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Lydmor (Denmark) – Nimue (album)

Reading time: 4 minutes Several artists appear in these pages quite frequently for the simple reason that they have that little bit extra, that je ne sais quoi, and …

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Rebebe (Denmark) – Prozac (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes Sometimes I feel like I need a dose of Fluoxetine myself, what with everything that’s going on in the world ‘n all. But here’s Rebebe …

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Special feature – The Factory, Manchester, UK

Reading time: 3 minutes There are plenty of reviews to do right now but I’m taking a short break to write about a new venue for the performing arts …

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Real Ones (Norway) – Love your mother (single)

Reading time: 3 minutes This one’s a bit late to say the least but there are two reasons why I chose to run it tonight. Firstly, it has an …

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boerd (Sweden) – Another Life (ft. Stella Explorer) (single)

Reading time: 2 minutes boerd (Bård Ericson) featured here earlier in the year and here he is again; accompanied on vocals, as he has been on and off over …

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Video of the Week: Emiliana Torrini (Iceland) & The Colorist Orchestra – Right Here (track from forthcoming album)

Reading time: 2 minutes While the essential purpose of NMC is to showcase up and coming artists, occasionally we do throw in a ‘big beast’ and Emiliana Torrini fits …

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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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Albums & EPs

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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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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