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Under the Radar: Nick Mulvey

British singer- songwriter Nick Mulvey was recently in Sweden to preform at Södra Teatern in Stockholm. Radar asked him some quick questions.

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Adi Nes at Fotografiska

The Israeli photographer Adi Nes is dealing with questions about identity in his work. On December 12th the exhibition Narratives opened at Fotografiska in Stockholm.

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Matias Aros: Fear, Sadness and Anxiety

Photographer Matias Aros is having his first exhibition tomorrow named Fear, Sadness and Anxiety. It is a three hour long exhibition where the main focus is being honest with your feelings without hiding it – to open up and letting go.

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Exclusive talk with Sune Rose Wagner from The Raveonettes

The Raveonettes consists of Sune Rose Wagner and Sharin Foo, a duo whose vocal harmonies, sharp guitars drenched in reverb recalling 80s noise rock with a pinch of sweetness. This time with their latest album Pe’hai, we are introduced to a new side of The Raveonettes.

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Anna Åstrand

Surrounded by pieces of wood and metal, tools, and colour samples in her Bredäng studio, we speak with Swedish artist Anna Åstrand about spirituality, her Hälsingland childhood, and her fascination for the Californian desert.

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Sakarias about his new album Atlanten and going solo

Just like his younger brother Lorentz, swedish musician and producer Sakarias has chosen to go solo. And instead of rapping this time his focusing more on singing. His first single Atlanten was released earlier this year in September and has received phenomenal critic. And like that wasn't enough he recently followed up with the release of his highly anticipated solo album titled with the same name. Radar caught up with him about going solo, the new album and what's next.

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A talk with David Hartley from The War On Drugs

David Hartley is one quarter of the Philadelphian band The War On Drugs; the band whose sophisticated combination of classic American folk and rock influences, such as Springsteen, Dylan and Young. The band has drawn near-universal acclaim - with their latest album Lost in the Dream cracking the UK Top 20.

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New Release: Fritjof & Pikanen

Sofia Hassani

Today Swedish electronic- reggae duo Fritjof & Pikanen releases their latest single I Stan. In 2010 the duo, which consists of Fritjof Löfgren and Juuso Pikanen, had their breakthrough with the song Slussen 23:15. And two years later they followed up with their debut album Danvikstullsbron, which received great feedback from the critics. Radar had a chat with them about the new single and what's next to come.

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A chat with MeiYào

Yasmine Mubarak

Last weekend, Södra Teatern was boiling at the Slick event at Kägelbanan in Stockholm. After the diva rapper Cakes Da Killa’s fierce performance it was time for Pia Do, more known as MeiYào, to take over the DJ booth. She did was she does best, playing a unique mixture of house, electronic, hip hop and RnB.

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Herb Ritts at Fotografiska – an interview with Alessandra Mauro

Klara Andersson Åsman

The 21st of November the exhibition In Full Light opened at Fotografiska in Stockholm. It is another exhibition in a series of fashion photographers being displayed at Fotografiska. Now it is Herb Ritts turn, as one of the most iconic fashion and celebrity photographers during the 80’s and the 90’s. I met the curator, Alessandra Mauro, in the exhibition hall, two hours before the press preview, to talk about photography, celebrity, beauty – and ancient Greek gods.

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Full-fat or semi-skinned?

Mattias Alfborger

Now on view at Galleri Bon in Stockholm, Swiss artist Andrea Hasler's solo show Full-fat or semi-skinned? presents a kind of luxurious breast machine made of plastic tubes, photography, studded breast implants, glitter and gold.

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Isbrytaren c/o Appartamento

Klara Andersson Åsman

Appartamento, a creative venue for contemporary culture: art, design, music and fashion, is currently taking place in Stockholm. This Tuesday innovative gallery Isbrytaren is hosting an exhibition featuring Darren Bader.

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Debut Release: OIAM

Sofia Hassani

Today is the release of hip hop collective OIAM's debut single Avundsjuka. The trio consists of swedish musicians Adam Kanyama, Samboii och Gedz. During the last 2 years they have worked on their debut EP Lyxproblem that will be released on November 26th.

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Radar Premieres: Sum Comfort

Sofia Hassani

Anders Persson and Fredrik Lövgren of Swedish producer duo Sum Comfort are back again with a new track from their upcoming project Flying Kites. Today Radar gives you an exclusive first listen at their new single Mary Jane featuring London based Jordan James.

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Follow up with Say Lou Lou

Sofia Hassani

Swedish- Australian duo Say Lou Lou recently released their new single Games for Girls. The Swedish- Australian twins Elektra and Miranda Kilbey had their break through with their single Maybe You in 2012 received international attention quickly. Since then they have done two tours and been on the cover of V magazine. Radar met with them for a chat about their latest single and what's next.

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New Release: Naomi Pilgrim

Sofia Hassani

Swedish- Barbadian musician Naomi Pilgrim has been going strong since the release of her debut single No Gun last year, and shows no sign of stopping. Today she is releasing her new single It's All Good that's about anxiety. Radar met with her and had a chat about the new single, writing music and what's next.

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Fanny Köhler’s exhibition Stolen Moments

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Fanny Köhler Alvén fits the description of a multitalented photographer. Her latest series Stolen Moments consists of mostly snap shots taken in Brooklyn, New York during a ten-day stay. And her studio exhibition in Lund of is where I came in contact with this young and talented photographer.

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Baba Stiltz

Yasmine Mubarak

Baba Stiltz is a young creative spirit and in my own opinion, the next generation of producers. With his new album Total we are introduced to aspiring beats and sounds we never thought someone could mix together.

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Radar Mix: 1987

Sofia Hassani

Swedish musician Victor Holmberg who goes by the name 1987, is releasing his new single Bomb today. He made a mix tape for Radar, listen to it and get hyped for the weekend.

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EP Release: Finess

Sofia Hassani

Today Swedish rapper Jaouli "Finess" Akofely releases his debut EP Produkt av min miljö, where he has collaborated with some of Sweden's biggest rappers. Earlier this year he released his singles Avtryck/Hela livet ut and is now taking it to the next level. Radar had a chat with him about the EP and his hopes for the future.

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A quick chat with Like Swimming

Sofia Hassani

Swedish trio Like Swimming was formed in 2012 and released their debut album Structures in September this year. The group consists of Claes Carlström on vocals and guitar, Ida Hedene on vocals and keys and Petter Wesslander on drums. They released their first single God Knows just last year and quickly reached an international audience. Radar had a quick chat with them before they left on their U.S. tour.

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Holger Bags and Johan Tunebjer

Sofia Lindberg

Holger is the name of the Swedish accessory brand founded by Johan Tunebjer in 2013. The brand is currently producing hi-tech handmade bags in modern retro styles with timeless spirits.

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In the Studio 41 Shares

Tommy Krek Sveningsson

Sonja Nettelbladt

With romanticism at the heart of his practice, Tommy Krek Sveningsson is searching for a sense of magic and isolation. We paid a visit to hos Gothenburg studio to learn more.