Swedish nu/retro pop duo Superwalkers are stepping up the pace with the release of their new
single “Lost (As I Am)”. The song is the first to surface from members ‘A’ and ‘J’ on their new label
Cosmos Music. The duo’s previous releases, most notably their first single “Not Like Us”, have
gained great attention, and the collaboration with Cosmos Music marks a new wave for
As a duo, Superwalkers took off in early 2010 when already acclaimed producers ‘A’ and ‘J’
became friends through Stockholms underground club scene. At first, they just used their
different musical backgrounds to compare notes on their current projects, but it wouldn’t be long
until this turned into full-on collaboration, resulting in their first single “Not Like Us”.
The song soon gained attention from numerous music blogs and spread like wildfire through
Spotify. During a night out to celebrate their success ‘A’ and ‘J’ met a friend of music industry
executive Fredrik Olsson. Not long after that, Fredrik Olsson became their manager and publisher.
He would also eventually land them a recording contract with Cosmos Music, a label with a long
history, and home to some of Swedens finest recording artists.
Sound-wise Superwalkers remain the way we have come to know them from previous releases.
Dramatic yet stylishly modest, melancholic but set to high heeled boots to the floor beat. As
always, powered by the duo’s passion for vintage synthesisers, and with lyrics conveying a
message, sometimes from a global perspective and sometimes based on an everyday
Despite the major contrasts between them, ‘A’ and ‘J’ found the key to making music by always
working close together. The lyrics start to take shape as soon as the first chords have been laid
down, to ensure that the sound and message correlate in every Superwalkers song. This way the
often thoughtful observations in ‘A’ s lyrics won’t get lost in the process.