The Sweet Vandals

The Sweet Vandals

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The Sweet Vandals
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The Sweet Vandals are a vintage 60s and 70s funk band from Madrid. Their music was used in a Fiat Bravo television advert.

The Sweet Vandals were formed in Madrid the year 2005. After a few gigs they recorded a 45 containing the song "I Got You Man" under Funkorama label. The song was a succes in the underground market and the band signed with Unique Records, label from Germany. Their first album was released in 2007 and in 2008 was released in France by Differ-Ant, then the band tour extensively along Germany, France and more.

After the Fiat advert the band published their second album: "Lovelite", more focused in raw soul, they play a live session at the BBC at Maida Vale Studios and Rockpalast at german WDR, also play in many countries like Finland, Mexico, Portugal, Italy, Switzerland, Holland, Belgium, Uk, just to name a few.

In 2011 they release their last work with Unique Records, their third album "So Clear", with a more sophisticated production including a gospel choir, strings, electric pianos, etc. The band open its influences with more jazz, soul, psychedelia, blues...They tour extensively in Spain for first time.

In 2012 they start working with their own label, "Sweet Records" and release several 45's before their fourth album: "After All", that will be released worlwide between March and May 2013 through Vampisoul distribution.
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The Sweet Vandals Discography Tracks

Albums

The Sweet Vandals The Sweet Vandals (Album) Unique Germany 2007 Sell This Version
The Sweet Vandals Love Lite (Album) Unique France 2009 Sell This Version
The Sweet Vandals So Clear (Album) Unique Germany 2011 Sell This Version
SRLP-001 The Sweet Vandals After All(LP) Sweet Records (4) SRLP-001 Spain 2013 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

19730045-1 The Sweet Vandals I Got You, Man! / Wake Up!(7") Funkorama Records 19730045-1 Spain 2005 Sell This Version
19730045-3 The Sweet Vandals What's Going On / Do It Right(7") Funkorama Records 19730045-3 Spain 2006 Sell This Version
UNIQ 128-1 The Sweet Vandals Too Much / Runaway People(7", Single) Unique UNIQ 128-1 Germany 2007 Sell This Version
UNIQUE 124-1 The Sweet Vandals Charlie Love / Papa's Got A Brand New Bag(7") Unique UNIQUE 124-1 Germany 2007 Sell This Version
The Sweet Vandals Beautiful (Single) Unique Germany 2008 Sell This Version
UNIQ158-1 The Sweet Vandals Thank You For You / Let's Have Some Fun(7") Unique UNIQ158-1 Germany 2009 Sell This Version

Compilations

none Freddy Cole / The Sweet Vandals / Mina Agossi Freddy Cole / The Sweet Vandals / Mina Agossi - Untitled(CDr, Comp, Ltd, Promo) Half Note Jazz Club none Greece 2009 Sell This Version