Further Apart in Sweden finale of P4 Nästa 2019!
Today the national radion channel P4 announced which eight region winners will move on to the national finale of P4 Nästa and it is now official that Further Apart is one of them. The finale is in Linköping the 24th of August and the listener voting is open now. Text “P4nästa låt2” to 72250, it’s possible to vote ten times per phone. Photo by Björn Lindberg
Further Apart won the region finale of P4 Nästa and will now compete to be one of eight songs in Sweden to move on to the national finale! Some of Blekinge’s best musicians joined Hildur on stage and played the winning song. After the five finalists had all performed, the jury votes and listener votes were counted and Further Apart emerged the winner. The band consisted of Hildur Höglind on lead vocals and acoustic guitar, Daisy Dehlén on bass, Sven-Gunnar Petersson on keys, Kristofer Johansson on drums, Niclas Höglind on electric guitar and backing vocals and Sara Höglind on backing vocals and shaker. The region finale took place at Östersjöfestivalen in Karlshamn. (2019-07-19)
Take Off EP is out!
Take Off is finally out and available to the world. Five songs, with so much time, energy, love and money put into them, are finally here. Joakim Buddee, the co-writer of three songs and producer of four, has put huge amounts of time perfecting and framing the songs and it’s been amazing to work with him. Fierce And fabulous Revolution wrote “an incredible EP that showcases her versatility as an artist while staying loyal to the musical style that we have come to love from this artist in recent times” and Hymn.se says “…I låtarna får vi följa med genom poplandskapets olika delar”. Listen to Take Off on Spotify, Apple Music eller Soundcloud.
New EP Take Off set to drop June 21
It’s true! June 21 is the date when Take Off is finally being released. Containing four new tracks and a previously released bonus track, Take Off dives into the electronic indie-pop neighbourhoods, exploring a new area compared to earlier more folk- and singer/songwriter focused releases. Joakim Buddee, is the producer of the EP and also the co-writer of three of the songs.
‘MY HEART (WON’T SKIP THE BEAT THAT IT SHOULD)’, ONLINE NOW
‘My Heart (Won’t Skip The Beat That It Should)’, an edgy, electronic tune that explores the elusive nature of passion and the second single off of upcoming EP Take Off, is finally online and ready for the world. It’s All Indie writes “Hildur’s colourful and folk inspired writing takes Scandi-pop to a new level, expanding her style on her latest track, Hildur isn’t an artist that sticks to the box she’s been confined to”. Find it on all streaming platforms, such as Spotify, iTunes and Soundcloud. (2019-05-31)
‘Further apart’, out now
‘Further Apart’, out now
‘Further Apart’ from upcoming EP ‘Take Off’ has finally hit the online music stores and streaming services. Written by Hildur Höglind herself, Joakim Buddee and David Alexander (Summer Heart) ‘Further Apart’ tells the story of an ill-fated relationship. It’s an ambient, alt-pop song with a melancholic melody and an underwater sound. Already, it has received glowing reviews from music blogs and magazines around the world, among others UK’s biggest online music magazine The Line Of Best Fit and Sweden’s Popmuzik. ‘Further Apart’ is also one of five Blekinge finalists in the radio competition P4 Nästa.
‘Steal Her Away’, 2018’s winner of P4 Nästa Blekinge, is one of five nominated songs in the international competition Independent Music Awards (IMA) in one of the most competitive categories “Love Songs”. The competition announces the winner June 21st-22nd. Listen to ‘Steal Her Away’ on Spotify, Soundcloud, iTunes and other online music stores. (2019-05-03)
The paper Sydöstran wrote a great article in the Saturday paper the 4th of May regarding ‘Further Apart’, the upcoming EP ‘Take Off’ and the recent diacert (dialogue and concert) in Sparresalen, Karlskrona. (2019-05-03)