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Street performers on Götgatan

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Ran into a pretty funky street band jamming along Götgatan.

GoodLife street festival in Stockholm

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Immanuelskyrkan - a popular international church in Stockholm - recently hosted its annual GoodLife Street Festival at the junction of Tulegatan and Kungstensgatan. The festival featured an international fashion show, live music, bouncy castle and face painting for kids, food, a Foosball table, and other fun activities.

Meet Mama Viol: Local Swedish band

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Local band, Mama Viol on Skeppsholmen, Stockholm - Music photography by Lola Akinmade Åkerström Local band, Mama Viol on Skeppsholmen, Stockholm - Music photography by Lola Akinmade Åkerström Local band, Mama Viol on Skeppsholmen, Stockholm - Music photography by Lola Akinmade Åkerström Local band, Mama Viol on Skeppsholmen, Stockholm - Music photography by Lola Akinmade Åkerström Local band, Mama Viol on Skeppsholmen, Stockholm - Music photography by Lola Akinmade Åkerström Local band, Mama Viol on Skeppsholmen, Stockholm - Music photography by Lola Akinmade Åkerström Local band, Mama Viol on Skeppsholmen, Stockholm - Music photography by Lola Akinmade Åkerström
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Meet Mama Viol, a local Swedish band that was started in 1997. The band plays catchy pop-rock-folk music. I recently got to listen to them live at Kulturfyren – a creative center and gallery located on the island of Skeppsholmen.

Celebrating Brazilian Day in Kungsträdgården

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This past weekend, Stockholm’s Brazilian community was out in full force eating, drinking, and dancing in Kungsträdgården.

Gospel music at Korskyrkan

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My friend Germaine recently invited me to come listen to some inspirational Gospel music sung by her choir, Consensus Gospelkör, at Korskyrkan in Stockholm.