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Below The Radar 27

Track 12

Sofie Herner (left) & Dan Johansson


From När

Neutral is the duo of Dan Johansson (Sewer Election, Ättestupa, Enhet För Fri Musik) and Sofie Herner (Leda, Enhet För Fri Musik), both with a background in the Swedish noise scene. The music of Neutral combines elements from harsh noise, rock and music concrète. Their debut LP Grå Våg Gamlestaden came out in 2014 via Omlott and was followed by a second nameless LP in 2016. In October 2017, the mini album När was released, which features the song “Brott”.