UMPG Scandinavia have signed singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Loney Dear (Emil Svanängen). Pitchfork, The Guardian and NME - Swedish Loney Dear has been recognized and embraced by tastemakers and critics since the debut in 2003.
On September 29th he released his eponymous album on Peter Gabriel's label Real World. Some words about the masterpiece below.
'An elegant, understated pop masterpiece.' - The Independent
'... an artist whose music sounds unique yet always approachable.' - The Sunday Times
'Celestial mini-symphonies.. conjure visions of a one-man Scandi version of Animal Collective.' - Uncut
'Loney Dear flows organically and inevitably toward a hesitantly hopeful future' - NPR First Listen
'On Loney Dear, (Emil) Svanängen has finally hit the perfect balance.' - Under The Radar
Listen to 'Loney Dear'