Taking their name from the Swedish word for ‘the night’, Stockholm’s NATTEN make music that’s as dark as their name suggests, and possibly even their general demeanour if this recent promo video. Having released a handful of tracks, EPs and remixes, Omen is their latest offering.

Omen is a four track EP of murky, downtempo disco overlaid with jazz notes and 80s noir. The result is a tense, atmospheric, ominous affair which works far better than it might seem to on paper. the Omen EP is definitely one for listening on headphones in the wee hours, where you’re not sure if the squeaks and clatters are coming from the track, or if it’s coming from some unknown source in the darkness…



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