on a casual and comfortable environment where creativity can flow, a bubble of calm amidst the bustle of downtown LA. Home to Big Swede, Refurbished, X-World/5, Tweek Show, Protecto, 3 Of A Different Kind, Prune Bros & a large catalog of songs. Rock project "Refurbished" out now with the album "Only Want The Best".

Credits include: Mercedes "Super Service" SLS AMG Roadster Commercial - NCIS - The Mentalist - ALPHAS - NCIS:Los Angeles - CSI:Miami - Lie To Me - 90210 - Christmas Cupid - MTV Video Music Awards Pre Show - VMAs Revealed - Real World: San Diego - Keeping Up With The Kardashians - Kourtney & Kim Take Miami - Kourtney & Khloe Take The Hamptons - Basketball Wives LA - Wild 'n Out: Wildest Moments - Wait 'Til Next Year - Hollywood Exes - Atlanta Exes - Best Ink - Tough Love: Co-Ed - City Girl Diaries - World Of Jenks - Model Employee - Mac Miller And The Most Dope Family - Cuff'd - Bad Girls Club - Khloe & Lamar - When I Was 17 - Punk'd - Love Games: Bad Girls Need Love Too - Making Menudo - Everwood - One Life To Live - Real World: St. Thomas - 10 On Top - Girlfriend Confidential: LA - The Challenge: Battle Of The Exes - The Challenge: Battle Of The Seasons - Making Mr. Right - I'm Married To A - The Hook Up - Backstage With Disney On Broadway: Celebrating 20 Years (Recording/Engineering Voice Over) - Van Halen: Concert Intro & Programming (07-08 Reunion Tour) - Tommy Bolin "Whips & Roses 1&2" Mixing - Mix Language Reviewer: "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" - Samples for Brent Fitz (Slash's 2010-2011 World Tour, 2012 & 2013) - RazorBall - X-World/5 - 3 Of A Different Kind - Protecto - Programming/Samples: Eric Singer (Kiss 2012 Tour) - Nelson: Concert Intro - Alcatrazz: Concert Intro - John Christ (Danzig): Drums on "FleshCaffeine" - The New Czars: "Brush With The Devil" remix - 2 Grammy Nominations - 5 Solo Records: "Electronic Core District Pt.1" (2013), "Electronic Core District Pt.2" (2013), "Electronic Core District Pt.3" (2013), "BS In Da Club" (2010), "Time Machine" (2007) - "Rock Star" (2014) - Prune Bros "Hi Five-0" (Remake of "Hawaii Five-0" Theme Feat. Papa Dee) (2011) - "Feel It" (Feat. Nina Henderson) (2011) - "Take U Higher" (Feat. Papa Dee) (2012) - Big Swede Meets Haakon Graf: "There Is Still Time" (2013) - Tweek Show: "Dirt Ta Dust" (2014) - Refurbished: "Show Up For The Showdown" (2014) - Refurbished: "Only Want The Best" (2014). BS catalog includes 750 broadcast ready tracks. READ MORE
 

More Big Swede music on "Mac Miller and the Most Dope Family" (MTV)!

More Big Swede music on

Anytime is a good time for a break at the Perch rooftop - Working on new tracks - Big Swede single dropping April 28 and the re-release of X-World/5 is coming April 7 - Also, more Big Swede tracks on "Mac Miller and the Most Dope Family" (MTV) - Photo by Andy Anderson. ‪ BIG SWEDE on Spotify: http://open.spotify.com/artist/4k56oaLCDkCK8kYROsxwfq BIG SWEDE on Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/big-swede/id261151081 BIG SWEDE on IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0841186/ BIG SWEDE on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/BigSwedeStudios  

29 Mar 2015

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Lots of Big Swede tracks all over Bad Girls Club (Oxygen)!

Lots of Big Swede tracks all over Bad Girls Club (Oxygen)!

Lots of Big Swede tracks (electronica & hip hop) on the last season of Bad Girls Club - Watch the madness on Oxygen!!   http://www.oxygen.com/shows/bad-girls-club      

22 Mar 2015

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Big Swede feature on UNKOVR.COM today!

Big Swede feature on UNKOVR.COM today!

A very cool BIG SWEDE feature on UNKOVR - Where they feature artists & new music - They are featuring 3 of my tracks and a video - You can comment, rate and share from their site - I appreciate them having me on there!   http://unkovr.com/artist/big-swede/  

06 Mar 2015

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Michael Devin (Whitesnake) on the Refurbished album!

Michael Devin (Whitesnake) on the Refurbished album!

MICHAEL DEVIN (Whitesnake) is guesting on track #10, DIGGING YOUR OWN GRAVE, on the REFURBISHED release - Awesome bass and always a great hang - Also on the track are ROD JACKSON (Slash's Snakepit), HOWIE SIMON (Alcatrazz) & BIG SWEDE. - MICHAEL is also singing back-ups on track #4, CONVICTED OF LOVING YOU! REFURBISHED On Spotify: http://open.spotify.com/album/5nz4KMBjNtUoeIRbIvSS5v REFURBISHED On Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/…/a…/only-want-the-best/id913897788 Behind the Scenes Video: http://youtu.be/Po9bAkNrnIE ONLY WANT THE BEST on YouTube: http://youtu.be/atSBWOS9aBA SHOW UP FOR THE SHOWDOWN on YouTube: http://youtu.be/Ge5TBZpc8tk    

04 Mar 2015

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More Big Swede releases 2015!

More Big Swede releases 2015!

Several releases coming up - First off, I'm releasing a Big Swede single in April, with one remix, in the vein towards Marilyn Manson/Nine Inch Nails - There will be a full album with that flavor released in the fall - Also finishing up a Big Swede downtempo electronica/chill album, which hopefully will be out early summer - We are also re-releasing "X-World/5 - New Universal Order" (Big Swede, Reeves Gabrels, Magnus Rosen, Andy LaRocque, Nils K. Rue) later this Spring - A futuristic metal album - Photo by Mats Ågren. BIG SWEDE...

21 Feb 2015

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Hip Hop session with Rich The Kid!

Hip Hop session with Rich The Kid!

Had a pretty cool hip hop session the other day - Every once in a while I track other people - 'Rich The Kid' is a rapper from Atlanta and needed to throw down some stuff while in LA and we got it done!  

16 Feb 2015

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Refurbished back on the Painkiller Metal Show - 107.4FM Belgium!

Refurbished back on the Painkiller Metal Show - 107.4FM Belgium!

Good Good Bad Woman by Refurbished featured on 107.4FM in Belgium right now - On the Painkiller Metal Show - Best of 2014 - Thanx to Phil and the crew!! The track features Rod Jackson, Howie Simon, Johnny Griparic & Big Swede. Stream: http://www.jmsche.fr/radioprima/    

13 Feb 2015

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Short Big Swede interview at NAMM!

Short BIG SWEDE interview at NAMM (Music Convention) - DIGGY KAT from LUCKY STAR RADIO asked me a few questions - He has played a lot of BIG SWEDE and REFURBISHED tracks on his stations - Thanx DIGGY!   http://youtu.be/POLCGn6GLZA    

11 Feb 2015

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Rod Jackson (Slash's Snakepit) on Good Good Bad Woman - Refurbished album!

Rod Jackson (Slash's Snakepit) on Good Good Bad Woman - Refurbished album!

GOOD GOOD BAD WOMAN - The 6th track on the REFURBISHED album - It features ROD JACKSON (Slash's Snakepit) on vocals - He has been on about 65 BIG SWEDE tracks over the years - Incredible voice for any style - I was kind of inspired by AC/DC's NIGHT PROWLER when I wrote this track - Also on the track are HOWIE SIMON (Alcatrazz), BIG SWEDE and JOHNNY GRIPARIC (who will be out on tour with Walter Trout this year) - ROD will also be featured on my upcoming industrial album...

05 Feb 2015

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Reeves Gabrels, Johnny Griparic & Big Swede!

Reeves Gabrels, Johnny Griparic & Big Swede!

With two amazing musicians who I also regard as best friends - Always great to record and make music with these guys - REEVES GABRELS (The Cure, David Bowie, Tin Machine, Paul Rodgers) and JOHNNY GRIPARIC (Slash's Snakepit, Richie Kotzen, Gilby Clarke, Nina Hagen, Carole King) and the list goes on....! - They are both guesting on the REFURBISHED album and have been a part of many BIG SWEDE tracks - I also have a duo project with REEVES named PROTECTO.   REFURBISHED on Spotify:http://open.spotify.com/album/5nz4KMBjNtUoeIRbIvSS5vBIG SWEDE on Spotify:http://open.spotify.com/artist/4k56oaLCDkCK8kYROsxwfqREFURBISHED on Itunes:https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/only-want-the-best/id913897788BIG SWEDE on Itunes:https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/big-swede/id261151081REFURBISHED Behind The Scenes video:http://youtu.be/Po9bAkNrnIE  

28 Jan 2015

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