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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

If you are one of the many, many people in this country waiting out the polar vortex and/or hibernating, you are probably over this week.
Stereogum | February 1, 2019 - 2:26 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Well, well, well... another week is over and the world is still spinning. The 'Gum Squad will be up in Hudson this weekend at Basilica…
Stereogum | September 15, 2017 - 4:54 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Did you hear the news? Gordi and Queens Of The Stone Age made an album together! What a wonderful, totally unexpected surprise. Speaking of surprises:…
Stereogum | August 18, 2017 - 4:16 pm

More Makthaverskan stories

Westkust – “Cotton Skies”

Back in 2015, we met Westkust, a Swedish indie-pop band that shares two members in common with the great Makthaverskan. That year, Westkust released their…
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2019 - 11:02 am

Makthaverskan – “Onkel”

The great Swedish rock band Makthaverskan blur the line between indie-pop and post-punk in fired-up, theatrical fashion, crafting grandly dramatic pop songs that surge ahead…
Chris DeVille | January 25, 2019 - 9:48 am

Makthaverskan – “Demands”

We haven't heard much from the great Swedish indie-poppers Makthaverskan since they released their third album Ill back in 2017. But last week, Weskust, another…
Peter Helman | January 16, 2019 - 10:25 am

Westkust – “Swebeach”

It's been almost four year since we've heard from Westkust, the hugely impressive Swedish indie-pop band. In 2015, Westkust, who share two members with the…
Tom Breihan | January 9, 2019 - 9:47 am

Stream Makthaverskan Ill

The great Gothenburg-based dream-poppers Makthaverskan are on the verge of putting out their third album, Ill (as in ill), and they've just shared the entire…
James Rettig | October 13, 2017 - 11:56 am

Makthaverskan – “Comfort”

Hey everybody, it's another advance single from the new Makthaverskan album! As if "In My Dreams" and "Eden" didn't already have us geeked for the…
Chris DeVille | October 4, 2017 - 12:21 pm

Makthaverskan – “Eden”

Last month, Makthaverskan announced their eagerly anticipated new album, III (or "ill," if you will), alongside a new song called "In My Dreams" that exemplified
James Rettig | September 13, 2017 - 9:17 am

Stream Guggi Data Pop/Rock

Earlier this week, the great Swedish indie-poppers Makthaverskan announced their new album III and shared a really good new song called "In My Dreams." And…
Tom Breihan | August 17, 2017 - 11:58 am

Makthaverskan – “In My Dreams”

Three years ago, Swedish indie-pop soarers Makthaverskan made an impact stateside when Run For Cover reissued their 2013 sophomore album, appropriately titled II, and today…
James Rettig | August 15, 2017 - 10:00 am

Guggi Data – “All There Is” & “Au Pair”

Gustav Data Andersson, former guitarist for Swedish indie-pop energy-bombs Makthaverskan, has started making music on his own under the name Guggi Data. We posted his…
Tom Breihan | July 21, 2017 - 10:38 am

Guggi Data – “Baby”

Gustav Data Andersson plays guitar for Makthaverskan, the giddy Swedish indie-pop band. And now he's striking out on his own under the name Guggi Data.
Tom Breihan | June 13, 2017 - 11:09 am

Westkust – “Dishwasher”

Swedish indie rockers Westkust's latest song, "Dishwasher," rushes by on lightning-bolt quickness and a jagged dream-pop charge. If the band reminds you of fellow Swedes…
Caitlin White | May 20, 2015 - 4:47 pm