Dick Magnusson

Energy researcher and semi-proud owner of probably the largest collection of Placebo-records in Sweden. Spins wax, or rather clicks MP3s, under the name DJ Pappaledig. Former concert promoter that loves festivals and listens way too much on indie rock (by choice) and children’s music (well, at least by someone’s choice…).

DJ Pappaledig: MIXTAPE #3

Hey gang! It´s that time of year again. Dj Pappaledig is back with another list full of slappin’ bangers. The kids are now 6 and 3,5 and are kewt af but weird. Since last, I´ve tried my best to continue the journey into cool shit, music-wise, with some success and …

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DJ Pappaledig: Mixtape #2

Hey gang! DJ Pappaledig here again. It’s been a while. The kids are almost grown up, they’re rebelling and kicking streetlights. Not really, but now they are 5 and 3, so I think it’s time for a new playlist. Two years have passed by. Hits have come and gone. But …

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Lollapalooza Day 3: Sunday

If Friday and Saturday focused on party, the Sunday felt a little more like the day after. The first email I received in the morning let the ticket holders know that Friday and Saturday-tickets were upgraded to Sunday tickets. That is seldom a good sign, and even though it was …

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Lollapalooza Day 2: Saturday

One of the great aspects of Lollapalooza, at least if you’re a parent, is Kidzapalooza. An area designated for kids, with a stage on its own, a playground, and various activities. As Sweden has rather strict age limits at festivals, 13 years, it seemed pretty far of to be able …

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Lollapalooza Day 1: Friday

Lollapalooza entered the Swedish market with a bang, that´s for sure. The announcement back in May 2018 got significant media coverage and the hype leading into the festival grew by the hour. And why shouldn´t it? One of the major international festival were approaching a festival market that has been …

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Countdown for Lollapalooza Stockholm

A new festival behemoth has set its focus on Sweden. The massive, American festival Lollapalooza with a quite long history, and with sister festivals in Chicago, Paris, Berlin, Buenos Aires, Santiago and Sao Paulo. The promotors are hyping it to be the big thing, and the last time a big …

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