JJ

The emergence of Swedish duo JJ in March 2009 was both meaningful and mysterious. A debut single, 'jj no.1', enchanted the music press, simultaneously existing across indie-pop and hip-hop spectrums, excitingly new and yet frustratingly vague in its presentation. This was a taste, a scent, something intangible, an impression made without force. The music was here, but little else — its makers remained anonymous. Pitchfork's Best New Music review for the band's debut album, summer 2009's 'jj no.2', spoke first of their enigmatic qualities, rather than precisely what this music was: another sumptuous menagerie of styles, blended by an expert hand, intoxicating and otherworldly. Both Elin Kastlander and Joakim Benon appeared in the Marcus Söderlund-directed video to 'Let Go'. Cover, broken.

WATCH // JJ – ‘V’ Trailer, Album Out 8/19 On Secretly Canadian/Sincerely Yours

JJ – V – Trailer from sincerely yours on Vimeo.

At last we meet again
and I’m like baby, what you doing here?
You stay on my mind.
We been up all winters for someone like you and we know that you been up all winters for someone like us.
We don’t even know your name or where you came from
and someday this war will be over so we and our friends will stay together until the end.
Making our way through this motherfucking life.
Come on, we have to do it.
- JJ

JJ – V, out 8/19 on Secretly Canadian/Sincerely Yours

NEW TRACK // JJ Releases Free Download Of New Track “Fagelsangen”

If you missed it last week JJ provided a midsummer’s treat in the form of a free download of a new track, “Fagelsangen”. We like to think it wouldn’t be Summer without a new JJ track.

Click here to download “Fagelsangen”, the first track off their new album V out later this year on Secretly Canadian.

Summer Jams: jj Releases Free Digital EP, “High Summer”

It’s the second day of summer and jj are setting it off right with a brand new batch of tracks. Titled High Summer, the digital EP is perfect for the season; may it be a day at the lake, a summer drive or a late night hang – preferably one that ends in a pool, play this mix and you’re bound to have a good time.

“All I need is here on my wishlist:
Beer
Cigarettes
You and whiskey”

Download High Summer for FREE via Sincerely Yours.

jj Announce jj n° 4

We are proud to announce jj n° 4, the newest 7″ from Gothenburg duo jj. The 7″ features two new songs, “Beautiful Life” and “Burn,” and will be release May 8. Download “Beautiful Life” on our Soundcloud and stick around for more news soon!

AUDIO

All White Everything by JJ
Ecstasy by jj

TOUR DATES

12/09/14
London, UK - Oslo

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AGENT CONTACT

North America:
The Windish Agency
Tom Windish
tom@windishagency.com

UK, Europe (ex-Scandinavia, Spain and Portugal), Japan
Nick Cave/Adele Slater
William Morris Agency
NCave@wmeentertainment.com
ASlater@wmeentertainment.com

Scandinavia:
Robin at Luger
robin@luger.se