Dia Psalma are almost legendary in the Swedish punk scene. Their music is best described as punk and metal tunes with influences from folk music with lyrics stretching from politics to Swedish folklore. The band is best categorized as "trallpunk", a Swedish term to describe punk sung in Swedish with lyrics easy to sing along with.
The band was formed in 1992 from the 80's punk band "Strebers" after one of the members died in a car accident. Ulke and Ztikkan recorded one last album called "Till en vän" (to a friend) with a drum machine replacing their friend and then decided to start a new band. They found Stipen who joined them as a drummer and in 1992 Dia Psalma was formed.
During the 90s Dia Psalma swept in like ...
Asta Kask is a punk band from Töreboda, Sweden. It was founded as X-tas in 1978, but changed to Asta Kask in 1980. In 1984 the band started working with Rosa Honung Records. After the 1986 release of the "Aldrig en LP" the band split up.
Bjurren and Bonnie started Cosa Nostra, Micke joined Strebers and Ernie started NEIN together with members of Rolands Gosskör.
In 1989 the band was reunited and played a few gigs, but then went dormant until 1992 when they played at Rosa Honung's ten year jubilee. Then the band went quiet again until 2003 when they started touring again as a "revenge" for all the unfairness they've been put through. The drummer, Bjurre, quit the band in late 2004 to focuson his other bands Frost and...
De Lyckliga Kompisarna ("The Happy Friends" in English) is a Swedish punk band active in the early nineties. The driving force behind the band was the singer Mart Hällgren, who also played various instruments in the band during the years.
The band was reunited again in late 2007 - early 2008 Read more on Last.fm . User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.
There are, at least, two bands known as Troublemakers:
1) A French trio
2) A Swedish punk
1) A French trio: Fred Berthet, Arnaud Taillefer & DJ Oil. They met, in 1998, at la Friche Belle (Marseille, France). Their appreciation for '60s / '70s jazz, funk & film scores - plus dance elements - produced a distinctive eclectic sound.
Two years in studio produced a début album - Doubts & Convictions (2001 on Guidance Recordings). Then, Fred departed, leaving a duo. Next they produced a 52 min' film soundtrack - Express Way (filmed in Marseille, OST on Blue Note).
2) A Swedish punk band originally formed in Gothenburg in 1981 with members from Perverts and Göteborg Sound. After a while the band s...
Vrävarna startade 1984 och gav då ut kassetter som "Bögen är lös" m.fl. 1992 släpptes en vinyl:ep "Runka med kondom". Då tog det liv i den lilla
postorderstaden Borås, där dom kommer ifrån. Första upplagan av ep:n sålde slut direkt och låten "Fartränder" gick in som sjätte plats på Radio 7`s topplista. Men alla tyckte inte att detta var roligt. Radio 7 bjöd in Vrävarna för en intervju. Borås dåvarnade kulturchef tyckte detta var fruktansvärt och läste upp texten till (den snälla) låten "Fartränder" - "Jag hade söpit å magen var kass, var tvungen att skita på ett utedass, Dä fanns inget papper fick torka med ett löv, kalsongen var färgad av min vröv" osv osv.
Vrävarna fick då chans att ta up en ordentlig moondiskusion...om vilka...