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Jenny Hval (NO) – “Spells”

Jenny Hval The Long Sleep

Whenever Norwegian electro pop goddess Jenny Hval brings new music into the world, our whole world stops. All morning, that’s been the case here at Nordic Spotlight HQ as we’ve had this new track on repeat. “Spells” is the first release from Hval’s forthcoming EP The Long Sleep (out via Sacred Bones on 5/25) and it’s […]

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Jenny Hval (NO) @ Mississippi Studios

Jenny Hval @ Mississippi Studios

Jenny Hval performed one of the best live sets I’ve seen all year last night at Portland’s Mississippi Studios. The Oslo-born artist beautifully balanced the constraints of the pop concert with modern theatrical performance. And unlike her bold show at Øya Festival, she did it all using only the aid of a musical accompanist. She moved in a […]

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Jenny Hval (NO) – “Sabbath”

Jenny Hval - Sabbath

Jenny Hval released one of the best albums of the year with Apocalypse, girl, her fifth collection of woozy pop brilliance. Even more recently, the Oslo-based artist dropped this video which matches the creeping weirdness of the song Sabbath with some appropriately unhinged visuals. If you like what you see and hear, look below the video and […]

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Heartfelt (NO) – “The Painter” Featuring Jenny Hval

Heartfelt - The Painter

The anonymous artist known as comfort_ has released a dark and bold music video for The Painter, a single from the grand-yet-intimate 2012 LP Watch Out Lover from Norwegian pop-classical-electronic act Heartfelt. Dark and so very Nordic, the video comfort_ created for The Painter is both uncomfortable and aesthetically beautiful and features vocals from the lovely […]

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