Playing tracks by
Yngve Stoor, Siw Malmkvist, Lill-Babs, Claes-Göran Hederström, Janne Önnerud and more.
From Sweden, the land of smoked fish, thinly-sliced cheese and moody existential drama comes this collection of incredibly strange love songs. Thrill to the bossa-nova-styled breakup ballad "Det finns ingenting att hämta (There's Nothing Left to Save)" and swoon to "April, April," an ode to springtime in which Siw Malmkvist sings of being "infected with the love germ." Later on, explore the finer points of lust with Johnny and Lillemor, have a drink or two with Towa Carson and Lasse Lönndal, and enjoy a melancholy train ride home with Åke Sandin.
*English titles are literal translations and aren't necessarily the original titles of songs.