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Swåp are an Anglo-Swedish band that produce a musical fusion of traditional nordic music and celtic music. Swåp was formed in 1995 by Karen Tweed (piano accordion), Ian Carr (guitar) (both UK), Ola Bäckström (fiddle, viola d'amore), and Carina Normansson (fiddle, vocals) (both Sweden). Together they have made four albums exploring a fusion of many different genres of folk music, including traditional Swedish music, English music, and the music of Brittany and Ireland. Karen Tweed left the band in 2007.
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Swåp — Du Da Swåp — Du Da
(NorthSide NSD6085, 2005, CD)
Various Artists — Nordic Roots 3 Various Artists — Nordic Roots 3
(NorthSide NSD6060, 2001, CD)
Swåp — [sic] Swåp — [sic]
(NorthSide NSD6042, 2000, CD)
Various Artists — Nordic Roots 2 Various Artists — Nordic Roots 2
(NorthSide NSD6040, 1999, CD)
Various Artists — Nordic Roots Various Artists — Nordic Roots
(NorthSide NSD6016, 1998, CD)
Swåp — Swåp Swåp — Swåp
(Amigo AMCD 735, 1997, CD)

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