Sallyswag is a sonic knock out and a colorful live band of heavy grooves & apt lyrics. These 9 women are a unique Swedish group with roots in dancehall, r´n´b/hiphop, pop/jazz, Balkan/Oriental, Afrobeat & Swedish folk music.
Ever since their start in 2014, Sallyswag has played hundreds of celebrated live shows nationwide, including clubs like Nefertiti & Fasching as well as festivals like Urkult, Umefolk, Peace & Love, Öland roots, HX Helsingborg & Stockholm pride festival.
The band was awarded a price for ”The newcomer of the year” at the 2014 ”Folk och Världsmusikgalan” event. Their debut album was nominated ”Rhythm of the year 2016” at Manifestgalan after it´s release. Same year they were awarded the price ”Framtidens Musikpris” with the jury stating:
”They possess a musical integrity and quality and they dare breaking old boundaries as well as crossing genres. They have an ambition for evolving, not just in music but in society as a whole.”