Tunesday: First Aid Kit

My introduction to First Aid Kit actually came here at our home office, when they played a surprise show for us during lunch, and they’ve been winning me over with their sweet harmonies and graceful style ever since. 

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The Swedish folk duo consists of sisters Johanna and Klara Söderberg, who delicately pluck guitar strings and keys while their voices blend to create a woodsy, melodic sound. “The vibe we’re going for is that Polaroid, analog look,” they told Vogue a couple of months ago, “We love the feel of seventies art and photography. Just anything old looking.” That phrase could certainly describe their music as well, which has a bit of a 70s throwback element to it. The beautiful song “Emmylou” is an homage to legendary music couples Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris and Johnny Cash and June Carter- check out the equally beautiful video for that song, which was shot in Joshua Tree, below – and check out more of their music here.

They’re currently on tour, and will be performing at Coachella ; I’m looking forward to catching them here in Philly in March!

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free people and first aid kit go together like peas and carrots.

Anonymous

aw, I’ve loved First Aid Kit ever since I saw their cover Fleet Foxes cover! Glad to see them featured here!-Caitlin FP Cambridge

Morgan Krhin

they are one of my favorites. love

I love first aid kit, they were the free download last week on iTunes.
velvetcupcakes

haley

I have loved first aid kit for forever! So amazing.

I love them too! Can’t wait to see them in Philly this spring!

Anais

I found this blog randomly, but definately cheered me up!.
Your job’s *a m a z i n g*
cheers

Isa

this is absolutely amazing! Beautiful *

I’ve had them on repeat on spotify for weeks and weeks! so nice

meg

their cover of this fleet foxes song is amazing…check it out! http://youtu.be/HMrqBldlqzA

Claire Roche

oh my gosh, i found out about them on youtube! i watched all their old videos… they are brilliant!!

Samantha Cruz Fraticelli

i absolutely love them! they are so gorgeous and fun!