Vaarin – Dark Matter

Norwegian Alt-pop singer and songwriter Vårin Strand – who goes under her moniker Vaarin – returns with a new song called ‘Dark Matter’.

Her music is inspired by floating alt-pop by singers like Agnes Obel, Kate Bush, Björk or AURORA. And Vaarin already did support AURORA on a tour – and the beloved Bel Canto with Anneli Drecker.

‘Dark Matter’ is then indeed calm pop with an indie-vibe to it – we like the use of the Cello very much that gives it an almost folk-touch. It is written and produced by Vaarin together with Marcus A. Edvardsen (Anna Soleil, Zueva) and Bjarne Stensli (Astrid S, A-ha)

I believe we all have moments in our lives where we lose track, hope and grip of happiness and reality. I dug deep for a long time and there it was – right behind my back.” Vaarin says.

Her second album will be released in May 2023.

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Photo by Morten Skalstad.