“Wake Me Up” . . . Avicii. . . . . Music Monday

#AN&V2014 – Nice post from Anne 🙂


David and I first heard about the Swedish music craze sweeping the world early in our time in India.  Several of the students just had to go by overnight train to Mumbai to see the “Swedish House Mafia. ” Then during the kite festival we heard the music as we spent the day and evening on a rooftop in the Pols.  Groups were dancing or bouncing really.  In India, girls dance together and boys do the same. . . .actually group dances. Our group had fun fitting right in with all ages of Indian dancers.

The International Swedish craze began years ago in the 1990s with Abba. Their hit “Dancing Queen” was also a world wide hit.

Currently there is a 23 year old Swedish DJ , Tim Bergling,  who is mixing electronic music , calling himself Avicii.  Sometimes he uses other instruments and of course vocals.  He has  been…

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