Det här är en gammal arkiverad spelning

Umeå Open 2012

Anna Ternheim

Anna Alexandra Ternheim (born in Stockholm, Sweden on 31 May 1978) is a Swedish singer-songwriter who performs in English.

She released her début album Somebody Outside in 2004. The Swedish Grammy jury awarded her as Best Newcomer of the year, and was nominated for Best Female Artist, Best Lyricist and Best Songwriter of 2005. She also won the P3 Gold award for Best Newcomer 2004.

For her second album, Separation Road released on September 27, 2006, she was awarded Best Female Artist and Best Lyricist of the Swedish Grammy jury, again she was nominated for Best Songwriter and Best Album. She received the award for Best Female Artist at the Swedish National Radio's P3 Gold Awards the same year.

Her début U...

Läs mer

Zola Jesus (US)

Zola Jesus is the stage name of Russian-American singer-songwriter Nika Roza Danilova (born 11 April 1989 in Phoenix, Arizona and raised in Merrill, Wisconsin, USA). Her music style combines electronic, industrial, classical, goth, and experimental rock influences.

Nika Roza Danilova was raised in Merrill, Wisconsin, on over 100 acres of forest. Danilova started singing early on, buying voice lesson tapes and opera sheet music at the age of 7; soon she began working with a vocal coach. It was not her parents' idea: "I begged them to do it. For some reason, I really wanted to sing opera even though I wasn't really exposed to it as a kid. I think my little baby toddler mind heard some opera song and then became fixated on how ...

Läs mer

Glasvegas (UK)

Glasvegas are an alternative/shoegazing band which formed in Glasgow, Scotland in 2003, the band is composed of James Allan (vocals, rhythm guitar), Rab Allan (lead guitar), Paul Donoghue (bass guitar) and Jonna Löfgren (drums). Caroline McKay (drums) left the band in March 2010 and was replaced by Lofgren later that year. Their music is influenced by artists such as Wall of Sound producer Phil Spector and other, more recent, bands which share that same aesthetic such as My Bloody Valentine and The Jesus and Mary Chain.

The band's line-up came together in early 2003, and later that year were seen for the first time by Scottish music industry mogul Alan McGee at King Tut's Wah Wah Hut club in Glasgow. Former Creation Records bo...

Läs mer

Peter Doherty (UK)

Peter Doherty is a UK singer-songwriter, currently fronting his band Babyshambles. Doherty first became known as co-frontman of The Libertines. Although The Libertines' exciting but short-lived existence lasted no more than two albums, the band left a lasting legacy on the current music scene, attracting a loyal fanbase with their 'band of the people' ethos and catchy songs.

Doherty left The Libertines after continuously failing to honor his band's commitments, and because of the deteriorating relationship between him and Carl Barât; although the exact story behind this remains debatable.

Doherty's post-Libertines work has been varied. He has distributed three sets of demos on the internet, an assortment of tracks w...

Läs mer


Joakim Thåström is a former punk rocker from Rågsved in Stockholm, Sweden. He played in one of Sweden's most famous punk bands, Ebba Grön. Later he formed the rock group Imperiet. When Imperiet broke up, Thåström started a solo career. During the 1990's, he left Sweden and formed the industrial band Peace, Love & Pitbulls. While making solo albums, Thåström has also found the time to hook up with tour guitarist Pelle Ossler and keyboardist Niklas Hellberg in a new project called Sällskapet.

Ebba Grön, 1977 - 1983
Rymdimperiet, 1981 - 1983
Imperiet, 1983 - 1988
Solo (Thåström, Xplodera mig 2000), 1989 - 1992
Peace, Love and Pitbulls, 1992 - 1997
Solo (Det är ni som e dom konstiga det är jag som e n...

Läs mer