Singer-songwriter José Gonzáles rose to international stardom when his debut album ”Veneer” charmed the audience and sold more than million albums worldwide. Argentinian-Swedish artist is known for his soft voice and delicately simplified folk-pop, which he often performs accompanied only by acoustic guitar. After his successful debut Gonzáles has released two studio albums and the latest one “Vestiges and Claws” came out in winter 2015. Though Gonzáles mainly performs his own music, he’s also known for his excellent and insightful covers of songs such as “Heartbeats” by The Knife and “Teardrop” by Massive Attack. José Gonzáles has performed in Pori once before back in 2004 though back then his stage was at the tiny Bar Mono.