“As many of you know I’m currently working on my new baby, it’s going slowly, but surly… hm… somewhere,” says quirky Swedish singer Kissey Asplund, in the middle of crafting a follow-up album to her 2008 Papajazz-produced debut, Plethora.

On her birthday yesterday, she decided to give a little something to tide over the listeners: a bare naked studio-demo of a “hero” song she’s currently working on called ‘Rise Up/Oxygen Skyer’.

I do miss goody bags at birthday parties.