First Aid Kit gets animated
Monday, January 12, 2015
– Swedish sister duo First Aid Kit released a new animated video
for their song "Master Pretender."
The song is on the second album from Johanna and Klara Soderberg., who combined forces to write every song on the album.
"Stay Gold" was released in June 2014 on Columbia.
CD reviews for First Aid Kit
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The Lion's Roar
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