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VERANDAN RELEASES DEBUT EP
VERANDAN RELEASES DEBUT EP

Last week Finnish pop quintet Verandan, formed in 2015 around Cats On Fire guitarist Ville Hopponen, released their long awaited self titled debut EP. It’s a collection of six nuanced pop gems that delivers both depth and variance across style...

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CINA POLADA RELEASES 13th JULY
CINA POLADA RELEASES 13th JULY

Finnish pop quartet Cina Polada have released the third single from their forthcoming self titled EP due out next week on Strangers Candy. Listen to the contemplative two speed ‘July 13th’ below. It follows up previously covered singles, ‘Nowhere‘...

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CINA POLADA UNLEASH NOWHERE
CINA POLADA UNLEASH NOWHERE

Last month Helsinki pop quintet Cina Polada impressed us immensely when they shared the first single, ‘Gloom’ from their forthcoming self titled EP. Now they’ve unleashed ‘Nowhere’, an infectiously upbeat and powerful dose of delay drenched melancholy. The EP...

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MAN DUO SHARE SECOND SINGLE FROM ORBIT
MAN DUO SHARE SECOND SINGLE FROM ORBIT

Helsinki electronic outfit Man Duo, the project of Jaakko Eino Kalevi and Long Sam are set to drop their new album Orbit this week and in the lead up share a new single to back up, ‘What If It...

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IN THE GARDEN OF BURNING HEARTS
IN THE GARDEN OF BURNING HEARTS

‘And bring signs of life to these soils’ We’ve been sitting on sharing this beauty, ‘In My Garden’ from Finnish duo Burning Hearts since its initial release back in early May waiting for the outstanding previous single ‘Bodies Are...

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CATS OF TRANSNISTRIA RETURN WITH LOVE
CATS OF TRANSNISTRIA RETURN WITH LOVE

“The single ‘Love’ is exceptionally delicate, aerial and light for us. But the love talked about is, obviously, not real or healthy.” Cats of Transnistria. Helsinki experimental dreamscapists Cats Of Transnistria just released their exceptionally delicate yet dense new...

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CINA POLADA LIFT THE GLOOM
CINA POLADA LIFT THE GLOOM

Helsinki dream pop quintet Cina Polada just dropped this infectious, muscular and positively incandescent gem ironically, but aptly in a lyrical sense, titled ‘Gloom’*. Catchy as its canny, it’s their first piece of music since the three singles they...

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JAAKKO EINO KALEVI & LONG SAM ARE NOW MAN DUO
JAAKKO EINO KALEVI & LONG SAM ARE NOW MAN DUO

Photograph credit: Juho Huttunen Back in 2012 Helsinki based artists and good mates Jaakko Eino Kalevi and Long-Sam joined forces to produce their first full length Amateurs de Vérité under their own names. Since then both artists have been busy with...

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VERANDAN UNVEILS DEBUT SINGLE
VERANDAN UNVEILS DEBUT SINGLE

Back in late 2015 Finnish artist Ville Hopponen (Cats on Fire, The New Tigers) assembled an impressive array of fellow musical luminaries to help create his new music project Verandan. He described the process thus; “I have played music...

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BURNING HEARTS ANNOUNCE BATTLEFIELDS
BURNING HEARTS ANNOUNCE BATTLEFIELDS

Finnish electronic pop duo Burning Hearts have announced the release date for their long awaited new album Battlefields. It’s been five long years since we fell completely in love with their last effort Extinctions. The first stirrings of this...

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