Label: Ultima Thule Records - CDUT 0103-7 • Format: CD Compilation • Country: Sweden • Genre: Rock •
Eddie Meduza real name Errol Leonard Norstedt ; 17 June — 17 January was a Swedish composer Большой Каретный - Владимир Высоцкий - Мне Есть Что Спеть. Часть 1 (DVD) musician working mainly in the rockabilly genre. Many of his songs were about alcohol, women, and cars, often with obscene lyrics.
Sometimes they were also politically oriented, many aimed against the Swedish Government in power at the time Moderaterna - Centerpartiet - Folkpartiet and Swedish Social Democrats Conservative respectively Labour-parties and also against the Norwegians.
He was also a popular performer of Raggare music. Norstedt's other identity was the far more vulgar E. Hitler skiter " a recording of himself move the bowels to sexually explicit material.
Hitler recordings were only available through tapes, that Bonnafan - Eddie Meduza - Alla Tiders Fyllekalas Vol 7 had order by mail directly from his small sole proprietorship during his lifetime, some of these tapes appear to have become copied to CDs posthumously.
He did, however, have a certain deeper humorous line as well. He is remembered now mostly for his more explicit work, but many of his songs are very ironic and some contain clever, albeit unpolished, social commentaryand earn his music something of a Bonnafan - Eddie Meduza - Alla Tiders Fyllekalas Vol 7 following.
He played most of the instruments himself. He reportedly said that no matter what he did it was never good enough for the critics. Despite this he was considered an accomplished musician and songwriter, in particular by Swedish record company executive Bert Karlsson who, with mixed results, tried to foster that talent in Norstedt. He never had a major breakthrough nor achieved any commercial success, and this is commonly attributed to his increasingly obscene songwriting. According to Meduza, he developed alcoholism in the late s during periods of intensive touring.
Inhe was convicted of drink-driving, and spent one month in prison. This jail sentence did nothing to reduce his alcohol consumption, and a year after his release, he suffered a nervous breakdown. Still, Meduza's alcoholism worsened, and a major health scare came for him inwhen he collapsed on his way to perform at a concert.
He was diagnosed with ventricular hypertrophy enlarged heartand doctors warned him that he would die if he drank again. Meduza initially heeded his doctors' advice, changed his lifestyle completely,  sobered up and started working out. By the late s, Meduza's depression had worsened, and he relapsed back into alcoholism, which rapidly took its toll on his weak health. He is survived by his wife and children. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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