Congratulations, Bob Dylan!
Last week I went to a local museum to see a travelling exhibition with some of our famous designers’ clothes made for Swedish artists and singers. Katarina de Bourg made the clothes for our young Japan export – Yohio. His androgynous style is not as popular here as in Japan, where he is a big […]Read Post ›
A strong lady with a marvellous voice, and on top of everything she is extremely funny as well! A favourite. Adele was the big winner at the 2016 Brit Awards – winning four prizes including the coveted British Album of the Year. Källa: Brit Awards 2016: Adele takes home four gongs – BBC
Today he would have been 60 years old – my greatest Swedish teenage idol, Ted Gärdestad. 15 years old he wrote his first great hit and then he became a huge teenage idol in Sweden. Producers for his first album – Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson from ABBA. He decided to end his […]Read Post ›
Marie Ledin, managing director of the Polar Music Prize, says: ”Max Martin and Cecilia Bartoli have both contributed an incredible amount to music in their respective fields. They embody what the Prize represents; excellence in the world of music.” Sometimes…(despite everything…) I am very proud of my country, Sweden, and when it comes to music […]Read Post ›
Sylvain Landry – Music.
Ailsa’s travel theme this week is about noise. The strange and interesting thing is that we all are different here – some say noise and some say sound and some cannot stand it and some love it… My concert pictures are from the hard rock band Kamelot – my favourites in the category.
Sometimes I’m offered an award. I’m not playing along very often, but I’m always grateful that somebody thinks I’m worthy of it! And then, sometimes I feel I just Have to play along. (My heart is of course swelling…) Given the time too, and with no difficult answers to be given… Here we go! A […]Read Post ›
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Music is an important part of our lives – and Music is also Ese’s challenge this week. Young people today have music plugged in their ears all day it seems…which would be a bit too much for me… I love silence. I do love silence, but I also love almost all kinds of music, from […]Read Post ›