ABC Home | Radio | Television | News | …More Subjects

 1. Intro 2. Hotline to the Ancestors 3. Global Villagers 4. Endangered Words 5. Singing Legends 6. The Tune 7. Extreme Singing 8. First get a Goat 9. Roots and Branches 10. Digital Gothic 11. Living in the Mainstream
Digital Gothic

Despite being rooted in tradition, world music is often remarkably receptive to technical innovation. Garmarna are a Swedish band who mix modern technology with traditional music.

Download this video [help]

Dig Deeper...
The big picture

Garmarna take Swedish traditional music and perform it using a mixture of modern and Medieval instrumentation and arrangement ideas. Like many world musicians they use a flexible approach, combining tradition with technology.

→ Read more about technology and tradition.