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Losing My Mind: SALT heads to the edge of reason on the excellent ‘Master Of None’

With such an honest lyrical output that has you looking into the mirror to see if you are headed into the right direction, SALT returns to our willing ears with the superb new single called ‘Master Of None‘.

Sofia Mellander aka SALT is a fantastic Swedish indie pop/folk artist from Stockholm who is now based in London. She brings her honest sense of humor to the fore and uses music to educate others, as well and expressing her inner creativity that is flourishing before our very eyes.

”I write about sex, incels, feeling useless, and feeling incredible.” – SALT

As sings with such grace and thoughtfulness, her smart mind is mixed with contrasting emotions that is born from being stuck inside for too long. She feels like she knows a lot but its not paying fruit at this stage, when actually it will later down the line when the stars align.

Her vocal ability is so glorious and heart warming, each note sung with such an elegantly alluring style that makes you smile with a cheeky grin, as you feel so warm inside your curious soul and get lost into her truthful story of working out who she really wants to be in life.

Master Of None‘ from the sensationally courageous London-based Sweden-born solo pop/folk artist SALT, is a fascinating journey into her cozy room — as she shows us her inner emotions — which carefully asking for love and direction again. Here is a multi-talented woman with a clearly beautiful heart, who has made such a gem to hold onto here.

Hear this new single on her Soundcloud and support her journey on IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Run Away: Top class Swedish band Ghost Nation lead us from the ‘Black Dogs’ of our mind

Bringing us a vitally important message about mental health that is often swept under the carpet, Ghost Nation show us unrivaled honesty about issues that have plagued the band in the past, as they perform with so much passion on their new song called ‘Black Dogs’.

Ghost Nation is a thriving two-piece alt rock/pop act from Stockholm, Sweden. They make that spiritually enlightening music that has your mind alert and gives you so much admiration for their stunning soundscape creativity.

”The black dog is that constant darkness that follows you and that you can’t get rid of.” – Ghost Nation

You feel the superb vocals that are entrenched into your mind, you hold onto the beat that washes over your body to cleanse away the self-doubt, the lyrics are striking and gives you a true warning.

Black Dogs’ from sensational Swedish duo Ghost Nation, is a message to not look back, as you run from the dark shadows and the barking of the mind, as you find your peace to figure out who you really are in life. Looking behind and getting bitten by the past isn’t helpful at all and leaves you with those deep scars.

Taking a breath and believing in yourself with good habits away from bad company and unhelpful vibes, will only make you smile and happier after all.

Stream this new single on Soundcloud and see their FB for more.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Close Your Eyes: Swedish producer Carrión drops spectacular tropical house summer hit ‘By My Side’

As the breathtaking beat marvels your mind like a skilled magicians illusion, Carrión hugs our healing heart with his soothing new single that will put a spring in your step called ‘By My Side’.

Alexander Carrión aka Carrión is a captivating Uppsala, Sweden-based indie music producer, who creates that spectacular tropical house music, which has you soaring high above the crisply formatted clouds, as you escape reality for a few minutes.

This is the message of having that deep love no matter what happened before, as your souls are connected so sweetly and nothing else matters. Your love for each other is more than you ever thought possible and the worlds are charged together as one, to reflect a beaming light that can’t ever be blocked out.

By My Side’ from Sweden’s terrific electronic producer Carrión, is a touching dance-filled journey of wanting that special soul right next to you. This is a peachy beat that tastes so good, as you wait for summer to come back so your tan and good times return, after the glumness of recent times. This is a song to hold onto, as you turn it up and wish for those incoming better days.

Stream this catchy new song on Spotify and see their story unfold via IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Moving On: Sweden’s Annie Öster finds the strength deep within to close the painful chapter on ‘For Your Sake’

Breaking away from being held underground for far too long, Annie Öster is ready for the next journey to find her true peace, as she unties herself to flourish like never before on ‘For Your Sake‘.

Annie Öster is a sensationally courageous Stockholm, Sweden indie pop singer-songwriter/pianist, who after ten years of being away from performing live, found the strength to beat the performance anxiety demons, to now fly free unshackled and doing what she loves.

You feel her strength inside the music she beautifully sings, the horrific covid-19 pandemic helped change her thinking as she realized that life is too short, to be locked inside any longer with someone she gave so much for but got very little back from. When you find that elusive key and never let it go, you feel like you are in a new world and you know that this is the right place for you to flourish like a butterfly roaming in delightful innocence.

For Your Sake‘ from the brave Stockholm singer-songwriter/pianist Annie Öster, is the story that sets you away from the pain inside as it builds and builds, breaking you for a while until you decide to be happy again. Being stuck in the quicksand of the past only holds you back, until you take that step to be in your own path again, not tied to anyone else’s selfish trail anymore.

See the video on YouTube, stream this sterling effort from the inspirational Annie on Spotify and see her IG for more stories.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Million Dollar Dreams: Roanin keeps on reaching for his goals on ‘Perfect Picture’

As he eagerly drives towards the positive light away from the doom and gloom, Roanin unlocks the door and shows us into his ‘Perfect Picture‘ of peace and freedom.

Roanin Anwar aka Roanin is a talented Kurdish electronic music producer, DJ, songwriter, and composer, who was born in peaceful Sweden. He fuses that deep vibration about never giving up on what you want to achieve, as he breathes new life into our lives after the depressing last twelve months for the whole planet.

This is the story of having that feeling inside that you just can’t shake, as you see others veer from their dreams, you refuse to do the same and are only interested in driving toward the sun of enlightenment, where finances are incredible so you can live the life you want.

His vocals are honest and with a freshly tuned beat – this is a terrific track to turn on when you wake up each day – as the message is one of positive energy, away from the bad vibes which do more harm than good.

Perfect Picture‘ from Sweden’s electro-producer Roanin, sums up the current mood of the world as we look to keep those goals alive of living a comfortable life, that are fueled by the massacre of a year that has made so many of us jobless. With new opportunities on the way, this is the time to build up, so you can be stronger on your mountain of self-discovery.

Stream this track on YouTube and see his IG for more.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

The Ultimate Temptation: Sweden’s Yellow Majesty brings us a true warning of gluttony with ‘Honey Sweet’

Featuring a music video that will make you smile and also have you nodding your head with its honesty, Yellow Majesty showcases his excellent audio visual talents with ‘Honey Sweet‘.

Yellow Majesty is an audio-visual music project from Amir Haj-Bolouri. who is a Swedish multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, producer, and lyricist, who blends in the comedy with the strikingly real.

”Drawn from influences within the rock genre, our sonic landscape builds on a textured outfit of haunting melodies, obscure and suggestive lyrics, versatile guitar playing, heavy bass, dark synthesizers, and punchy drumming”.- Yellow Majesty

The quick-fire vocals has you fascinated quickly, as you bob your head to the beat that captures your mind into a frenzy, with all the images of unnecessary gluttony going on that seems to consume the mind of so many, as they get tricked into eating rubbish food that makes you even hungrier.

Honey Sweet‘ from Swedish multi-talented Yellow Majesty, grabs your hand and leads you into the world that has been created, with food and temptation everywhere in this world that has so many distracting adverts everywhere. He brings an honest portrayal to remind us all that being smart about what enters your body, only serves to help you long term, before you get swallowed up by the sugar rush that ultimately wins if you let it.

See the new video here on YouTube and check out his IG for more.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Be true to yourself: Sweden’s Pressure lift us up with more realness on ‘What You See (Is What You Get)’

They encourage us to be unique no matter what and Pressure turn up the volume to drown out all of the self-doubt whispers, on their heart-stopping and exciting new single called ‘What You See (Is What You Get)’.

Pressure is an entertaining three-piece alt-rock band from calming Stockholm in stunning Sweden. They firmly fuse together that real rock music with double meanings that sparks your mind and body into action.

With fiery lyrics and gripping vocals mixed with incredible sounds from thriving guitar and bellowing drums, you are happily thrown into the vivid world of some real role models for everyone to listen to.

It feels like they have time traveled into our world for the greater good, with an independent attitude of knowing who they are. This simple but valuable message is vocally entrenched into their loud sound and is an inspiration to those who think that copying others is the way, when actually it really isn’t.

What You See (Is What You Get)’ from exhilarating Stockholm, Sweden band Pressure, is that lift off into a world of fun and honest stories about being your own person. With their alt-rock edge and enthusiastically rousing entry into our lives, you feel like you have just heard a band that will stick in your memory for a while, as they make that rare-to-find memorable music that is timeless.

Hear this top new track on Spotify and get into their world on IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Save our planet with love: Small Changes sings with earthy debut beauty on ‘Seasons’

With their heroic love for our precious environment, Small Changes show us the worlds stunning role to play in our lives on ‘Seasons‘.

Stockholm, Sweden and London, UK indie-folk duo Small Changes, bring that old school love of nature back to our consciousness, thanks to the wonderful vocalist/songwriters Lina Nilsson and Elisabeth O’Connor. They remind us of the earths vital importance and are here to tell their story.

“Seasons is about climate change and why we should embrace the beauty of the seasons changing.”- Small Changes

With stunning vocals that make you remember how pure life can be, these two special ladies send us a peaceful song that needs to be heard far and wide. Changing our attitude is so important and the love simmers in gracefully here with a magnificent song, that fills you up with so much hope.

Seasons‘ from the kind souls that transmit only positive vibes that is so welcome, in an often-dark world named Small Changes, is a stunning reminder that we need to protect the world to make sure that there is a better life for future generations, before its too late.

See the lovely video on YouTube, hear this outstanding debut track on Soundcloud and venture into their world on IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Wanting the whole package: Swedish pop singer Eva No won’t settle for anything less than ‘100%’

Powered by London-based Yellow Rhinestone Records and produced by Peter Hägerås, the enthralling Eva No uplifts our hearts to ‘100%‘, with her stunning new single that will have you turning the volume all the way to full, whether your pesky neighbors like it or not.

Eva Nordell aka Eva No, is a Swedish pop singer-songwriter who loves to make music that helps you get off the couch and dance your socks right off. She dazzles with sultry but classy vocals and lyrics that gets your body moving.

The story of wanting that full commitment and nothing less streams through your happy speakers. She wants that kiss but only if her partner is willing to show her that they are the real deal and not some flash in the pan.

Her sparkling voice shines through on this vibrant pop song that has no hidden agendas, only truth and this song is so catchy, you will have it stuck in your head for days on end. This is the type of track that your whole family can enjoy and is made with love from a talented singer, that puts her heart and soul into each second here.

100%‘ from Swedish sensation Eva No, is a yes in terms of energetic appeal and she transforms a bad mood into a good one on this delightful single.

When you know what you want, a lot of people feel threatened by your confidence, but it definitely makes decision-making a lot easier.

Stream this exciting new single here on Spotify and see her FB for more.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

You desire that excitement again: Swedish act Moodblanc blend needs and realism on ‘Not The One’

Moodblanc return to bless our souls with their sensationally sensual ambiance with a love twist, on their latest single called ‘Not The One‘.

Inspired by 80’s pop, love and passionate 90’s soul, Sweden’s Moodblanc sets the mood that lights up candles instantly albeit with a warning attached, with their genuine style that alters reality in these dark times.

The vocals are so sultry and real, as they speak the truth of modern day times. You want to be with someone exciting but know that they probably aren’t the right person for you long-term. For the short-term however, this is what you want in the moment, so you can satisfy those cravings you have build up from all these times locked inside our homes. You might fall in-love however, so don’t want to waste your time with someone that isn’t worth it, as you have been let down before. This is the ultimate predicament as you gaze through window, wondering what to do.

With pure production of the very highest standard and lyrics that hit home truthfully, this is an alluring experience that leaves you pondering yourself and those relationships you have currently and from before in your life.

Not The One‘ from one of Sweden’s most underrated acts Moodblanc , is a testament to how life has been lately and will be for the foreseeable future. Through music however, we can distract ourselves and work about what we want in life and what type of person we wish to be with. This really is music that takes our minds off normal things and put you in a different world for a few minutes at least.

Hear this excellent track on Spotify and see more on FB.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen