Norwegian and Swedish acts are taking over London this week! Melodic tunes from Norway are provided by Einar Stray and Moddi, and soulful, powerful beats will be provided by the magnificent Seinabo Sey and Fatima!
Mon 6th October – Einar Stray Orchestra, The Islington, London – Tickets
Norway’s fantastic Einar Stray Orchestra are back in London to take over The Islington this week! With a month old new album entitled Politricks out and about, Einar Stray and his orchestra will provide London with what’s sure to be a striking show! With some magnificent tunes and a nice venue, it’ll be hard to find a better way to spend your Monday night…
Thurs 9th October – Moddi, Old Queen’s Head, London – Tickets
After releasing a new live EP Live at Jakob Church of Culture, Norway’s Moddi is back in the UK and set to provide us with a magical, acoustic night! On Thursday, Moddi takes over the Old Queen’s Head in Islington for an intimate show, where his beautiful voice and perfect melodies will be showcased in a great setting.
Moddi has already checked off a few cities in the UK on this tour such as Manchester, Guildford and Brighton but if you haven’t seen him already and are not in London on the 9th, there’s still a chance to see him in Sheffield on the 10th and Oxford on the 11th October.
London based Swedish artist Fatima released her debut album Yellow Memories back in May, which received praise from none other than fellow Swede Neneh Cherry, among others. This uniquely talented singer/songwriter is unmissable, presenting a striking vivacity and excellent songs in her performances.
Fatima will also be playing in Birmingham, Leeds and Liverpool on this tour, before heading off to Europe – find all of her upcoming tour dates here.
Fri 10th October – Seinabo Sey, O2 Shepherds Bush Empire, London – Tickets
Sweden’s very own rising star Seinabo Sey is back in London with her magnificent voice and powerful songs this week. Seinabo has had a really busy year, topping everything off with a new EP entitled For Madeleine released last week.
She will be joining Ella Eyre and Joel Baker at O2 Shepherds Bush in London this Friday, before visiting Glasgow on the 6th, Bristol on the 13th and Bournemouth on the 15th October. And if you can’t make the show this Friday, don’t be too sad – she’ll be back in London on the 16th to make an exclusive appearance at the Basement – Edition Hotel.
Sat 11th October – Jonas Alaska, Sefton Park Palm House, Liverpool – Tickets
Norwegian troubadour Jonas Alaska is on a mini tour in Europe, making just one call in the UK, in Liverpool. At the sensational Sefton Park Palm House, Alaska will fill the venue with his unique mixture of irresistible folk, heartbreaking melodies and incredible musicianship. It’ll definitely be a special night, so make sure to grab your tickets quick!