The Wannadies were an alternative rock band formed in 1988 in Skellefteå, northern Sweden. The band's initial line-up featured Pär Wiksten (vocals, guitars), Christina Bergmark (born 1 March 1963) (keyboards, vocals), Stefan Schönfeldt (born 5 June 1965) (guitars) and his younger brother Fredrik Schönfeldt (bass) with Gunnar Karlsson (drums) and Björn Malmquist (violin).
Early influences included The Go-Betweens, The Sisters of Mercy, John Lennon, the Pixies and The Clash.
The Wannadies played their first concert, a festival in support of the Nicaraguan Sandinistas, in October 1988 and only weeks later entered local studio KN to record the three tracks that would become their debut release—the Smile EP.
Smile was released in February 1989 and managed to pick up several 'single of the week' accolades from nationalЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Cherry Man EP [макси-сингл]
- Disko [сингл]
- Love in June [сингл]
- Smile [макси-сингл]
- The Wannadies [1990, альбом]
- Aquanautic [1992, альбом]
- Things That I Would Love to Have Undone [1992, сингл]
- Be a Girl [1994, альбом]
- Might Be Stars [1995, сингл]
- You and Me Song [1995, сингл]
- How Does It Feel? [1996, сингл]
- Someone Somewhere [1996, сингл]
- Bagsy Me [30.11.1996, альбом]
- Hit [1997, сингл]
- Shorty [1997, сингл]
- Yeah [13.09.1999, альбом]
- Big Fan [2000, сингл]
- Yeah [02.2000, сингл]
- Before & After [2002, альбом]
- Little by Little [2003, сингл]
- Skin [06.2003, сингл]
- The Wannadies [28.10.1997, сборник]
- Skellefteå [10.03.1998, сборник]