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Jan 20, 2021

It has been a long time since we’ve heard from Swedish producer, composer, and sound designer Catharina Jaunviksna, a.k.a. Badlands. After drawing acclaim for her 2016 solo debut, Locus, Badlands remained mostly quiet for several years. Jaunviksna first started teasing towards a new release in 2020 with a handful of singles and she’s now approaching the release of her long-awaited follow-up, Djinn, due out March 5 on Jauviksna’s self-run label, RITE. More

Premiere: Badlands – “Tutu” MP3 Stream

More Music From the Swedish Musician

Feb 14, 2013

Since last we’ve checked in with former “Pleased to Meet You” artist Badlands, the Swedish duo has become a solo act, with singer/songwriter Catharina Jaunviksna carrying on the torch. More

Sep 23, 2012

Remember back when making a mixtape for your friends meant more than sending over a Spotify playlist? When you’d carefully select songs before burning them onto a CD? (Or recording them to tape?) When every track meant something? We’ve a gotten few of our favorite artists to make a tape for you, including Peaking Lights, Dntel, Teen Daze, Big Black Delta, Acid House Kings, and more. More

Premiere: Badlands Mixtape – “A Trip In Badlands”

A Schizo Addition to Our Ongoing Series

Jun 12, 2012

We’re ardent fans Badlands. Purveyors of dreamy pop/ambient influenced soundscapes that seemingly draw from a million things at once, the Swedish duo were the perfect candidates for the next round in our ongoing mixtape project. More

Apr 13, 2012

Maybe because its cold weather limits its inhabitants’ recreational activity, but Sweden just seems to breed great pop artists. More

Under the Radar Announces Winter 2012 Issue with Dirty Projectors, Grizzly Bear, and Twin Shadow

Issue Also Features: Air, Bear in Heaven, Best Coast, Andrew Bird, Chairlift, Dan Deacon, First Aid Kit, Grimes, Spiritualized, Tegan and Sara, and more

Mar 12, 2012

Under the Radar’s Winter (March/April) Issue will be hitting the stands soon. The issue features an In the Studio 2012 themed cover with the frontmen of three notable acts set to release new albums later this year—Dirty Projectors’ Dave Longstreth, Grizzly Bear’s Ed Droste, and Twin Shadow’s George Lewis Jr. The issue also features interviews with Air, Bear in Heaven, Best Coast, Andrew Bird, Chairlift, Dan Deacon, First Aid Kit, Grimes, of Montreal, Frankie Rose, Spiritualized, Tame Impala, Tegan and Sara, and much more. More