Hemifrån is an independent A&R, promotion and marketing company, based in the heart of Sweden, specializing in, what they call, “gut music” – The kind of music that you can feel in your gut, no matter what. Hemifran is promoting a lot of singer-songwriter, westcoast-pop, country, AOR and more. Here are featured some of their latest news – it is not all west coast, but dig into it!
The Vegetarians – Bill Haley
The Vegetarians new album, “Bill Haley”, is a mixture of prog, alternative and classic rock, and consists of 14 original songs, mostly written by Hans Annellsson and John Tabacco. There are plenty of musicians on the album, most notably Morgan Ågren (Devin Townsend, Mats & Morgan, Zappa’s Universe) on drums, Mats Öberg (Mats & Morgan, Zappa’s Universe) on keyboards and harmonica and Dan Bornemark on keyboards. More information at Hemifran.
Mark Rogers – Rhythm Of The Roads
Here comes Mark Rogers’ 2nd LP, “Rhythm Of The Roads”. A folk rock infused commentary on a life lived. A reconciliation. Trials and Errors. Love lost and regained and learning to live with the two. Mark Rogers hasn’t taken the easy road. His songs wouldn’t be this good if he had. More information at Hemifran.
Marco R. Wagner – Back To The Plow
Marco R Wagner’s “Back To The Plow” is an album made with the love of someone who minds to detail his condition as a rooted artist, where he tracked all instruments and vocals in his home studio during the pandemic. Edited and mastered by Grammy Award winner Michael Saint-Leon in Switchyard Studios, Nashville and released by Several Records. More information at Hemifran.
George Ensle – Be A Better Me
“Be A Better Me” is a warm and heartfelt album of 11 songs presenting the very best of Texan George Ensle’s songwriting, singing and playing. Ensle delivers his story songs with intricate fingerpicking style on six string, resonator or 12 string guitars, and recently added piano to the mix. More information at Hemifran.
Fascination Curve – Corona Time In Amerika
Fascination Curve’s “Corona Time In Amerika” is a brave and emotional statement concerning racism, political extremism and societal confusion as seen through the lens of the Corona pandemic. Featuring a group of world class musicians and friends, the record is muscular yet lyrical, a delicately layered yet powerful soundscape. More information at Hemifran.
Borta På Vinden – S.T.
OK, ABBA last released something new in 1982 and will release the new album on November 5th. Gone In The Wind does not want to be worse. They last released something new in 1981 and are releasing their new EP on October 15th. Away On The Wind thus won by 1 year and 3 weeks respectively. More information at Hemifran.