Norwegian singer-songwriter Sigrid has revealed she wrote her newest album with Glastonbury Competition in thoughts, regardless of not realizing she can be provided a spot on the 2022 line-up.
Sigrid Solbakk Raabe, often called Sigrid, launched her second album How To Let Go final week.
Talking to The Rebecca Judd Present on Apple Music, the 25-year-old mentioned: “I made songs for Glastonbury before they offered to play.”
Sigrid beforehand carried out at Glastonbury in 2019, enjoying on the pageant’s Different Stage.
“Glasto is one of my favourite festivals. I love how that festival is also more than a festival, it’s a village,” she continued.
“Glasto is, I think it’s six times bigger than my home town… I remember having visually Glastonbury in my mind.”
Sigrid mentioned the pageant impressed a music on the brand new album, saying: “Considering it feels like six, seven PM when the solar units. Perhaps a lightweight drizzle of rain, however it’s additionally the sundown.
“And then maybe thunder comes in towards the guitar solo towards the end. That was my vision for the song.”
The singer, whose first album, Sucker Punch, reached quantity 4 on the official UK albums chart, additionally revealed she enjoys listening to her personal music.
She instructed Judd: “I hearken to them. I really feel like I need to write the songs that I want I had in my playlist.
“I don’t love every song that I’ve ever written in my entire life. But most of them I think. Yeah. Pretty good.”
Talking in regards to the distinction between her first and second albums, Sigrid mentioned How To Let Go is a extra “organic” document.
“Sucker Punch, the first album, was a lot of heavy sense,” she mentioned.
“It’s extra an digital pop document. Whereas this album feels extra of a folky rock pop album, I assume. There’s much more guitars, bass, dwell drums, numerous harmonies.
“And the songwriting is how it always is with me. It’s pretty, it’s a lot of classic songwriting, but also pretty fresh, I think. And a lot of catchy melodies, of course.”
The total interview with Sigrid is obtainable to hearken to on The Rebecca Judd Present on Apple Music.