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I’ve got a review up on the excellent Scandinavian music blog It’s A Trap. I reviewed Colonia, the recent album by A Camp, and you can see what I thought by clicking right here.

New Pop on the Block

Avenue, Danny Saucedo and Kellie Pickler ft. Taylor Swift Avenue – Can You Feel It (Listen)My first thought on hearing the name of the new Avenue single was to wonder if it was a cover of the Jackson 5 hit. They’d be mad to do that, since V (another 5 piece boyband) released a quite… Continue reading New Pop on the Block

New Pop on the Block

David Guetta ft. Kelly Rowland – Love Takes Over (Listen)After Beyoncé (probably unknowingly) had great success with dance remixes of her less interesting singles in the UK and Europe, Kelly has gone one better, and appears on the new single by one of dance music’s biggest names. It does sound a bit more like a… Continue reading New Pop on the Block

Let’s talk about X, baby!

The Danish final of X Factor was this weekend, and although this group didn’t win, their performance is definitely worth seeing: [youtube=] It’s You’ve Got A Friend… but an electropop version!

What is the world coming to…

when a band can get this far in their career and not have changed their ungrammatical name? [youtube=] I am starting to worry that they could get as far as releasing their single and still be known as “The Yeah You’s”. That would be a very big challenge to my fandom.

New Indie-Pop on the Block

Hello Saferide – Arjeplog (Watch)Not all Swedish acts make music videos for all of their singles, but so far Hello Saferide have done one for each of the releases from their new album, and I’m very pleased to see it, because they’re such a jolly bunch, and therefore make great videos. Arjeplog is one of… Continue reading New Indie-Pop on the Block