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Lars Hollmer

Lars Hollmer
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Sweden
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Lars Gustav Gabriel Hollmer (1948-2008) was a Swedish accordionist, keyboardist and composer whose work drew on influences ranging from Nordic folk tunes to progressive rock. Aside from his solo recordings, he was a member of groups including Zamla Mammaz Manna, Samla Mammas Manna, and Accordion Tribe.
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http://www.myspace.com/larshollmer
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Releases on file (18)
Lars Hollmer — Viandra Lars Hollmer — Viandra
(Cuneiform Rune 271, 2007, CD)
Miriodor — Parade + Live at NEARfest Miriodor — Parade + Live at NEARfest
(Cuneiform Rune 208/209, 2005, 2CD)
Samla Mammas Manna — Dear Mamma Samla Mammas Manna — Dear Mamma
(Krax 14, 2002, CD)
Lars Hollmer's Global Home Project — Sola Lars Hollmer's Global Home Project — Sola
(Krax 12+1, 2002, CD)
Lars Hollmer — Utsikter Lars Hollmer — Utsikter
(Krax 11, 2000, CD)
Samla Mammas Manna — Kaka Samla Mammas Manna — Kaka
(Musea Gazul GA 8638.AR, 1999/2000, CD)
Lars Hollmer — Andetag Lars Hollmer — Andetag
(Krax 10, 1997, CD)
Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales
(Rhino Records R2 72451, 1996, 5CD)
Von Zamla — 1983 Von Zamla — 1983
(Cuneiform Rune 121, 1983/1999, CD)
Von Zamla — No Make Up! Von Zamla — No Make Up!
(Krax 3, 1983, LP)
Zamla Mammaz Manna — Familiesprickor Zamla Mammaz Manna — Familiesprickor
(Silence SRSCD 3612, 1980/1993, CD)
Fred Frith — Gravity Fred Frith — Gravity
(ReR Megacorp ReR/FRO 01, 1980/2001, CD)
Lars Hollmer — Med Mjölad Hand (Skisser) / With Floury Hand (Sketches) Lars Hollmer — Med Mjölad Hand (Skisser) / With Floury Hand (Sketches)
(Cuneiform Rune 340/341, 1980/2012, CD+DVD)
Zamla Mammaz Manna — För äldre nybegynnare / Schlagerns mystik Zamla Mammaz Manna — För äldre nybegynnare / Schlagerns mystik
(Silence SRSCD 3610, 1978/1993, 2CD)
Samla Mammas Manna / Gregory Allan Fitzpatrick — Snorungarnas Symfoni Samla Mammas Manna / Gregory Allan Fitzpatrick — Snorungarnas Symfoni
(MNWCDJ 70, 1976/2009, CD)
Samla Mammas Manna — Klossa Knapitatet Samla Mammas Manna — Klossa Knapitatet
(Silence SRSCD 3617, 1974/1995, CD)
Samla Mammas Manna — Måltid Samla Mammas Manna — Måltid
(Silence SRSCD 3604, 1973/1991, CD)
Samla Mammas Manna — Samla Mammas Manna Samla Mammas Manna — Samla Mammas Manna
(Silence SRSCD 3603, 1971/2001, CD)

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