Thu, 01 Aug|
José Gonzalez on Train
José González was born in Sweden in 1978 to Argentinian parents. In 2003 he released his debut album "Veneer" and "In Our Nature" in 2007 and most recently "Vestiges & Claws". Soft-spoken and acoustic works that made him noticed as a Scandinavian counterpart to American names such as Bon Iver, Ben Howard and others.
Tid & sted
01 Aug 2019, 20:00
Train, Toldbodgade 6, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
José González's trademark is beautiful fingering on the acoustic guitar, added to a soft melody and with a gentle vocal. Although his work consists mainly of original works, he has also done covers of tracks such as "Love Will Tear Us Apart" by Joy Division, The Knife's "Heartbeats, "Born in the USA" and "The Ghost of Tom Joad" by Bruce Springsteen , and "Teardrop" by Massive Attack.
In addition to playing solo, González is also a member of the band Junip and has also collaborated with English Zero 7 on their album "The Garden" where he is on guest vocals and instrumentalist on the tracks "Futures", "Left Behind", "Today", as well as the remix version of his own track "Crosses".
All Music Guide called "Vestiges & Claws" González's best album and praised it to the skies.