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Nordpolen

4,436 Monthly Listeners

About this Artist

Nordpolen (Swedish for "the North Pole") is the nom du disque of songwriter and musician Pelle Hallström.

His music is a curious blend of sweet, somewhat folky pop with thumping house and club-ready electronica, a more anthemic cousin to the wistful, optimistic electro-pop confections of his labelmates Air France and the Honeydrips. Born in 1987 in the bayside town of Sunnersta, outside of Uppsala, Hallström began making instrumental techno as a teenager, eventually adding lyrics as a self-proclaimed necessary means of expression. His performances in Stockholm (where he was studying in a natural sciences program) caught the attention of the Tough Alliance, who signed him to their Sincerely Yours label and co-produced his debut album, encouraging him to keep his lyrics in Swedish so as to preserve their emotional impact. Following a couple of single releases, Pa Nordpolen (At the North Pole) appeared in October 2008. ~ K. Ross Hoffman, Rovi

Where people listen

  • 1.
    Stockholm, SE
    1,318 Listeners
  • 2.
    Gothenburg, SE
    538 Listeners
  • 3.
    Malmo, SE
    321 Listeners
  • 4.
    Uppsala, SE
    74 Listeners
  • 5.
    Oslo, NO
    73 Listeners
  • 6.
    Lund, SE
    63 Listeners

Albums

Singles