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Loreen

Blessed in Stockholm, Sweden in 1983, Loreen — true name Lorine Zeineb Nora Talhaoui — initial made her tag over the music picture at age 21. The vocalist, who’s of Moroccan Berber descent, made an appearance within the 2004 period of Swedish Idol, executing songs by performers like the Law …

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Rolf Ericson

Among Sweden’s finest trumpeters, Rolf Ericson played within the U.S. frequently enough to get a strong popularity. He began on trumpet when he was eight and, after hearing Louis Armstrong enjoy in Stockholm in 1933, he turned to jazz. Ericson documented in Sweden with Alice Babs among others beginning in …

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Jonas Hellborg

A wild improviser, bassist Jonas Hellborg leans more toward rock and roll than jazz. Sketching motivation from Jimi Hendrix, Arabic music, and Life time, Hellborg started playing professionally within the middle-’80s. After some program function (including Pil’s Record, Ginger Baker’s Middle Passing, and periods with John McLaughlin’s brand-new Mahavishnu Orchestra), …

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Björn Ulvaeus

Guitarist/songwriter Björn Ulvaeus was half of the creation duo that included fellow Swede Benny Andersson who all produced the huge strikes by ’70s supergroup ABBA, who’s most widely known for the main pop one “Dance Queen.” Björn Religious Ulvaeus was created on Apr 25, 1945, in Gothenburg and started his …

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“Demons”

Appearing out of the Swedish garage area rock and roll underground, the Stockholm quartet “Demons” began making their tag early within the scene. Created in 1995, the lineup of guitarist/vocalist Mathias Carlsson, bassist Mathias “Muffins” Brink, drummer Micke Jacobsson, and guitarist Stefan Jonsson combined their like of the existing punk …

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The Wannadies

The Wannadies are among Sweden’s sweetest secrets, a music group that was fortunate to appear beyond the pop sensations of ABBA, Ace of Bottom, and Roxette to determine a profession inside contemporary rock. Hailing from Skelleftea, the Wannadies shaped in the past due ’80s and brought Sweden’s substitute rock scene …

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Jay-Jay Johanson

Swedish singer/songwriter Jäje Johanson, who goes on the stage name Jay-Jay Johanson, infuses the measured, slow-burn aesthetics of downbeat and trip-hop using the metallic pulse of electro-pop, leading to his personal signature make of film noir-imbued digital melancholy. Created and elevated in the town of Trollhättan, Johanson released his debut …

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John Dahlbäck

Tech-house maker John Dahlbäck was created in Stockholm, Sweden, in 1985. At an extremely early age his family members moved away to some smaller village beyond Stockholm, where in fact the youthful Dahlbäck discovered musicianship from his parents and instant family members, most of whom are music artists. His old …

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Joel Mull

Together with his additional Swedish peers such as for example Adam Beyer and Oliver Ho, Joel Mull continues to be reshaping the sound of techno through the 1990s at a age, emerging among the genre’s most encouraging long term producers. His musical profession began young, six, when he received his …

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Ulf Wakenius

b. Ulf Karl Erik Wakenius, 16 Apr 1958, Halmstad, Sweden. Elevated in Gothenburg, Wakenius performed electric guitar from early youth. Initially self-taught, he afterwards examined at Gothenburg Conservatoire. Originally, his interest lay down in modern blues but he afterwards transferred into jazz. By his past due teens he had been …

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