This new atmospheric song from those awesome Swedes known collectively as Miike Snow and another favorite Swede, Lykke Li, is pretty sweet. They sound muffled but also very accessible.
“Black Tin Box” is the sound of a happier band and will appear on their sophomore record, Happy To You, out on March 27th. The name was taken off of an old postcard from Thailand which just stuck with them. They’ve said that they were first an idea as Miike Snow but now they are a proper band, especially after touring 27 countries for 18 months.
Plus, did you know that they will be in Philly at the end of April? Better buy your tickets now!
“Miike Snow is kinda like this playground,” says long-haired American singer-songwriter Andrew Wyatt. “I don’t think Miike Snow functions inside of a genre. A few people wanted us to be more properly in the dance world, but I don’t think this record is. Even our ‘dance’ songs aren’t really clubby…”