• 2014-11-09 04.58.59 pm

    A Satanic 7-Step Plan

    “Å fy faen her var det dritt”, was my first thought November 1st as I looked out the airplane window to get the first glimpse of Norway after having stayed on the west coast (California) for just shy of 2 weeks. The colors were not …there. It was rainy, the fog was heavy and thick, […] …

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    STEAL YR FACE: Jon Eivind Eriksen of HARABALL

    Haraball released their second LP (Half Tux) on Fysisk Format this year to critical acclaim and have become a much needed breath of fresh air in the Norwegian music scene. Bad Sounds sat down with singer and lyricist Jon Eivind Eriksen for a chat about Haraball, punk rock, The Fall, Norwegian music, and life on […] …

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    2014’s Winter Approaching Playlist

    Music to cast a glimmer of light in our darkening minds. Some old and new choices from Ann’s favorite soulful folk, blues, ambient, avant- artists. To hear the latest tunes Bad Sounds writers, don`t forget to follow us on Spotify!   And if your winter blues needs more nourishing, feel free to take a dive […] …

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    THE BITTER MANS GUIDE TO WHY WE LOVE METALHEADS

    Long reviled by the common man as being conjurers of evil spirits, collectors of venomous snakes, grave digging miscreants of the lowest order, metal heads are in fact nice people. In the musical landscape, some of the best we know. Its no surprise that metal and beer go hand in hand. Like a marriage made […] …

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    The unappreciated life of an opening band

    So you’re band is playing for free infront of 10 people. AGAIN. Everyone arrives at 10.55 (as you’re packing up) to catch the headliner; no one even looks at your merch. How can an opening band catch a break? First off, the Oslo audience is notoriously terrible at showing up to watch opening bands. It’s […] …

  • 2014-10-08 05.42.01 pm

    JPN NOIZE MASTERS AT BLÅ THIS FRIDAY!!

    This Friday, music mongrels need to head over to Blå. We asked the promoter Toft to give us a quick festival preview of this psychedelic event! ——-ooo———ooo——ooo————– BS: So who all is playing? It’s a fairly cost efficient festival with only three musicians, but when teaming up in different constellations the bottom line comes to […] …

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A Satanic 7-Step Plan

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2014’s Winter Approaching Playlist

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