To make the most of the waning days of summer some fresh tunes are sure to maintain focus and amusement on the year's final weeks of sun drenched pursuits. Curiously, these times of financial pessimism and corporate tightness have spurred a nice crop of optimistic and loose fresh bands out of Sweden of all places filling my iTunes.
Miike Snow moves from producing other artist's super tracks to their debut album with their lead track Animal:
O'Spada's single release Time with a full album forthcoming and presumably a bit more funds to step up from their self proclaimed DIY video:
Check out Monocle's Summer Series edition #8 for more this this powerhouse group.
Lastly, a band touring on the sophomore release, The Sounds and their lead single No One Sleeps When I'm Awake: