Still very much on my Scandinavian kick, it is bearing fruits that will ensure the phase will not end for a long time.
One of the aspects I love is the endless source of luscious music.
With a heavy folk element, melancholy seeps from every note – perfect for endless winter gloom and hours of editing.
My current adoration is First Aid Kit, a Swedish folk duo comprising sisters Johanna and Klara Söderberg, who despite being just 21 and 18, have that effortlessness that denotes a life-time in music.
Below is one of the more sublime (for they all are exceptionally sublime) tracks, ‘Ghost Town,’ from the album The Big Black & The Blue (2010):