Futurum is Mattias Jonsson and Sæmundur Grettisson. The group was formed in Stockholm in 2013. The semi-electronic concept with a live-oriented combo of analog synths, drum machines and electric guitar has taken them to performances on scenes in Argentina, Spain and Sweden during the past year.
MJ and SG have been working together in various projects earlier (Automat, Krake) but Futurum is the first direct collaboration of the two. SG has been active in the electronic music scene for a decade or two and is known from bands like Moder Jords Massiva, Rigas and allso the scandinavian lo-fi electronic funk genre Skweee as alter ego Maja Hedin. MJ has been working mainly as singer, songwriter and producer in the alternative rock scene with bands like Automat.