News

Aug 25, 2016

It's been three years since the release of Between Places, the debut album by Sweden's Young Dreams (put out by Modular). Now the band has broken the silence and released a brand new single, "Of the City." They also promise that their long-awaited sophomore album will be due out in 2017. Listen to "Of the City" below. More

Mar 01, 2014

Last night was the second night of the by:Larm Festival in Oslo, Norway. We sent writer/photographer Laura Studarus over to cover the action. Check out her shots of Sea ChangeTove LoShine 2009Young Dreams, and Hanne KolstøMore

Under the Radar’s Top 50 Music Videos of 2013

Our Favorite Visuals of the Year

Jan 03, 2014

While the days of watching music videos on television are long gone, over the past several years the visual art form has certainly found second life (like so many other things) as an excellent online commodity. More

Jul 23, 2013

Just in case we forgot about their excellent debut album Between Places, today Norwegian collective Young Dreams announced a remix EP featuring album single, "Footprints." More

Greetings From Young Dreams at Under the Radar’s SXSW 2013 Parties

Checking in From Flamingo Cantina in Austin, Texas

Mar 17, 2013

Young Dreams checked in from day 1 of the Under the Radar SXSW parties in Austin, Texas.  More

Young Dreams – Under the Radar’s SXSW Party Spotlight

laying Under the Radar's First SXSW 2013 Party, Wednesday, March 13 at Flamingo Cantina

Mar 08, 2013

On March 13 Under the Radar will host the first of three free day parties. Leading up to the event we're letting you know about each artist playing. Today we're spotlighting Young Dreams. More

Under the Radar Announces Three SXSW Day Parties Featuring Surfer Blood, DIIV, Small Black, and more

Also Performing: Shout Out Louds, Foxygen, Marnie Stern, Doldrums, Caveman, Young Galaxy, Girls Names, IO Echo, Mister Lies, Young Dreams, and more

Mar 06, 2013

Under the Radar magazine is excited to reveal the full lineups, poster, and set times for its three SXSW 2013 day parties, taking place on Wednesday March 13, Thursday March 14, and Friday March 15. Featured performers include Surfer Blood, DIIV, Small BlackShout Out LoudsFoxygenPoolside, Young Galaxy, Marnie Stern, Doldrums, Caveman, Girls Names, IO Echo, Mister Lies, Young Dreams, and more. More

Premiere: Young Dreams Mixtape

Between Places Out March 5

Mar 01, 2013

Former “Pleased to Meet You” artists Young Dreams will release their debut full-length Between Places on March 5. An upbeat blend of lush pop harmonies, classical refrains, and just a whiff of afro-beat, the album plays like mixtape homage to the power of youth.  More

Feb 26, 2013

Norway pop collective Young Dreams will soon release their debut album Between Places. More

Listen: Young Dreams - “First Days of Something”

Debut Between Places Out In March

Feb 04, 2013

Poised to release their debut album Between Places next March Norwegian ensemble Young Dreams have premiered the follow-up to their standout single "Fog of War" with another blissful piece of pop with the track "First Days of Something." More

Jan 09, 2013

Norway-based pop collective Young Dreams will soon release their full-length debut Between Places this coming March. More

Listen: Young Dreams - “Fog of War” (Lemonade Remix)

Debut LP Between Places Out March 5

Dec 05, 2012

Norway pop ensemble Young Dreams have offered up another remix of their standout single "Fog of War."  More

Nov 29, 2012

On March 5, our symphonic pop crushes (and current “Pleased to Meet You” artists) Young Dreams will release their debut full-length Between PlacesMore

Nov 20, 2012

Tame Impala's latest Lonerism single "Feels Like We Only Go Backwards" has been reinterpreted by labelmates Young Dreams. More

Nov 13, 2012

With their debut album scheduled for release early next year Norwegian orchestral pop collective Young Dreams are milking all they can out their standout single "Fog of War." More

Nov 01, 2012

Young Dreams continue their youthful theme with new video, “Fog of War.”  More

New Under the Radar Rdio Playlist – October 2012

What’s in Heavy Rotation at Under the Radar’s Offices Right Now

Oct 25, 2012

Here's a new playlist we've made over at Rdio featuring some of the tracks that have been in heavy rotation in the Under the Radar offices of late. Some are artists interviewed in our last two issues, others might be interviewed in future issues, and the rest are just songs we're really into.  More

Listen: Young Dreams - “Fog of War”

First Single Off Upcoming Debut

Oct 11, 2012

Currently on the road supporting labelmates Tame Impala, Norwegian pop collective Young Dreams have debuted their first official single "Fog of War," which will appear on the band's upcoming debut in early 2013. More

Sep 28, 2012

We recently fell hard for Young Dreams. Now the band his hitting the road.  More

Check Out Photos of Øya Festival, Day 3

Metronomy, Black Keys, Refused, Young Dreams, and More

Aug 11, 2012

From August 7-11 Oslo, Norway hosted the Øya Festival. Check out our day three shots of Siri NilsenYoung DreamsMetronomyDāM-FunKOdd FutureRefusedChromatics, and The Black Keys. More



Reviews

by:Larm Day Two: Sea Change, Tove Lo, Shine 2009, Young Dreams, and Hanne Kolstø

February 28th, 2014

Mar 06, 2014

You know that feeling when you can’t wait to get out bed and start your day—even if your body would prefer about four more hours of sleep? Yeah, welcome to by:Larm day two. The effort was worth it, especially when what was waiting for me was standout shows from Sea ChangeTove LoShine 2009Young Dreams, and Hanne Kolstø. More

Under the Radar SXSW Party Recap: DIIV, Small Black, Poolside, Shout Out Louds and More

March 15th, 2013

Mar 26, 2013

I didn’t get to see everything I wanted to at Under the Radar’s seventh annual SXSW party. (Like any good hostess, I found myself often forgoing the entertainment to make sure no one went thirsty.) However, I was able to see a large handful of favorites (old and new) including: DIANABig Black DeltaShout Out LoudsYoung DreamsGold & YouthYoung GalaxyPoolsideDIIVDan Croll, NZCA/LINES, IO Echo, and Small Black. More

Between Places

Between Places

(MODULAR)

Mar 06, 2013

As a term of musical reference, symphonic pop feels faintly oxymoronic. Pop in its most instinctive form is not meant for grand statements; it's short, stabbing, and to the point. Overblown orchestration shouldn't really come into it.

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Øya Day Three: Young Dreams, Metronomy, Chromatics, Black Keys and More

August 10th, 2012

Aug 13, 2012

On day three of Øya my logical side took over. Sure, the festival grounds still felt like the Mecca of rock (and pop), but why was I so ready to swap my American passport for a Norwegian one?  More