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TJH87 (FI) – Remix of “Just Hold On” by Steve Aoki & Louis Thomlinson

TJH87 - Just Hold On - Remix

A departure from their French house/disco beat origins, Finnish duo TJH87 is resonating a high-as-a-kite vibe to the delight of earholes worldwide with the release of their remix of Just Hold On. We asked the Finns why they decided to remix the song by American DJ Steve Aoki and One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson, which was released […]

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SXSW 2017 – Day Five

Uyarakq x Peand-eL at SXSW 2017

Agnes Obel (DK) It was one-in-one-out at the St. David’s Sanctuary chapel for the Agnes Obel show. The venue’s acoustics are perfect for her spiritual folk music, although seeing her and her band washed in constant red lights felt sacrilegious (at best). Solution: Eyes closed with imagination playing color-corrected visuals. Agnes Obel at St. David's Sanctuary […]

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Final SXSW 2017 Nordic Music Lineup Released

Nordic Music at SXSW 2017

Behold, the list of Nordic music artists performing official SXSW 2017 music showcases! It’s a beautiful thing, isn’t it? If you can’t make it to SXSW this year, we’ll be there to cover the event on our social channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube) so you don’t miss a thing. Meanwhile, let’s get you pumped for […]

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Playlist: Nordic Artists Playing SXSW 2017

Nordic Music at SXSW Music 2017

Time flies when you’re having fun constantly listening to Nordic music to share here on Nordic Spotlight! Suddenly it’s almost the start of South by Southwest Music again. Come March, we’ll be in Austin, Texas once again to cover the bands that hail from Northern Europe. This SXSW is different, though, for two reasons: 1) […]

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Exclusive: Nordic Spotlight Mix #019 – Roisto (FI)

Roisto

Electro-disco producer/DJ Roisto is working non-stop these days working his magic for the masses worldwide, but we managed to get the hard working Finn to put together Nordic Spotlight Mix #019, and here it is in all its remixed gloriousness! TRACKLIST Birdee – I Can’t Fight The Feeling (Roisto Remix) Birdee – Hold On (Instrumental) […]

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Satellite Stories (FI) – “Confetti”

Satellite Stories - Confetti

Tropical-pop band Satellite Stories is back with another delicious, danceable song! Confetti, a track from the Finn’s fourth album “Young Detectives” which is set to be released March 24th, is 1 part magic, 1 part hands-in-the-air-like-you-just-don’t-care, and 1 part musical party hat. In other words, it’s an instant fete playlist favorite. Push play on the video below […]

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30 Nordic Music Artists on the 2017 SXSW Music Schedule

Nordic Music at SXSW Music 2017

YOU GUYS, THIS IS HUGE. Today, SXSW festival and conference released their latest line-up of artists playing official showcases, and this batch brings the number of artists from Nordic countries to a total of 30! We’re so excited there is finally a spotlight at SXSW on music from the Arctic because we know (as do […]

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The Hearing (FI) – “Faint”

The Hearing - Faint

Music video directors Onni Nieminen and Ina Mikkola have made a music video for Finland’s The Hearing, of her track Faint from the album “Adrian”, which was released into the wild last year. The minimalistic story is set in wintery Finland and ends with a cliffhanger in a sauna. Onni and Ina had this to […]

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