Venus Kiani releases her debut single “Astray”, a pop soul song with gospel influences. The track was written in collaboration with producer Alexander Asp, shining a light on the importance of asking for help. Influences ranging from the divas from the sixties and seventies to modern Swedish pop are stitched…
January 12, 2022

Gå på / Walk On

“Gå på” / “Walk On” by Lina Melander. Rootsy americana pop hailing from the vast plains of the north to the rocky landscapes of the west. The Gothenburg-based artist found her genuine and personal expression in the city of Sollefteå, where she was born and raised. The northern melancholy she…
October 19, 2021

Dave Is Online

Swedish Scandipop collective King of Little Sweden is back with “Dave Is Online”, a song about emotional disconnection in digital times. The mellow vocals of Julia Jonsson remind you of ELIO, with some R&B influences here and there. Certain electronic sounds also evoke echoes of Swedish artists like Romano. "This…
June 24, 2021

Radio Shadow

The clever lyricism of Leading Edge’s new single “Radio Shadow” traverses the urban landscapes of heartbreak supported by a rich acoustic ensemble, exploring pop-influenced instrumental hooks and vocal harmonies with certain reminiscences of First Aid Kit. The Swedish septet’s new sound was consolidated by the neo-mellow approach of producer Alexander…
January 23, 2020

Leading Edge

Swedish folk pop ensemble Leading Edge is an ear-friendly combination of organic instrumental melodies and Nordic pop production. A group of musicians with diverse influences, drawing inspiration from bands like The Tallest Man on Earth and The Paper Kites. Their lyrics embody individual universes inspired by everything from neo-noir films…
January 18, 2020

Better Off As Friends

Swedish indie pop band King of Little Sweden depicts the melancholic contradictions of romantic farewells in their new single “Better Off As Friends”. Julia Jonsson’s vocals elicit nostalgia for unlived experiences, which in combination with the intimate instrumentals results in a project somewhere between the pop-influenced RnB of Janice and…
December 11, 2019