SWIT Premiere: Falling Out Of Love by Red Sleeping Beauty

SWIT favs Red Sleeping Beauty must be happy indeed this morning, Sweden* vanquished mighty South Korea (imaginatively nicknamed “The Reds”) in the World Cup yesterday. More importantly, they have a wonderful new record on the way. I am so happy to premiere “Falling Out Of Love” from the EP, called “Always On Your Side”. It’s…

Red Sleeping Beauty have invited us to the Matinée

Well the excitement is reaching fever pitch (?!!) here in SWIT towers. Gerry is out on the balcony playing keepy-uppy (without a ball!, don’t ask), we’ve installed a bar and I’ve styled my beard à la Brazilian legend Socrates. Our good friends Red Sleeping Beauty contacted us about their unofficial Swedish (150/1) anthem “Dressed In Yellow…

February Fried

Spring Snow [excerpt] by William Matthews And here comes snow, a language in which no word is ever repeated, love is impossible, and remorse. . . . Yet childhood doesn’t end, but accumulates, each memory knit to the next, and the fields become one field. If to die is to lose all detail, then death…

The Week 26032017: The 14 best tracks from the last 7 days.

What a week – premieres, brilliant new art, super interviews, great Live, a Norwegian journey and these 14 sparkling tunes from As Longitude, Suumoo, Stone Dead, Altocamet, The Crispies, Floating Di Morel, Music For Eleven Instruments, Miramode Orchestra, Le SuperHomard, Akira Kosemura, sparkle & fade, mr. peter hayden, R. Missing and Jumo. Friends, Romans, countrymen,…

SWIT’s Best of 2016: Top 10 (YANG).

I’ve gotten to know a huge amount of great new music over the past 12 months and it’s been difficult to choose 10 songs that stood out above the others. These tunes defined the year for me, it’s been a complete joy to get to know these artists and we’re really looking forward to hearing…

Hey Presto! It’s Red Sleeping Beauty

“We Are Magic” is the wonderful new single by Sweden’s Red Sleeping Beauty. This is their first release since lead singer Kristina Borg defeated cancer, which is just brilliant news. The band took a 20 year hiatus, before releasing a new LP earlier this year. We’ve included “You Are The Kind” from RSB Version 1…