Tom Trick was a Swedish rock group. Their active years were between 1979 and 1983. The band's line-up included Ulf Kjell Gür on vocals, Nisse Carlsson on guitar, Arne Arvidson on guitar, Badde Abrahamsson on bass, and Fredrik Reuterswärd on drums. Mikael Carlsson was on keyboard.
Sweden, formally the Kingdom of Sweden, is a Scandinavian Nordic country in Northern Europe. It borders Norway to the west and north and Finland to the east, and is connected to Denmark in the southwest by a bridge-tunnel across the Öresund, a strait at the Swedish-Danish border. At 450,295 square kilometres (173,860 sq mi), Sweden is the largest country in Northern Europe, the third-largest country in the European Union and the fifth largest country in Europe by area. Sweden has a total population of 10.2 million of which 2.4 million has a foreign background. It has a low population density of 22 inhabitants per square kilometre (57/sq mi). The highest concentration is in the southern half of the country.
Ulf Kjell Gür, born 3 December 1951, is a Swedish theatre producer, filmmaker and singer/musician. Gür was artistic and managing director of the Gothenburg City Theatre 1992-1995,, CEO at Sandrews Teater AB (1995-1996), producer at Royal Dramatic Theatre, Stockholm 1997-2002 and also producer at the Boulevard theatre, Stockholm 2002-2006. He has been involved in several international theatre, dance and music productions/festivals. As a singer/musician he was active in Tom Trick 1979-1983 and later a founder member in the European music group NOWlab since 1985.
Mikael Rickfors is a Swedish singer and bassist. From 1968, he was the lead singer and bass guitarist in popular Swedish band Bamboo. The band released two singles before breaking up in 1970. Rickfors would later perform with the British rock group The Hollies for about two years. His performing style during this period was with a wide range and powerful chest voice. In later decades, he took on a deliberate, slightly raspy tone.
Cheap Trick is an American rock band from Rockford, Illinois, formed in 1973. The band consists of vocalist Robin Zander, guitarist Rick Nielsen, bassist Tom Petersson, and drummer Bun E. Carlos.
Nu tändas tusen juleljus is a Christmas album in Swedish, recorded in 1980 by Swedish pop singer and ABBA member Agnetha Fältskog and her daughter Linda Ulvaeus, who was at the time 7 years old.
Secret Service was a Swedish new wave/pop band, popular in the early 1980s.
Helen Schneider is an American singer and actress working mainly in Germany.
Hits 93 Volume 1 is a compilation album released by Telstar Records and BMG in February 1993. The original Hits Album compilation series had effectively been retired in 1991 by the original partners in the series CBS and WEA, and this release saw BMG, who originally joined CBS and WEA in 1986, revive the Hits brand with specialist TV marketing company Telstar.
The Neonai is the fifth studio album by the gothic metal band Lake of Tears. It was released in 2002, being finished off by Daniel Brennare alone, with little help from the other band members. The album was hastily completed to honor the band's contract with Black Mark Production. Practically, the band had been on a temporary hiatus since 2000 and Brennare focused on the songs he thought would be most easily produced and mastered. As a result, unlike earlier work by Lake of Tears, the album features a drum machine, a minimal guitar approach, and heavy use of keyboards and electronic equipment. Ironically, it featured some of the band's more memorable tunes, although they differ from the "classic" Lake of Tears sound and feel. A remixed version of the song "Sorcerers" was released as a single, with "Nathalie and the Fireflies" as a B-side.
I'd Rather Write A Symphony was the sixth album and the second international release from Swedish singer/songwriter Ted Gärdestad, released in 1980 on the Polydor label in West Germany and The Netherlands, promoted by the single "Don't Treat Me This Way" backed with "Mindblower". An expanded and partly re-recorded version of the album was released as Stormvarning on the Polar Music label in Sweden the following year, the track "Love Light" is however only available on the international edition.
Stormvarning was the sixth album from Swedish singer/songwriter Ted Gärdestad, released on the Polar Music label in Sweden in early 1981. Stormvarning was an expanded and partly re-recorded version of the international album I'd Rather Write a Symphony, released in West Germany and the Netherlands in 1980.
Ulf "Tickan" Carlsson is a Swedish table tennis player, active at international level during the 1980s. His best achievement was gold at the 1985 World Championships.
"Bedbugs and Ballyhoo" is a single by Echo & the Bunnymen that was released in 1987. It was the third single from their 1987 eponymous album. The single was released as a 7-inch single and a 12-inch single by WEA Records and by Sire Records.
Out of Bounds is the second full-length album by Swedish melodic punk rock band No Fun at All, released on October 10, 1995.
Kär och galen is the sixth studio album by the Swedish rock artist Ulf Lundell. It was released in April 1982 by EMI. It was produced by Lasse Lindbom, Ulf Lundell and Kjell Andersson.
Ripp rapp is the fourth studio album by the Swedish rock artist Ulf Lundell and was released on September 4, 1979, through Parlophone. It was produced by Lasse Lindbom, Ulf Lundell and Kjell Andersson. The album has sold platinum in Sweden.
Längre inåt landet is the fifth studio album by the Swedish rock artist Ulf Lundell and was released on September 12, 1980, through Parlophone. It was produced by Lasse Lindbom, Ulf Lundell and Kjell Andersson. The album has sold gold in Sweden. This was also Lundells first double album.
"You're All I Wanna Do" is a song by American rock band Cheap Trick, released in 1994 as the second single from their twelfth studio album Woke up with a Monster. It was written by Jim Peterik, Rick Nielsen, Robin Zander, Terry Reid and Tom Petersson, and produced by Ted Templeman. "You're All I Wanna Do" was released as a single by Warner Bros. Records in the United States and WEA Japan in Japan, where it reached No. 13 on the Tokio Hot 100 Chart.
"Everything Works if You Let It" is a song by American rock band Cheap Trick, released in 1980 as a single from the soundtrack of the film Roadie. It was written by Rick Nielsen and produced by George Martin. "Everything Works If You Let It" reached No. 44 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and No. 40 on the Canadian RPM Top Singles.
"Reach Out" is a song by American rock band Cheap Trick, released in 1981 as a single from the soundtrack of the 1981 film Heavy Metal. It was written by Bob James and Pete Comita, and produced by Roy Thomas Baker. Although the film's soundtrack album reached No. 12 on the Billboard 200, "Reach Out" was not a commercial success and failed to make a chart appearance.
Il Giardino dei Semplici are an Italian pop-rock music group, mainly successful in the 1970s and 1980s. Formed in late 1974 and officially launched in early 1975, throughout four decades they have released 11 studio records, 3 live albums, 3 collections of re-recorded tracks, 18 singles and many Greatest Hits albums.
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