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Posted at 2:18 PM ET, 01/21/2011

Lists: 21 Swedish artists making wonderful 21st century pop music

By Chris Richards

robynRobyn leads the pack in current Swedish music. (Olle Kirchmeier/FTWP)

In Sunday's Washington Post Travel section, I wrote about Sweden's burgeoning 21st century pop scene and a guide to the Stockholm bars and nightclubs where it's all taking place.

Here on Click Track, we rounded up 21 acts I discovered (or learned more about) on my trip. Among them, the Tough Alliance, Radio Dept., Robyn, Air France, Oni Ayhun and plenty more. Give them a listen after the jump.

Air France, "GBG Belongs to Us"


Oni Ayhun, "OAR003-B"


Bandjo, "Space Weather (excerpt)"

BANDJO - Space Weather (Excerpt) from Force Majeure Records on Vimeo.


ceo, "Come With Me"


The Embassy, "You Tend to Forget"

The Embassy - You Tend To Forget from Look on Vimeo.


Fever Ray, "When I Grow Up"


jj, "Things Will Never Be the Same Again"


Korallreven, "The Truest Faith"


The Legends, "Seconds Away"


Jens Lekman, "Black Cab"

Lykke Li, "Little Bit"


Little Dragon, "Feather"


Museum of Bellas Artes, "Watch the Glow"

Museum of Bellas Artes - Watch the Glow from Force Majeure Records on Vimeo.


Peter, Bjorn and John, "Nothing to Worry About"


Britta Persson, "Meet a Bear"


The Radio Dept., "Heaven's On Fire"


Robyn, "Dancing on My Own"


Sail A Whale, "The Truest Whale" (Remix of the Korallreven song "Truest Faith")

The Truest Whale - Sail A Whale (In Re Korallreven) from Sebastian Rozenberg on Vimeo.


Studio, "Yearbook 2"

Studio - Yearbook 2 from Information on Vimeo.


The Tallest Man on Earth, "King of Spain"


The Tough Alliance, "First Class Riot"

By Chris Richards  | January 21, 2011; 2:18 PM ET
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Comments

Nice round-up. I'm really looking forward to Little Dragon at Black Cat this Saturday!

Posted by: mdarpino | January 21, 2011 3:49 PM | Report abuse

"Heaven's on Fire" was my favorite song from last year.

Posted by: timstonge8 | January 21, 2011 7:19 PM | Report abuse

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