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Dave Grohl Falls Offstage & Breaks His Leg, Then Continues the Show as The Foo Fighters Play Queen’s “Under Pressure” (2015)

How do you make the show go on after a broken leg? The blessing we give performers before they go onstage isn’t something we actually want to see happen. Nonetheless, stage injuries occur frequently, and in some cases, severely, as when Patti Smith fell 15 feet into a concrete orchestra pit in 1977 and broke several vertebrae in her back. “I felt like an asshole,” she told Circus magazine, “but my doctor told me not to worry, it happens to everybody.” Maybe not everybody, but when th...
Tags: Facebook, Music, College, Washington Dc, Dave Grohl, Patti Smith, Ac Dc, Entertainment Weekly, Kurt Cobain, Bowie, Grohl, Gothenburg Sweden, Josh Jones, Brian Johnson, Durham NC Follow, First Foo Fighters Demo Recordings


A year and a half after Sweden decided not to lock down, its COVID-19 death rate is up to 10 times higher than its neighbors

Insider Sweden's state epidemiologist, Anders Tegnell. Getty Sweden decided not to implement a full-scale lockdown during the pandemic. It now has up to 10 times as many COVID-19 deaths per capita as its Nordic neighbors. Sweden also didn't fare much better economically, suggesting its gamble didn't pay off. See more stories on Insider's business page. Months before the first COVID-19 cases were detected, public-health experts to handle a pandemic. But in Marc...
Tags: UK, Science, News, Sweden, Trends, Spain, Economy, Italy, Finland, Denmark, Norway, Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Stockholm, Gothenburg Sweden, TT News Agency


Why Hasselblad Cameras Are So Expensive

Hasselblad cameras have taken some of the most iconic photos of the 20th century. But it's cameras can be extremley expensive. Hasselblad's H6D-100c costs over $30,000. So what makes Hasselblad camera so expensive? See more stories on Insider's business page. Following is a transcript of the video.Narrator: Do you recognize this photo? What about these? They were all taken with a Hasselblad camera. It's a name every photographer knows. But if you wanted to buy this Hasselblad ca...
Tags: Trends, Sony, Canon, Hasselblad, Gothenburg Sweden, Clancy Morgan


Hasselblad cameras can cost over $30,000. Here's why they're so expensive

Hasselblad cameras have taken some of the most iconic photos of the 20th century. But it's cameras can be extremley expensive. Hasselblad's H6D-100c costs over $30,000. So what makes Hasselblad camera so expensive? See more stories on Insider's business page. Following is a transcript of the video.Narrator: Do you recognize this photo? What about these? They were all taken with a Hasselblad camera. It's a name every photographer knows. But if you wanted to buy this Hasselblad ca...
Tags: Trends, Sony, Canon, Hasselblad, Gothenburg Sweden, Clancy Morgan


Stop thinking about the 4-day workweek as a literal extra day off, says the CEO of 4 Day Week

Working less hours for the same pay will give workers more opportunity to enjoy leisure time. Ippei Naoi/Getty Images There are misconceptions around the 4-day workweek. It's about shorter hours rather than a literal extra day off, says the CEO of the 4 Day Week campaign. And a business that adopts shorter hours faces some "superficial" costs. See more stories on Insider's business page. In 2018, New Zealand company Perpetual Guardian gave each of its 230 employees a day off each w...
Tags: Careers, Trends, Strategy, New Zealand, Iceland, Gothenburg Sweden, Stephen Jones, Andrew Barnes, Lockhart, Perpetual Guardian, Employee Wellbeing, 4 Day Work Week, Charlotte Lockhart, Hybrid Work, Four Day Work Week, Day Week


Heart Aerospace raises $35M Series A, lands order with United and Mesa Airlines for 200 aircraft

Swedish electric aviation startup Heart Aerospace has received its biggest order to date: 200 of its inaugural ES-19 electric aircraft from aviation giant United Airlines and its regional airline partner Mesa Air Group. The deal, which includes an option of purchasing up to 100 additional aircraft, was announced together with a $35 million Series A funding round. Bill Gates’ Breakthrough Energy Ventures, United’s venture arm and Mesa led the round. Seed investors EQT Ventures and Lowercarbon Cap...
Tags: Transportation, Sweden, Tech, United States, Archer, North America, United, United Airlines, Gothenburg Sweden, Mesa, Chalmers University of Technology, Forslund, EQT Ventures, Mesa Airlines, Breakthrough Energy Ventures, Electric aviation


Juni, a ‘vertical’ neobank for e-commerce and online marketing companies, raises $21.5M

E-commerce in Europe is expected to grow 30% this year to $465 billion, and that’s giving rise to a new ecosystem of services built to cater to e-commerce merchants. In the latest development, Juni, a neobank that is built specifically for companies selling online, has closed a Series A of $21.5 million, only 12 weeks after officially opening for business. The Series A is being co-led by partners from D ST Global and Felix Capital with previous backer Cherry Ventures and other early investors al...
Tags: Google, Ecommerce, Europe, Finance, Funding, Tech, E-commerce, Felix Capital, Cto, Smbs, Taboola, Challenger Bank, Gothenburg Sweden, Yan, DST, Cherry Ventures


Kitchen of the Week: Artilleriet + Tre Sekel in Sweden

We’ve been followers (and admirers) of Gothenburg, Sweden, concept shop Artilleriet since we first discovered them a while back. Here’s a look at their most recent project; a kitchen collaboration with furniture makers Tre Sekel. “Our kitchen is based on the idea of ​​freestanding furniture, with all parts of the construction visible to the user,” according to Artilleriet. Here’s a look: Above: All components are made from solid oak, sourced locally, available in a smoked finish or treated with...
Tags: Books, Sweden, Copenhagen, Kitchens, Gothenburg Sweden, Piet Boon, Artilleriet Tre Sekel, Tre Sekel, Bertazzoni Modern Series Gas Cooktop


Chelsea and Barcelona clash as new era dawns in women’s Champions League

Gothenburg (Sweden) (AFP) – The Women’s Champions League officially moves into a new era next season with the overdue introduction of a group stage, but this year’s final in Gothenburg on Sunday between Chelsea and... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Gothenburg, Afp, Gothenburg Sweden


Study: Half of all teenagers treated for severe obesity have neuropsychiatric problems

Half of all young people treated for severe obesity have neuropsychiatric problems, according to a new study by researchers from Lund University and Gothenburg, Sweden, among others. Two thirds of the teens suffered from some type of mental health problem, as reported by themselves or their parents.
Tags: Health, Gothenburg Sweden, Lund University


New study shows correlation between teen obesity and mental health issues

Half of all young people treated for severe obesity have neuropsychiatric problems, according to a new study by researchers from Lund University and Gothenburg, Sweden, among others. Two thirds of the teens suffered from some type of mental health problem, as reported by themselves or their parents.
Tags: Science, Gothenburg Sweden, Lund University


Minna Technologies, a subscription management tool for banking customers, raises $18.8M

With the proliferation of subscription services, combined with our lives becoming almost 100% digital, there’s a rising need to be able to manage these services. But most banks don’t have much of an answer. Step in Minna Technologies, which sells in its subscription management services into banking apps. It’s now raised $18.8 million (€15.5m / £14m) in Series B fundraising from Element Ventures, MiddleGame Ventures, Nineyards Equity and Visa, to expand its open banking technology to banks global...
Tags: TC, Spotify, Europe, Sweden, Finance, Tech, Banking, Economy, Netflix, Bank, Volvo, Up, Idc, Subscription Services, Visa, Gothenburg Sweden


Europe Hotel Transactions Bulletin - Week Ending 08 January 2021

ASG acquires Nobu Hotel Barcelona from Selenta Group, Fastighets AB Balder buys 50% stake in Clarion Karlatornet in Gothenburg, Sweden, Union Investment acquires the Ruby Luna hotel in Düsseldorf, Germany, Maritim Hotel Kaiserhof in Usedom, Germany sold to the Friedmann Kunz Family Foundation, Arena Hospitality acquires the 88 Rooms Hotel in Belgrade, Serbia.
Tags: Travel, Europe, Gothenburg Sweden, ASG, Rooms Hotel, Nobu Hotel Barcelona, Selenta Group Fastighets AB Balder, Clarion Karlatornet, Ruby Luna, Düsseldorf Germany Maritim Hotel Kaiserhof, Usedom Germany, Friedmann Kunz Family Foundation Arena Hospitality


Researchers trace back the evolutionary history of antibiotic resistance genes

By comparing thousands of bacterial genomes, scientists in Gothenburg, Sweden have traced back the evolutionary history of antibiotic resistance genes.
Tags: Health, Gothenburg Sweden


Where antibiotic resistance comes from

By comparing thousands of bacterial genomes, scientists in Gothenburg, Sweden have traced back the evolutionary history of antibiotic resistance genes. In almost all cases where an origin could be determined, the gene started to spread from bacteria that, themselves, can cause disease.
Tags: Science, Gothenburg Sweden


Volvo Claims 'Streets Belong to Runners, Pedestrians and Cyclists' in New XC40 Campaign

Cars should be safe for everyone, not only those inside them. That's the thought behind Volvo Cars ’ latest global campaign, once again with safety in focus.    Developed together with creative collective Forsman & Bodenfors in Sweden, the campaign positions the award-winning compact city SUV, the Volvo XC40, as the ultimate city car . But not only because of its size, design and smart storage solutions – but because of the City Safety System. With features like Pedest...
Tags: Sweden, Advertising, Automotive, Volvo, Stockholm, Mohamed, Gothenburg Sweden, Mustafa, Volvo Cars, Mahalia, Forsman & Bodenfors, Mike Johnstone, Sofie Borup, Andreas Malm, Bjarne Darwall, Gloria J


“A terrible idea”: Car Crash Survivors React to Quotes Once Said About the Invention That Saved Their Lives.

After Volvo Cars invented the three-point safety belt in 1959, its introduction sparked debate among media and the public. But to date it’s been credited with saving more than a million lives worldwide. The premium carmaker now highlights this in a new brand campaign, by letting car crash survivors read what people said about the safety belt in the past. And it sounds eerily familiar even today. “The seatbelt is a violation of human rights”. “It's better to be thrown out than to be tra...
Tags: New York, Sweden, Germany, Advertising, Automotive, Volvo, Carnegie Hall, Gothenburg Sweden, Volvo Cars, House Mafia, Forsman & Bodenfors, Mike Johnstone, Gloria J, Leo Dal, Jacob Mühlrad Mühlrad, Bamberg Hall


Lucas Raymond Is It

added 9:47am, Brad Galli of WXYZ with Yzerman on Lucas Raymoind, watch below. from John Niyo of the Detroit News, The Red Wings could’ve gone in just about any direction Tuesday night in the first round of this year’s NHL draft.  But it probably shouldn’t be a surprise that they turned back to their successful past when the clock was ticking and the future was waiting. They went back to Europe, where so many pieces of the last generation of Stanley Cup champions in Detroit were ...
Tags: Europe, Sweden, Sport, Wings, Detroit Red Wings, NHL, Detroit, Raymond, Red Wings, Gothenburg Sweden, Yzerman, Brad Galli, WXYZ, Johan Franzen, Ted Kulfan, Detroit News Continue


Västtrafik: No Douche Bag

Most people can relate to being on a crowded bus trying to find somewhere to sit, only to discover that someone has “reserved” an extra seat using their bag. But what normally is considered, as douchebag behavior is now, during the pandemic, something that Swedish public transport company Västt...
Tags: Advertising, Gothenburg Sweden, Central Station, Västtrafik, Lars Backstrom


Kitchen of the Week: A Creative Couple’s Swedish Farmhouse Retreat

The farmhouse was an impulse purchase: Ellen Dixdotter, Jacob Holst, and their two young kids had recently moved from Stockholm to Copenhagen when, on a weekend getaway, they decided to take a look at real estate site Hemnet. “It’s not that we’re financially equipped for spontaneous house buying,” Ellen tells us, “but this old place, even in terrible shape, instantly felt like a friend.” The two also happen to love a creative project: Jacob is an interior architect at Sticks and Stones and Ellen...
Tags: Books, London, Sweden, France, Maine, Ikea, Denmark, Ellen, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Languedoc, Rustic, Kitchens, South Of France, Gothenburg Sweden, Jacob


How to turn your house into a hotel

After weeks of staring at the same four walls, it’s natural to daydream about a luxurious escape. So we reached out to hospitality experts from beachside resorts, luxury hotels, and elegant country houses around the world to learn how we can make our homes feel as well-appointed and inviting as an upscale hotel. Their tips and tricks are quick and easy to do — but deliver big results. That’s because the art of hospitality meets both physical needs — food, water, shelter — and emotional needs ...
Tags: Travel, Spotify, New York, California, Africa, Hawaii, Elton John, Kenya, Zambia, Brussels, Jamaica, Mozambique, Taylor, Bangkok, Low, Alice


Every NHL Team’s All-Time Best Goal Scorer

There are many skills that a hockey player can have to make them an asset in the NHL. But you cannot win games without the puck hitting the back of the net, so there’s a reason that goal scorers have almost always been the most celebrated superstars during every era. In this article, we will take a look at each franchise’s greatest goal scorer. This will not be a subjective list, merely a look at each franchise’s career goals leader. We’ll talk about the players’ arrival with and, if necessa...
Tags: New York, Minnesota, Colorado, Washington, Boston, Toronto, Los Angeles, Sport, Stars, Chicago, Canada, Avalanche, Wheeler, Kings, Rangers, Mario


Red Wings Sign Goaltender Victor Brattstrom To A Two-Year ELC

DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings today signed goaltender Victor Brattstrom to a two-year entry-level contract. Brattstrom, 23, appeared in 45-of-52 games for Timra IK this year in the Swedish Allsvenskan and ranked as one of the top goaltenders in the league. Among starting goaltenders, he ranked second in the league with a 2.13 goals-against average and sixth with a 0.914 save percentage, while helping the club to a third-place finish with a 33-12 record. Brattstrom has played with Timra for...
Tags: Sport, Detroit Red Wings, NHL, Detroit, Red Wings, Gothenburg Sweden, SHL, Allsvenskan, Timrå, Brattstrom, Victor Brattstrom, Allsvenskan Brattstrom


Every Team’s All-Time Best Goal Scorer

There are many skills that a hockey player can have to make them an asset in the NHL. But you cannot win games without the puck hitting the back of the net, so there’s a reason that goal scorers have almost always been the most celebrated superstars during every era. In this article, we will take a look at each franchise’s greatest goal scorer. This will not be a subjective list, merely a look at each franchise’s career goals leader. We’ll talk about the players’ arrival with and, if necessa...
Tags: New York, Minnesota, Colorado, Washington, Boston, Toronto, Los Angeles, Sport, Stars, Chicago, Canada, Avalanche, Wheeler, Kings, Rangers, Mario


Ottawa Senators’ Daniel Alfredsson: Hall of Fame Worthy?

In the almost 30 years that the modern-day Ottawa Senators have existed, they have yet to have a player inducted into the Hockey Hockey Hall of Fame. While many fantastic players have donned the Centurian, none have been deemed worthy of entry into those hallowed halls. Daniel Alfredsson is without a doubt, the greatest Senator to play the game (Photo by Bruce Bennett Studios via Getty Images Studios/Getty Images) One can, however, make the case that a certain Senators legend deserv...
Tags: Sweden, Toronto, Sport, Detroit Red Wings, Hockey, NHL, Hall of Fame, Pearson, Ottawa, Leafs, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Vancouver Canucks, Jason Spezza, Red Wings


Power-to-fuel project plans 6 commercial-scale carbon neutral fuel facilities by 2030

We all need some good news right now so it was welcoming to see the latest newsflash from Liquid Wind about the Expert Consortium uniting for a green Power-to-Fuel project to convert carbon emissions into cost-effective carbon neutral fuel. In today’s Digest, the details on the project, led by Liquid Wind, plans to establish commercial-scale renewable fuel facilities, the players of the Consortium like Axpo, COWI, Carbon Clean Solutions, Haldor Topsoe, Nel Hydrogen and Siemens, and exactly how ...
Tags: Sweden, Marine, Top Stories, Siemens, Scandinavia, Gothenburg Sweden, Haldor Topsoe, COWI, Methanol, Axpo, Carbon Clean Solutions, Axpo Nordic AS, Liquid Wind, European Union Through, Project Management and Engineering, Balance of Plant COWI


Alfa Laval to build $5.9M process line for St1 biorefinery

In Sweden, Alfa Laval has won an order from the energy company St1 for a process line to be installed in a new biorefinery in Sweden. The order has a value of approximately $5.9 million and is booked in the Food Systems unit of the Food & Water Division. Deliveries are scheduled for 2021. The order includes various pieces of equipment for the new St1 biorefinery plant to be built in Gothenburg, Sweden. The equipment will remove various impurities from waste fats and oils, which later will be ...
Tags: Sweden, Producer News, Gothenburg Sweden, Alfa Laval, Alfa Lava, St1 biorefinery, Sweden Alfa Laval, Food Systems, Food Water Division Deliveries


Bramhults: Reclaim February

In Sweden, sick-leave is the highest in February. Every year. It also has consequences for society, both in terms of economy and productivity. Making February a better month thus benefits not only ourselves but society as well. So Brämhults juice has decided to take up the fight against darkness, illness and sedentary. Using the power of nature in a juice shot, it's time to Reclaim February. If you are in Gothenburg, Sweden and in case of health emergency, just break the glass to...
Tags: Sweden, Advertising, Gothenburg Sweden


New species of antibiotic-resistant bacteria found in infected wound

A hitherto unknown antibiotic-resistant bacteria species, in the same family as E. coli and Salmonella spp., has been found and classified in Sweden. The proposed taxonomic name of the species -- the first of the new genus -- is Scandinavium goeteborgense, after the city of Gothenburg, Sweden, where the bacterium was isolated and the research was done.
Tags: Sweden, Gothenburg Sweden


New species of antibiotic-resistant bacteria found in infected wound

A hitherto unknown antibiotic-resistant bacteria species, in the same family as E. coli and Salmonella spp., has been found and classified in Sweden. The proposed taxonomic name of the species -- the first of the new genus -- is Scandinavium goeteborgense, after the city of Gothenburg, Sweden, where the bacterium was isolated and the research was done.
Tags: Science, Sweden, Gothenburg Sweden