Tag Archives: Eldstad


There was lots going on in April’s Spotify playlist– US hardcore, Canadian punk, Swedish screaming, and British bleeps and bloops. Every note floats my boat and it was all arranged to ebb and flow like a proper mixtape but does the wide variety seem a little schizophrenic? Does it limit the playlist’s appeal? Is all this only for me? Not […]

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Listen to ELDSTAD

Swedish hardcore and punk rock bands occasionally create big enough waves to make a splash outside Scandinavia but Eldstad feel like they might have fallen through the cracks. That would be a damn shame though as the Gothenburg quartet write earnest, yearning, heartfelt post-hardcore that deserves to be heard. From the blustery promise of their early EPs to the killer […]

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