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Tove Styrke (SE) – “Sway”

Tove Styrke

You should be able to tell where this video is leading. The starry-eyed lyrics that Swedish popster Tove Styrke sings throughout is a clear indication: this is a clip about love. Does that make any less powerful and lovely? Hardly. This amazing short film, directed by Joanna Nordahl, is just another feather in an already […]

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WYRES (SE) – “Spring Breaks”

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The all-caps revolution in the Nordic nations continues with the appearance of Swedish duo WYRES. This little project is the braintrust of musician Fredrik Forell and singer/songwriter Arvid Jonsson. Both gents were involved in other artistic endeavors before deciding to join forces to bring about some electronic pop delights. Their first EP will be out […]

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ViVii (SE) – “Siv (You and I)”

ViVii album art

The land of dream-pop has some great Swedish ambassadors, including this fantastic new trio ViVii. Made up of married couple Caroline and Emil Jonsson and their mysterious musical partner Anders Eckeborn, this group has created something swimmy and sweet, like a long pull off a bottle of absinthe. That’s the mood of ViVii’s debut EP Savant […]

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Nordic Spotlight Monthly Podcast – April 2018


The Nordic Spotlight Monthly podcast for April 2018 is here! This time around, we’re looking ahead to albums being released this spring, including new ones from Iceage, Death By Unga Bunga, and more. Check it out here or subscribe to the podcast on iTunes and take it with you everywhere. So Cool – Death By […]

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Summer Heart (SE) – “Yeah You”

Summer Heart single art

Every month of 2018, Swedish popster Summer Heart is releasing a new song. Surely, he could do more, right? Talented guy like that. But, hey, let’s not complain. Let’s enjoy what we’re getting. And right now, we’re getting a fantastic little glitch pop jam called “Yeah You.” It’s exactly what David Alexander does best: meshing […]

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