John Ivar Bye is a rock poet. The music paints a landscape around
the lyrics. The lyrics involves the past, the present and the future.
Oslo-based Johns Quijote has so far released 4 albums since their
debut in 1998.
Their music might be described as alt. rock in a singer/songwriter
athmosphere, rythmic and organic, and with uniq lyrics and rough/laidback
Vocalist John Ivar Bye is indeed a rock poet, and the groups organic
music spins around his text universe.
The band have also released an album and done several concerts in
Johns Quijote are:
John Ivar Bye: Guitar, vocal
Brynjulf Risnes: Guitar
Atle Rakvåg: Bass
Jon Grimsby: Drums
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can order Farmen releases (CD's and/or digital downloads) here.