2004 – Pete Sandberg – Reflections

Jonas plays bass on some tracks of Pete Sandberg’s third solo album – which has been described as “a very acoustic album accompanied by the Copenhagen String Orchestra”. Sandberg is a long-time friend of Jonas and he sang on three Midnight Sun albums and in Opus Atlantica. Continue reading “2004 – Pete Sandberg – Reflections”


2002 – Opus Atlantica – Opus Atlantica

Debut album of Opus Atlantica where Jonas was re-united with vocalist Pete Sandberg (he sung on all three albums of Midnight Sun) and drummer Jaime Salazar. On this album the line-up is completed by young guitar wizard Johan Reinholz. Continue reading “2002 – Opus Atlantica – Opus Atlantica”

2001 – Pete Sandberg’s Jade – Origin

Second album of Pete Sandberg’s project ‘Jade’. The album contains really mature first-class classic Scandinavian AOR songs with plenty of great hooks, sweet higher pitched vocals and an equal mix of melodic guitars and keyboards. The songwriting is great with cheerful chorusses and offers traditional AOR fans a lot of enjoyment. Jonas plays bass on some tracks and co-wrote some songs. Continue reading “2001 – Pete Sandberg’s Jade – Origin”

1999 – Reingold – Universe

In 1999 Jonas still had his band ‘Midnight Sun’ but he found that he needed another band to release material that he had written in a different style and in another context. He asked top-vocalist Göran Edman (Malmsteen), drummer Jaime Salazar (Bad Habit) and axeman Marcus Jacobsen to join him. Some years later, this setting would lead to the formation of Karmakanic. Continue reading “1999 – Reingold – Universe”