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Long-time music duo Firewoodisland sound has been compared to the work of contemporary acts like James Blake and Oh Wonder, their new song cover of Alphaville’s original song ‘Forever Young’ shows the duo’s ability to stay true to their sound, but not losing the emotional integrity of the original masterpiece.
The duo has featured in several critically acclaimed publications like PopMatters, Earmilk, Clash Magazine, Atwood Magazine, Wonderland Magazine and Q Magazine, as well as making a stellar impression with BBC Radio presenters.
TGTBTI shares their opinion on the cover, “Firewoodisland’s rendition of the beloved classic will draw more people from the captivating delivery by the talented duo.”
Ahead of the global disruption of the pandemic, Firewoodisland was performing at renowned events like 100 Dager industry showcase in Norway as well as the well-known Sofar Sounds Sessions that has hosted many rising and successful musicians.