The Tough Alliance, or TTA, is an electro duo of childhood friends Henning Fürst and Eric Berglund from Gothenburg, Sweden. The pair debuted with two EP’s in 2004 before releasing their debut The New School on the influential local Service imprint a year later. After a limited edition full length detour on 2006’s Escaping Your Ambitions (on their own Sincerely Yours label, latterly home to Air France), TTA released a follow up ‘proper’ A New Chance’ a year later. Debut The New School received a wider release in mid 2009 while awaiting new material.
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No one makes popular electronic music like they do in Sweden. It began with the Knife’s Deep Cuts back in 2004 (‘Heartbeats’ was song of the year for many, thanks in part to Jose Gonzalez’s cover version) and since then it’s been all Jens Lekman, Studio...