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Almost as good as Take A Break!

Almost as good as Take A Break!

scandipop November 3, 2008 0

Fresh from being crowned our ‘song of the week’ last week with her new track ‘Vinegar’, Anna Abreu can now lay claim to officially having the ‘album sleeve of the year’! We don’t think

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New Obsession Alert…

New Obsession Alert…

scandipop November 1, 2008 0

  Ladies and Gentlemen, we have a new Swedish dance diva coming to the pop starved clubs and radios of the UK. Last week, Ministry of Sound signed the very pretty Daniela to their

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Ace of Base: The Comeback begins

Ace of Base: The Comeback begins

scandipop October 30, 2008 0

Ace of Base are back. That’s been said quite a lot in the last 12 months but now it’s actually true. New single ‘Wheel Of Fortune 2009’ was released last Friday in Sweden and

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The UK’s fascination with Alphabeat

The UK’s fascination with Alphabeat

scandipop October 30, 2008 0

Congrats are in order for Danish popsters Alphabeat. Their debut album ‘This Is Alphabeat’ has just been awarded a Gold Record for sales of 100,000 copies in the UK. On top of this, they’ve

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Carola och Carols!

Carola och Carols!

scandipop October 30, 2008 0

Swedish uber diva Carola is going back on the road. After a horrific career raping result at this year’s Melodifestivalen, she is going back to what she does best to end the year on

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The Tampere feat…….you?!!!

The Tampere feat…….you?!!!

scandipop October 30, 2008 0

Log onto www.lippu.fi this Saturday if you’re interested in purchasing tickets for the Finnish Eurovision national final. It takes place on January 31st at the Tampere Exhibition and Sports Centre. We’ve been to Tampere

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He Keeps On Rockin’

He Keeps On Rockin’

scandipop October 28, 2008 0

Magnus Carlsson (we’ve used an older picture for obvious reasons) has a new single coming out. It’s called ‘Walking In My Shoes’ and is the buzz single for his gargantuan FORTY TRACK Greatest Hits

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Song Of The Week! From Finland.

Song Of The Week! From Finland.

scandipop October 28, 2008 0

Song of the week this week is ‘Vinegar’ by Finnish lady singer Anna Abreu. It’s the first single from her second album, ‘Now’ and is a change in direction for the better for her.

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Dance! Love! Pop!

Dance! Love! Pop!

scandipop October 28, 2008 4

  Album title of the year? Yes. Former Idol winner and future Melodifestivalen participant Agnes Carlsson is back with her third album, ‘Dance Love Pop’. And not just in Sweden. The album has received

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Sanna: Always the bridesmaid, never the bride.

Sanna: Always the bridesmaid, never the bride.

scandipop October 26, 2008 0

Last night in London, saw the highly entertaining annual bash, Second Cherry Song Contest take place. The premise is that the songs which competed in their national finals for Eurovision selection, but just missed out,

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ANNOUNCEMENT…

ANNOUNCEMENT…

scandipop October 26, 2008 0

We interrupt this sporadically updated website to bring you an announcement. Amy Diamond‘s ‘Music In Motion’ album, brilliant anyway, sounds absolutely spectacular on a lazy Sunday morning when it’s raining and grey outside. Oh, and

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First Night Photos!

First Night Photos!

scandipop October 24, 2008 0

On the right hand side of this article, you’ll see that a new page has been added to scandipop.co.uk. It’s the gallery! The pictures in there at present were taken at the launch night

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Rough Diamond!

Rough Diamond!

scandipop October 24, 2008 0

Amy Diamond has a new single out, called ‘Connected’. It’s monumentally terrible. Which is heartbreaking when you listen to her back catalogue and realise that EVERYTHING  she has ever released has been amazing at

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There’ll be no silent nights this Christmas!

There’ll be no silent nights this Christmas!

scandipop October 23, 2008 0

Sanna Nielsen, Shirley Clamp and Sonja Alden have clubbed together (minus the dance beat unfortunately) and recorded a ‘Jul’ album – or Christmas album as we call it in the UK. It’s called ‘Our Christmas’,

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scandipop Club Night Launch: The Verdict!

scandipop Club Night Launch: The Verdict!

scandipop October 17, 2008 1

Last night was the first scandipop night in London. A big thank you to all of those who came along and had a dance, and another thank you to all the well wishers of

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Melodifestivalen 2009 – The Speculation!

Melodifestivalen 2009 – The Speculation!

scandipop October 17, 2008 0

As mentioned in the post directly below, SVT have given scandipop kittens a new ball of wool to play with. And already it’s been tangled up into all manner of garments! Not content with

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Melodifestivalen 2009 – The Writers & Songs

Melodifestivalen 2009 – The Writers & Songs

scandipop October 17, 2008 0

SVT have sent all scandipop fans into a tizzy this week by announcing the first 28 song titles and authors that have been chosen to compete in Melodifestivalen 2009 (the other four ‘wildcard’ songs

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Don’t Mind Doing It For The Gays!

Don’t Mind Doing It For The Gays!

scandipop October 10, 2008 2

News a few months back of a duet between sisters Dannii and Kylie Minogue was met with much excitement from pop fans EVERYWHERE! Finally they’ve got together to record a new track – it’ll

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Mi Amore! Single of the week…

Mi Amore! Single of the week…

scandipop October 10, 2008 0

Single of the week this week is ‘Take My Body Close’ by the ever reliable Velvet. It sounds like one of her old songs that’s been remixed by Sunblock and then passed onto Star

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All Out Of Luuk!

All Out Of Luuk!

scandipop October 9, 2008 0

Melodifestivalen was dealt a blow yesterday as its popular presenter Kristian Luuk decided not to return to the show in 2009 and signed up to present his own show for SVT instead. It’s not

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