Author: Tero Heikkinen

All things movies, music (especially Mew), Nordic oddities. Helsinki, Finland
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Soundtrack for the documentary series Scandinavian Star has been released on various platforms today. You can find it at least on Jonas Bjerre‘s new YouTube channel and on Spotify. He wrote approximately 60 pieces of music and 38 of them were released. The whole soundtrack is nearly two hours in length which is somewhat unusual,…

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From the official press release: MEW – Jonas Bjerre, Johan Wohlert and Silas Graae are delighted to announce the special edition reissue of their iconic album And The Glass Handed Kites, as part of Record Store Day 2020 on Saturday, April 18th 2020. Released via Music On Vinyl (and A:larm in Denmark), the special edition…

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The 50-minute semi-live album Mew with Copenhagen Philharmonic will be released next week (December 14th), but you can have a little read about it now on our reviews-page. Here’s the direct link to the review. Composed by Mew and Karsten Fundal Conducted by Hans Ek Produced by Karl Bjerre Skibsted If possible, before reading the album review,…

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Last week the Frengers 15th Anniversary Tour kicked off in Mexico. Apart from the exclusive “teaser” full-length show at Stengade back in May, the following ten shows in Denmark, Norway, Finland and Estonia were all Summer festivals with shorter setlists. Frengers album was played from start to finish in all of them, of course, but…

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Joensuu, Finland (July 14, 2017) The second oldest (since 1971) rock festival in Finland finally saw Mew performing on one of their stages, and the massive tent was packed right from the start. Funnily enough, it was fairly easy to get to the front if you just walked there ten minutes before showtime. This has…

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“Many of the highlights here reflect positivity through pumped up choruses and buoyant swirls of synths and voices. In lieu of robust guitar lines, songs are padded out with sparkling keys set to slow attack and release, and vocal harmonies of satisfying concordance”. As you pretty damn well know, Visuals was released globally today, and…

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With the previous album Mew managed to tour Australia for the first time and it looks like they will up their game even more when Visuals tour kicks off. We have no record of Mew ever playing in Thailand before and Bangkok seems to be an obvious choice as many Nordic people visit the city…

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MewX is giving you a chance to meet the band in person during the upcoming European tour! If you are a ticket holder to at least one of the following shows, continue reading: 17 May: Paradiso, Amsterdam, Netherlands 19 May: Point Ephémère, Paris, France 20 May: Trix, Antwerp, Belgium 21 May: Trinity Centre, Bristol, UK 22…