Super World Interview Time: Örvar Smárason hits another home run.

Örvar Smárason’s debut solo LP “Light Is Liquid” (Morr Music) is something special indeed, but that is hardly surprising, given he has been a central figure of the Icelandic music scene for more than 20 years. Probably best known as a founding member of the legendary múm, he has been involved in many other bands…

January Wrapped

January 31 (The sky is crumbling…)  by David Lehman The sky is crumbling into millions of paper dots the wind blows in my face so I duck into my favorite barber shop and listen to Vivaldi and look in the mirror reflecting the shopfront windows, Broadway and 104th, and watch the dots blown by the…

Sin Fang talks about Team Dreams

Sin Fang, Sóley and Örvar Smárason (of múm) embarked on a project in 2017 to release a track a month for the year. Now, just released on Morr Music, the 12 tracks have formed the LP “Team Dreams”. It combines the individual strengths of the three acclaimed musicians, blending folk sensibilities with futuristic pop beats….

SWIT’s Top 10 of 2017 chosen by SwitGerry.

Hi! Here’s my top tunes of 2017 that we’ve featured on SWIT. It’s been a real labour of love discovering all this great music and running the blog with Tom is an absolute pleasure. Thanks to all the artists,labels and promoters who’ve contributed to the site with their music,interviews and art work and we wish…

SWIT’S Best Of 2017 Part 3

Part 3 of our 2017 Best Of- More tunes that made us swoon – immaculate Núria Graham – Cloud Fifteen (El Segell del Primavera) Sounding surprisingly Irish Plaisir de France & Barbara Carlotti – Herbes Mauves (Pschent) A definite purple patch Sin Fang, Sóley & Örvar Smárason: Random Haiku Generator (Morr Music) Rise of the…

SWIT’s Week 13082017: Our 13 BEST tunes from around the world.

Procrastination is the thief of time, so without further ado here are the 14 best tunes we done heard this here week, by De Osos; Sunshine Reverberation; Vaya Futuro; Virgil ‘Vincent’ Work (Music From Memory); Jep and Dep; The Clientele; Kimi Kärki (Lord Vicar), Sin Fang, sóley & Örvar Smárason; Izza; Hope; Asfast, Soap&Skin and…

Sin Fang, Sóley & Örvar Smárason serve up another ace.

Sin Fang, Sóley & Örvar Smárason – Tennis I’ve been following these monthly releases from Sin Fang, Sóley & Örvar Smárason and they never fail to produce something amazing. This is the 7th track released at the end of July called Tennis. Excellent. Out now via Morr Music. Weekly Playlist Spotify Playlist

SOS – Sin Örvar Sóley

Sin Fang, Sóley & Örvar Smárason – Random Haiku Generator Sóley, Sin Fang and Örvar Smárason from Múm are collaborating on a new song each month throughout 2017. Random Haiku Generator is the first release from them and what a start. I’m dying to hear the next one already. Check it out guys. Wonderful.

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…

The Week 27112016

Hi, welcome to SWIT’s Week, yes we’ve been to the cosy brown snows of the north, but we’ve also been to France, Catalonia, Minnesota, NYC, Australia, LA, Italy, Argentina and The Netherlands- yes we’re talking Tómas Jónsson, Sin Fang, N.O.Sonic, Luthea Salom, Gregg Garvey, Toby Martin, Yuzima, Super 1 Mundial, Bateleur, Bec Sandridge, Half Japanese,…

Here comes Sin Fang, back again like a boomerang

Here’s the first of three Morr Music posts on SWIT’s Super Saturday. [You forgot “soaraway”. Ed.] Take away the beautiful new single, “Lost Girls”, by Iceland’s Sin Fang from the album ‘spaceland’, plus the classic track “clangour and flutes”. Beautiful. I think hardly a day goes by now on SWIT when we don’t come into contact with…

The Week 24072016

Hi, welcome to THE WEEK from SWIT. This is our second one – we’ve got out new banner in place (finally) – Indie Cat has moved upstairs  to the boardroom.