Erik makes music under his middle name Augustin in the singer/songwriter-tradition, drawing influences from Nick Drake, Joni Mitchell, Judee Sill, The Magnetic Fields, American Music Club, Bob Mould and Red House Painters, but also electronica acts like Boards of Canada and folk music guitarists like Ian Carr. Erik sings and plays guitar, piano/synth, double bass, bouzouki, melodica, percussion/drums and works with samples in software like Pro Tools and Reason. Please contact Erik if you would like to get physical copies of the demos. Click on the play-button to the left of each song to hear it.
DISCOGRAPHY (in selection):
1. Our Garden
2. To Make Love With A Knife
3. The Druid
5. The Prophecy
6. Kurbits Of Tranquility (edit)
Augustin: S/t is a compilation of a few of the songs that Erik wrote and recorded between 2001-2005. Recorded in Falun and Stockholm, at home and at friends’ houses.
1. Broken Couple
2. San Franifornia (coming soon)
3. Hidden Cards
Sugar & Onions EP was recorded at Erik’s house in NOPA / Western Addition in San Francisco, in April and May of 2007. It was mastered by Jens Johansson at Ljudligan in Stockholm, Fall of 2007.
1. Ugly Girl
2. Golden Gate Bridge
3. I Would Never (coming soon)
4. All My Labour (coming soon)
Peaceful Hill EP was recorded at Erik’s house in Stockholm, in October of 2009. Cover photo of Fredhällsparken by Jennifer Hallqvist.