Norway

Music

girl in red is norwegian bedroom pop’s answer to avril lavigne

In just over a year Marie Ulvin has gone from virtual unknown to the raw and honest voice of Gen Z.
Roisin Lanigan
7.25.19
Film

rory culkin on the black metal biopic dubbed “one of the most controversial films ever made”

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, this isn’t.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.25.19
Music

10 things you need to know about watermelon-haired norwegian kid jimi somewhere

#1. He makes great music.
Frankie Dunn
2.26.19
Music

farao bares her soul to the sound of soviet-era disco

On 'Pure-O,' the Berlin-based electronic artist tackles sexual desire, addiction, and the complexities of human emotion.
Nick Fulton
10.22.18
Music

this popstar can paint tyler, the creator almost as well as she can make music

Lil Halima is the latest Scandipop talent to open up a can of earworms.
Georgie Wright
6.21.18
News

this mysterious norwegian teen show looks like a skam sequel

Blank is made by the same channel.
André-Naquian Wheeler
4.18.18
Music

nils bech makes electronic music that is both beautiful and painful

From being refused a place at his local ballet school as a young boy, to not quite making it as an opera singer, Nils Bech chronicles his life in music.
Hanna Hanra
3.12.18
Music

vibbefanger are the norwegian label creating their own underground scene

Putting out the best local music, building their own studio, and booking Princess Nokia to play their festival -- this lot are the exciting future of independent Scandi music.
Frankie Dunn
3.1.18
Opinion

norway has banned fur farms – is this the end for the fur trade?

Gucci, Armani and The Kooples have all banned fur in recent years, and with Norway -- once the world’s largest producer of fox fur -- committing to phasing out fur farms by 2025, is time up on this cruel industry?
Charlotte Gush
1.17.18
Music

10 things you need to know about sassy 009

Meet the Norwegian threesome sticking live flute over electronic beats and making it slay.
Frankie Dunn
12.13.17
Music

6 next gen norwegian musicians you need to know

Even sicker than your average ice cold Scandi pop.
Frankie Dunn
11.3.17
Culture

your next binge watch: young and promising

The Oslo based dramedy is the perfect for those mourning the end of Skam and GIRLS.
Colin Crummy
8.23.17
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