Modcast #125: VÅR

Both this week's Modcast and VÅR (formerly War) are the work of two guys with thumbs in a lot of pies. Elias Bender Rønnenfelt is part of indie rebels Iceage as well as Marching Church and Pagan Youth. Loke Rahbek is the singer for Sexdrome, solo artist LR, records with Skurv and Damien Dubrovnik and co-runs Danish label Posh Isolation.

Their first album under the new moniker is slated for a 2013 release on Sacred Bones. Mayan calendar be damned. Think dark synths, Robert-Smith-itude and Danish lo-fi gold thrown together and you have VÅR.

Track List
Brainbombs - Kill Them All
Whitehouse - You Don't Have to Say Please
The Hasbeens - Make The World Go Away
Severed Heads - Dead Eyes Opened
The Party Boy - The Twilight Zone
Pet Shop Boys - Paninaro '95
Faithless - We Come One
Section 25 - Looking From a Hilltop
Throbbing Gristle - Hot on the Heels of Love
John Jacob Niles - Go Away From My Window
Kraftwerk - Europa Endless
Lust For Youth - Champagne

July 6, 2012 at 10:35am in modcast



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