Marie This Week in Tumblr: Carl Norén, Badly Drawn Boy, Analog Giant, Skint & AmpKit contests, Groove Armada and Robyn

If you have a cravin’ for some new music, check out the releases below! You can also learn more about the recent AmpKit and Skint contests (which both have very cool prizes) and the music blog, Analog Giant. Scroll down and check it all out!

Monday:

  • EMI Sweden have recently signed new artist, Carl Norén. Hear the acoustic version of his track, “Going Out Tonight”, to give your ears a taste of what his music is like!

Tuesday:

  • Here’s another new release for you! Badly Drawn Boy is streaming his most recent album on SoundCloud. You can hear it all below or head to his SoundCloud page!

Wednesday:

  • Our Blog of the Week was Analog Giant! Read the awesome interview with them here. There’s also a nice little list of songs they recommend to check out as well!
  • In celebration of Skint’s 15th birthday, you can have a chance to win a year’s worth of a Pro account on SoundCloud, as well as a Skint 15 CD signed by Fatboy Slim, X-Press 2, Tim Deluxe, Midfield General and Kidda. All you have to do is name the first 15 tracks in the player located here (more details about the contest are also at that link)!

Thursday:

  • Another contest! AmpKit announced the Ultimate Tone Contest last week. Enter your AmpKit recording for a chance to win a Peavey Classic 30/112 amplifier and other cool things! For more details, go here!

Friday:

  • If you ‘Like’ Groove Armada on Facebook, you’ll get a free download of their track “1980″!
  • Feel like dancing? Listen to the dance edit of Robyn’s track “Indestructible”!


  • There you have it – lots of music and contests last week. Hope you enjoyed it!