Smerz announce forthcoming project Believer + share two new tracks
Norwegian duo Smerz make their long-awaited return with the stunning trailer for new project Believer, directed by Benjamin Barron and featuring new tracks "The Favourite" + "Rap interlude"...
Das Body announce their debut LP Peregrine + share soaring new single “Scared”
Our favorite Norwegians Das Body announce the release of their highly anticipated, Jorge Elbrecht-produced debut album Peregrine, coming November 20th...
Das Body – Against the Glass
Oslo's Das Body level up on their cathartic new single, officially dropping tomorrow on Luminelle. Das Body hooked up with the great Jorge Elbrecht on this one -- Elbrecht will also co-produce the band's debut LP, coming in early 2020 -- and that inspired collab is proving to be a magical one so far, as "Against the Glass" comes pretty damn close to capturing Ellie Linden and her band's
Otha – Tired and Sick
Norway's Otha quickly established herself as one of our favorite new artists on the strength of last year's empowering and hypnotic dance-pop tracks "One of the Girls" + "I'm On Top", and today she graces us with another exhilarating club anthem -- and her first new release of 2019 -- in "Tired and Sick"...
Jenny Hval announces new album The Practice of Love, shares new track “Ashes to Ashes’
Brilliant Norwegian artist Jenny Hval returns, as beguiling and mystical as ever, with a beautiful trance-pop gem from her new album The Practice of Love, coming in September on Sacred Bones. Listen to lead single "Ashes to Ashes" below, and pre-order the LP on limited sand-colored vinyl here:
Birgitta Alida - When I'm With You
Norway's Birgitta Alida follows up her soaring, timeless chamber-pop gem "Glory" -- one of our favorite songs of the year so far -- with a delightfully warm and breezy new summer jam, out this Friday on Bergen label Blanca Records. Inspired as much by the classic girl groups and yé-yé singers of the '60s as the irresistible modern pop flowing out of her native Scandinavia these days, the
video premiere: Shikoswe – Tiger Eyes
We discovered Norway's Shikoswe earlier this year thanks to her beautiful indie-pop jam "Two Heads in a Room", a defiant but heartbreaking song about an uncertain, possibly crumbling romantic relationship. We've fallen deeper under the spell of that one with each listen over the last couple of months, and today, Shikoswe debuts another smoldering gem from her album Back in the Tall Grass