Wildbirds and Peacedrums – This shouldn’t be Swedish

This Swedish duo does what Swedes do: great music. Unless most Swedish duos, though, they don’t dabble with Electronic Pop but rather work with very earthy percussion instruments and the width of Mariam Wallentin’s voice. Their album „Rhythm“ (2014) draws heavily from Afro-American Blues which results in some fascinating songs because this is – after all – the white middleclass getting inspired (but nevermind my snark, the album is quite a treasure).


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.