Royal Republic

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Royal Republic
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Royal Republic, 2012, at a music festival in Germany
Background information
Origin Malmö, Sweden
Genres Garage rock, alternative rock, hard rock
Years active 2007–present
Labels Cosmos Music Group
Roadrunner Records
Website http://www.royalrepublic.net
Members Adam Grahn
Hannes Irengård
Jonas Almén
Per Andreasson

Royal Republic is a Swedish garage rock band formed in Malmö in late 2007. The band consists of guitarist and lead singer Adam Grahn, guitarist Hannes Irengård, bass guitarist Jonas Almén and drummer Per Andreasson. They have won many music competitions in Sweden, including Emergenza festival. They are currently signed with Bonnier Amigo Music Group, OnFire Records and RoadRunner Records.

Their first album, We Are the Royal was recorded at Beach House Studios [1] in Malmö, Sweden, with producer Anders Hallbäck. The album was completed in 2009 and was mixed at ToyTown Studios[2] in Stockholm, Sweden by Stefan Glaumann (Rammstein, Europe, Def Leppard). The album was released in Sweden in February 2010 and was well received by critics, fans and rock radio stations. Their second album, titled Save the Nation was released in August 2012. The first 3 singles all reached #1 on Bandit Rock's "Most Wanted"-list, and "Tommy-Gun" was #1 on MTV Rockchart.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

2010 - We Are The Royal[edit]

(Nordic release in February/ European release in September[3] UK release of the album was on 21 March)

2012 - Save the Nation[edit]

been released on 24 August

Singles[edit]

  • "All Because of You" - (2009)
  • "Tommy-Gun" - (2010)
  • "Underwear" - (2010)
  • "Full Steam Spacemachine" - (2010)
  • "Addictive" - (2012)
  • "Everybody Wants to Be an Astronaut" - (2012)

also available on several compilation CDs including:

  • Bandit Rock #2 (Disc 1, Track 16)[4] - (2009)
  • Bandit Rock #3 (Disc 1, Track 8) [5] - (2010)
  • Sweden Rock #2 (Disc 1, Track 9)[6] - (2009)
  • Sweden Rock #3 (Disc 1, Track 3)[7] (2010)

Band Members[edit]

  • Adam Grahn – vocals, guitar
  • Hannes Irengård – guitar, backing vocals
  • Jonas Almén – bass guitar, backing vocals
  • Per Andreasson – drums, backing vocals

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