31.01.2023 Artist Focus: Karin Dreijer

Chris Carney & Michael Stevenson
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Some artists leave a legacy that stretches far beyond a great single or a number 1 album.

Artist Focus is a new series hosted by the extended Melodic Distraction family that deep dives into the life and times of the musicians that have defined the sound of modern music. From the stone cold classics to the unearthed gems and forgotten B-sides, our community tribute an hour of music by a single artist that has had a notable impact on their life.

Losing My Edge host - Chris Carney & Michael Stevenson of Statement Haircut team up for an Artist Focus on Swedish musician Karin Dreijer. From seminal electronic duo The Knife with brother Olaf to their celebrated solo project Fever Ray - ahead of their hotly anticipated third album Radical Romantics - Chris and Michael explore the best & some of the most challenging work of this enigmatic industry figure.


The Knife – Heartbeats
The Knife – Pass This On
The Knife – Silent Shout
The Knife – We Share Our Mother’s Health
Fever Ray – If I Had a Heart
Fever Ray – Seven
The Knife – Full of Fire
The Knife – Got 2 Let U – Shaken Up Version
Fever Ray – To The Moon and Back
Fever Ray – Carbon Dioxide