Bob Hansson is one of the most famous contemporary swedish poets. He's written several books (Lugna puckars mosebok , Bräcklighetens poetik , Här är vi , Halleluja liksom ), performed at festivals, schools and rock clubs and made a spoken word CD where several famous swedish artists appear (Joakim Thåström and Ola Salo among others).
Sci-fi SKANE is Jonas Jonasson and Thomas Öberg, and when performing also Marcus Törncrantz. They make some sort of synthblues with reflexions upon society today. They have made one album and a few singles, the album is called "Känslan av att jorden krymper, växer" ( = The feeling that the earth is shrinking, is growing) Which is also the name of one of the tracks.
They Live by Night are Christofer Byström, Joel Sjöö and Martin Andersson. The group formed in Gothenburg in late 2004. They were signed by Razzia Records a few months later and released their first recordings as a 5-track Ep. The debut album Art and Wealth was released in 2007.
Annika Norlin is a singer/songriter from Sweden. Most of her songs are released under the name Säkert!, which is Annika Norlin's artist name when she sings in swedish or Hello Saferide which is her english stagename..
There are several artist called Snoddas: (1) A swedish 90s punk band. (2) A very popular swedish singer from the 50s-70s. (follow the "read more" link for details) Snoddas (1) is a swedish punk-band active in the 90s, the band was formed mostly by Lars Winnerbäck on vocals, Anders Johansson, Staffan Palmberg and Tomas Öhman. the band Snoddas released two cassettes and one CD.
Daniel Boyacioglu, a Swedish poet with so far thee musical CDs released. He started writing when he was 9 years old. He started rapping in early age, but then start to work with poetry instead. Now he's back on the hiphop scene with the albums 'The very best' (2004) and 'Visa 2007 – Show me the money' (2005).
Magnus Johansson is a singer/songwriter from Norrkoeping, Sweden. He sings in Swedish with lyrics that is inspired by love, reality and traditional folk songs. His first album was released in the early 90's. The single "Vakna nu Anneli" turned into a radiohit.
Gaby and the Guns är en svensk musikgrupp ursprungligen från Lund. Bandet bildades år 2007 och släppte sitt debutalbum Rygg mot Rygg år 2009 på skivbolaget National. Musiken är en typ av svensk folk med av inslag av pop, country och fransk visa. I februari 2010 mottog Gaby and the Guns Nöjesguidens musikpris.