Swedish indie folk singer-songwriter Jose Gonzalez was born in Sweden, near Gothenburg. He is of Argentina descent and his parents moved from Chile to Sweden in 1976. He was growing up listening to Latin music mainly folk and pop. Despite this, he began his music career in hardcore punk band Back Against the Wall who were influenced by such acts like the Dead Kennedys and Black Flag. Later he decided to begin his solo career and released his debut album Veneer in 2003. Gonzalez plays classical acoustic guitar only and this is his trademark. Besides creating original melodies, he makes covers. Some of them are "Love Will Tear Us Apart" by Joy Division, "Born in the U.S.A." by Bruce Springsteen, "Teardrop" by Massive Attack, "Hand on Your Heart" by Kylie Minogue and others. His last album In Our Nature came out in 2007. You can download Jose Gonzalez’s albums in mp3 from our site.