Added: 24 October 2012

Swedish Metal Aid (Swe)

Swedish Metal Aid (Swe)
Band Info
Genre
Melodic Rock / AOR
Country
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v/a cities

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Active
1985
Media
Photos / Videos
Members
Solo Vocals:
Joakim Lundholm (220 Volt, Mugabe)
Joakim "Joey Tempest" Larsson (Europe)
Claes Robert "Robban" Ernlund (Treat, Sprängdeg)
Malin Ekholm (Aphrodite)
Tommy Nilsson (Easy Action, Horizont, Bala Band, Mystery (guest), Roulette (guest), Glen Spove (guest))
Björn Lodin (Bedlam, Six Feet Under, Rainfall, Gathering Freak, Vision, Ready Steady, Krokus, Netz, Mattsson, Astral Groove, Balls, Lars Eric Mattsson, H.A.R.D., Baltimoore)

Choir:
Heavy Load
Universe
220 Volt
Torch
Crystal Pride
Silver Mountain
SteelWings
Spellbound
Bedlam
Mentzer Group
Orions Sword
Deep Diver
Power
Motherlode
Aphrodite
Trash
Glorious Bankrobbers
Odessa
Red Baron

OZ
Treat
Europe
Madison
Easy Action
Fifth Avenue
Rolene
Candy Roxx
Criss 99

Neon Leon & Bondage Babies
SWEDISH METAL AID consisted of 120 metalheads from 29 swedish metal/rock bands who got together to record a song for charity. The LP was released as both 7 & 12inches with the B-side signed by the solo vocalists. The record sold in 50.000 copies and all the revenues was donated to help the people who suffering with hunger and sickness in Ethiopia.

The song was written by Joey Tempest of EUROPE and the music is played by EASY ACTION and TREAT. Solo vocals by Joakim Lundholm (220 Volt, Mugabe), Joakim "Joey Tempest" Larsson (Europe), Robert Ernlund (Treat), Malin Ekholm (Aphrodite), Tommy Nilsson (Easy Action, Horizont) and Björn Lodin (Bedlam, Six Feet Under, Krokus, Mattsson, Rainfall, Astral Groove, Balls, Ready Steady, Lars Eric Mattsson, H.A.R.D., Baltimoore).

The choir consisted of: HEAVY LOAD, UNIVERSE, 220 VOLT, TORCH, CRYSTAL PRIDE, STEELWINGS, BEDLAM, MENTZER GROUP, ORIONS SWORD, DEEP DIVER, POWER, OZ, SILVER MOUNTAIN, APHRODITE, MOTHERLODE, SPELLBOUND, TRASH, TREAT, EUROPE, MADISON, EASY ACTION, RED BARON, FIFTH AVENUE, ROLENE, ODESSA, CANDY ROXX, CRISS 99, GLORIOUS BANKROBBERS, NEON LEON & BONDAGE BABIES

The music video can be found at Youtube.
Also some short documentaries about the project can be seen here andhere.
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