THERION in Russia, october 10-11, 2014

October 10

Novosibirsk

Had a single room which I didn´t have very much time to spend any time in anyway.

Christofer and I went downtown with a girl working for the promoter to buy some clothes and have a haircut.
I bought a pair of very regular jeans – ”F*ckin´expensive !!! I thought that they would be cheaper here than in Sweden !!? The most expensive jeans I´ve ever bought ! In Sweden I could get 3 pairs for that price looking much cooler than these ones ! Grrrr ! 😀

Christofer bought a white shirt and then we went for the haircut, I have never went to a more neat barber before !! They cut and cut and cut – but hardly no hairs were on the floor afterwards !!! 😀 Both Christofer and me have such thin hair !!
Back to the hotel and then away to the venue.

Here we did a really good gig !
The audience was f*ckin´great !
They went nuts !

We weren´t back to the hotel until after 01:00 am and at 06:30 we were gonna meet in the lobby for the trip to Ekaterinburg.

religious
In Novosibirsk right before the show.

October 11

Off to the airport !
For the first time in a very very long time I managed to fall asleep for a while during the flight !
At the hotel in Ekaterinburg I had the best meal I´ve had in years !!! I´m not a very big ”food-freak” but this, I have to say, was fantastic ! The Russians are really good at cooking !
Thomas and me share room again. We have a good time together !

This show was in a bigger venue. Really good audience and a great gig !!! 🙂
On the way back to the hotel we suddenly went to some strange place for a stop !?

We all wondered ”What the hell are we doing here” ??
– It was time for sightseeing in the dark !!! 😀 Christofer and Masha wanted to have a look at some kind of wooden sculptures out in the forest !!?? 😀
Thomas and I followed them with flashlights to have a look ! – Very funny and strange !

woods_1
Christofer & Masha having sightseeing in the dark to look at wooden sculptures !

Back at the hotel we had food again and then back to our rooms.
Tomorrow we can have proper sleep again !!! (y)

linnea_sleeping1
Linnéa was so exhausted after the show in Ekaterinburg that she fell asleep directly afterwards in the dressingroom.
0 Shares

My Last Live Performance with THERION

I did my last live performance with Therion at Brutal Assault Festival, Czech Republic August 7th 2019. I made the final decision a couple of months ago, so everybody in the band and the crew knew this was gonna be my last appearance on stage with them. The reason is that the long touring is

Läs mer »

8 År som “Spik-Nykter” ! Hur blev det efteråt ?

8 År ! Tiden går fort ! Och den går ännu fortare när man trivs och har kul, säger man.Och jag har det faktiskt kul och trivsamt – även om livet förstås går lite “upp-å-ner” ibland, eller ganska ofta.Men så är det att vara människa och leva i verkligheten. Inget konstigt med det. När en

Läs mer »

Nackdelar med turnérandet (Det som bilderna inte visar)

I mitten av September 2018 så kom jag hem från en 2 veckors turné i Kina och Australien.Innan det gjorde vi 54 spelningar runt Europa och 22 spelningar i Latin-Amerika för att sedan även åka till Israel följt av Ryssland och ytterligare ett par spelningar i Europa.Jag börjar med fördelarna från de sista resorna till

Läs mer »

PSYKISK OHÄLSA – Del 2

Eftersom mitt inlägg om Psykisk Ohälsa drog till sig så pass mycket uppmärksamhet så fortsätter jag nu här: ….så vad hände sen då egentligen ? Hur gick egentligen efter det att ”mitt pussel” var färdiglagt ? Och vad kan man dra för slutsatser av det hela ? Jag vet inte till 100% men det spelar

Läs mer »

Mental illness – My Story

Much too often I meet people who feel psychologically bad. Those are people who really do have a good life practically, economically etc ….. but still they feel bad, suffering from anxiety or depression. What is really ”required” to feel good ? Or maybe just to allow yourself to feel good? It can often be

Läs mer »