The Bergen-based guitarist and composer Stein Urheim has appeared in an increasing number of contexts in recent years, involving multiple genres and studio work for a wide range of artists.
He has toured and played concerts since the mid-90s, and released seven albums under his own name, as well as participating on more than sixty recordings with artists and bands like The Last Hurrah!!, Erlend Apneseth, Gabriel Fliflet, Thea Hjelmeland and Hildo.
From 2011 to 2015 he recorded three critically acclaimed duo albums with singer and composer Mari Kvien Brunvoll for Bugge Wesseltoft´s Jazzland label; Daydream Communtiy (2011), Daydream Twin (2013) and For Individuals Facing The Terror Of Cosmic Loneliness (2015).
Since 2012, his solo-albums have been released on Hubro Music, a label dedicated to the Norwegian jazz and improvised music scene.
His upcoming album, Downhill Uplift, is scheduled for release in January 2020.