Eivind Opsvik is a Norwegian musician who’s been living in New York for over 10 years. While he’s most proficient at playing bass, he also thoroughly enjoys experiments with recording and mixing, playing lap steel guitar, old organs, drums, composing music, and running his own little record label .
His main projects are Overseas, Opsvik & Jennings and his solo project.
He has released three records with Overseas, and his chamber-pop duo Opsvik & Jennings recently released their third album on CD and Vinyl; “A Dream I Used to Remember” (Loyal Label).
Eivind is currently working on a solo album, it will be an audio/visual release in collaboration with photographer Michelle Arcila where each song will be accompanied by a photograph.
Also involved in a plethora of other bands:
The UP, Tone Collector, Sacks/Maneri/Motian/Opsvik, Ben Gerstein Collective, Kornstad/Opsvik, Tony Malaby's Paloma Recio, Kris Davis, Jackson Moore Trio, Jeff Davis Band, Rocket Engine, Plainville Music, Jesse Stacken Trio, David Binney's Out of Airplanes, Jon Irabagon's Outright!!!, Up The Turret Mil, Poor Pluto .and more
complete live schedule
Breath of Bark
Eivind Opsvik Overseas Live at Nublu, NYC, May 2008Kapp Det Gode Håp/Stranded
Sticks, Eyes, Feet and Brains