Music

All songs are official releases available on most common streaming services, the web links are listed here.

While the world passes by

"While the world passes by" is a melodic and relaxing instrumental, perfect on cold, rainy and windy days. The cover photo is taken by PoloX Hernandez. Released Nov 8, 2021.

Breathe

"Breathe" is a cover version of an acoustic afro-soul song written by Joss Stone and released with "Project Mama Earth" in 2017. This version is quite different from the original and can be described as funky electronic pop. The main vocal is by Sigrid Øverland Kjeka. She also did the backing vocals together with Øystein Berg Slettahjell. The cover photo is taken by Olga Oginskaya. Released Sept 8, 2021.

Summer solstice theme

"Summer solstice theme" is a beat driven and uplifting instrumental track. It is based on the same melody as "Winter solstice theme". However, the musical end results are diametrically opposed, just like the natural phenomena. Released Aug 4, 2021.

Winter solstice theme

"Winter solstice theme" is a slow instrumental track inspired by music genres such as hymns and ambient. It is very minimalistic and all focus is on melody and atmosphere. This track is hopefully good for relaxation and meditation. It is based on the solo improvisation in the Youtube video "Winter solstice theme - improvisation" released Jan 8, 2021. Released May 9, 2021.

As the sun breaks through

"As the sun breaks through" is an instrumental track based on a chord progression and bass line that repeats from start to end while the melody line develops and the intensity builds up to a climax. The cover photo is taken by Greg Montani. Released April 24, 2021.

Arctic keys

"Arctic keys" is an instrumental which has a groovy and solid bass line mixed with "icy" and open sounding melody lines and chords. Released Feb 8, 2021.

Recovery mode

"Recovery mode" is a melodic and relaxing instrumental that has a dreaming atmosphere to it and a minimalistic instrumentation. The cover illustration is by Jhonatan Perez. Released Nov 2, 2020.

Distant

"Distant" is a melodic and relaxing instrumental that has a melancholy atmosphere to it and a minimalistic instrumentation. The cover photo is taken by Khusen Rustamov. Released Sept 29, 2020.

Alfred never worried about the weather

"Alfred never worried about the weather" is a funky instrumental with a solid beat and popish melody lines. The sound is a bit gritty and lofi. It's about Alfred grooving along the street unaffected by trivial everyday problems. Released May 25, 2020.

Chasing Robin Hood

"Chasing Robin Hood" is an instrumental with a driving rhythm and melody lines that give associations to retro video game music. The sound is a bit gritty and lofi. The track is intended to give the listener a sense of traveling through a fairy tale landscape. The cover illustration is by Gerd Altmann. Released Feb 28, 2020. A music video, released April 13, 2020, is also available.

Only you

This is a cover version of the pop classic "Only you" written by Vince Clarke. It was first released by the duo Yazoo in 1982. Sigrid Øverland Kjeka (16 years old) did the main vocals and Erik Flaa did the backing vocals. The cover illustration is by Gerd Altmann. Released Oct 24, 2019.

Popcorn

This is a cover version of the instrumental synth classic "Popcorn". The song was written by Gershon Kingsley in 1969, however Hot Butters cover version released in 1972 brought the song to the charts. Drum samples are played by Jon Anders Vold. The cover illustration is by Peggy and Marco Lachmann-Anke. Released August 22, 2019.

I won't let the sun go down on me

This is a cover version of the widely known pop song written and first released by Nik Kershaw in 1983. Isak Sæheim Pedersen did the vocals and Kai Even Waterloo Laugtug played the drums. Released April 30, 2019.

Standalone Clone has performed all parts of the music and video production process unless otherwise specified.