Øystein Wika's Bio

Øystein Wika is a guitarist, composer, music producer and digital media entrepreneur. He currently lives in Oslo, Norway

He is currently recording his first solo album, consisting of unreleased music written over the past 30+ years. The music is mostly instrumental and leans heavily towards bluesy hard rock. It is highly original, but contains clear references to his main influences; Eddie Van Halen, Malcolm Young, Angus Young, Jimmy Page, Jimi Hendrix, Peter Green, David Gilmour, Black Sabbath, Steve Vai and Joe Satriani. No official release date for the album has been set yet.

Øystein is also the founder of Wika Media AS, a digital media company working mostly in the EdTech sector in Norway. In addition to this, he is currently in the process of setting up a free and open music education program.