Oslo quintet Acres Wild formed when Magnus Askjer Lefsaker started writing songs and sent them guitarist Simen Følstad Nilsen. They produced the first demos in Magnus living room, centered around Magnus summery pop melodies and Simens jangly guitar work.
The debut album Ignore the Flags on the Beaches was released spring 2016. First single Line of Sight were premiered by The Line of Best Fit and reached #12 on the Spotify Global Viral Top 50 Chart.
Acres Wild is Magnus Askjer Lefsaker, Simen Følstad Nilsen, Even Ziesler Andenæs, Mads Frøystadåg Skovdahl and Espen Skretteberg.