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HOMETOWN: Stockholm, Sweden
WHY SHE MATTERS: The platinum-haired pop star reinvented herself, after breaking through in the late-'90s as a teenager with the bubble gum hit "Show Me Love." Now she's making some of the edgiest, most exciting dance pop around, and her …
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"I've always felt like an outsider," the "Dancing On My Own" singer tells Frontiers magazine. "I think the gay community just gets me, and I'm very lucky to have that audience—it's a very…Continue
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If you are a fan of Robyn you can sign up to OCA's waiting list and they will notifty you when tickets are released to see Robyn perform at the New Now Next Awards on 7th april at the The Avalon Theater in Los Angeles.…Continue
After a banner year that included the release of her ambitious Body Talk trilogy, Robyn is back with a new song — a collaboration with fellow Swedish pop-meisters Teddybears, titled "Cardiac Arrest."
The track, which was …Continue
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This is the second time that pop singer Robyn has joined forces with electronica band Teddybears for a rip-roaring time in stereo, and I’m honestly not too sure why it doesn’t happen more often. More of this, please! She’s replaced Mapei, the original recording artist who was featured on the Teddybears album Devil’s Music. I’m assuming for a more mainstream appeal.…Continue
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ROBYN TO HEADLINE LIVE MUSICAL PERFORMANCES ON LOGO’S FOURTH ANNUAL “NEWNOWNEXT AWARDS” 2011
Oh Land and Wynter Gordon Round Out Live Musical Acts
“NewNowNext Awards” 2011 Winners Revealed on Telecast
Premiering Monday, April 11th at 10/9C on Logo
NEW YORK, NY March 7,…Continue
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One of our favorite musicians has just booked her next big gig: EW has learned exclusively that pop sensation Robyn will be the headline performer at Logo’s NewNowNext Awards on April 11.
The Swedish phenom, who recently released her critically acclaimed album Body Talk, will join Oh Land and Wynter Gordon as the musical guests for the awards show that honors the…
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Her genre is dance pop, a la Madonna or Katy Perry (with whom Robyn will share some tour dates later in 2011); but her persona exuded warmth and a sweet-natured generosity of spirit that showered down on the crowd like good-karma fairy dust. Audience members danced and pogo'ed, pointing their fingers in the air. One guy came up and asked, "Are you writing a story? Just…Continue
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How much does your show change based on the size of the place you're playing?
Even though we play bigger venues now and then, it's still not very often that we do it, so the show is mostly adapted for a club-size venue. We're starting to develop what the stage looks like a little bit more. It's going to keep developing throughout the whole year -- we have…
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"I wanted to look into a new way of recording and releasing music that would allow me to tour and record at the same time," she said during a recent phone interview. "Later on it became a concept of how the albums were. It was just another kind of flow."
And the flow is excellent. On the third "Body Talk," Robyn pushes the time limit to an hour, but there isn't a moment of…
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Robyn proved (once again) exactly why she’s truly one of the best live pop acts in the game right now. Solid vocals, gobs of stage presence, and a raw performance energy evocative of Like A Virgin-era Madonna.
There’s a reason I’ve made the effort to catch her at every opportunity possible: Robyn puts out incredible pop, but provides an even more incredible…
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The aesthetic is antiseptic because Robyn's best songs are like musical heart surgery -- medicine to soothe wounded lovers. The audience screamed along loudest to her most aching anthems "Dancing on My Own," "Indestructible," "Hang With Me," and "With Every Heartbeat," a quartet of clubby disco tunes built on glimmering synths that describe the wrenching dissolution of relationships and tender beginnings of…Continue
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