Music from Iran/Sweden – Laleh

Laleh, born in 1982 in Iran, is a swedisch actor and singer. She is very well known for her nice pop and indie folk music and had a huge succes with her album ‘Sjung’. Listen to her song “Some Die Young”:

Also listen to her great song “Vårens Första Dag”, in english “Spring’s First Day”:

Music from Sweden – Black Ingvars

Black Ingvars is a swedish fun metal band, formed in 1995. Listen to their nice piece “Här Kommer Pippi Långstrump”, as a version of the Pippi Longstocking title song:

Music from Sweden – Eagle-Eye Cherry

Eagle-Eye Cherry, born in 1968, is a swedish rock, alternative and acoustic musician. He’s best known for his hit singel “Save Tonight”:

Listen to a stunning good remix by Max Gamper and Dadoni:

Music from Sweden – The Knife

The Knife are an electronic music duo from Stockholm that formed in 1999.   The group consists of siblings Karin Dreijer Andersson and Olof Dreijer, who together also run their own record company, Rabid Records.  The band has released three studio albums and will be releasing their fourth album April 8th, Shaking The Habitual.  This is their new single off the new album, “A Tooth for an Eye”.

Music from Sweden – Shout Out Louds

Shout Out Louds are an indie pop band from Stockholm, Sweden.  They have released four studio albums, their most recent being Optica which was released last month.  This is my favorite song of the band, it comes off their 2005 album Howl, Howl, Gaff, Gaff and is called “Please,Please, Please.”

Music from Sweden – Swedish House Mafia

Swedish House Mafia is a Swedish electronic dance music trio consisting of three house disc jockeys and producers.  “Don’t You Worry Child” is the sixth and final single released before their indefinite hiatus, featuring vocals from Swedish singer John Martin.  In the US, the song has sold over 1 million copies as of January 2013.  This song is so ‘catchy’ if you’ve heard it once, you find yourself singing it the whole day!

Music from Sweden – The Tallest Man on Earth

The Tallest Man on Earth is the pseudonym of Kristian Matsson a swedish folk and indie musician from Leksand. His great song “The Dreamer” got very popular on YouTube and it’s worth listening to a 100 times…..