In the enchanting realm of Scandinavian soul, where the past intertwines with the present, a new sensation has emerged from the vibrant Öresund region. Söndagsklubben is a Swedish band whose melodic new single transports us to nostalgic 70s soul and 90s pop. It also fuses the unmistakable essence of vintage Scandinavian music.
Hailing from Malmö and Copenhagen, Söndagsklubben breathes life into tired radio airwaves with their latest Swedish-sung single, “Fel Tjej” (Wrong Girl). This exquisite composition not only captures the essence of their soulful influences but also reveals their own unique musical identity. Released to the world like a burst of sunshine on a summer’s day, “Fel Tjej” radiates retro coolness with Swedish pop style. It’s a sound reminiscent of The Gimmicks and, more recently, Dina Ögon.
As soulful melodies cascade, woven together with Swedish lyrics, it’s almost impossible not to succumb to the irresistible charm of Söndagsklubben’s lead vocalist. Her emotive, soul-hop delivery and enchanting timbre are captivating.
The musical arrangement evokes memories of vintage vinyl records and warm summer nights. The smooth groove blends seamlessly with modern production techniques and sweet bass notes. This marriage of eras not only pays homage to their musical influences but also showcases Söndagsklubben’s ingenuity in blending the old with the new.
Söndagsklubben encapsulates the essence of Scandinavian infusing it with a modern sensibility that will captivate both long-time enthusiasts and newcomers alike.
Söndagsklubben recruited this writer into their club!
Fel Tjej is taken from the band’s self-titled debut EP Söndagsklubben, released in March 2023.