Susanna & The Magical Orchestra have recently released a beautiful new video for their rendition of Joy Division’s Love Will Tear Us Apart directed by renowned Norwegian artist, producer and musician Kim Hiorthøy.

Watch the video and read Pitchforkmedia’s review of it here.

S&tMO’s rendition of Love Will Tear Us Apart is also featured as the leading track of Mojo magazine’s February issue’s compilation on the theme ‘aching breakup songs’.

A few quotes from the international reviews of Susanna & the Magical Orchestra’s ‘Melody Mountain’:

“Itīll stop you in your tracks”
Mojo

“Spectral music of great beauty and passion”
Independent On Sunday

“Itīs all quite, quite gorgeous”
The Word

“A beguiling and moving experience”
Clash

“A lovely new album of cover songs”
New York Times

“A true talent”
Pitchforkmedia


Along with fellow Rune Grammofon acts Supersilent and In The Country, Susanna & the Magical Orchestra are set to play Brussel’s Beursschouwburg on December 8th.

A longer interview with S&tMO can be found here. sd
 
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