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GAUTE GRANLI (born 1989) is a norwegian musican currently working mainly with experimental music. As a guitarist he plays in Stavanger-based bands Skadne Krek and Freddy The Dyke with which he has toured extensively throughout europe, and also in Japan. He has also done 3 solo tours so far, and played/toured alongside bands such as Staer, Batalj, Brutal Blues, Noxagt, Melt Banana and Clifford Torus. Granli also runs the label Skussmaal alongside Skadne Krek bandmate Jens Borge. The label has so far released the critically acclaimed debut albums of both his bands as well as his solo debut cassette. Stavanger-label Drid Machine has also released some of Granli’s solo work as well as Freddy The Dyke.

With his solo project he explores a range of abstract and bizarre territories. He combines chanting, guitar, a range of effects with analog sampling and creates a dark and industrial sound. The music is freely improvised as well as composed.