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Nightingale – Retribution

When most music lovers who favour the heavier side of things think of Sweden the first genre reference that comes to mind is Swedish Death…

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Vintage Caravan – Voyage

I suppose it’s understandable that The Vintage Caravan‘s Voyage hasn’t garnered as much press as could be expected from a band on Nuclear Blast….

Do - Den

Dö – Den EP

You’d think that with a name like Dö, these guys would be completely unGoogleable, but in fact both the second and third search-engine results…

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Monolord – Empress Rising

There are a number of things pulling me toward Sweden. Better government, a strong hockey program, blondes, Swedish death metal, the whole retro/stoner rock…