Sahara Hotnights are a rock band from Robertsfors, Sweden. Their style incorporates elements of garage rock, power pop and punk. While in Australia, Josephine Forsman bet on a horse named Sahara Hotnights and brought the name back to the band.
The band formed sometime around 1991/1992, due to "boredom". Their debut EP, Suits Anyone Fine, was released in 1997 to immediate success and critical acclaim in Europe. Soon afterwards, the band signed with the Swedish label Speech Records, and over the next two years released three further singles, "Face Wet", "Oh Darling", and "Nothing Yet". In 1999 Sahara Hotnights released their debut full-length studio album C'mon Let's Pretend, which earned two Grammis nominations.
The Drive Dead Slow EP appeared in April 2000, released on the BMG label, before the band's second album Jennie Bomb (named for Jennie Asplund) was released in 2001 (2002 in America). The timing of its release coincided with a surge in interest in Swedish rock'n'roll bands, such...
Track listing: Who Do You Dance For?Hot Night CrashEmpty HeartWalk on the WireMind Over MatterStupid TricksNervesStay/Stay AwayKeep Calling My BabyThe Difference Between Love and HellHangin' http://www.saharahotnights.com/
Track listing: Alright Alright (Here's My Fist, Where's the Fight?)On Top of Your WorldFire AlarmWith or Without ControlKeep Up the SpeedNo Big DealDown and OutOnly the Fakes SurviveWhirlwind ReaperFall Into LineAre You Happy Now?Out of the SystemA Perfect Mess http://www.saharahotnights.com/
Track listing: Push on Some MoreQuite a FeelingDrive Dead SlowOh Darling!Wake UpThat's What They DoImpressed by MeKicksToo Cold for YouI Know Exactly What to DoOur Very Own http://www.saharahotnights.com/