Archive for the finland Category

HC ANDERSEN – satuja ja tarinoita

Posted in finland, hardcore, LPs i used to have, punk rock on September 7, 2021 by vesalahde

classic finnish hardcore/punk


Posted in finland, folk, LPs i used to have, rock, Uncategorized on September 3, 2021 by vesalahde

this was/is one amazing/unique album.


Posted in 70s, basssolos, finland, jazz rock, progressive rock on August 18, 2021 by vesalahde

great track and the bass solo in the end part

STONE – s/t

Posted in finland, LPs i used to have, speed metal, thrash metal on July 23, 2021 by vesalahde

trip back to the 80s, classic finnish speed/thrash, albumful of hits


Posted in 70s, finland, progressive rock on July 14, 2021 by vesalahde

beauty of 70s prog rock


Posted in ambient, drone, finland, folk, instrumental on July 11, 2021 by vesalahde

suprisingly after all these years i can listen this myself, minimalistic experimental guitar tracks, drone/ambient/etc.


Posted in drone, finland, folk on June 21, 2021 by vesalahde

hidden gems from the past

PEKKA STRENG – kesämaa

Posted in 70s, finland, folk, folk rock on June 21, 2021 by vesalahde

reposting this amazing album


Posted in 80s, finland, hard rock, rocknroll on June 16, 2021 by vesalahde

albumful of rocknroll hits, remember listening this on and on with my korvalappustereo, made going to school easier.


Posted in 70s, finland, progressive rock on June 15, 2021 by vesalahde

innovative 70s


Posted in 70s, finland, progressive rock, psychedelic rock on June 1, 2021 by vesalahde

more adventurous greatness from the 70s


Posted in 70s, finland, progressive rock, video on May 27, 2021 by vesalahde

adventurous, magical


Posted in finland, heavy psych, progressive rock, video on May 26, 2021 by vesalahde

heavy psych from the 70s

JUKKA TOLONEN – summer games

Posted in finland, instrumental, jazz rock, progressive rock on May 24, 2021 by vesalahde

timeless masterpiece


Posted in 70s, finland, progressive rock on May 18, 2021 by vesalahde

lack of interesting new world music, so heres more finnish “proge”.


Posted in finland, progressive rock, rock on May 14, 2021 by vesalahde

more fantastic 70s

TASAVALLAN PRESIDENTTI- changing times and movements

Posted in 70s, finland, jazz rock, progressive rock on May 12, 2021 by vesalahde

new LP from legendary finnish progrock group

AKKAJEE – lastenkerääjä

Posted in finland, folk, weird folk on April 8, 2021 by vesalahde

enchanting, at times cacophonic, finnish weird folk

MINNA KOSKENLAHTI – toinen/other

Posted in experimental, finland, instrumental, percussion, world music on April 1, 2021 by vesalahde

experimental, primitive, almost tribal, solo percussion music CAMP

HURRIGANES – crazy days

Posted in finland, LP collection, rocknroll on January 3, 2021 by vesalahde

more finnish classics, music does the talking

FLASHBACKSLIDERS – let’s go rockin’ tonight

Posted in finland, hard rock, LP collection, rocknroll on January 3, 2021 by vesalahde

backsliders tribute to hurriganes, finnish rocknroll at its finest


Posted in avant garde, experimental, finland, instrumental, video, violin on November 17, 2020 by vesalahde

1,6GB promo download was bit too much, browser crashed, but you can hear the dreamy experimental violin from the hazy forest video above.

KINGSTON WALL – shine on me

Posted in finland, psychedelic rock, video on November 4, 2020 by vesalahde


Posted in blues rock, finland, hard rock, progressive rock on November 2, 2020 by vesalahde

finnish classics from the 70s


Posted in doom metal, finland, folk, Uncategorized on May 15, 2020 by vesalahde

so far listened only the 1st track, how beautiful it is, reminds of 70s finnish proge.



Posted in 80s, finland, hard rock, heavy metal, Uncategorized on April 27, 2020 by vesalahde

1st ever finnish metal band i heard, remember buying this as a cassette, still rocking harder than many new bands.


Posted in finland, instrumental, progressive rock, psychedelic rock, Uncategorized on April 8, 2020 by vesalahde

bit lazy to listen the promo albums right now, so heres enjoyable space voyage.


Posted in 70s, 80s, finland, punk rock, rock, Uncategorized on January 11, 2020 by vesalahde

One tweet made me think of more music i heard and liked in the late 70s before i listened music, heard them from radio, TV1 (there was only one TV channel in Finland, maybe two?) or somewhere else, didnt know anything about genres, punk rockers smoking cigarettes in the corner of Ounasvaara school looked like monsters, tried to stay as far from them as possible.

  1. Maukka Perusjätkä – Säpinää
  2. Problems? – Katupoikien Laulu
  3. Kollaa Kestää – Jäähyväiset Aseille
  4. Pelle Miljoona – Tahdon rakastella sinua
  5. Pave Maijanen & Mistakes – Pidä huolta
  6. Kari Peitsamo & Ankkuli – Kauppaopiston naiset
  7. Hurriganes – Hot Wheels
  8. Ypö-Viis – Mikkitelineestä on puolet minun
  9. Virtanen – Elektroninen xtaasi
  10. Kollaa Kestää – Kirjoituksia Kellarista
  11. Problems? – Lanka palaa
  12. Juice Leskinen – Jyrki boy
  13. Freeman – Ajetaan tandemilla
  14. Mika Sundqvist – Moottoripyörä on moottoripyörä


Posted in finland, rock, Uncategorized on December 30, 2019 by vesalahde

legendary pirate still showing how to make catchy choruses


Posted in 70s, finland, progressive rock, Uncategorized on December 20, 2019 by vesalahde

reposting this because the most of the new music is so bitter like the era we are living.


70s finnish progressive rock playlist/compilation for the curious, might also call it STREAMING EARTH VOL4

PIIRPAUKE – konevitsan kirkonkellot
WIGWAM – bless your lucky stars
CHARLIES – living for myself
HAIKARA – köyhän pojan kerjäys
KALEVALA – boogie
NIMBUS – yksinäinen purjehtija
PEKKA POHJOLA – hereilläkin uni jatkuu
TABULA RASA – uskollinen
WOODOO – taikakulkunen
SCAPA FLOW – valmiina heräämään
FANTASIA 01-02-03