Articles by | Agnieszka Bolek

Johnossi (SE) – “Party With My Pain”


John Engelbert perfectly expresses strong emotions using his great attributes—vocals and guitar. Oskar “Ossi” Bonde flawlessly, madly extensifies this expression with his wild drum play. When such two become one, something pretty good must happen. Johnossi – aka the Swedish duo Engelbert and Bonde – broke into my brain and made a “Party with my […]

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Jara (IS) – “Hope”


The pleasure of music discovery is always multiplied when it’s shared, and that’s why I would love to introduce Jara, an Icelandic musician who gives us “hope.” Hope is the title of her new single to give us a taste of her forthcoming album (you can download it for free via her Bandcamp page). Although her […]

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Bloodgroup (IS) – “Ain’t Easy”


The members of the Icelandic band Bloodgroup come from a very cold land, but their sensational live shows prove that they are very hot-blooded. Bloodgroup makes music that’s a mix of electronic, pop and dance which changes even the worst stiff into a dance floor maniac. Their 2007 debut album Sticky Situation was very well received, […]

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