Generator X (band)

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Generator X
Origin Oslo, Norway
Genres Jazz
Years active 1998–present
Labels Jazzland Recordings
Rune Grammofon
Website Puma official Website
Members Christian Wallumrød
Ole Morten Vågan
Audun Kleive
Past members Jan Bang
Geir Østensjø
Ståle Storløkken
Arve Henriksen

Generator X (established 1998 in Oslo) is a Norwegian Jazz band initiated by Audun Kleive. Most of the tracks for their first album were conceived live, during the band’s first sessions together, retaining the spontaneity of the genre. Framework is a metal/electronica composition, energetic and alarmingly intense. Mainstay or Obelisk are more contained, evolving slowly, following the strolls of the musicians, obviously at ease with each other, holding the convulsions, slowing down the pace, changing tempo, almost grounding the machinery to a complete halt at a few occasions, avoiding a premature climax. The symbiosis is perfect, almost palpable.[1]

Ohmagoddabl (2003) are mixed in Bill Laswell's Turteltone Studios, New York.[2]

Band members[edit]

Current members
Former members


  • 2000: Generator X (Jazzland Recordings)
  • 2004: Ohmagoddabl (Jazzland Recordings)
  • 2012: Attack (POL-selection)


  1. ^ "Kleive, Audun Biography". Norsk Musikkinformasjon Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. 
  2. ^ "Audun Kleive Generator X". 

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