Whaledog – Interview

Interview with Ole Breimo, lead singer with Whaledog and  Pete Devine of Pete’s Rock News and Views (

PD: What type of artist are you?

OB: We are 5 piece Swedish rock band from Stockholm.


PD: Tell us the brief history of yourself.

OB: The drummer Micke, the guitarist Uffe and keyboard player Robert, had just left the band ”Black Paisley” and wanted do continue play together, so they contacted me who sings and play guitar and the bassist Samuel in July2020. We all have been apart of the music scene in Stockholm since the mid 80’s.


PD: Who are your musical and non-musical influences?

OB: We’re all suckers for the early 70’s heavy rock bands like Led Zeppelin and Deep Purple but also the Afro-American giants that made it all happened like Little Richard, Chuck Berry, BB, Freddie and Albert King among others.


PD: What are your dreams and goals?

OB: To reach as many as possible with our music, do a lot of gigs in and outside of Sweden and make a shit load money!😉


PD: Who writes your songs, what are they about?

OB: Up until now most of the songs are written by me but the others have written some of the songs for the forth coming album as well. I (Ole) write the lyrics to the songs I’ve written. Some of the lyrics is about a bout the importens of dealing with your own fear, flaws, forgiving yourself and to gather strength to move on….and about Love…


PD: How do you promote your band and shows?

OB: We have focused on writing songs for the album during the pandemic so the promotion for the band so far, has been for the 3 singles we released until now. Some adds on facebook and Instagram. We’re can’t wait to finish the album and start doing shows!


PD: What do you think about downloading music online?

OB: As long as the artists gets paid its fine.


PD: What song do you wish you’d written and why?

OB: Hard to tell! The best song is not yet written 😊


PD: What are some of your pet peeves?

OB: Dogs!!!!! And some whales!


PD: What is your proudest moment in music?

OB: We all are very proud of the music, sound quality and production of all our Whaledog songs.


PD: So what are you working on at the moment?

OB: We are working on finishing an album, to be released probably in early fall.


PD: What music have you available online and where can we buy it from? 

OB: We have released 3 singles up until now. A full-length album will be released in the fall of 2022.

All our music is available on all major music streaming services incl. Spotify, Deezer, Tidal, YouTube etc. No Physical releases so far.

Whaledog links:
Band/Artist location – Stockholm Sweden
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