Some music is reminiscent of where it comes from geographically speaking, some is invested with a taste of where it wants to go. Furns somehow manage to blend both these vibes into their chilled and infectious soul-pop creations.
Danish folk/soul singer, Emily Simbi, who has Haitian roots, touches on these feelings with her new delicate ballad - Walk with Me.
Since 2013, the Danish duo (Monika Faludi and Mathias Dahl Andreasen) has pushed the edges of Nordic soul and pop with their dreamy, 80's influenced, ethereal sound. It's not for everyone. However, many loyal fans (Furnies!), including us, have been drawn in by their soulful vocals and laid back productions.
Vinyl loves should get their credit cards ready as Danish duo Furns release their album ‘Only Through Your Eyes' on beautiful vinyl.
Furns consists of Monika Faludi and Mathias Dahl Andreasen, and the recently married couple celebrated their union with the birth of a vinyl album.
A majority of new visitors to our site usually arrive with a pre-conceived idea of what they’ll discover. However, throughout Scandinavia the chords, the melody and the essence of soul has been translated and evolved via a new generation of artists and bands. One such band is Furns. When I first heard the Danish duo I was immediately taken by their unmistakable smooth, soulful vocals with a dreamy and melancholic sound.
With their second album due to be released this week I spoke to Furns, Monika Faludi and Mathias Dahl Andreasen, to discover more about them and their music.
Out today is the unmistakable dreamy sound of Furns with their new single - Your Love.
Furns consists of Monika Faludi and Mathias Dahl Andreasen, and the track is taken from their forthcoming album - Only Through Your Eyes.
For us at scandinaviansoul.com, the term ‘Scandinavian soul music’ can be described as music which is a direct reflection or interpretation of original American soul, and those artists who stray far from it whilst retaining an essence of ’soulfulness’.
It’s the wonderful diversity and uniqueness of sounds we’ve discovered in the Nordic regions that makes listening so exciting, fresh and thoroughly enjoyable.
Our today is the Danish band Furns self-titled debut album which consists of 10 brand new original songs, written, composed and produced by the duo.
Ok, we won’t go as far as calling the Danish duo FURNS a ‘soul band’, (even they class their music as Pop), however we’ve found some of their music very soulful indeed!
Stay with Me is their latest release, and it’s six plus minutes of dreamy sweet vocals, oozing with Soul!