Some Swedish news for you, courtesy of the very fabulous Friendly Noise label:
Friendly Noise celebrates its fourth birthday with a big happening
(aka FYN 35) in Gothenburg, in co-operation with Koloni. On Saturday 4
November, 20:00, at Underjorden in Gothenburg. Address: Brahegatan 11,
station: SKF, age: 20, entrance: SEK 60
This will happen
Testbild! vs Viktor Sjöberg
Most Valuable Players
DJ: Stepbrother Ernest
Record releases: Friendly Noise releases two 3" records, available
this night only. Differnet, "mpkg Vol 2 - Chocolate Edition" (FYN 36)
and Viktor Sjöberg, "... Imagines A House" (FYN 37).
Film: A selection of silent film and art films by Cecil M Hepworth,
Bill Viola, Tony Conrad, Emile Cohl, Joseph Beuys, Gary Hill, Slavko
Vorkapich, Mary Ellen Bute and others.
Record sale: all the latest Friendly Noise releases will be available.
More info and listening here:
www.friendlynoise.se (Friendly Noise)
www.structuressonores.com/work (Viktor Sjöberg)
www.myspace.com/mvpmvp (Most Valuable Players)
There is some (previously released) Friendly Noise music used in the
new Swedish youth film "Du och jag", four songs by Differnet and Erik
de Vahl, directed by Martin Jern and Emil Larsson. At cinemas in
Sweden right now, premiered 6 October.
Differnet contributes a new, shorter version of the song
"Conflictionary (Barricade Builders Of The World Unite And Take
Cover)" to the compilation "Svensk Indie, 1988-2006, en
kärlekshistoria", released by NONS, 9 October.
Testbild! now can be found on Myspace, visit them at