Archive for May, 2008

Brandsta City Släckers – 15 Minutes

Monday, May 26th, 2008

Brandsta City Släckers is a Swedish band with some firefighters that became very famous in Sweden. The group members usually work as firefighters and also perform dressed as such.

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Marit Bergman – Out On The Piers

Monday, May 19th, 2008

Marit Bergman is a Swedish pop musician who now lives in Stockholm. As a solo artist, she debuted in 2002 with the album 3:00 AM Serenades with her own record company Sugartoy Recordings. In 2005, a live-DVD, “Live at Rival” was released.

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Ankie Bagger – Where Were You Last Night

Monday, May 12th, 2008

Ankie Bagger is a Swedish disco/pop musician and singer who first gained attention in 1988 with her coer of Herrey’s Varje liten droppe regn as “People Say It’s in the Air.”

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Jose Gonzalez Goes Green Tour

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

Thanks to Current.com for providing this clip of Jose Gonzalez introducing his new tour. Currently Jose Gonzalez lives in Göteborg, Sweden. He is embarking on a ‘green tour’ with some of the proceeds going to Reverb, an organization that promotes music and environmental awareness. Jose Gonzalez deserves to be mentioned on Swedishmusictv because he embraces Sweden’s environmentally friendly culture.

In this video, he talks about
his philosophy and discusses the concept behind his last album and his
Green Tour. The album is inspired by Richard Dawkin’s book, “The God
Delusion,” which ties all the songs together on the theme of human
nature.