Music from the UK – Depeche Mode // Electronic

Depeche Mode, formed in 1980, are an english electronic music band. With over 100 million sold records worldwide, they are the most commercially successful electronic band. Have a listen to their song “Never let me down again“:

 

Music from Norway – Madrugada // Alternative rock

Madrugada was a Norwegian alternative rock band from Stokmarknes, formed in 1993. Madrugada is portuguese and spanish and means ‘early morning’. Have a listen to their great single “This old House”:

After discovering this band one month ago, they became one of my favourites this autumn!

Music from the US – Slightly Stoopid // Reggae

Formed in 1995 by the childhood friends Miles Doughty and Kyle McDonald, Slightly Stoopid released 7 albums so far. They band from Ocean Beach, California crew and generated its own musical sytle: “a fusion of folk, rock, reggae and blues with hip-hop, funk, metal and punk”. Have a listen to their great song “Wiseman”:

Music from Malawi/ UK – The Very Best // Fusion

DJ and producer Johan Hugo and Esau Mwamwaya, a singer from Malawi are the collaboration The Very Best. Their music is really an awesome fusion mix of traditional african music, jazz, dance, pop and hip-hop. Listen to their great song “Hear Me”:

Found this on jayjaymgee’s blog

Music from Australia – Hilltop Hoods // Hip-Hop

Hilltop Hoods, formed in the early 90s, are one of the most popular Hip-Hop groups from Australia. With their single “Crosby Sweater” they had a nice #5 in Australia this autumn: