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New signing – Ida Wenøe

We’re delighted to announce the signing of amazing Danish artist Ida Wenøe for her brand new album The Things We Don’t Know Yet which we’ll release in tandem with our good friends at Songcrafter Music on vinyl, CD & download on 12th April.

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Having seen Ida play two superb live shows in Denmark last May, we’re really thrilled that she’s now joined the Integrity family.

The first single from the new record will be Another Kind of Love (out 1st March) & Ida will play her third UK tour during April.

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“Ida Wenøe is equal parts mysterious, brooding & beguiling”R2 Magazine

“Her voice – weary but cute, with the power to cut through – is perfect”The Guardian

“Wenøe’s signature style pairs ethereal vocals with delicately finger-picked guitar” – Line of Best Fit

“In keeping with her Nordic DNA there’s a glacial air to both the music and the imagery”Folk Radio

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Simon Lynge – Deep Snow – Vinyl

As a limited pressing to coincide with Simon Lynge‘s February 2019 Denmark tour, his latest album Deep Snow is available on vinyl for the first time at his live shows.

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With the same tracklisting as the CD & download version, the album has a full colour sleeve with lyrics on the inner sleeve and is pressed on 140gr black vinyl.

And we’ve persuaded him to set aside a box for us at Integrity Towers for sale to his UK fans only via our mailorder store on a strictly first come/first served basis.

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Records can be ordered now with expected delivery by the end of February 2019.

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MALMØ – Frostbite: The Inevitable End, Part I

Frostbite, the brand new single by Danish artist MALMØ, is out now. The track and accompanying video comprise Part I of a 4-track EP, The Inevitable End, a prediction in 4 parts – each one representing a different way of the world collapsing if we don´t change our behaviour.

Working closely with Kasper Vindeløv (graphic designer) and Noemi Müller (videographer) on each of the 4 Parts, MALMØ are keen to add to the wider discussion of the potentially irreparable damage mankind seems intent on inflicting upon our own planet.

Of Part I – Frostbite, vocalist/songwriter Maria says:

“Imagine that the seasons stop changing. Winter arrives but never leaves. Ice and snow cover the entire globe – a man-made ice age that we have created but don’t know how to rewind. We have hidden ourselves so deeply within that we don´t know how to find our way out. The ‘hounds of winter’ are out. There is no going back. It won´t be long now … The Inevitable End.”

The Inevitable End EP will follow 2018’s critically acclaimed debut album We Come From The Stars and its 3 UK singles, with spot plays on BBC 6 Music, BBC Radio Ulster, Amazing Radio, Shoreditch Radio and numerous regional stations, and Spotify playlisting from the likes of Crack In The Road, Alex Rainbird, Double J, Listen To Discover, TUNE, Big Tune IMR & Spotify editorial support across the Nordics and as far away as Taiwan.

“Bringing fragility and rawness into beautiful harmony” – Lo-Fi

“Maria’s vocals are pure, celestial, with a hint of innocent bliss” – Cougar Microbes

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LWM Music Blog Awards 2018

We were delighted to receive 4 nominations in the year-end LWM Music Blog Awards 2018 and thrilled to land 2 of them last night!

Our Greenlandic singer/songwriter Simon Lynge was up for Album of the Year for DEEP SNOW, losing out to a double-header of The Nectars’ SCI-FI TELEVISION and Henge’s ATTENTION! EARTH.

Simon was successful in landing the Best International Male Artist award, though!

In the Best International Female Artist category, MALMØ was short-listed alongside the likes of Charlotte Gainsbourg, Dylyn & Lucy Mason. The award was won by the excellent Grace Inspace.

A fab year-end fillip to our small team here at Integrity Towers was to be awarded the Label of the Year 2018, an award won last year by the mighty Cooking Vinyl!

Check out the full list of winners (and a ton of superbly written reviews) here:

LWM Awards 2018 – Winners

You can listen to tracks by all the winners at:  LWM Awards – Spotify Playlist

And stay informed with some excellent new music discovery and writing here:

LWM website

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Simon Lynge – New Album Out Now

We’re super-thrilled to have released Simon Lynge‘s fourth album Deep Snow on 23rd November 2018, in conjunction with our friends at Songcrafter Music (Nordics) & Atlantic Music (Greenland).

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Produced by long-term friend & musical collaborator Richard Lobb, the album features recent singles Age of Distraction and Paper Thin.

You can now order the 10-track CD album in full colour gatefold digi-pak sleeve from our Mail Order page for delivery across the world (excluding Nordics & Greenland).

Grab the download album from iTunes here: Deep Snow on iTunes

Stream the full album (and save it to your library/playlists) on Spotify here: Deep Snow on Spotify

Early reviews have been ace so far, with Dancing About Architecture saying:

“Occasionally an album comes along that, as soon as the first note plays, you instantly know you’re going to like it.”

Read the full review here.

Listen With Monger wrote:

“Simon Lynge is a uniquely brilliant talent in terms of his song-writing ability which is worth celebrating alone but his delivery and the way this album has been so beautifully (and painstakingly) assembled is deserving of a standing ovation.”

Read the full review here.

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