We’re constantly having our eyes on the future of music, look for exciting new talents and those artists and songs that might change your life. NBHAP’s ‘Ahead’ category is the place for first movers, musical explorers and those of you who’d like to discover new sounds before all your cool friends.
NBHAP editor Austin Maloney took a trip to Aarhus to soak up as much of SPOT as possible, including conversations with some of our favourite new artists like Linn Koch-Emmery, Excelsior, Special-K, Josephin Bovién, ZRN and CHINAH. Get to know them a bit better.
Sunny grooves with a deeper meaning. The Cologne-based collective continues to fascinate us with their catchy synthpop vibes. Today we're unleashing a new track from their forthcoming album 'Under Pressure', out next week.
Gender boundaries and stereotypes sadly still play a role even in our modern day society. In his latest release, the single ‘Burning Sky’ the courageous singer Felix Räuber reveals an utterly personal and powerful exploration of identity crisis and gender roles.
So far Sweden has proved a rich ground for all kinds of new music. The great variety of styles creates a certain safe place for experimentation and unique musical progressions. Likewise, the duo Yalmar, present a special fusion of pop and electronica on their latest single ‘Stop Calling Me’.
The eternal battle between hope and fear, crafted via a hazy piece of dream pop. The Swiss trio make make the existential sound quite tempting and we highly recommend you to give them and their upcoming debut album a spin.