Havdis – Novemberlys


Release data: Havdis – Novemberlys CD, Gterma, 2016 Released during the winter of 2015/2016, “Novemberlys” contains seven calming ambient pieces compiled and mixed by label-owner Johan Rehn from the Havdis-catalogue. The first two (“Waterhorse” and “Dressed in Dark Water”) were made in 2012, the rest composed in the last two years. As was the case on Odd’s previous albums, the outcome fits to the musician’s…

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Havdis – Nightbreeze


Release data: Havdis – Nightbreeze CD, Gterma, 2013 Similar to his previous album, the main inspiration of “Nightbreeze” is the immediate surroundings of the composer (a fisherman by trade) along his close connection to the sea and its nature. However, this time around Odd Jensen (aka Havdis) tries to embrace the northern summer’s atmospheres while living so close to its powerful but beautiful elements. The…

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Havdis – Clouds into Sea


Release data: Havdis – Clouds into Sea DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Mixgalaxy records, 2011 “Clouds into Sea” is the debut album by Norwegian composer Odd Jensen, aka Havdis. Mr Jensen, an ordinary fisherman in daily life, started dabbling with some new and wonderful creating/recording technology about 10-12 years ago, but only found the courage and guts taking his sonic creations online only three years back. One thing…

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Havdis – The Hidden Islands


Release data: Havdis – The Hidden Islands CD, Gterma, 2012 Havdis is an ambient project by Odd Jensen, who resides in the remote coastal area of northern Norway. If I’m not mistaken, “The Hidden Islands” is his second release, put out by Johan Rehn’s quality ambient label Gterma. Mr Jensen’s soundscape music is profoundly inspired and influenced by nature and the sound/silence along the melancholy…

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