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Daniel Österjö (Sweden) – Du går förbi (single from forthcoming album)

Reading time: 2 minutes Let’s face it, there’s never a dull moment in NMC. This week already we’ve experienced the highs and lows, the uncontrolled exuberance and the restrained …

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Video of the Week – Betweenness (Sweden) – Ripples (from the forthcoming ‘Lull EP’)

Reading time: 2 minutes Well don’t say I didn’t warn you last night before the fun and games with Jonsson United that there would be some heavy duty stuff …

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Jonsson United (Sweden) – Roland har en Bambino (Roland has a Bambino) (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes Time for a bit of light hearted fun because many of the songs recently have been heavy duty and there’s a pearler coming up tomorrow …

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boerd (Sweden) – Tomorrow (ft. Venus Anon) (single/track from forthcoming album)

Reading time: 2 minutes boerd (Bård Ericson) never seems to get bored with collaborating with female vocalists (sorry, I just had to get that pun in somewhere, but that’s …

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Hannah Schneider (Denmark) – It’s The Season (single/track from forthcoming album)

Reading time: 2 minutes Hannah Schneider was last here in February with a song, ‘Mirror Sphere,’ about the beginnings of life as we know it, Captain Kirk. Indeed her …

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Louien (Norway) – No (single/track from forthcoming EP)

Reading time: < 1 minute Matters are moving along at a pace and a welcome here from NMC to classy Norwegian artist Louien who I last came across about this …

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Soluna Samay (Denmark) – Melancholia (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes Straight up, Soluna Samay shouldn’t really be here. She doesn’t technically qualify because she isn’t truly Nordic. She was born as Soluna Samay Kettel in …

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Majorelle Blue (Sweden) – Dreaming with you (single/track from EP)

Reading time: 2 minutes Well it’s the first time I’ve heard of a band named after a colour on a Dulux paint match chart. But there’s no time for …

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Bina (Sweden) – Woman from before (single)

Reading time: < 1 minute Bina was here not so long ago with her single ‘Northern Lights’ and accompanying video, a “sophisticated slow burner that will ingrain itself into your …

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Maliika (Sweden) – Flow (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes I’m usually wary when a ‘new’ artist is compared to an icon of the business from an earlier age; after all it’s something I do …

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SkarWorX (Norway) – SEED- X: Volume 2 (EP)

Reading time: 3 minutes I hope Øystein Skar won’t be miffed if I say that even as his second EP as SkarWorX is released I’m still not sure what …

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Linnea Dale (Norway) – Deep in a Dream (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes First time in NMC for Linnea Dale but she is no stranger to the business having been a contestant on the fifth season of the …

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Weekend Intermission – Roxanne de Bastion (UK/Germany) live at The Castle, Manchester

Reading time: 4 minutes Weekend Intermission is our regular feature where we look at an artist or band not from the Nordic countries, just to mix things up a …

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Siv Jakobsen (Norway) – Birthday (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes When Siv Jakobsen was last here with her previous single, ‘Most of the Time,’ it was a downbeat piece in which she was reminiscing about …

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Misty Coast (Norway) – Brainchild (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes Bergen-based band Misty Coast comprises Linn Frøkedal and Richard Myklebust who are also in The Megaphonic Thrift. If the name Frøkedal rings a bell that’s …

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Dagny (Norway) – Brightsider (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes Norwegians have been absent from these pages for a few days but they are never far away and there’s a run of them over the …

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