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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

We are getting deep into the Halloween season, and yet the Halloween music-video season has not yet really begun. Typically, the two weeks before Halloween…
Tom Breihan | October 13, 2017 - 12:32 pm

TV Party

TV Party: First Aid Kit Talk Friends

Swedish sibling two-piece First Aid Kit are known for their beautiful interpretation of rootsy American folk, so it only makes sense that they would choose…
Kelly Conaboy | July 17, 2014 - 10:48 am

Interview

First Aid Kit On Conor Oberst, Feminism, And Touring With Family

Earlier this summer, Swedish folk duo First Aid Kit wooed thousands of Lollapalooza attendees with their rootsy finger-picked ballads and lush harmonies inspired by the…
Liz Pelly | September 24, 2012 - 11:42 am

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First Aid Kit – “Fireworks” Video

Swedish folkateers First Aid Kit are coming back later this month with their new album Ruins, and after sharing a crazily-charming video for early single…
Tom Breihan | January 5, 2018 - 10:17 am

Hear First Aid Kit Cover Lorde’s “Perfect Places” & “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” For BBC Radio 2

Early next year, the Swedish neo-folk duo First Aid Kit will return with the new album Ruins, and we've posted their songs "It's A Shame,"
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2017 - 11:08 am

First Aid Kit – “Fireworks”

Swedish folk-pop sister act First Aid Kit have a new album, Ruins, coming out early next year. We've heard "It's A Shame," "Postcard," and the…
Peter Helman | November 30, 2017 - 11:09 pm

First Aid Kit – “Postcard”

The lush, folky Swedish duo First Aid Kit released their new single "It's A Shame" last month, and now they've announced that they've got a…
Tom Breihan | October 27, 2017 - 10:48 am

First Aid Kit – “It’s A Shame” Video

Swedish folk-pop sisters First Aid Kit returned last month with a new single called "It's A Shame." The song is great, and today it gets…
Chris DeVille | October 10, 2017 - 9:28 am

First Aid Kit – “It’s A Shame”

Despite their Swedish heritage, sisters Klara and Johanna Söderberg have a real knack for rootsy Americana. They proved that on their 2014 album Stay Gold,…
Peter Helman | September 28, 2017 - 12:06 pm

First Aid Kit – “You Are The Problem Here”

First Aid Kit have shared a new single called "You Are The Problem Here" in honor of International Women's Day. The song is louder and…
Chris DeVille | March 8, 2017 - 11:12 am

Van William – “Revolution” (Feat. First Aid Kit)

Former Port O'Brien frontman and current WATERS frontman Van Pierszalowski is stepping out on his own with a new project called Van William. Well, not…
Peter Helman | September 7, 2016 - 11:04 am

Artist Portraits From Lollapalooza 2015

The Midwest was hit with severe thunderstorms this past weekend, which forced Lollapalooza organizers to evacuate 100,000 or so festival-goers on Sunday. Despite the dangerous…
Stereogum | August 3, 2015 - 11:58 am

Watch First Aid Kit’s Spine-Tingling Cover Of Simon & Garfunkel’s “America” On Letterman

I'm at least in the running for the world's biggest Simon & Garfunkel fan, and I also harbor some pretty intense adoration for the Swedish…
Caitlin White | May 8, 2015 - 11:03 am

Watch First Aid Kit Play Graham Norton

Swedish folk rock duo First Aid Kit have proven that their music is fit for both talk shows and backwoods alike, so it's no surprise…
Aaron Lindenberg | February 2, 2015 - 4:26 pm

Watch First Aid Kit Cover R.E.M.’s “Walk Unafraid” With Peter Buck

On the soundtrack of the new movie Wild the rootsy Swedish sister act First Aid Kit cover "Walk Unafraid," a song from R.E.M.'s 1998 album…
Tom Breihan | January 15, 2015 - 3:47 pm

First Aid Kit – “Walk Unafraid” Video

Last month we heard First Aid Kit's cover of R.E.M.'s "Walk Unafraid" from the new Reese Witherspoon movie Wild. (Incidentally, we also heard the Swedish…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 19, 2014 - 2:56 pm

Watch First Aid Kit Play “My Silver Lining” On Ellen

In June, Swedish sisters First Aid Kit once again asserted their country's musical dominance by releasing Stay Gold, a pitch-perfect album-length interpretation of rootsy Americana.
Peter Helman | December 8, 2014 - 12:03 pm
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