Stockholm based singer / songwriter Ester Ideskog, otherwise known as VANBOT, has undoubtedly produced the most striking album of her career following the comparatively conventional offerings of ‘Vanbot’ and ‘Perfect Storm’.
‘Siberia’ is the result of a 17 day journey on the Trans-Siberian railway, recorded by Ideskog with collaborators Johannes Berglund and Petter Winnberg while cooped up in a small carriage compartment. Continue Reading ›
Overall, 2016 was not a vintage year, but there were plenty of quality songs on offer throughout the year and a number were significantly outstanding.
Rounding down to a final 30 songs is always difficult but after much deliberation and with a restriction of one song per artist moniker, here are The Electricity Club’s 30 Songs of 2016 in alphabetical order… Continue Reading ›
I AM SNOW ANGEL has unveiled a striking video to ‘Losing Face’, the closing song on her recently released ‘Desert’ EP. The project of songwriter and producer Julie Kathryn, the haunting tension of ‘Losing Face’ accentuates a variety of electronic and organic colours.
The monochromatic video itself sees Julie Kathryn give a pole dance interpretation of ‘Losing Face’ with choreography and coaching by Chloette Gotye. Continue Reading ›
The idea of FEMALE FREQUENCY is to empower women to write, mix, produce their own music, to market it, to perform it, to be thoroughly responsible for every aspect of the musical journey and to do it all in a girl only environment is what the collective is advocating.
The Electricity Club chatted to FEMALE FREQUENCY about the project and how it aims to influence women to take the reins of all aspect of music making. Continue Reading ›
The 1980 Winter Olympics took place in beautifully picturesque setting of Lake Placid. It is fitting that an ice maiden Julie Kathryn, who was born and bred in the very place, would call herself I AM SNOW ANGEL.
Her first long player 'Crocodile' was fantasy inspired, centring around the "predator and prey". 'Desert' is her newest EP, where Kathryn is "continuing to explore the subtle complexities of desire, passion and longing". Continue Reading ›