Sound of the cat

Sound of the cat

VIDEO: A song about sweet, sweet revenge after being let down. Katthem performs a stripped down verison of their track "Hannibal Lecter" in this, the latest episode of Story of the Song.

Time for a digital party

Time for a digital party

ARTICLE: As digital continues to rule, the variation and real-ness of it is exploding. We're pleased to be part of the most ambitious digital live ever in Sweden: April 10th,  25 artists, 7 stages, 5 cities. 

Let's dive into Vita Bergen

Let's dive into Vita Bergen

VIDEO: Wanna go for a swim? Then join us and Vita Bergen for a intimate Story of the Song session inside Gothenburg´s very own Valhalla swimming center. Clean, empty and beautiful.

LET'S RELEASE RECORDS

LET'S RELEASE RECORDS

ARTICLE: We've started a release department, and it feels good. Along with media and live we see it as three different branches on the same tree when reaching out internationally. So it makes sense too. 

USE ALL THREE ARMS

USE ALL THREE ARMS

ARTICLE: Things don't happen by thinking, planning or throwing ideas out there. They happen by doing. We don’t believe in ideas, we never hoped for any luck and we're not looking for the easy way out.

UPCLOSE: Black River Delta

UPCLOSE: Black River Delta

VIDEO: The blues rock heroes in Black River Delta released a music video for their new single Burning and Burning, so we decided to kick off our brand new format UPCLOSE.

Story of the Song: Saga Back

Story of the Song: Saga Back

VIDEO: You want some fresh music in an amazing environment? Follow Saga Back as she takes her guitar and new single Samuel for a session at Hotel Pigalle in central Gothenburg. 

WINNERS DOUBLE THE FUN

WINNERS DOUBLE THE FUN

ARTICLE: It's cool when talent and ambition pays off. When spotlighting albums done in 2020 at the annual indie award show, Manifestgalan, both Welfare Sounds and Suicide Records got paid.

KATTHEM - PUNK OR PUNKY?

KATTHEM - PUNK OR PUNKY?

ARTICLE: Time to get the terminology straight! Katthem is one of two somewhat Westside-affiliated bands nominated for the "punk" award at this years Manifest Gala, released by Welfare Sounds.

 


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WESTSIDE MUSIC SWEDEN

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