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Nordic Spotlight’s Top 20 Songs in 2016 on Hype Machine

Nordic Spotlight's 2016 Top 20 Songs on Hype Machine

It’s that time of year again, where “Best Of” and “Top __” posts fill the interwebs as a way of recapping the year’s goodness, in case you missed some of the good. We’re jumping in with our own list: The 20 most popular songs on our Hype Machine profile. (If you haven’t already, I suggest […]

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Nordic Spotlight Monthly – Summer Festival Preview #3

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Our final summer festival preview episode bounces you all around the Nordic nations, from the Krökbacken Festival in Leksand, Sweden to the Flow Festival in Helsinki, Finland to Oslo, Norway where Øya Festival is set to kick off. Dig into these tunes and get inspired to start planning your adventure to visit Scandinavia this summer […]

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Kygo’s Cloud Nine Festival 2016 Album Playlist, Tickets and Travel Packages

Cloud Nine Festival 2016

In January of this year, Norwegian EDM superstar Kygo announced that he would hold the first-ever Cloud Nine Festival on his native soil on August 20th. Here’s what we’ve learned since then: it will be held at Bergenhus Fortress in Bergen, and Kygo will be the headlining act. That’s it. There have, to date, been […]

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Kygo (NO) – Cloud Nine Preview

Kygo - Cloud Nine

Yesterday, our beloved EDM genius Kygo decided to slip an early Valentine’s Day gift under our door in the form of a seven minute long preview of his forthcoming album Cloud Nine. According to that note that came with it, this new LP has been delayed a little longer because, as he says, “I don’t want […]

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2015 Spellemann Award Winners Announced!

Spellmannprisen 2015

At what was surely a star-studded event in Oslo, the 2015 Spellemann Awards were handed out this past Saturday. Essentially the Norwegian version of our Grammys, the Spellemannprisen is a celebration of the best in that country’s music with performances and accolades a-plenty. The complete list of honorees should come as little surprise to regular […]

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Nordic Spotlight Monthly Podcast: Best Of 2015

Nordic Spotlight Monthly - Best of 2015

Our podcast Nordic Spotlight Monthly is back! This time around, we are putting the spotlight on some of our favorite tracks from 2015, including tunes from Aurora, Mew, Rangleklods, and The Foreign Resort. And we’ve got a plethora of ways to enjoy it. You can subscribe to our podcast feed through iTunes, stream it via our SoundCloud […]

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Kygo (NO) – “Here For You”

Kygo - Here For You

Kygo epitomizes the “can’t stop, won’t stop” ethos of modern music making. The Norwegian producer just keeps cranking out new material, which would be a little annoying if what he generates weren’t so damn good. Just take a listen to this fresh track featuring the soulful vocals of Ella Henderson and Kygo’s jaw-dropping piano playing.

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Kygo (NO) – “Piano Jam 2”

Kygo - Piano Jam 2

Producer and DJ Kygo is getting worldwide acclaim for his emotional take on EDM and his keen remixing ear (Ed Sheeran has never sounded quite so good). But at the root of all of Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll’s work is a deep well of emotional pop, which he taps into with this lovely little piano piece that […]

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Nordic Artists Playing Lollapalooza 2015

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If you’re one of the thousands descending upon Grant Park this weekend for the 2015 installment of Lollapalooza, we encourage you to stay hydrated, don’t forget your sunscreen, and…oh yeah, enjoy some Nordic tunes while you’re there. Perry Farrell’s game is strong this year, with a host of acts from Scandinavia and Iceland peppered in […]

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