Mares is a Swedish indie pop band from Uppsala that was formed in 2014 by Fredrik Danfors, Michael “Micke” Dahnberg, Fredrik Nilsson, Albin Egrelius Fredlund and Olof Wärend Rylander as a “fun thing” during high school. In 2015, the indie pop band debuted with the single "All you do and that you exist" which quickly sold platinum and today has over 13 million gigs on Spotify. They are signed to the record company Hybris. The follow-up singles "High heels" and "Do you ride a bike, I run" have both sold gold.In May 2018, the band released their debut EP "Rock'n'Roll will never die" with four completely newly written songs. At the same time, they embarked on a nationwide tour of Sweden with, among other things, a gig at Gröna Lund, Stockholm in June of the same year.
In the spring of 2019, the band's debut album "Sunnanvind" was released, where the album's title track became a "summer torment" and the band was nominated for Grammys and P3 Gold, among others.