Circumnavigate are an Oslo hailing alt-pop 4 piece, now all based in London. Showcasing a unique blend of Nordic soundscapes mixed with modern influences such as Bon Iver, Aurora & Billie Eilish, the band have carved their own way through the genre, allowing them to claim their space.
November 27th sees the release of ‘Keep a Moment’ - the 3rd single from the bands upcoming EP, due 2021. Featuring strings from The Parallax Orchestra (Clean Bandit, Dermot Kennedy, Eminem), the song talks of those happy moments you wish to live in that could last forever.
This release follows on from the band’s 2 latest 2020 singles ‘Layer You Up’ & ‘Shy Love’ which received industry wide success landing in 4 of Spotify’s ‘New Music Friday’ playlists as well as multiple large editorials; ‘Layer You Up’ quickly became their fastest growing single to date with 30,000 streams in its first week alone, where ‘Shy Love’ was picked up for sync placement by major Norwegian bank, DNB. The band have been championed by BBC Introducing, NRK P3 & Amazing Radio who supported and continue to support them on their radio shows.
“It’s SO good! ‘Layer You Up’ has been added to some of the biggest playlists in the world, it’s got so many streams already and deservedly so! It’s a beautiful fusion of the kind of soundscapes of Billie Eilish and Bon Iver. I love it!”
- Sarah Gosling (BBC Introducing)
“Their music drifts you away and glazes listeners into a musical haze as though they are viewing the beauty of the northern lights without seeing them.”
- Karma Bertelsen (Music Week)
Fun Fact: The members of Circumnavigate have collectively played for some of London's most respected artists; Jennifer Hudson, Louis Tomlinson, Sigala, Gabrielle Aplin, dodie, Maverick Sabre, Crystal Fighters & Kylie Minogue to name but a few.