Karin Dreijer Andersson

2 02 2010

Karin Dreijer Andersson is the Swedish singer from The Knife, who not too long ago came out with a solo project album under the name Fever Ray. It’s spectacular. Jon is enamored. She actually shows up on some songs by Royksopp (albums: Junior, The Understanding).

She’s also a character, as visible in the clip below of her accepting a music award for best dance act in Sweden. She and her brother of The Knife have a habit of not showing their faces in public, in response to the media hyperfocus on fashion and looks over musical content. They believe the appearance of an artist can change a consumer’s relationship with the music; they’re seeking a connection based on music and art, unmediated by appearance.

By the way, she’s hot.

Also, if you want mp3s of just about anything, e.g. Fever Ray remixes, Jon beseeches thee to undertake an exploration of the technological amenities available via the site of web at http://www.mp3ify.com/

It’s a website that automatically converts youtube videos’ audio to mp3 for download.

And lastly, before posting the links, it’s worth noting there are 8,183,100,231,102 remixes of Fever Ray out there. These are three we like. But there’s plenty more to explore.

Fever Ray – When I Grow Up (Bassnectar Remix)

Fever Ray – Seven (Martyns Seventh Mix)

Fever Ray – Seven (The Twelves Remix)

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2 responses

6 02 2010
Johanna

Haha, how cool is that P3 Guld Award clip? I also like The Twelves remix. (Btw, her last last name is spelled Andersson.)

16 02 2010
muzikigan

dammit Joseph!
and your a lingvuist.

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