IT’S NO SECRET that we’re fans of the guys over at Podsol Fly Fishing (podsolflyfishing.com), a motley crew of film-making fly fishing creatives, consisting of filmmaker/musician Rolf Nylinder (our main profile in issue 11), jazz musician Håvard Stubø (aka, Jazz and Fly Fishing), Kristian Mattson (aka the musician ‘The Tallest Man on Earth’) and Markus Lemke (a former DJ and the organisational brains behind their business). The business? So far they have a range of caps, T-shirts, Swedish coffee gear and a sweet 5-weight rod (check our Salad Bar gear pages).
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Podsol fish, for the most part, in and around the Arctic Circle in Sweden, while our stomping grounds are in Southern Africa. But, despite the physical distance between us and the slight differences in our fly fishing worlds, we like to think we’re aligned. Other than the humour and the distinct impression we get that they do not take themselves too seriously, one of the most striking things about Podsol’s films is the original music they come up with. It helps having some musical heavy-hitters on your team.
So, for the Issue 22 playlist, we got each of them to weigh in with a selection of music they are loving. Enjoy.
LISTEN TO ALL FOUR SELECTIONS HERE.
LISTEN TO EACH INDIVIDUALLY BELOW:
Kristian Mattson (The Tallest Man On Earth):
Nina Simone – Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues (Remastered)
DJ Shadow – Building Steam With a Grain of Salt
Judee Sill – Jesus Was a Cross Maker
Big Thief – Cattails
Neil Young – Razor Love
Ewan MacColl, Peggy Seeger – The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face
Molly Sarlé – Human
CAN – Vitamin C
Todd Terje, Bryan Ferry – Johnny and Mary
Tobias Jesso Jr. – Without You
LISTEN TO KRISTIAN’S SELECTION HERE.
Håvard Stubø (Jazz & Fly Fishing):
Kenny Burrell – Chitlins Con Carne
Pat Martino – A Blues for Mickey-O
Miles Davis – If I Were a Bell
Jim Hall – Bermuda Bye Bye
Grant Green – Patches
Keith Jarret, Jan Garbarek, Palle Danielsson, Jon Christensen – Spiral Dance
Wes Montgomery – Four on Six
Rune Gustafsson – Son of a Preacher Man
John Coltrane – Pt. 2: Resolution
Sonny Rollins – Without a Song
LISTEN TO HÅVARD’S SELECTION HERE.
Tallest Man On Earth – Time of the Blue
Tallest Man On Earth – I’ll Be a Sky
Tallest Man On Earth – Dark Bird is Home
Tallest Man On Earth – Singers
Tallest Man On Earth – Rivers
Jazz & Flyfishing – Parmacheene Belle
Jazz & Flyfishing – Buffalo
Jazz & Flyfishing – Gravel
Jazz & Flyfishing – Slow Walking Water
Håvard Stubø Quartet – Epilog ett år för sent
LISTEN TO ROLF’S SELECTION HERE.
Moomin – Daysdays
Francis Harris – Lostfound
Earth Boys – Myrtle Music (Original Mix)
NU – Man O To (Original Mix)
Frank & Tony – Harmonium
Recondite – Levo
Smallpeople – Blissful Limbo
Nutia – Em Pessoa
Axel Boman – Purple Drank
Rei Harakami – Double Flat (Max404 mix)
LISTEN TO MARKUS’S SELECTION HERE.
Read The Mission Issue 22 below.