Oh Mio my you make me sigh

Mio is the new solo project/alter ego of Berlin-based Finn Mia Kemppainen (of LCMDF fame). “Find It” is her first official release on Playground Music Finland, out on all platforms on the 6th Nov. The wonderfully animated video clip is out now and brings Mio to glorious, dreamy life. The track itself is a luscious,…

There’s no get-out claws with The New Tigers

The New Tigers – Three Shadows The nights are long and the shadows are longer (are shadows longer in the winter? Look it up). Anyways, they certainly gather earlier in the evening in both the physical and spiritual worlds round about this time of year. “Three Shadows” is the new single from Finnish indie wonders…

Shall we dwell on this song by Astrid Swan?

Astrid Swan- Dreaming Is Dangerous We have written about Astrid Swan’s outstanding album “From the Bed and Beyond” (Soliti Music) on a number of occasions so imagine our delight when we found out there was another track from the session that hadn’t made it onto the final disc. OK, sometimes you hear unreleased tracks and…

Henna Emilia & Houreet have conjured up a treat.

Henna Emilia & Houreet – Ameeba 98 seconds of Super World Indie Tuneage. Henna Emilia & Houreet are from Finland and this is off their latest EP Beibi, Mä Oon Pilalla. Love the rolling chord structure of Ameeba. S Spotify Weekly Playlist

SUPERBEAT are super enough to be on SUPERWORLD

SUPERBEAT – Outshining SUPERBEAT are a five-piece alternative rock band from the strands of Oulu, Finland. ‘Outshining’ is the first single from their upcoming debut album. Joonas from the band says “Outshining is a song about the apocalypse as well as getting frustrated at interior design trends and avocado toasts. Due to juxtaposing such issues…

Check out KO:MI homies.

KO:MI – Fake and Fraud Original and wonderful best describe this track from Sanna Komi aka KO:MI. Precursor to an album pencilled in for September 2017. Out now on Svart records. 10 Swits out of 10 Weekly Playlist

SWIT Premiere – Manalishies – ‘Blood Song’

We’re delighted to premiere the new single “Blood Song” by Manalishies, a new group formed by SWIT favourite Paltsa-Kai Salama (see also Black Lizard), to be released on this Friday (18th of August). This new group was founded by Paltsa-Kai, but is a shared vision with group member Iiro Tulkki and Antti Sauli. The band…

Kimi Kärki, your video makes me parky

Kimi Kärki feat. Patrick Walker – Beyond Distance Autumn has arrived early in Dublin, it’s my favourite time of year, the turning of the leaves, the first hint of cold(er) air on the breeze, the sad and beautiful days as the world dies quietly, almost imperceptibly. The coastline is deserted by the children of the…

You won’t be running away from Roan

Roan – Runaway Runaway is the new single from Helsinki indie young-guns Roan. It’s got everything you need – really sweet guitar, the chorus has more hooks than a fishing tackle shop (?!?!?) and the lead vocal is sublime. Watch out for Roan, we think they’ll be a runaway success (geddit ?!?!!?!?!?) SWIT YouTube Playlist…

Knock back your ciders and check out The New Tigers

This is the new video by Appu Jasu (keyboard maestro) for “Chewing Gum”, the first track off The New Tigers 2016’s Vindication EP (Soliti). It’s a tune of irresistible wist* (is that a word?) and sweetness. This is the pop we love. A new album is on the way, a lead single will be out…

Who doesn’t Love Party?

Ya Tosiba – Love Party Here’s a new tune and video from SWIT favourites Ya Tosiba. This is the title track (and 2nd release) from their new album Love Party. Speaking of parties, my little boy just turned 7 today and he too loves parties. In fact that’s where we’re off too right now,with this…