Tagged: Karl X Johan


Hear Karl X Johan’s “A Better Tomorrow,” a Failure and an Inspiration

Following the Swedish don’t-call-them-synth-pop duo Karl X Johan is proving to be strangely reassuring. I interviewed them one full year ago, and they were toting the then-laughably far-off date of April 29, 2014 for the … read more »

POSTED June 12, 2014 12:12PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
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Video: Karl X Johan, “Never Leave Me”

This song is so beautiful, and like all songs by the Stockholm duo Karl X Johan I like to listen to it really, painfully loud, like I’m trying to make my inner ears reach a … read more »

POSTED August 5, 2013 4:43PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Interview: Karl X Johan

Karl X Johan, the Stockholm duo of Johan Tuvesson and Kalle Jönsson, emerged in 2010 with “Flames,” a monumental play on “The Untouchables Theme” by Ennio Morricone that won them the Swedish Grammy for the … read more »

POSTED June 19, 2013 11:43AM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Download Karl X Johan Remixes by Bam Spacey and Mitch Murder

We premiered Karl X Johan’s latest EP earlier this fall, a real beacon of calm electronic pop, and now the boys from Stockholm are back to share some brilliant remixes from fellow Swedes. Download Bam … read more »

POSTED December 14, 2012 11:55AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Stream Karl X Johan’s “Do You Remember” / “Get It All” Single

Last week we heard “Get It All,” the first new music in some time from Stockholm’s fantastic duo Karl X Johan, and now we’ve got the whole single, rounded out by the instrumental intro “Thriller” … read more »

POSTED October 30, 2012 10:37AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Stream: Karl X Johan, “Get It All”

Stockholm’s Karl X Johan—comprised of producer Kalle J and Johan Tuvesson, who also does vocals for also-seriously-underrated duo Nicolas Makelberge—usually release just a song or two per year, but every track is inevitably another bright … read more »

POSTED October 22, 2012 11:27AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Karl X Johan, “Fantasies (CFCF Remix)” MP3

Swedish duo Karl X Johan released “Fantasies” in February, hitting a kind of emotional high with the distressing and kinda-creepy (but we’ve kinda been-there?) chorus: My fantasies are all I’ve got/ my fantasies they make … read more »

POSTED May 16, 2011 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,