Aino and Caroline just got voted #9 on Spin.com’s top 20 Pop Albums of 2012! Congrats girls!
Read the excerpt from the article:
“Like two-woman Spice Girls from the robo-future, yell-pop newcomers Aino Jawo and Caroline Hjelt grind out sometimes-sporty, sometimes-scary, always posh synth-pop with EDM menace. The raging, wub-grinding “I Love It,” written by new-rave goth popstress Charli XCX and produced by Robyn collaborator Patrik Berger, was a sinister summer underdog that became inescapable once MTV used it to soundtrack the opening credits of pitiable Jersey Shore spinoff Snooki & JWOWW. But the other five tracks on their Iconic EP are just as bold and brassy and giddy, moving with sticky dance-and-shout-and-let-it-all-out intensity. N.S.”