Tellef Øgrim (alternatively written Ogrim where the letter Ø does not work), born January 27. 1958 in
Oslo, is a Norwegian guitarist and journalist.
As a boy, he played in rock and later jazz bands before joining the new wave band Ung Pike Forsvunnet,
in 1981. The group released two albums, toured Norway and played some TV shows.
In 1985, Øgrim and vocalist (later his wife) formed the soul-rock band Duck Spin, releasing the group's
only album Wake Me When the Moon Gets Up the year after. Øgrim went on to form his first jazz group,
Libido in 1987. Their self-titled album was released at Hot Club Records.
During the same period, he wrote music for two theater plays