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Hithunter…

Hithunter…

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Basshunter hopes to continue his domination of UK chart dance this month with the release of his 4th single ‘I Miss You’. The song is a cover of a Westlife album track but obviously

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Finland: The 12 songs dissected here!

Finland: The 12 songs dissected here!

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  YLE of Finland has uploaded the 12 songs that will be competing to represent Finland at the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest in Moscow. They’ve also announced the running order in which they’ll perform.

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All That We Want

All That We Want

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As was written about on here last month, Ace of Base have made a long overdue return to the world of music with their new Greatest Hits album and three 2008 remixes of their

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Gold!

Gold!

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It’s been a very good week for Bjorn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson of Abba. The DVD of the film ‘Mamma Mia’, containing Abba’s songs, has become the fastest selling DVD off all time in

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Six More Names!

Six More Names!

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SVT have announced six more participants for Melodifestivalen 2009. And they’re the names we’ve been waiting for! We’ll be writing lots more about these delectable ladies in future ‘Melodifestivalen Files’, but for now, you

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Danny’s new album sleeve…

Danny’s new album sleeve…

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The Claus are out!

The Claus are out!

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As mentioned earlier in the week, Charlotte Perrelli’s ‘Rimfrostjul’ was the first Christmas album of the schlager divas’ out of the blocks last week. It entered at a disappointing 12. This week, it’s down

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November September Update

November September Update

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Flavour of the month for the past 12, September, is finally laying ‘Cry For You’ to rest in the UK and releasing a follow up single. We’re getting a tranced up version of ‘Can’t

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The Melodifestivalen Files: Molly Sanden

The Melodifestivalen Files: Molly Sanden

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One of the most exciting names to have been added to the list of 2009 competitors so far is Molly Sanden. Despite having never entered Melodifestivalen before, Molly is well known to Eurovision fans

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The Melodifestivalen Files: Malena Ernman

The Melodifestivalen Files: Malena Ernman

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Malena Ernman has been revealed as the 18th participant and 2nd wildcard to be competing in Melodifestivalen 2009. She’s another debutante but nonetheless, a very well known singer with a successful career behind her.

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Chart round up…

Chart round up…

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Let’s have a look at the progress of some albums that we mentioned in the last month! Three of them entered the Swedish album charts this week. Lena & Orup enter at number two,

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Don’t Stop!

Don’t Stop!

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The lovely Annie has been dropped from/amicably parted ways with/angrily abandoned (delete as per your level of cynicism) her record label Island Records. In her myspace (www.myspace.com/anniemusic) blog she cited artistic differences as being

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73 days, 3 hours, 40 minutes, and 48 seconds to go!!!

73 days, 3 hours, 40 minutes, and 48 seconds to go!!!

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In the last week, 8 more names have been revealed for Melodifestivalen 2009. All of them will be participating for the first time in their careers, despite one of them being a veteran rocker and

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The Melodifestivalen Files: Sarah Dawn Finer

The Melodifestivalen Files: Sarah Dawn Finer

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If there’s one thing we don’t want at Melodifestivalen 2009, it’s a contest full of ballads. Thanks to the popularity of Sanna Nielsen’s ‘Empty Room’ this year, both in the contest and in the

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TOMORROW NIGHT!!!!

TOMORROW NIGHT!!!!

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Our main reason for being, our monthly club night, takes place tomorrow night – Thursday November 20th. Come along and have a dance to all of the music that you’ve been reading about on

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The Melodifestivalen Files: Markoolio

The Melodifestivalen Files: Markoolio

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Two months earlier than we were expecting, SVT have announced the first wildcard that will participate in Melodifestivalen 2009. And it’s Markoolio! And so it brings us to write the first of our 32

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Song of the week!

Song of the week!

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Have you ever wondered what it would be like if an artist came out that sounded like a cross between BWO and Danny? We have. In any case, meet Jonas Oakland. He’s a brand

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And they’re off!…

And they’re off!…

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    SVT, the out and out teasers, have revealed the first eight performers that are definitely competing in Melodifestivalen 2009. It would appear however, that they’re holding the surprises back from us, as

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Nor Way, Nor Way……Manamana!

Nor Way, Nor Way……Manamana!

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Norway’s Eurovision 2008 representative Maria Haukaas Storeng, will be returning to the Norwegien Melodi Grand Prix in 2009. Not as a participant though, but as joint host with Per Sundnes. There will be three

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83 days, 0 hours, 49 minutes, and 21 seconds to go!!!

83 days, 0 hours, 49 minutes, and 21 seconds to go!!!

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  This coming Tuesday, the first eight performers who’ll compete in Melodifestivalen 2009 will be revealed by SVT in a press conference. *SCREAM*

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