Multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter, recording artist and stage performer. He started making music at a very young age, playing in several bands before releasing his first solo album.

After starting his own production company, writing music for commercials and short films, the artist has released his album Shorelines in 2017. Described by himself as his “folky side of soul’.

IVAR is also a main member of Dutch electrofunk group Kraak&Smaak, writing and performing with them, and touring all over the world.