Rev. Sekou is an activist, writer, professor, poet, ordained minister, filmmaker, and above all, an artist with a vision. Rev. Sekou and Dimpker Brothers teamed up with the On The Road crew during his SXSW run to get back to nature and the basics of love gone mad, with their searing performance of “Loving You [...]
Adée has a new video out for he song ”Wasted on you”. You can find it on her Youtube channel here. The song was written by Jon Moodie and produced by JKey in New York. Go give it a few spins!
We thought we’d bring you back to the Dimpker Brothers official Showcase at SWSW in Austin. It was held at the legendary Driskill Hotel, that is one of the oldest still in operation in the US today. There, in the grand Victorian room, The Dimpker Brothers delivered an incredible musical experience moving the entire well [...]
The Dimpker Brothers didn’t choose music, music chose them. Since childhood days it is all they’ve known, but the only way to share their passion was to see them playing one of their acclaimed live shows. Until today. Their debut single, ‘Days Of Wonder’, is as much a force of nature as the brothers themselves. [...]
Trofast nya singel Utan Dig är en låt med en allvarlig undermening. Den handlar om att människor överallt blir stämplade med olika diagnoser och får mediciner då det uppfattas som att det är något ”fel” på dem. Men det här kan även hända för dem som brinner passionerat för något som t.ex. dans, musik etc. [...]
”I’m so excited, both because I love this song that’s written by Jon Moodie and produced by JKey in New York. But also because we’ve worked so hard to make this song what it is and we’ve had so many setbacks that we’ve pushed through! A big thank you to all you guys who [...]
Elin Namnieks is finally releasing some new music, also with a new sound. The name of her next single it ”Got No Time” and will be out January 26th!
Together with our colleagues BD pop and Dalapop we are doing three magical music nights at Southside Pub in Stockholm. It will be music from our regions with different themes each night. The first show will be 31th of January. The theme is metal and Rave the Reqviem are playing together with Brothers of metal official and [...]
In 2016 we were in Austin, Texas with Adée and now the Dimpker Brother are going to South by South West, the largest music business festival/ conference in the world were music business people meet in Austin during a week in March. Congratulation guys! This is written about the brothers at SXSW site: ”This folk rocking [...]
Elin Namnieks recently signed a contract with Musichelp and will release her new single early next year. Musichelp is an old acquaintance to Talentcoach since Adée is signed to them and we have been working together a few years now.
”Idéer för livet” celebrated 30 years a few week back and many shared their stories and memories. Two of them were Margot Wallström the Swedish Foreign Minister and Princess Sofia of Sweden. An amazing night with music from Mollie Minott at Cirkus in Stockholm.
The duo Maneo Moody finally releades their single ”Nu Eller Sen” . The song is about a breakup and you can read the whole press release here (in Swedish). The song was released on december 2:nd and you find it on all digital platforms! Here is a link to their music video as well.
Last week, the INES project begun where the showcase festival Live At Heart is included. A project where eight showcase festivals in Europe work together to develop new artists and to exchange information and lecturers with each other. The Dimpker Brothers has been choosen to represent the Kalmar Region and they now have the opportunity [...]
In the beginning of November Adée did a small tour on the West Coast. First she played at Frilagret in Gothenburg and then she went straight to Norway to play at ULYDIG where she supported Maxida Märak. Here is a picture from one of the shows. Photo taken by: Lovisa Magnusson
Congratulations Trofast who just got signed to Playground Music! Playground Music Scandinavia is today the largest Nordic indie labels with offices in Malmö, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Oslo, Helsinki, Tampere and Tallin. Congratulations Trofast!
The Rookie festival, which is arranged annually by the Music & Event Management Students, took place last weekend in October. Ardiana had the opportunity to play there and it was much appreciated! Follow Ardiana at her Facebook page to take part of her Sunday live shows!
Mondo 2017, (https://mondo.nyc), October 4-8, is a three-day global business summit of music and tech industry insiders and innovators and four nights of live music showcases of more than 150 of the world’s best emerging artists at iconic NYC clubs. We offer Talent Coach affiliates 20% of the registration for MONDO NYC. Here’s how it [...]
Swedish Radio’s annual artist contest ”P4 Nästa” is once again taking place this Summer in the 25 different regions. Kalmar has turned it into one of the biggest Summer events in the city, teaming up with Destination Kalmar and the local restaurants owners to offer performances by wellknown Swedish artists twice a week. All this [...]
Both Isle of You and The Dimpker Brothers are going to the summer festival Putte i Parken in Leksand 13th – 16th go July! The festival travels around Sweden to 5 different cities, and they also have free entrance! So don’t hesitate going there. Besides Isle of You and The Dimpker Brothers you can for [...]
Regional music incubators BD Pop, Dalapop and Talent Coach, based in Norrbotten county, Dalarna county and Kalmar county respectively, will join forces at The Great Escape to explore the opportunities to promote music from their respective regions at the international showcase festival. Their ambition is a long-term, expanding collaboration including the incubators and Swedish music companies such as Svensk Live among [...]
Ida Gratte have recently released a new song called ”Tralala” and it´s supposed to give you that summer feelings you love. So add it to your summer playlists and sing along! Here is a link to the song. Today Ida also released the music video to ”Tralala” and you can watch the video here below.
Mollie Lindén is from now on Mollie Minott and she has just released MAMA that is available on Spotify! The song har already got nearly 15 ooo plays and still counting. MAMA is a perfect song for Mollie and she has finally found her right sound. At mothers day, 28th of May, Mollie performed the [...]
MY have been working hard the past year and now they have just released their single W.I.L.D. What a banger! ”The song is about being tired of being stuck on the outside and not coming in, creating their own world outside the norms and taking the matter in their own hands. It can be about all [...]
Our favorite rapping soul sister Adée is staying busy. Just back from the Westway Lab Festival in Portugal, she is heading to Netherlands this weekend to play at New Skool Rules in Rotterdam. You can find out more about it here: http://www.newskoolrules.com/bird-friday/
Dimpker Brothers spent a month in March-April recording in the USA. Working with Producer/Artist Joshua James, they were recording their debut effort in Utah! Much of the production costs were covered by crowdsourcing and we congratulate the Dimpker Brothers to have such loyal fans. We can’t wait to hear the new songs!
Female power duo Isle of You spent some time at Canadian Music Week in Toronto in mid-April. They did three concerts, met a ton of people in the music business and also made a few friends. All in all, it was a great time! Photo by Linn Stigsson Stern
Go to Spotify and subscribe to our Spotify playlist. It´s called Talentcoach and there you can find most of the acts songs in one place. It has over seven hours of music and a great mix for anyone who likes good music. You can also Press this link to get to the playlist. [...]
After the breakup of We Met Tomorrow, Richard Smitt took a long break from music. Now he’s back again, on his own. His first release, an EP called… ”EP” is out now. Richard will also be performing at the Swedish showcase festival ”Where’s the music”, Februrary 2-4. For more info check out his Facebook [...]
Industrial metal rockers Rave the Reqviem just got back from touring Eastern Europe with shows in Moscow, Kiev, St. Petersburg! The band has a brand new album out, and it’s getting a lot of praise from rock magazines all over the world. Read more on their Facebook, RtR is taking off! Here’s the latest music [...]
It is finally here, the debut album for Talentcoach’s lady of soul & rap; Adée! It’s called ”Addicted” and has already gotten some raving reviews. You can listen to it on Spotify or buy it at any digital outlet: Listen to ”Addicted” on Spotify Only a few days after releasing the album, Adée flew to [...]
The guys in MY (former Indevotion) are having some great success in the UK. All of September they toured as the opening act for British favorite McFly. McFly has sold more than 10 million albums worldwide since the start in 2003. They have played to sold out venues, with 12 gigs in London, Birmingham, Glasgow [...]
Mollie recently joined the prominent group of Swedish artists, authors, sport stars and others, being ambassadors for Star for life. Star for Life is an educational program aimed at strengthening young people’s self-esteem to enable them to realize their dreams. They have developed a unique methodology to accomplish this, and we can in external evaluations show [...]
Wow what a summer it has been and still is. Right now the sky is clear blue and the sun is shining and we never want this to end. And our talents also had a packed summer with songwriting, performances and traveling. One of the events that took place just a few weeks ago was [...]
First we want to congratulate Elin Namnieks to the release of her debut EP All I Wanted To Say! And last week we did an promotional gig together with Elin Namnieks and Kalmar Läns Trafik to promote Elin´s EP All I Wanted To Say. We came up with the idea of doing an acoustic gig [...]
Wow what a year it has been for Adée so far. First the nomination at Scandinavian Soul Awards for her single ”World On Fire”, then all her performances at the festival SXSW (South by South West) and now she is selected as one of twelve finalists of Midem Artist Accelerator. It has been over 500 [...]
NEW EP Out June 1st Elin Namnieks just released her first EP, ”All I wanted to say” on June 1st. The songs were recorded earlier this year in Los Angeles, CA. Check it out now!
After a year of songwriting in London, new music is emerging from MY, former Indevotion. Pretty Little Liar and Invincible are out now!
It has been a while since we updated here but it has taken a couple of weeks to digest everything that happened during SXSW. The week over in the States was truly wonderful, packed with tons of work but also a lot of fun. Adée and her band was amazing and did better and better [...]
South by South West is just around the corner and we couldn’t be more excited. We have booked appointments, RSVP several networking events and of course planned many gigs for Adée. She is an artist and producer that stands with her feet steady on the ground, mixing soul with hip-hop in a modern and creative [...]
Photo credit: Candice Olin In the latest edition of Kalmar Magasinet you can find one page about Talent Coach. The theme of this versions Magazine is living in Kalmar and Bosse, our project leader, describes why the project was created and shortly how it all works out. The Talents you can read a few sentences [...]
It’s have been pretty quiet around the band Indevotion for some time. But last week could Talentcoach proudly announce the new and improved Indevotion, that with the amazing help and support from Catapult management are taking things to a new level, under the name MY. Talentcoach are very grateful that we got the chance to [...]
Many people think Monday is the worst day of the week, but for Adée we believe that this Monday could be among the better ones. First she discovers that HYMN Magazine is listing her as an artist you don´t want to miss during 2016. And just a few moments later she also finds out that [...]
Earlier this week we had a kick-off with all the talents, old and new ones, to plan for the future. We can promise you that it will be an eventful year. For example will Elin Namnieks go back to Los Angeles to record a few more songs, Adée is preparing her self for SXSW in [...]
We want to wish all of our talents and co-workers a happy new year! And hope that 2016 will be even better.
Since 2008 have Musikhjälpen collected money for different projects. Every week before christmas three hosts moves into a glass jar to raise money for Radiohjälpen. Meanwhile, they transmit radio and television 24 hours a day throughout the period, while the listeners and viewers can request songs by donating money to the projekt. This year they collect [...]
The Dimpker Brothers also had a very successful interview with The Porch Sessions during Live at Heart in Örebro earlier this year. You can watch the video here, and don’t hesitate to share it if you like it as much as we do!
Today we have the honor to present two brand new singles from our talents. One of them from the soul/hiphop artist Adée and the other from the pop/singer songwriter Elin Namnieks. Elin Namnieks releases her first single and it´s called CHANGED. The song itself is about to emerge from an association that made you into [...]
Earlier this year, during Live at Heart, Adée had an successful interview with The Porch Sessions. You can watch the video here, and don’t forget to share it if you like it!
We had such a great weekend at Rookiefestivalen in Hultsfred. First a seminar with Mark Bounds who has great experience in the music industry. He has worked as an A & R for Sony (UK, Europe, Japan), BMG (Australia) The Voice (UK) and Jeepster Recordings. Today he works as a consultant for BIMM in Brighton, but he [...]
We can happily announce that Adeé are one of the first announced artists to SXSW music festival in Austin, Texas 15th-20th of mars 2016. It will be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for networking and learning at the SXSW Music Conference during the day before showcases each night. ”The Swedish presence at SXSW Music 2015 was the [...]
TalentCoach artist Mollie Lindén is touring with some of Sweden’s most popular artists all over the country this Summer. The tour ”Diggilo” just started last week. Just in time for the tour, Mollie is releasing the new song ”Miracle” on Pama Records. The song is written by Mollie, Thomas ”TK” Karlsson and Martin Eriksson. [...]
They have only been there for a week, but already Indevotion is getting some great attention in the USA. The shows in Austin, TX at SXSW were very successful. The band was featured and interviewed on local TV news, highlighting all the Swedish acts at the festival. They also caught the attention of one of [...]
Indevotion stays busy! They are right now recording songs for an upcoming release this year, they are going to SXSW in Austin, TX in March and recently they signed with the leading Swedish booking company United Stage. On top of that they are also coming out with a new website in February. Keep going [...]
With over 25 concerts all over Sweden, Diggiloo is the biggest tour this Summer. One of the artists will be Talent Coach artist Mollie Lindén, whose name is on everybody’s lips after her success run in Swedish Idol. She will be joined by veterans Martin Stenmarck, Andreas Johnsson, Helena Paprizou, Charlotte Perelli and others. She’s [...]
While in Los Angeles for Culture Collide in October, We Met Tomorrow shot a new video for the song Down, Down, Down. You can check it out here or on the band’s website, www.wemettomorrow.com
Instead of arranging a big yearly showcase in Hultsfred, Sweden, Talent Coach now goes into partnership with the Rookie festival (Rookiefestivalen) in Hultsfred every October! The Rookie festival is since 2001 arranged by students studying Music & Event Management at Linneaus Univiersity in Hultsfred/Kalmar. The concept is to showcase unestablished artists and give them an [...]
Artist and producer Adée, whose real name is Ida Olsson had during the summer success with their song ”Woman” that was the official song of the Nordic Forum project ”New Action on Women’s Rights.” Adee has also toured extensively in Sweden last year was at the Live at Heart in Örebro, where she also played [...]
Mollie Lindén from Oskarshamn, Sweden is now one of top 20 in Swedish Idol 2014. There will be some exiting weeks to come for all of us hoping for Mollie in this years edition of Swedish Idol 2014, hoping for her to stay in the contest. Everybody in the contest have a chance to get [...]
We are glad to pronounce that We Met Tomorrow is booked for Culture Collide festival in L.A. The 5th annual Culture Collide Festival returns to Los Angeles on October 16-18, bringing three days of incredible music, art, food, and more to Echo Park. As one of the most buzzed about festivals of the fall season, Culture Collide [...]
Adée’s single ‘Woman’ is out! ‘Woman’ is a tribute to the woman, written straight from the heart and addresses the difficult subject of domestic violence and violence against women. At the same time, ‘Woman’ gives an incredibly positive vibe reminiscent of an old-school Motown sound mixed with Adées well written rap. Hip hop seeps through the [...]
This week, Bosse and Malin from Talent Coach is visiting the UK, and the festival The Great Escape! The Great Escape (TGE) is a music festival that showcases emerging artists from all over the world. Over 400 up and coming bands play in 35 Brighton venues, accessible on one wristband. It’s the first place to [...]
Was this the largest audience you ever played to? No, we played at Latitud 57 in Oskarshamn a couple of years ago and it was a bit more people. These shows were not suited for a big audience since they took place in clubs or pretty small venues. Did you like Texas? Yeah it had [...]
Don’t mess with Texas! Read Malin’s story on Talentcoach’s first time at SXSW 2014… CMJ and SXSW… compare and contrast… SXSW was more exciting than CMJ. Since day one, when I started my Music and Event Management studies, everybody in the business have talked about SXSW, as something very unique, almost magical that you [...]
We are back from SXSW, held in Austin, Texas. To say it was a blast would be an understatement. We saw many shows and were proud to represent Sweden in one of the biggest music festivals in the world. We Met Tomorrow certainly turned a few heads as they were picked by trusted music bloggers [...]
Here is an article from ”Metro” about the Swedish initiative at SXSW 2014 in Austin, TX. Click the image to read it full size.
Talent Coach act Trofast has signed a deal with G6 Records and will be releasing a new single called ”Game” ft. Zina through G6 and Warner Music. Trofast is one of Sweden’s top up and coming artists and has previously released two singles through SOFO Records in Sweden, Norway and Spain. One of them together [...]
The number of Swedish acts booked for American music festival South by Southwest (SXSW) is growing. There are now 13 Swedish acts in the festival’s lineup; INVSN, Kristal and Johnny Boy, Like Swimming, Marigold, Mire Kay, NONONO, Simian Ghost, Solander, The Mary Onettes, The Royal Concept, Truck Fighters, We Met Tomorrow, Tove Lo. South [...]
We Met tomorrow got some great news recently! They have been invited to play at South By Southwest (SXSW) in March 2014. It’s part of an exciting new deal with UTA, United Talent Agency, one of the biggest talent agencies in the world that are showing great interest in the band. SXSW is a set [...]
Malin from Talent Coach recently sat down with reporter Trey Beasley to talk about her experiences from CMJ Music Marathon in New York city in October. They talked about making it in the USA, CMJ and the impact Talent Coach can have. New York – how was it? NYC and CMJ Music Marathon were [...]
Welcome to Talentcoach 2013 – November 16th We are proud to present our second seminar and showcase! Our guests in the seminar this year are Mark Bounds and Suzi Ireland from British Academy of Contemporary Music, Peter Åstedt from MusicHelp, Daniel Johansson from Linnaeus University and Maxe Axelsson from Pama Records. The panel talks will [...]
Coming Talent Coach act ”Sleeping Haze” is releasing an EP later this year. You can get a sneak preview of two of the tracks if you visit their Soundcloud.
Indevotion are ready for their debut in New York for a week in partnership with Talent Coach and their management Catapult Music Group in Stockholm. Bosse Nikolausson and Malin Moessner are on location in New York for CMJ Music Marathon, October 15-19. The band will be playing three sets during the marathon, for more information [...]
Siren Sea is going on tour in the U.S., in October. They have five shows scheduled in the South. As a special guest, they also bring Adee from Talent Coach. We wish them good luck with the concerts! Below you will find the schedule. TOUR SCHEDULE October 2 – Dallas, TX | Club Dada October [...]
Talent Coach has received additional money from the Growth Board (Tillväxtverket) and Regional Council’s (Regionförbundets) program ”Promoting Women’s Entrepreneurship” (Främja kvinnors företagande). This money will go to extra efforts for our female participants in Talent Coach. One aim of Talent Coach is to work for a more equal music scene. We are happy for this [...]
Indevotion will debut in the U.S. at the CMJ Music Marathon, to be held October 15-19 in New York, New York! They are the second Talent Coach band to take the step across the Atlantic. CMJ Holdings, Corp. is the music events company that hosts this annual event. For over thirty years this Music Marathon [...]
The title track One Step Closer is released on Thursday, June 20th. The EP will be available on June 28th! The EP’s 6 songs were written by Adee and Joakim Buddee, and produced by Joakim Buddee.A few of the songs were written together with AP beats from the Swedish producing group ”Sum Comfort Food.” Adee [...]
Indevotion’s brand new ep ”Heart” is going to be released this Wednesday and you will find it right here – www.indevotionmusic.com. They are stoked to finally give you some new music and are sure that you will enjoy. Joining the Spring Break Tour ’13 Indevotion is one of the three groups playing in the Spring [...]
Talent Coach has arrived for their second Hollywood Music Expo! Project Manager Bosse Nikolausson and We Met Tomorrow just landed in Los Angeles. The guys in We Met Tomorrow will be showcasing at the Expo before music business people from all over the world. A very exciting opportunity. This time, American Daryn Hinton will join [...]
The Aces, Siren Sea & Pankbanken added to the project We are happy to announce that Talent Coach is now working with three new acts; The Aces, Siren Sea and Pankbanken. They are all very different musically, but the one thing they have in common is their display of great musical qualities. From blues to [...]
Debut album available on Saturday The new Talent Coach act, The Aces, will release their debut album ”The Crawl” on Saturday, April 27th! The album was recorded live in Pama Studios in Tursås. It’s swinging Old Chicago blues recorded in one of Scandinavia’s leading studios. The album is a mix of original songs and favorite [...]
WMT sponsored by nuclear plant Setting up a tour to the US is not just all fun, it involves a lot of expenses too. Talent coach act We Met Tomorrow found a great way to help with that. The owner of the nuclear plant outside their hometown Oskarshamn, OKG-EON has agreed to sponsor the band. [...]
Touring with Turnpike Troubadours We Met Tomorrow will have their first Scandinavian tour opening for the band Oklahoma Turnpike Troubadours. The tour will begin with the first show at Katalin in Uppsala on April 4th and continues with shows all over Sweden as well as two in Norway. The tour ends on April 27th or [...]
Busy days in London… We are in London now, looking for new partners to work with in order to spread our concept and promote our artists. This is quite exciting for Talent Coach with these new adventures and meetings. We go to any lengths, all in order to achieve success for our talented bands. We [...]
Mashima releases new single ”Hunger” This is good news for fans of heavy music. Talent Coach’s heaviest act, Mashima is today releasing a new track called ”Hunger”. And we promise you this is as heavy as they come. Check it out for your self on their website, www.mashima.se.
Full speed ahead! Indevotion will be playing ”Manifesto On Tour” – Showcase (finals) at Nalen on Thurs 7th of February. The winner will be then be the opening act on the Manifest Gala 2013, the day after. The band has worked hard recently and have many new songs and a video that will be released [...]
”Håll om mig nu (så står jag kvar) ” getting lots of attention Trofast, one of the artists in the Talent coach project, released his new single on January 30th. On iTunes it outsold even Darin’s new single, charting in 7th place. Awesome job Trofast! You can buy the song here on iTunes or [...]
Talent Coach attending MIDEM in Cannes, 26-29 january For decades, MIDEM in Cannes, France has been the place where serious music professionals go every year. It’s a place to develop our business and to promote our artists. Of course it’s also one of the best opportunities to network with other music professionals from all kinds [...]
Adée receives STIM scholarship 2012 Adee, one of Talent Coach’s artists was awarded a STIM scholarship this year. She will attend the awards ceremony in Stockholm on December 12th, 2012. Ida says: ”This will be incredibly important economically but above all the honor and the feeling to receive such a large national scholarship outweighs the [...]
We Met Tomorrow to perform at Hollywood Music Expo 2013! Here is one of the first success stories from Talent Coach… We Met Tomorrow are going to Los Angeles next Spring to play at Hollywood Music Expo, and do several other showcases in the Los Angeles area. Possibly they will also do a show in [...]
4 new bands under the Talent Coach umbrella We have just updated our website with four new exciting acts; YellowEnd, Adée, Mashima and Trofast. They represent everything from core, to hip-hop inspired R & B, to arena rock and techno pop. Although they are new artists, they show an impressive artistry and musicianship. Check them [...]
Bringing you new original music We met tomorrow, one of the talented bands working with us, are spending this week recording with world famous American producer Krish Sharma in Pama Studio 3 in Kristianopel. It’s an exciting new venture for the band members and creativity is in the air!
Welcome to Talentcoach 2012 – September 15th Welcome to a great event for the music industry! In the seminars, American producer/engineer Krish Sharma (Rolling Stones, Ziggy Marley), music promoter Tom Callahan (Shania Twain, Rod Stewart) and Maxe Axelsson from Swedish Pama Records share their view of what is required of today’s artists, how to develop [...]
Meet us at MUSEXPO As a part of our international pitch campaign we hit Los Angeles, and A&R’s world wide industry event, MuseExpo on april 29th. We would love to have a sit down or a chat to find mutual interests or just talk about music. We are also looking to find international partners that [...]
Our new website Welcome to our new website where we will introduce new artists and fresh sounds coming out of Sweden. From the days of Abba to Swedish Hose Mafia, Robyn and Max Martin, Sweden stands for great quality when it comes to pop music and know it’s time for new talents and bands to [...]
”Talent Coach is a project where Swedish music professionals come together to bring out the hottest new music from Sweden.” We searched through applications and traveled to cities and villages to find the best and freshest sounds coming out of rehearsal rooms everywhere. Our goal is to give extra ordinary talents, industry support and training [...]