There’s no doubt that Järnmalm have their roots in punk rock. And they present a nice Ebba Grön-punk in tracks like “Nu” from the EP “Ur Gruvan”, but overall they walk their own path. Hard rock comes into the picture as well as Swedish progg and there is an underlying Swedish melacholic feeling, which they like to relate to.
The songs are fascinating as they have unexpected elements which they interweave in an interesting way. “Aldrig Där” is such a song, where a horror movie theme-melody carries the song. Forms into a really good hook.
In 2009 the demo CD “Trasdockor” was released, in spring the EP “Ur gruvan” was available and now recently in August the follow-up, “Till omvärlden”. Listen more on Spotify or visit their site or their Myspace page.
Here are two songs from “Ur gruvan” and a song from “Till omvärlden” (the last one):