Tag Archive: Way Out West

(My problem with) Norwegian food culture

On the bus between Gothenburg and Oslo, Sweden and Norway. Two counties with the smallest differences that causes my biggest problem. I’d like to think I’m pretty accepting, but two things bug me… Continue reading

W.O.W – the bands, the bonds

What can I say? Way Out West was amazing! So many of my favourite bands and friends in one place! We were nine people in Nicolas and Stinas apartment, which was only a… Continue reading

On my way…Way Out West!

I am on the bus to Gothenburg, Sweden. I have no idea what is in my bag, or if the clothes I stuffed down are even clean. I left 5 cases of things… Continue reading

Ben Howard covers Call Me Maybe

I will admit that when I hear the original song by Carly Rae Jepsen played on the radio, I change the channel. I don’t know why the wicked Ben Howard and his band… Continue reading

No Coachella (but FF & WOW!)

I won’t be going to Coachella (in LA in April) this year either. As if I have ever had the money or time. But it always hurts to read the line-up. There is… Continue reading

Pics from W.O.W

Basia Bulat – click and listen!

Click on the link: Basia Bulat, Annedalskyrkan, Way Out West from Helen on Vimeo.

Life is a festival!

Way Out West is the just the coolest festival! Sure, it’s no Lollapalooza, Coachella, SXSW or Glastonbury. But it is Swedish; well organized, ambitious, clean, eco-friendly, cool. No junkies or obnoxious people that… Continue reading

Day, night, before & after

Bring it on!

LCD Soundsystem, Miike Snow, M.I.A, Local Natives, Beach House, Mumford & Sons, Jónsi, Wu-Tang Clan, The Soundtrack of Our Lives + Göteborg Philharmonic Orchestra, The xx, Håkan Hellström, Lykke Li, The National, La… Continue reading