Swedish R&B/Neo Soul duo Z.E.N.I.T.H is made up of Tilda Sundell and Emma Eriksson. Their lyrical approach is like a diary that's open for interpretation: Poetry rather than see-through stories. Their smooth, slow-tempo sound is inspired by artists like Jorja Smith and Cherrie. The Umeå-based duo wants to convey that…
September 21, 2021


Gothenburg-based duo MAKN could be described as a game of complementary creative forces. Their electropop is heavily influenced by EDM icons like Marshmello and Zedd, but they’re constantly redefining their sound in favor of pop. After a two-year hiatus, they were back this summer with the 80s-influenced single “You Don’t…
August 31, 2021
Confess - Iranian Band


Iranian groove metal/hardcore band Confess describe themselves as a “five-piece street protest”. It's not a figure of speech: Nikan Khosravi (vocals/guitar) and Arash Ilkhani (DJ / Sampler) have experienced political persecution first-hand. The band's upcoming album “Revenge at All Costs” is a cry of outrage in the form of chunky…
July 30, 2021

Marcus Lindeberg

London-based pop artist Marcus Lindeberg has a bit of an outsider soul. Starting with music at a later age than usual, his upbeat sound draws inspiration from figures like Ed Sheeran and Maroon 5. But his musical roots are also connected to house music and gospel. The Swedish producer and…
July 30, 2021


From his childhood years as a homemade Justin Timberlake impersonator to an ascending music career, FABIAN has created an upbeat pop sound inspired by figures like Dua Lipa and icons of Swedish songwriting like Denniz Pop and Max Martin. Something about his stylish aesthetics and neo-disco nightclub vibes might remind…
April 22, 2021

Kimberly Polanco

Swedish pop artist Kimberly Polanco fell in love with music through her Chilean mother's passion for singing. She started writing her own songs from an early age, later getting inspired by the sound of artists like Kehlani and Paloma Mami. Her music expresses difficult topics with an undertone of emotional…
April 20, 2021

Kristina Issa

Pop sounds of exile, departures, and longing are stitched together in Kristina Issa's pop project. The Swedish/Syrian artist and her band have brought their mix of jazz and folk influences to stages across Europe. Eloquent synthesizers, bouncy drums and saxophones, and even an occasional touch of rock bringing musicians like…
April 16, 2021


Jocke and his dreams stand against the background of Hisingen's concrete-dressed suburban landscape. His mix of modern hip hop and old-school underground rap stems from his upbringing in Tuve. His peculiar way to express himself has led to collaborations with household names the likes of Näääk, Sebbe Staxx, Syster Sol,…
March 26, 2021

Henry Em

Henry Em is a free spirit in the form of a Swedish pop singer-songwriter. She has experienced life in destinations far from her homeland, crafting a currently evolving sound that draws inspiration from iconic figures the likes of Ariana Grande and Scandinavian pop. The independent and straightforward tone of her…
November 26, 2020

Christine Ekeberg

Norwegian pop artist Christine Ekeberg plays with the contrast between polished production and unapologetic emotional mess, not unlike Bebe Rexha or Halsey. A well-trained singer that has spent a lot of her life on stage, she balances a boundary-pushing personality with a candid, down-to-earth approach to lyricism. Ekeberg has been…
October 15, 2020