There's a new episode of Listen to Norway's "99 Minutes" podcast series coming up, this one featuring an exclusive interview with Susanna Wallumrød: http://www.listento.no/mic.nsf/doc/art2012032913514694859693
Blow the Scene has a premiere of a brand new track from Swedish d-beat masters Wolfbrigade: http://blowthescene.com/record-labels/southern-lord-recordings/wolfbrigade-song-premiere-of-feed-the-flames.html
Check a feature interview with the band here
Listen to Norway talks to Susanna Wallumrød about her new album "Wild dog": http://www.listento.no/mic.nsf/doc/art2012032711324674335545
Keep an eye out for Susanna to appear as the next guest performer for their video program "Live at the Office".
Millencolin will be interviewing each of the 12 bands appearing with them at their upcoming 20th anniversary festival in Örebro, Sweden this coming June and up first is Voice of a Generation: http://millencolin20year.se/home/?p=289
Drowned in Sound interviews Norwegian indie/noiserockers The Megaphonic Thrift: http://drownedinsound.com/in_depth/4144642-we-want-to-challenge-ourselves-with-every-record-we-make--dis-meets-the-megaphonic-thrift
Listen to Norway interviews esteemed Norwegian experimental artist/composer Maja S.K. Ratkje, current Composer in Residence at the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival and curator of Bergen International Festival's new concert series "Voices that Matter": http://www.listento.no/mic.nsf/doc/art2012032313174635421377
Swedish music blog PSL has started a new series called "Sinding Sessions" where they take an artist into a studio to record four or five new songs and maybe chat a little in between. First up, Anna Ternheim with the song "Bow your head": http://blogg.svt.se/psl/2012/03/21/extra-extra-tjuvkika-pa-sinding-sessions/
Look for future episodes to feature artists such as Newkid, Adam Kanyama and Niki & The Dove. Read more about the project here (in Swedish).
The Line of Best Fit has published an interview with rising Swedish indie act Simian Ghost: http://www.thelineofbestfit.com/2012/03/simian-ghost-interview/
SWEHC checks in with melodic hardcore act Atlas Losing Grip: http://www.swehc.com/2012/03/16/checking-in-with-atlas-losing-grip/
introduces us to their latest signing, Pretties for You: http://www.westsidefabrication.se/news/a-new-acquaintance-from-us/
Look for the band's new single "When the lights went out" to be released next week.
Gaffa reports that Efterklang will be premiering their new album "Piramida" live at the Sydney Opera House in Australia on May 26: http://gaffa.dk/nyhed/58709 (in Danish)
MTV Iggy talks to The Bombettes and Fallulah ahead of the two acts heading to Austin for SXSW: http://www.mtviggy.com/articles/meet-the-ladies-of-sxsw/
Absolut Noise talks to Riddarna about their new album "Bakom molnen": http://www.absolutnoise.com/2012/03/riddarna-bakom-molnen-album-review-edward-forslund-interview.html
PSL reports that Maria Eriksson of The Concretes/Santa Maria/Heikki is recording a new album in Swedish with Mattias Alkberg and Jakob Hellman's backing band Neverna: http://blogg.svt.se/psl/2012/03/05/det-handlar-om-vad-som-sker-nar-man-spelar-tillsammans-maria-eriksson-spelar-med-nerverna/