About Gentle Knife

Gentle Knife is a Norwegian progressive rock band counting 10 members. With both male and female vocals, guitars, synths, mellotron, woodwinds and everything else you would or would not expect, the band combines the mood of the ‘70s with a modern take on the genre. Gentle Knife's self-titled conceptual debut album takes you from the clamor of the big city, into an alluring forest. The journey is supposed to renew your energy, but somewhere deep in the forest, you are drawn away from the path, and into the unknown...

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The Album

Gentle Knife's eponymous conceptual debut album is an 8-part suite rooted in the classic rock concept album. This innovative release transcends the genre with originality and modern sentiment. The results are both lyrical and foreboding, symphonic and urban. The album recounts the tale of an adventurer's unfortunate demise in an alluring forest.

Meet the band

Håkon
lead male vocal, acoustic guitar
Pål
synth, backing vocal, trumpet
Odd
bass
Brian
samples, words, vision
Thomas
tenor saxophone
Ove Christian
guitar
Ole Martin
drums, percussion
Eivind
guitar, synth
Astraea
flute

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The CD is now available worldwide!