Music Sale!!

May 6th, 2014 § 0 comments § permalink

Posters (including digital version of the album) 50% of, now 50 SEK
Digital version of both of our albums now 30 SEK

Order at: http://musicistheweapon.bandcamp.com/
mitw poster Music Is The Weapon has never been about money, rather we have built this band on friendship, love, energy, strong musicianship and a big passion for afrobeat.
So now when we reached the point of break even with our album we thought it would be great to lower the prices and hopefully reach a lot more people.
Still, even tough our goal have been to play funky music rather than make the big money, the best way to support music is to buy it. We are all struggling musicians and having a 11 piece band on the road cost money. So if you want your favorite music to live on (regardless of what kind of music it may be) remember to contribute with what you can, and if you need the music but don’t have the money, you now have the chance to get it very cheap!
And last we want to thank for the amazing support we have got since our last album!
You who follow us know that we are in the making of our third album, so stay tuned and you will hear from us soon!

Long time no see

May 6th, 2014 § 0 comments § permalink

Hi!

It has been a long time since we wrote anything here, but that doesn’t mean we have been lazy doing nothing. Just that the promotion department of the band have been busy making music instead. :)

Here follows a small summary of what we have been doing:

*a new video for Do you be you

*Playing some concerts at really nice venues (Psykjunta, Polar Music Prize afterparty , Nefertiti, musik vid vattemöllan , kulturernas karneval etc)

* Toured Denmark

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*Cancelled the most of the tour in Denmark because of Bodil the Storm

*Hosted a fuck Bodil concert in Denmark, because of Bodil the Storm

*Recorded the next epic album at Fashion Police Studios, a small teaser here:

Hope to see you soon!

Hugs and kisses

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MITW

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The Polar Music Prize after party!

August 13th, 2013 § 0 comments § permalink

Hi!
Music Is The Weapon will be playing at the The Polar Music Prize after party, the 28th of august!

We’re gonna have some great artists with us on stage: Moneybrother, CLEO, Kristin Amparo and Dinah Yonas!
More info: http://selam.se/

Swingkids!

February 4th, 2013 § 0 comments § permalink

We now have a booking agent! Gillis Bengtsson at Swingkids.se will help us with bookings in 2013!

If you’re interested in having us at your festival, club or event, contact: gillis(at)swingkids.se

 

You can still contact us at info(at)musicistheweapon.se for loveletters, pressmaterial and other questions!

Cheers /MITW

Nominated to the Manifest Prize – We won!

January 23rd, 2013 § 0 comments § permalink

We are very happy to announce that we have been nominated for the Swedish Manifest Prize in the category “Rhythm”. It is awarded by the Swedish Independent Music Producers. So you could say that it is like the independent Grammy.

The 8th February at the award ceremony, we know if we get the price. – We won it!!!! We are super happy about it :) :)

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Here’s a Spotify list of all nominees. We are in quite good company, don’t you think?

Release party at Debaser

December 18th, 2012 § 0 comments § permalink

The 29th of december is the longawaited releaseparty for “Moving foundations and outer space”! The party is held at Debaser Slussen presented by the fantastic booker Mother. Joining us for this night is the tropical breeze Joe Davolaz for an epic double bill.

Free before 21:00 and after that 100kr

22:00 Joe Davolaz

23:00 Music is the weapon

 

Read more about the evening at Debasers homepage, Mothers Homepage or on this facebookevent.

You can order the record and or poster here

Hugs

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Music is the weapon

More great reviews!

December 10th, 2012 § 0 comments § permalink

This time from Sydsvenskan. Read it here.

So now the four major newspapers in Sweden have praised Moving Foundations and Outer Space!

We are overwhelmed!

Watch album teaser here.

Buy album here

 

 

 

 

 

Problem with our e-mail

December 10th, 2012 § 0 comments § permalink

We have had problems with our hotmail account. So please do not send mail there anymore.
Use this address instead: info (@) musicistheweapon.se.

If you have tried to send email to us in the past weeks and have not received response, please send again to the address above.

Hope it has not caused to much problems for you!

Great reviews for our new album

November 28th, 2012 § 0 comments § permalink

It’s been an amazing week for us. Our second album Moving Foundations and Outer Space was released last Wednesday, and we have already received fantastic reviews in Sweden’s three largest daily newspapers and also in one of Sweden’s leading music magazines.

It’s unfortunately in Swedish. But you can always google translate if you are curious!

Read here: DN, GP, SvD, Lira (paper only)

And apparently we are the ninth best album this month, Kritiker.se.

 

Buy records and downloads here: musicistheweapon.bandcamp.com

Now it’s released!

November 21st, 2012 § 0 comments § permalink

Today is the long awaited, long expected release day for our new album Moving foundations and outer space! We are so happy that this day is finally here! The album is available as Vinyl, as poster and as digital download.

You can listen to the album and order it here

Today we also released this album teaser :

The album already got nice reviews in two of Swedens biggest newspapers, DN and GP, you can read them here : DN GP

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Poster by Peter Larsson

Hugs and kisses
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Music is the weapon

  • New album out now!

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