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Peter Holmqvist

Peter Holmqvist

Blues / Folkmusic / Fingerstyle Uppsala, SE  SE
Hyper Blues
Hyper Blues
Waiting for the summer
Waiting for the summer
Me&My Blues ( Jopil sings)
Me&My Blues ( Jopil sings)
I can't afford working (Jaromi on harmonica)
I can't afford working (Jaromi on harmonica)
Palm Tree Revisit
Palm Tree Revisit


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  • The Fabulous Del Counts (Artist)
    The Fabulous Del Counts
    I Can't Afford Working is a fantastic song Peter.Have a super weekend.....Charles.
  • ~Jonnie Sange~ (Artist)
    ~Jonnie Sange~
    Just Enjoyed "Palm Tree Revisit" Great Finger Picking, deserves a (Like) and You got that also , from me. Keep Picking away, Peter.... J.S.
  • John Revitte (Artist)
    John Revitte
    Beautiful guitar tones,textures and playing feel Peter!
  • magicsong (Artist)
    I'm enjoying your playing on 'Eclectic Blues' right now That's an interesting piece with lots of scenery changing. Continue your playing all through a Happy 2015!
  • Maria DiDonato (Artist)
    Maria DiDonato
    Nice work.
  • The Altoonas (Artist)
    The Altoonas
    Great guitar playing, Peter! Really enjoying "Palm tree revisit"


Waiting for the summer



Peter Holmqvist

Guitar, Vocals


Sounds Like: Tommy Emmanuel, Freddie King, LeoKottke, John Fahey, Eric Clapton

Manager: Concept Sweden Webpromotion

Bio: I'm a fingerpicking guitarist and composer, mostly playing acoustics. Most of my music is more or less bluesinfluenced. I also play some electric blues solos and I also sing some songs. I'm not big at writing lyrics but I've been praised for some of my english texts, and english is not my first l...See Full Bio

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“Loved watching the video of your live pickin' and enjoyed a number of your songs here .. given my druthers a bluegrass style band would be my choice .. so your style is right up my listening alley .. a real pleasure”

— rayski

Recent Blogs

First time on the podium on INDI.COM
Jun 3, 2015

Got a third place on Indi.com , here's the link http://indi.com/3cb0f18a-578... [more]

Two more wins on MAKEASTAR.COM
Jun 3, 2015

I won the Best Song Playoff on makeastar.con in both february and april 2015. ... [more]

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Q: Who are your influences?

A: Many influences. First of all country blues guitarists like John Hurt, Rev Gary Davis, Blind Blake, Lightning Hopkins. Later John Fahey was a major influence. Nowadays I just want to play " like myself ". I think I have a lot to tell with my guitar and as long as I can produce my own songs and hear good words about them I'll go on doing it. Thanks for asking, Peter.

Asked by Patty Benson. Answered on Sat Sep 08 2012

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