THE QUILL BIOGRAPHY
Mighty Heavy rock, with Bluesy "Stoner" influences.THE QUILL GENRES
The Quill was formed in the early -90s in Sweden.
The original Lineup was formed by singer Magnus Ekwall, guitarist Christian Carlsson, drummer George Atlagic, Anders Haglund on Keyboard/Hammond and original bassist Peter Holm.
The lineup has changed a few times over the years with new bassplayers, and since 1997 Anders decided to leave. From that point the band have been a foursome and the current bassplayer is Robert Triches.
In their sound, which could be described as a modern 70's, one can find influences of bands like Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin
The Quill have made 5 Albums so far:
In Triumph (2006)
Hooray! It's a deathtrip (2003)
Voodoo Caravan (2002)
The Quill (Re-release 2000)
Evermore 10" EP (1999)
Silver Haze (1999)
The Quill (1995)
Touring has been a major thing for The Quill. From playing a number of festivals in Sweden and all over Europe. Some of the highlights has been playing at Sweden Rock Festival, several times, where The Quill played together with bands like Deep Purple, Motörhead, Captain Beyond, Whitesnake and Dio. They have also toured Europe as opening act to Monster Magnet and Gluecifer.
Official Homepage: http://www.thequill.se
Magnus Ekwall has also featured on the Ayreon project, The Human Equation
Quill was also a kind of pyschedelic American band in the late sixties. The were best known for having performed at the original Woodstock festival.
There is also a fast hardcore band from Japan named Quill, who have been active since the early-to-mid '90s.
THE QUILL ORIGIN
THE QUILL CURRENT RECORD LABEL
THE QUILL STATUS
THE QUILL CURRENT LINE-UP
Magnus Ekwall - Vocals
Christian Carlsson - Guitar
George 'Jolle' Atlagic - Drums (ex-Firebird)
Robert Triches - Bass
THE QUILL PREVIOUS LINE-UP
Peter Holm - Bass
Roger Nilsson - Bass (Spiritual Beggars, ex-Firebird)
Anders Haglund - Organ