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The Wannadies call it a day

Goodbye, The Wannadies
Goodbye, The Wannadies

Swedish indie rockers The Wannadies have split.

Frontman Pär Wiksten is, according to Planet Sound, quitting performing to concentrate on songwriting full time.

The band's biggest hit was You And Me Song (chiefly thanks to an appearance on Baz Luhrmann's Romeo + Juliet soundtrack), but following a quick straw poll in the office we've decided to embed 1997's Hit. It's after the jump…

Tom Porter worked on MusicRadar from its mid-2007 launch date to 2011, covering a range of music and music making topics, across features, gear news, reviews, interviews and more. A regular NAMM-goer back in the day, Tom now resides permanently in Los Angeles, where he's doing rather well at the Internet Movie Database (IMDB).