Tag Archives: andreas westhagen

bleeding swans and crying fingers

There is a secret place we all call “Grandma’s House”; hidden among fields and forests in Eastern Norway, it’s a small white settlement that has become a base for some mysterious musical performances to the local youth. The darker, the better.. When I was first given the Twin Pines Mall demo, years ago, I remember […]

Lateral Living

The Liverpool-based Carnival Kids, consisting among others of Andreas Westhagen (who you might remember me mentioning as one half, with Uno Møller, of hardcore band Twin Pines Mall)  have released their new single yesterday. Pulling influences from bands as diverse as Rival Schools, At the Drive-In, Rumble in Rhodos and early lostprophets, this brand new […]

Video of the Week #35

Well, I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: my friends are made of awesome. This is what every summer in Norway feels like.

Start it loud

Twin Pines Mall, the project of fellow Norwegians Uno Møller (of Wintermare and Team Me fame) and Andreas Westhagen (State Kuban mastermind and another member of the Team Me family) has taken off since I first listened to this demo on a rainy day in Oslo over a year ago. As you might have heard […]