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HammerFall is a heavy/power metal band from Sweden, formed in 1993 by Oscar Dronjak and Jesper Strömblad, then members of Ceremonial Oath . Dronjak had already composed some of the new band's music, including the song "Steel Meets Steel". Several of the band's early lineups featured members of other influential Swedish heavy metal bands, such as In Flames and Dark Tranquillity . The members intended to take part in a competition known as "Rockslaget".

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Thin Lizzy are an Irish hard rock band who formed in Dublin, Ireland in 1969. The band were led throughout their recording career by bassist, songwriter and singer Phil Lynott , and are best known for their songs Whiskey in the Jar , Jailbreak and The Boys Are Back in Town , all major international hits still played regularly on hard rock and classic rock radio stations. After Lynott died, various incarnations of the band have emerged over the years culminating in a more stable line-...

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W.A.S.P. is an American heavy metal band formed in 1982 which gained notoriety for its " shock rock "-image, music and live performances. The band, formed in Los Angeles, California, initially consisted of Blackie Lawless , Rik Fox , Randy Piper and Tony Richards . The band initially became famous for its raunchy and at times shocking live shows; Lawless was known to tie semi-naked models to a torture rack and hurl raw meat into the audience. The band's debut single, entitled A...

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Two artists share the name Timbuktu. 1) A rapper from Sweden.
2) A rapper from London, Ontario. 1) Jason Diakité (born 11 January 1975), known under the stage name Timbuktu, is a Swedish rapper. He is from Scania, the southernmost part of Sweden, from a city called Lund, and raps with a slight scanian accent. Having released four studioalbums and a live album he has firmly established himself as a political rap per, borrowing influences from folk music , American blues as well as m...

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Takida, a five piece rock band from Ånge, Sweden, started out in 1999 and they have worked hard to get where they are today. They have been touring all around Sweden and built quite a reputation as a solid live rockband. Their fanbase is growing as we speak. Their first demo Old was only produced in 500 copies and sold out immediately, Old was recorded in year 2000. It was followed up by the EP T2 (2000), the full length album Takida (2001), the ep Gohei (2003) and the ep Thorns (...

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There are two artists named E-Type: 1) Swedish singer.
2) English old school hardcore producer. E-Type (real name: Bo Martin Erik Eriksson) is a Swedish eurodance singer born on August 27, 1965. He became known to the audience in 1991 when the hit single "We've Got the Atmosphere" was released. This single went directly to the top of the Swedish charts. After that, E-Type became well known in the Swedish entertainment world as a television host, film soundtrack composer and a so...

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Jenny Amanda Katarina Jenssen (born Bengtsson, 12 September 1988 in Lund, Sweden) is a Swedish performer who became famous after finishing 2nd in the Swedish version of the popular talent show Idol after going head to head with Marie Picasso on 7th December 2007. Jenssen won 48.7% of the votes. On the 3rd January 2008, Jenssen announced that she had landed a record deal. Her first single, Do You Love Me , was released in stores on 23rd January. The following single Amarula Tree (written b...

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Jakob Hellman is a Swedish singer/songwriter whose sole full album release ... och stora havet is often considered among the best records ever made in Sweden. Jakob Hellman, born October 20, 1965 in Vuollerim, Norrbotten, is a Swedish pop singer. Although his only album to date was released in 1989, he is still well-known in his native country. Jakob Hellman grew up in rural north Sweden, just south of the polar circle.

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Amanda Fondell (born August 29, 1994) is a singer from Linderöd, Sweden. Fondell participated and won the singing competition "Idol 2011" Season 8 on Swedish TV channel TV4. On December 2, 2011 she was announced as one of the finalists, and competed against Robin Stjernberg in the big final at Ericsson Globe arena in Stockholm on December 9, 2011. Amanda won with 52% of the votes. On December 3, 2011 the single (the winning song of "Idol 2011") " All This Way " was released digitally in Swe...

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Södra Teatern | Stockholm
onsdag 16 april 2014

Puffra + The Novelties + Shemales

Broder Tuck | Stockholm
torsdag 17 april 2014

Excepter (US) + Moptaco Dics + Lise-Lotte Norelius + Vernichtung

Fylkingen | Stockholm
fredag 18 april 2014

Esoteric (UK) + Isole + Procession (CL) + Serpent Omega

D12 | Uppsala
måndag 21 april 2014

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Pustervik | Göteborg
måndag 19 maj 2014

Woven Hand (US) + Christine Owman

Babel | Malmö
lördag 14 juni 2014

ZZ Top (US)

Gröna Lund | Stockholm
måndag 16 juni 2014

The Brian Jonestown Massacre (US) + Les Big Byrd

Debaser Medis | Stockholm
tisdag 17 juni 2014

Off! (US)

Debaser Strand | Stockholm
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