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Tomode (Sweden) – Conversation Starter (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes Surprisingly, this is the first time out in NMC for Stockholm-based indie duo Tomode (Carl Leanderson and Viktor Westerberg) but I’ve certainly come across them …

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Brynja (Iceland) – My oh My (single/track from forthcoming album)

Reading time: 2 minutes In case you haven’t seen it, there’s a Netflix series called ‘KATLA’ which concerns a modern day eruption of the feared Icelandic glacial volcano that …

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Helena Montgomery (Sweden) – Just like trees (track from EP Rooted)

Reading time: 2 minutes One of the songs from this four-track EP (‘Diamonds in the Rough’) has already featured in NMC, in May, and in the fashion I’m employing …

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Le Lac Long 814 (Sweden) – Le Mousse (single/track from forthcoming multi-artist album)

Reading time: 3 minutes Our old friends at Le Lac Long 814 return for the first time in a while with another of their classic French songs, this time …

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Louien (Norway) – Figure me out (title track from recent EP)

Reading time: 2 minutes We covered an earlier single from this EP, ‘No’ and I’ve noted previously her ability to switch between styles in the same song and in …

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Weekend Intermission – Weyes Blood (USA) – It’s Not Just Me, It’s Everybody (single/track from forthcoming album)

Reading time: 3 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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Vinyl Floor (Denmark) – Funhouse Mirror (title track from recently released album)

Reading time: 2 minutes Vinyl Floor (Thomas Charlie Pedersen and Daniel Pedersen) were here as recently as May of this year and the track under review at that time …

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Josefin Winther (Norway) – Silent Storm (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes On most of the occasions I’ve written about Bergen’s Josefin Winther she has sung in Norwegian, as indeed she did on the last single, ‘Fritt …

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The Victim (Denmark) – Ghost House (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes The Victim –sounds like a 1960s US TV drama, doesn’t it? Like ‘The Invaders’ (“only David Vincent knows that the Invaders are here – now …

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Memoria (Sweden) – Girl (single/track from forthcoming album)

Reading time: 3 minutes They call her the dark wave queen and her musical throne is a post-punk, Goth-like tradition which she shares with a select few other female …

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Feature – Lydmor’s (Denmark) Five-Course Musical Feast

Reading time: 2 minutes Resuming our feature series, the ‘Five Course Musical Feast’ in which an artist selects five songs and tells us in a few words why they …

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Weekend Intermission: Introducing Shayri (Ukraine) – ВЖЕ ДОСИТЬ (Enough is Enough) (single)

Reading time: 3 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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Neon Ion (Norway) – Cold War (track from album Mood Cosmic)

Reading time: 2 minutes It was around about June of last year that I came across Neon Ion (Natalie Sandtorv) and as chance would have it, it was this …

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he is tall (Denmark) – New York (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes I don’t know if Troels Sørensen is tall, let alone if he is the Tallest Man on Earth, but as he’s chosen to write a …

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The Oceans (Denmark) – Love you forever; hate you more than ever (sample track from debut album ‘Love Above All’

Reading time: 2 minutes Having to choose one track from The Oceans’ debut album, and two of the songs on it having passed through NMC this year so far …

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The New Weavers (Denmark) – Don’t make a scene (sample track from album)

Reading time: 3 minutes I’m always attracted to bands with ‘Weavers’ in their name. In the northwest of England we have the Houghton Weavers, who rose to fame with …

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