Danish word for remembrance and reverberation) plays orchestrated and
experimental rock and pop music. The group, formed in January 2001 in the
Copenhagen, consists of five core members: Mads Brauer, Casper Clausen,
Thomas Husmer, Rune Mølgaard and Rasmus Stolberg. When performing live, the core
five-piece band is complemented with the addition of 3-4 closely related live
They have released albums on the British/American record label
The Leaf Label, but also have their own record label called Rumraket (the
Danish word for space rocket). So far the Rumraket roster includes
Taxi Taxi!, and
Efterklang has a history of working with many guest musicians on their
recordings. They also produced a vast number of artistic music videos by
Jeremiah Zagar. Nan Na Hvass from Hvass&Hannibal is the mastermind behind
the critically acclaimed artwork for Efterklang´s One-Sided LP, Under Giant
Trees, Parades, and the Mirador (Oct 2007).
Efterklang's second album Parades, released October 2007, has won several
awards and nominations. Recently (April 2009) it was selected as the 38th best
album released between April 2005 to April 2009 by
Clash Magazine (UK).
DROWNED IN SOUND - "Seriously: this is one of 2007’s finest
LPs, no question."