Born and raised in Karlskrona in southeast of Sweden. He is educated at Malmoe Academy of music and GIT at Musicians Institute in Los Angeles. Pelle lives in a small village namned Åkarp near Malmoe.

He is the leader of the instrumental fusion band PHG. Read more about PHG here.

Pelle is also a member of the blues band HPD and Two of a Kind the Baked Potato Tribute Band

During his career he has worked with many Swedish artists such as Samuel Ljungbladh, Bill Öhrström, Viktoria Tolstoy, Calaisa, Mats Ronander, Frank Ådahl, Lollo Gardtman, Magnus Bäcklund, Claes Yngström, Gunilla Backman, Johan Boding, Robin Stjernberg, Kalle Moraeus, Shirley Clamp, Lagaylia Frazier, Lasse Holm, Nils Landgren, Jan Johansen, Anneli Rydé, Danne Stråhed, Roger Pontare, Jay Smith, Amy Diamond, Lili & Susie, Jojje Wadenius, Hasse Andersson, Linda Bentzing, Magnus Carlsson, Jennifer Brown, Bröderna Rongedahl, Erik Segerstedt, Oscar Zia among others.

He has also played guitar in musicals such as Chess and Little Shop of Horrors. If you want to hear him in Podcast talking about guitars, practicing and so on just scroll down and listen to Guitar geeks or Guitar Zombie podcasts.

Pelle has worked as a guitar teacher for many years. He is teaching at Malmoe Academy of Music and Furuboda Folkhögskola.


Guest on the swedish podcast Guitar Geeks 20190607: Listen
Guest on the swedish podcast Guitarzombie 20170401: Listen
Review of Ghost Ship Album by Melodic Net 20170308: Read more
Info in Kristianstadsbladet 20160826: Read more
Interviewed by Gitarrzombien 20150817: Read more


2021 - Art of Illusion - X Marks the Spot
2019 - Pelle Holmberg Group - Damn Good
2017 - Berg - Skimrande Färgers Själ
2016 - Markus Helander - Kinzy´s Dream
2015 - Berg - Sweet & Low Down
2015 - Pelle Holmberg Group - Ghost Ship
2014 - Markus Helander - Twister
2013 - King of Man - Jay Smith
2012 - Eva Maria Junker - Where spiders sleep
2011 - Pelle Holmberg Group - PHG
2009 - Helle - Barking up the wrong tree
2007 - Lukas Wägbo - Helt perfekt
2005 - Lukas Wägbo - Efterlyst på radion