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VIDEO: Sommarkrysset på Skansen med Lotta – Week 2

VIDEO: Sommarkrysset på Skansen med Lotta – Week 2

scandipop July 3, 2015 0

Ace Wilder, Icona Pop, Erik Hassle, Jessica Andersson, Albin, and Måns Zelmerlöw (including the lovely chap singing a track from his new album) – it’s our round-up of the summer Swedish pop shows televised

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INTRODUCING: LÉON – ‘Tired of Talking’

INTRODUCING: LÉON – ‘Tired of Talking’

scandipop July 3, 2015 0

Who is LÉON? A singer and songwriter from Stockholm in Sweden. Today she releases her debut single ‘Tired of Talking’. What’s it like? A very strong soulpop track with an uplifting melody, an intricate

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SONG: a-ha – ‘Under The Make-Up’

SONG: a-ha – ‘Under The Make-Up’

scandipop July 3, 2015 0

Say what now?! Norwegian pop legends a-ha have only gone and reformed, haven’t they! Today sees the release of the first single ‘Under the Make-Up’. It’ll be followed by the album ‘Cast in Steel’.

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VIDEO: Tove Lo – ‘Timebomb’

VIDEO: Tove Lo – ‘Timebomb’

scandipop July 2, 2015 0

So this is the new single everywhere, right? Yes – finally! It’s by far our favourite track from her incredible ‘Queen of the Clouds’ album. And not just the best song she’s ever done

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SONG: Philco Fiction – ‘June 17′

SONG: Philco Fiction – ‘June 17′

scandipop July 2, 2015 0

Who are Philco Fiction? They are Turid Alida Solberg, Bjarne Chr. B.B. Gustavsen, and Andreas Lønmo Knudsrød from Oslo in Norway. And THIS is their very good new single ‘June 17’. What does Scandipop

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SONG: Saron – ‘Mad Man’s World’

SONG: Saron – ‘Mad Man’s World’

scandipop July 2, 2015 0

The new single? ‘Tis. The third single from Swedish Idol graduate Saron. What’s it like? Her best yet! It’s a soul track which has been paired with a laidback house production, and given a

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INTRODUCING: Christina Skaar – ‘Critical’

INTRODUCING: Christina Skaar – ‘Critical’

scandipop July 2, 2015 0

Christina Skaar? A Norwegian singer and songwriter who has just released her debut single and video. ‘Critical’. What’s it like? A pretty damn amazing debut single. A rousing mid-tempo synth ballad that’s enormous on

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SONG: Jessica Andersson – ‘Rain On Me’

SONG: Jessica Andersson – ‘Rain On Me’

scandipop July 1, 2015 0

The new single? Christ knows for sure. But it’s the one she chose to sing at this week’s Lotta på Liseberg. And it’s frickin’ awesome. So let’s share it with you all. ‘Rain On

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SONG: Andreas Weise – ‘More’

SONG: Andreas Weise – ‘More’

scandipop July 1, 2015 0

His new single? ‘Tis indeed. The follow-up to his Melodifestivalen Andra Chanser hit ‘Bring Out The Fire’. This is ‘More’. What’s it like? An up-tempo and fiery pop/rock track that treats us to a

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INTRODUCING: Steve Noble – ‘Street of Broken Hearts’

INTRODUCING: Steve Noble – ‘Street of Broken Hearts’

scandipop July 1, 2015 0

Steve Noble? Swedish singer and songwriter. Up until now he’s been mostly known as being the vocalist on quite a few dance hits (including some for Guru Josh Project). Today he releases his debut

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SONG: Clara Mae – ‘Avalon’

SONG: Clara Mae – ‘Avalon’

scandipop July 1, 2015 0

That’s a familiar face…. Some will recognise her hugely pretty mug from her time as one of the new members of Ace of Base, during their ‘The Golden Ratio’ album in 2010. And now

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VIDEO: Dinah Nah – ‘Taste Your Love’

VIDEO: Dinah Nah – ‘Taste Your Love’

scandipop June 29, 2015 0

La La La! After scoring a mega melfest hit earlier this year with ‘Make Me (La La La)’, Queenah Nah – sorry, Dinah Nah – returns today with a new single. ‘Taste Your Love’.

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VIDEO: Icona Pop – ‘Emergency’

VIDEO: Icona Pop – ‘Emergency’

scandipop June 29, 2015 0

A video! Icona Pop arrived back onto the scene last month with ‘Emergency’. A surprising track for them sonically, but one month later and it’s surprised us all once more by just how successful

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SONG: Truls – ‘Circles’

SONG: Truls – ‘Circles’

scandipop June 29, 2015 0

That bloke from Norway with the high pitched voice? That’s the one! And after the super successful (and utterly brilliant) ‘Out of Yourself’ launched his debut album, Truls is now back after a couple

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INTRODUCING: Fore! – ‘Wait’

INTRODUCING: Fore! – ‘Wait’

scandipop June 29, 2015 0

Fore! A brand new Swedish girlband (exclamation mark is artist’s own). Meet Julie Yu, Nina Stenbrink, Emma Sunesson and Daniela Söderlund. The girls are aged between 15 and 17, and all hail from Stockholm.

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SONG: BYRTA – ‘Aftur og Aftur’

SONG: BYRTA – ‘Aftur og Aftur’

scandipop June 29, 2015 0

These two! The Faroese pair have been wowing us (and a lot of others too) for a couple of years now. And this month they’ve returned with new single and video ‘Aftur og Aftur’.

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VIDEO: Saara – ‘Ur Cool’

VIDEO: Saara – ‘Ur Cool’

scandipop June 27, 2015 0

This is gonna be quite something isn’t it? If you’ve heard the debut single from Finnish girl Saara, ‘Ur Cool‘, then you’ll know the video is going to be The Absolute Shit. What happens

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INTRODUCING: Karl Klevan – ‘Play Along’

INTRODUCING: Karl Klevan – ‘Play Along’

scandipop June 27, 2015 0

Who’s this chap?! This is Karl Klevan, a 20 year old from Tønsberg in Norway. You’ve heard of YouTube stars becoming popstars – well Karl is a “Vine star” in his native Norway, apparently.

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VIDEO: Sommarkrysset på Skansen med Lotta – Week 1

VIDEO: Sommarkrysset på Skansen med Lotta – Week 1

scandipop June 26, 2015 0

This week saw the return of all three of the annual TV shows that bring pop performances to the forefront of Swedish television every summer. Sommarkrysset, Lotta på Liseberg, and the oldest and dearest

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VIDEO: Molly Sandén – ‘Like No One’s Watching’

VIDEO: Molly Sandén – ‘Like No One’s Watching’

scandipop June 26, 2015 0

A video! A music video! A pop video! For the new Molly Sandén single ‘Like No One’s Watching’. What happens in it? She skips around Stockholm like no one’s watching. There are a few

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