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(S2.E11.) Special: Music from Sweden

Special: Music from Sweden. Welcome to another episode of Then and Now: World History Since 1500. You can subscribe to the podcast series by clicking on the button in the right hand column. You can also listen to just this episode by clicking on the following web link Download file

This special podcast provides an some insight into another country by listening to some popular music that is commonly played over the radio. Music often reflects the culture of another country. This episode focuses on Sweden. Just as in the U.S., there is great diversity of its musical traditions, some of which date back more than 1,000 years. The student responsible for this podcast selected pop music from Sweden.

The three music groups featured are:
1. Firefox AK, "City to city"
2. Kahsay, "Shake your head"
3. AssertiveSound, "Starpilot"

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