Slim Loris – Hideaway
Slim Loris was in idea formed in the heads of singer/bass player Mattias Cederstam and guitarist Robert Barrefelt in 2009. The duo was soon accompanied by drummer Jonas Ellenberg and singer/guitarist Leon Lindström.
After a collection of demos in 2010 entitled “Amateur Night at the Asylum” Slim Loris debut album “Down To Earth” was released in June 2011, led by the 1st single “Low”, that showed the band’s fine-tuned song writing skills and classic rock sense of melody.
Two songs from Slim Loris were featured in the 2012 Swedish film “Var kommer mjölken ifrån”.
On the 19th of May 2013 Slim Loris released the follow up “Future Echoes and Past Replays”, gaining them acclaim worldwide.
With the release Slim Loris also recorded a music video for the single “Head on the Floor” with platinum record awarded director Jonas Hong Soo Eriksson.
In 2014 the band went on a UK tour, performing at the legendary Cavern Club in Liverpool among others. Later in the year the band returned to the Studio together with producer Pecka Hammarstedt and started working on their third album. The album entitled “Love and Fear” was released on May 19th 2015 and soon gained great reviews.
Music from Slim Loris was also featured in the film “Allt vi får från får – en film om får”.
In 2017 Slim Loris returned to the studio with producer Pecka Hammarsted to record new material. The EP “Wild and Untamed” was released on May 2nd 2018. The cover is painted by the acclaimed Swedish artist, Emil Grönholm (http://www.emilgronholm.com/) and world renowned jazz/funk saxophonist Per Ruskträsk Johansson makes a guest appearance on the song Hideaway.
Director Jonas Hong Soo Eriksson reunited with the band and recorded a video for the song “Hideaway” that was premiered by Clash music.