BIG SWEDE is a Composer / Producer / Engineer / Sound Designer / Programmer / Multi-Instrumentalist / Remixer / DJ, who maintains a prolific recording and production career, doing business as Los Angeles based BIG SWEDE STUDIOS.
Big Swede is all over the place musically, running his recording studio, music production company and record label, in downtown’s Historic Core District. He is making music in a variety of styles, from Electronica to Rock, Club/Dance to Hip-Hop, Big Beat to Jazz, Metal to Soundtrack and beyond. Home to Big Swede, Refurbished, X-World/5, Tweek Show, Protecto, 3 Of A Different Kind, Prune Bros & a large catalog of songs.
The Big Swede catalog includes about 850 tracks and counting.
BIG SWEDE’s music has appeared in over 350 episodes of television in a variety of shows including NCIS, CSI, The Mentalist, NCIS: Los Angeles, Lie To Me, Alphas, 90210, JAG, Real World, MTV Video Music Awards and Keeping Up With The Kardashians.
Commercials include Mercedes, Samsung, Dish, Zeiss and Lowe’s.
Voice-over recordings include Scottie Pippen for Nike, Jessie Tyler Ferguson for “Backstage With Disney On Broadway” and Karen Black.
Collaborations include Reeves Gabrels (The Cure, David Bowie), Jimmy Z (Eurythmics, Etta James), Miles Evans (Gil Evans Orchestra, Sting), Oscar Hernandez (Celia Cruz, Spanish Harlem Orchestra), Rod Jackson (Slash’s Snakepit), Les Hemstock (Hemstock & Jennings), Andy LaRocque (King Diamond) and Papa Dee.