Created in Sweden in 2001 and conceived as an indie rock and roll solo task, Tiger Lou may be the creation of singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Rasmus Kellerman, who required the name of his take action from a figure in the Corey Yuen film Fong Sai Yuk. Tiger Lou’s 1st launch, the EP Problems and Desire, presented Kellerman as the primary performer on both vocal and instrumental parts, a pattern that could continue throughout following recordings. The full-length recording Is My Mind Still On? premiered in 2004 and accompanied by The Loyal in 2005. While touring to get the recording, Kellerman was became a member of on-stage by Erik Welén (bass, vocals), Pontus Levahn (drums, vocals), and Mathias Johansson (acoustic guitar).