Country of origin:
Type of music generally:
Most recent release, The Owls Are Not What They Seem (2012)
Own; occasional covers
Sofia Talvik is somewhat fragile-voiced and her folky altpop songs sometimes veer toward (but don't topple into) the twee. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Comments about live performance:
Honorable mention for one of the best gigs of 2011. (email@example.com)
Recommended first album:
Recommended for altfolk fans
Sofia Talvik & The Tallboys:
Sofia Talvik; Sofia Talvik & Peter Agren (2)
An acoustic collection of folk/pop songs, full of lilting moments. They have a light touch of naïvité. It's not overplayed, but it's there, sometimes charming, sometime earnest and sometimes a touch sly, like early Jewel could be. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Thanks to Sophia Gurley for work on this entry.
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