Go Kart is the latest indie rock single by Icelandic singer-songwriter Gudmundur Jens Gudmundsson aka Kahnin. His 2021 single Man of Steel entered the Top 20 charts on Iceland´s national radio station Rás2, 99.9 fm. His music might remind you of Tom Petty or John Mellencamp but is cast anew in his unique arrangement and voice.
The song begins with a clean guitar riff setting a relaxed but energetic tone for the song.. We get a catchy electric guitar riff with a fuzzy tone for the pre-chorus. The chorus features synths combined with vocal harmonies and guitars to create a joyous chord progression and wall of delightful sound. Kahnin combines synths and modern pop elements with a solid indie rock base foundation. The tasty well-phrased guitar parts by Leo Abrahams, who has worked with the likes of Miley Cyrus, Imogen Heap, and Harry Styles, are a highlight of the song. The song is accompanied by a monochrome video that exudes joy and inspiration with a tinge of self-awareness.
This is a joyous indie rock track that truly stands out. With its guitar riffs, fuzzy electric guitar leads, and bright synths, the song offers a refreshing soundscape. Go Kart by Kahnin is a fantastic track that is sure to become a fan favorite. He has a truly unique sound that is sure to captivate listeners, and with his latest single, he has created something truly special. Fans of indie rock and pop music alike will love this song and its accompanying music video, and it’s sure to make its way into the hearts of many.