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NEW HYPE: China – Flow

WHAT A SONG this is, ladies and gentlemen. Scandi sadcore, shouting on the dancefloor, or even ‘sex under diamond waterfalls’ as the songstress herself would have it, have a listen to STHLM/LDN songstress CHINA’s latest right here, and read more below:

Following on from May’s ‘Now You Know’ (Prod. Name …



BOTW In Focus: Tove Lo

In the short time that Sweden’s Tove Lo, aka Tove Nielsen, has been on our musical barometers – well, short in the grander scheme of things rather than the internet age’s Ritalin-controlled attention span – much has been made of the Stockholm musician’s ability to cut through the lyrical …



Swedish Sweets: ‘Children of the Snow’ Mixtape by Saturday, Monday

Need a little something sweet this foggy Wednesday. Wait, actually look outside a window…what is going on out there. East London is masked by fog, it’s kinda like fashion for buildings. No? Yeah, that was stupid. BUT you know what’s not stupid? Free music, and especially if that music comes …



Album Review: Icona Pop – This is…

With the release of their first ‘official’ international album, This is…, Sweden’s Icona Pop find themselves in a strange position. Renowned and well-known for their Charli XCX co-written – and ad-synced to hell – breakout track ‘I Love It’, and with a 2012 Swedish debut LP, Icona



Album Review: Holograms – Forever

Since the release of their debut album last year, Holograms have clearly had a soul-searching ride. The overwhelming experience of extensive touring and losing their jobs left the band returning home to working class Sweden feeling bored and isolated once more. Forever homes in on the exhaustion suffered and sanity …



BEAUTIFY: Rekorderlig Nails

Alcohol and any kind of putting-on-make-up task never really goes well – we’ve all learned that the hard way.

But Rekorderlig themed nails are safe on all accounts, we promise. The Swedish Cider brewers teamed up with fellow Swedish blogger Caroline Blomst of Carolines Mode to create a summer-ready look. …



The Deer Tracks x PlanetNotion: ‘Divine Light’

Attention all you budding remixers out there! To celebrate Sweden’s The Deer Tracks unveiling the final part of their acclaimed Archer Trilogy on The Control Group, we’re teaming up with the Nordic duo to offer PlanetNotion readers the chance to remix tracks from the pair’s latest album, The Archer



Album Review: Anna von Hausswolff – Ceremony

Looking at the song titles on Anna von Hausswolff’s second record, Ceremony, you get the impression that the Swedish singer has something of an obsession with death. It opens with ‘Epitaph of Theodor’, followed by ‘Deathbed’, while the second half of the album boasts …



Video Premiere: Kim Cesarion – ‘Undressed’

When we first introduced you to the decadent pop world of Kim Cesarion, we found ourselves swooning over his stark, almost hymnal, session take of his debut single, ‘Undressed’. Well, now the prodigal Swede has returned, and he’s turned the pressure up to bursting point on the track’s full …


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News: Two years of Unit Portables

Having already sold more than 50,000 units in over 25 territories worldwide, it’s hard to believe Unit Portables has only been around for two years. The Stockholm-based bag brand has secured a formidable reputation for itself since its inception in 2011, when founder Andreas Ehde spotted a niche in the …