Born 30 May 1962.


Biosphere is the main recording name of Geir Jenssen (born May 30, 1962), a Norwegian musician who has released a notable catalogue of ambient electronic music. He is well known for his "ambient techno" and "arctic ambient" styles, his use of music loops, and peculiar samples from sci-fi sources. His 1997 album Substrata was voted by the users of the Hyperreal website in 2001 as the best all time classic ambient album.

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Shenzhou


    Reviewed by Dan Hill
    Geir Jennsen (aka Biosphere) gets jiggy with the works of Claude Debussy in an ambient...
  2. Review of Autour De La Lune

    Autour De La Lune

    Reviewed by Colin Buttimer
    More from Norway's leading exponent of quality electronica...
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