A Big 'Yes' to NONONO

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Is it possible to say ‘yes’ to ‘no’? Absolutely. ‘Cause earlier in September, artist NONONO released their EP. And it seriously rocks. This Swedish alternative/electronic pop trio featuring lead singer Stina Wäppling compares to-and rivals-the likes of Ellie Goulding and Icona Pop. The group specializes in upbeat, electronic dance music that very much aligns with what’s currently playing on American radios and music television.

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“Pumpin Blood,” the group’s hit single, showcases the diverse talents and creativity of the award-winning production duo behind NONONO’s music, Astma & Rocwell. The song combines funky electronic sounds; a catchy ‘whistle’ harmony; a forceful drumbeat; and Wäppling’s sweet yet powerful vocals into an energetic, fun, feel-good song that won’t leave your head for days. Check out the acoustic version too: equally as awesome.

“Jungle,” another song on NONONO’s EP, channels an animalistic vibe. As Wäppling sings about sexual encounters with lovers, her vocals are mixed with subtle animal-like shouts, plus mellow guitar and electronic keyboard notes. All these elements combine and work well together in this emotional, unique song.

“Like the Wind” and “Fire Without a Flame” are the other two songs on the EP. On these tracks, NONONO combines emotional, from-the-heart lyrics with a plethora of computerized sounds and echo-ey vocals.Listening to these songs is ultimately a listening experience: the songs are creatively constructed, artistically executed, and 100% enjoyable.

Preview or buy NONONO’s EP on iTunes, and check out their Facebook and Twitter profiles. We can’t WAIT to see what this artist will do next.