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The Eric Saade interview!

The Eric Saade interview!

scandipop September 4, 2013 0

With a new album out, Eric Saade is back on the promotional trail. But this time he’s not just peddling a new record, he’s also thrusting a whole new sound upon us, and asking

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Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Eddie Razaz!

Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Eddie Razaz!

scandipop February 16, 2013 0

Here’s a debutante in Melodifestivalen 2013 that we’ve been looking forward to seeing in the competition for a while now. We knew it was only a matter of time that he found himself here.

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Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Janet Leon!

Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Janet Leon!

scandipop February 16, 2013 0

Former member of girlband play, then a subject of a TV documentary series, Made In Sweden, and then an amazing single ‘Heartache On The Dancefloor’, and then an album. And then nothing, For like,

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Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Mary N’Diaye!

Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Mary N’Diaye!

scandipop February 1, 2013 0

A fresh faced Melodifestivalen debutante, ladies and gentlemen! Just what has she let herself in for? Well actually, Mary N’diaye has got a pretty good idea of what to expect, having done the whole

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Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Michael Feiner & Caisa!

Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Michael Feiner & Caisa!

scandipop January 29, 2013 0

Here’s a couple of good folks you’ll be seeing compete in the first heat Melodifestivalen this weekend. Michael Feiner is best known as one half of The Attic, alongside Eric Amarillo. The pair competed

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Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with David Lindgren!

Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with David Lindgren!

scandipop January 21, 2013 0

Last year’s big breakthrough success story at Melodifestivalen. David Lindgren didn’t just win his heat and earn a spot in the final, he also ended up scoring a genuine and enduring hit single after

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Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Swedish House Wives!

Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Swedish House Wives!

scandipop January 15, 2013 1

What’s going on here then? Pernilla Wahlgren, Jenny Silver, and Hanna Hedlund getting together for Melodifestivalen and calling themselves Swedish House Wives, that’s what! Genius name by the way. It shows that the ladies

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Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Anton Ewald!

Melodifestivalen 2013: Our chat with Anton Ewald!

scandipop January 3, 2013 0

Melodifestivalen season is upon us again. In fact, this time next month we’ll already know two of the qualifiers to the grand final in March. It’s a difficult one to predict this year –

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Musikhjälpen 2012: Loreen

Musikhjälpen 2012: Loreen

scandipop December 13, 2012 0

Musikhjälpen got a great deal of Musik Hjälp this afternoon, when none other than Loreen dropped by to say hi, to sing some songs, and to urge viewers and listeners to donate some of

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The Tooji Interview!

The Tooji Interview!

scandipop August 29, 2012 2

Tooji was visiting Stockholm last week for a brief work visit, so we met up with him to have a nice ol’ chat. The man who is right now most famous for representing Norway

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Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Sonja Aldén!

Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Sonja Aldén!

scandipop February 9, 2012 3

Sonja Aldén is BACK. After a lengthy five year absence from the contest, she’s returning to the Melodifestivalen stage this very weekend to compete with her song ‘I Din Himmel’ (In Your Heaven). The

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Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Youngblood!

Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Youngblood!

scandipop December 30, 2011 3

2012′s Swedish pop landscape promises a big new addition. Aided by the biggest launch a pop act can get these days – Melodifestivalen – Sweden’s newest boyband in a long time will be introduced

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Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Love Generation!

Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Love Generation!

scandipop December 13, 2011 1

One of Melodifestivalen 2011′s biggest debutantes, Love Generation, are gonna be back in next year’s competition too in a few months. They’re gonna compete with ‘Just A Little Bit’ – written by super producer

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Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Molly Sandén

Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Molly Sandén

scandipop December 8, 2011 4

Molly Sandén is making a very welcome return to Melodifestivalen, after reaching the final in 2009 with ‘Så Vill Stjärnorna‘. She’s doing it with ‘Why Am I Crying’, a song that she wrote together

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Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Danny Saucedo

Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Danny Saucedo

scandipop November 29, 2011 5

Not one to rest on his laurels, Danny Saucedo is BACK in Melodifestivalen. After finishing second this year, he’ll return to next year’s contest to compete with the song ‘Amazing’, written by himself, Peter

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Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Andreas Lundstedt!

Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Andreas Lundstedt!

scandipop November 27, 2011 0

When Swedish pop giants Alcazar announced their intentions to take an extended break earlier this year, we expected that we might see at least one of them competing in Melodifestivalen 2012 as they prepare

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Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Loreen!

Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Loreen!

scandipop November 25, 2011 2

LOREEN! One of the 2011’s success stories in Swedish pop. She wowed on the stage of Melodifestivalen this year with ‘My Heart Is Refusing’. Enough to ensure that the song became one of the

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Melodifestivalen 2012: Our Chat With Timoteij

Melodifestivalen 2012: Our Chat With Timoteij

scandipop November 23, 2011 7

At Monday’s Melodifestivalen press conference, we managed to grab a couple of minutes to talk with the act that we were perhaps most happy to see there – Timoteij. Fresh from their 2010 contest

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Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Afro-Dite

Melodifestivalen 2012: Our chat with Afro-Dite

scandipop November 22, 2011 3

At yesterday’s Melodifestivalen press conference at SVT’s HQ, we were able to have a natter with some of the artists who had just been announced as performing in the 2012 competition. Not all the

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The Eric Saade Interview! (10/11)

The Eric Saade Interview! (10/11)

scandipop October 27, 2011 25

We wanted to talk to Eric Saade. He’s had quite a year in 2011. One that’s been crammed full with a variety of unforgettable experiences for him – all tied in with the release

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