Posts Tagged ‘Swedish

The (International) Noise ConspiracyThe Cross Of My Calling

November 21, 2008

Their fourth studio full-length album. They’re Swedish so my review isn’t even necessary; put it on, press play, you know it’s gonna be good! But if you need more info, they play rock/pop/punk/garage-punk. Their sound is more polished on this record than it was in the past. Their guitarist is named Lars, the drummer is […]

Tobias FrobergTurn Heads

October 1, 2008

Froberg is from Sweden and this is his third album. He has produced several songs for the solo work of Peter Bjorn and John’s Peter Moren. Moren makes a guest appearance on this album, contributing vocals to the song “Just Behind A Brickwall”. Froberg’s music is best classified as singer-songwriter indie pop, with some folk-pop […]

BlackstrapSteal My Horses and Run

May 19, 2008

This is the quintet’s sophomore album. They’re from Stockholm, Sweden, and play slightly bluesy rock’n’roll that has shoegazey influences, demonstrated through their simultaneously shimmering and fuzzy guitar lines. Mainly male vocals with female backing, though occasionally there are female leads. They remind me of the Black Rebel Motorcycle Club that I’ve heard. http://www.myspace.com/blackstrap001 http://www.blackstrap.net