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Thomas Hämén

Thomas Hämén and the stage as phenomenon

Last weekend the quite different exhibition ‘The Drop’ was on display at Galleri Bon in Stockholm. We talked with the artist Thomas Hämén about the project behind the exhibition, the stage as phenomenon and Thomas own artistry.

Arts / Interview / Uncategorized Klara Andersson Åsman 18 Shares

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Polaroid postcards from SXSW

Urban Cone just got back from South by Southwest, a trip that included gigs, burgers, American vodka, Tove Lo and more than one bacon cookie. The band sent us a bunch of Polaroids of their festival adventures.

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Radar Mixtape: DJ Dirtbag

DJ Dirtbag, Gabriella Ekman, gives us this week's mixtape, which is filled with the latest hiphop and R&B music. The mixtape is perfect for the pre-party and simply the best way to start off the weekend.

Mixtape / Music Sofia Hassani 61 Shares

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“I want to write about loosing our nature”

One of Norway’s strongest voices Susanne Sundfør is performing tonight at Kägelbanan in Stockholm. Radar met up with her a while back to talk about the new record and what’s up next (a complete EP about climate change, it turns out).

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No Fair: Austin Lee at Isbrytaren

This Saturday, March 14th , the exhibition No Fair with the artist Austin Lee is opening at Isbrytaren in Stockholm. Austin Lee’s work will fill the main space at the gallery. The exhibition will contain place specific paintings made on the gallery walls such as 3D printed sculptures.

Arts / Exhibition Klara Andersson Åsman 16 Shares

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Radar Premieres: Solen part II

Last week, part I of Solen’s self- produced documentary titled Til de som bryr seg i Norge, had its premiere. We get to follow the band on …

Music / Premiere Sofia Hassani 134 Shares

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Radar Mix: Sum Comfort

Sofia Hassani

Duo Sum Comfort, Anders Persson and Fredrik Lövgren, has made another amazing mixtape for Radar. This time it has more off an romantic vibe which will be best enjoyed in cafeteria our outside. As the mixtape wasn't enough they're finally releasing their album Flying Kites.

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Radar Premiers: Urban Cone

Sofia Hassani

Today Radar gives you an exclusive premiere of Urban Cone's lyric video for their single Come Back to Me, a collaboration with grammy winner Tove Lo.

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Sounds of February

Radar Staff

Need help updating your playlists? No worries. Radar has gathered the best Swedish sounds from the past month.

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Pre Grammys: Sabina Ddumba

Sofia Hassani

Tomorrow night singer Sabina Ddumba is performing her new single Effortless at the Swedish Grammys. Radar met up with her on her 21st birthday to talk about the Grammys and how to handle stress.

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Pre Grammys: Beatrice Eli

Johanna Gafvelin

Beatrice Eli definitely made a mark on 2014. Proof of that is not only her amazing debut album Die Another Day, but also her nominations for Best Pop and Best New Artist at the Swedish Grammy Awards. Radar had a quick chat with the singer.

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Radar Premieres: FELIN

Sofia Chowdhury

Today Radar premiers Felin's video for their latest single Revolt. Felin is a collaboration between musician Elin Blom and photographer Fredrik Etoall. Sofia Chowdhury from Fashion Networks had a chat with Elin about inspiration and her future goals.

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Radar Mixtape: Tella Viv

Johanna Gafvelin

Stockholm based Tella Viv are opening for The Preatures at Kägelbanan in Stockholm on the 28th. We caught up with the trio, and asked them to make us a special Radar mix (which they happliy agreed to).

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Radar Premieres: Aurora

Johanna Gafvelin

Norwegian singer Aurora impressed us at the Way Out West Pre Party last week. One of the songs she performed was Runaway and we've gotten our hands on the Swedish premiere of it.

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Radar Mixtape: May Dar

Sofia Hassani

DJ May Dar, Alexandra Shanahan, is playing tonight at FATTA's valentines event. And what better way to start off Valentines than to listen to her mixtape Valentine's Whatever? We asked her some short questions about it and what's next to come.

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3 x Tussilago

Johanna Gafvelin

Radar had a chat, a smoke, a walk and a pizza with Stockholm based quartet Tussilago. The band is putting the finishing touches on their debut album, but took a break to show us three of their favourite spots in the city.

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Pre Sónar: Elliphant

Sofia Hassani

In November Elliphant released her second album One More and Radar had a chat with her about her U.S. tour and plans for the future. Tomorrow she is performing at the Sónar festival here in Stockholm along with other amazing musicians. We asked her some quick questions before the festival.