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Rock'n Roll, Rockabilly, Hillbilly, Surf, R&B, Neobilly, Psychobilly Gigs in Finland
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July 2016
Jul 2 Nastola 20th Nastolan Rautalanka Festarit - The Beatfools feat. Jami (Fin), Periferia (Fin), Gitte & Black Cats (Fin), The Lunaters (Fin), The Sailors (Fin), Johnny Lundin Band (Swe), Tasty (Nor), The Hundows (Hun), The Kortongs (Fin), The Regents feat. Jami (Fin), The Sounds & Rock Jerry (Fin), Showtime 14-02
Jul 2 Ace Corner, Lahti 6th Kopteri British Bike Day (9-15)
British Breakfast 9-11
Walter and The Blue Connection (Fin), showtime 13:00
Dj Smokey Joe
Jul 2 Järvenpää Puistoblues
10:30 Ovet, Hämpton Dixie Band
12:00 PEPE AHLQVIST H.A.R.P.
Tauolla Gommi ja Pommi
13:45 J. KARJALAINEN
Tauolla Gommi ja Pommi
15:30 NIKKI HILL
17:15 SONNY LANDRETH
19:00 SIMO
Jul 2 Black Door, Kaisaniemenkatu 4, Helsinki All Mod Cons with Dj Moonhead, Northern soul, rhythm n blues, mod jazz, ska, reggae, surf and other slippery sounds...
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Jul 2 Nostalgiabaari, Hiidenpirtti Savoy DeLuxe and His Hil-Billy All Stars (Fin)
Jul 2 Eikan Pub, Järvenpää Twisters & Jyrki Perälampi (Fin)
Jul 2 Sataman Herkku, Hirvensalmi King Drapes (Fin)
Jul 2 Visulahti, Mikkeli Old Timer Run - Poor Fellas (Fin), showtimes 11:00 & 13:00
Jul 2 Huvikumpu, Otava Old Timer Run evening party - SaraLee (Fin)
Jul 2 Metsänlinna, Ristiina Outsiders (Fin), Poor Fellas (Fin)
Jul 2 Bar Fiesta, Kontula, Helsinki Record Release Party - The Rockanites (Fin)
Jul 2 Nokkakiven huvipuisto, Lievestuore Amerikan päivä - The Telefunkens (Fin)
Jul 3 Tallipiha, Tampere Suvivintage - Jeena ja Sokerpalat (Fin), showtime: 15-17
Jul 3 Nokkakiven huvipuisto, Lievestuore Amerikan päivä - Pepe Ahlqvist & Boogaloo Brothers (Fin)
Jul 4 Nokkakiven huvipuisto, Lievestuore Amerikan päivä - Greystone (Fin)
Jul 8 Savonsolmu, Pieksämäki

Savonsolmu Beach & Blues Party
Little Willie Mehto (Fin), SaraLee (Fin), Mighty Four (Fin), MC Teppo Nättilä

Jul 9 Golden Classics Café, Helsinki B. Cupp Combo (Fin), Paulina's Diner (Fin), Record Hop by DJ Sassy Mae
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Jul 9 Gasthaus Matinliisa, Levanpellontie 252, Kullaa Kullaa Rock´n´Roll Rumble
Mystery Train (Fin), Jussi Syren & The Groundbreakers (Fin), Jumpin´Low down Dudes (Fin), Hurmio (Fin), CA$H Only (Fin), SaraLee (Fin), Reverend´s Leisure (Fin), showtime 17:00
Jul 9 Ruotsinpyhtää Ruukki Picnic - Paulina's Diner, Jake's Blues Band (Fin), Rockin' 8-Balls (Fin), The Limiteds (Fin), Dj's Farmer John & Smokey Joe
Jul 9 Ace Corner, Lahti Cruising tapahtuma - Mr. Black and 5000 Cadillacs (Fin)
Jul 9 Savonsolmu, Pieksämäki Savonsolmu Beach & Blues Party - Doctor's Order (Fin)
Jul 9 Keskustori, Tampere Tammerkosken sillalla - Sweet Jeena and her Sweethearts (Fin)
Jul 9 Päämaja, Tuusula Mr. Breathless (Fin)
Jul 14 Pori Pori Jazz - Brian Setzer's Rockabilly Riot (USA), Imelda May (Irl)
Jul 15 Mallaskosken panimoravintolan terassi, Seinäjoki The Blue Notes (Fin)
Jul 15 Shamrock, Tikkurila, Vantaa Dixi Teds Rock 'n' Roll Club - Sun Rockets (Spa), Johnny Filter band with Rock-Ola (Fin), Dj Pedro
Jul 15 Storyville, Helsinki Terrace
21:00 - 22:00 Kieron McDonald (Aus) / Mike Bell & The Belltones (Fin)
Club
23:00 - 23.45 Mike Bell & The Belltones (Fin)
00:15 - 01:00 Mike Bell & The Belltones (Fin)
01.30 - 02:30 Kieron McDonald (Aus)

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Jul 15 Harry's Jyväskylä Long Lost Patrol (Fin)
Jul 16 Harry's Jyväskylä Long Lost Patrol (Fin)
Jul 16 Bar Loose, Helsinki BIG SHAKE! This time we'll have a guest DJ Moon Kat and a resident DJ Vesa Yli-Pelkonen playing Rhythm & Blues, Soul, Jump Blues, TT-shakers, Mambos, Popcorn, Surf, Latin sounds... and more - from 45 and 78 rpm records! Down in the basement of Bar Loose, 23 – 04, entrance 5 eur (incl. cloakroom). Every 3rd Saturday monthly, welcome!
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Jul 16 Storyville, Helsinki Terrace:
21:00 - 22:00 The Lo-Lites (Fin)
Club
23:00 - 23.45 The Lo-Lites (Fin)
00:15 - 01:00 Firebugs (Rus/Fin)
01.30 - 02:30 Firebugs (Rus/Fin)
Jul 16 Bus Burger, Lahti The Drivin' Wheels (Fin), showtime 16:00
Jul 16 Eenokki, Rantatie 706, Säkylä Eenokki Cruise & Rock - Sun Rockets (Esp), Texas Oil (Fin), Mr. Milkbox & His Minions (Fin)
Jul 16 Ruuhijärvi 13th Ruuhijärvi Rockabilly Festival
The Rockin' 8-BALLS (Fin)
The Drivin Wheels (Fin)
The Straight Ace (Fin)
The Rockin' 45 (Fin)
Dj Smokey Joe
Dj Eddy
Peräkonttikirppis: 14:00
Tanssiopetusta: 16:00
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Jul 16 Veturitori, Pieksämäki Big Wheels Rock'n Roll Party - Kieron McDonald (Aus) with Mike Bell & The Belltones (Fin), Flying Flick Knives (Fin), Dj Mr. Brown
Jul 16 Aulangon Kievari, Hämeenlinna The Telefunkens (Fin)
Jul 16-17 Rehtiläntie 12, Minkiö Pistons Rumble - Anal Thunder (Fin), Vulture Club (Fin), Shoebox Revue (Fin), Dj's Farmer John & John Wayne
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Jul 19 Storyvillen terassi, Helsinki Roots Tuesday with Mitja Tuurala (Fin)
Jul 20 Lauhan Spelit, Isojoki Mr. Breathless (Fin)
Jul 21 Casino, Hanko Matchbox (UK)
Jul 21 Bryggeri, Sofiankatu 2, Helsinki SaraLee (Fin)
Jul 22 Tuulaaki, Joensuu Slow Down Trio feat. Paula (Fin)
Jul 22 Vesileppis, Leppävirta Elvis-kesätapahtuma - SaraLee (Fin), Aron & Cool Company (Fin)
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Jul 22 Ravintola Tehdas, Orimattila King Pythons (Fin)
Jul 22 Blackpool, Järvenpää Matchbox (UK)
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Jul 23 Dubrovnik, Helsinki

Rockin' & Woppin' 
The Rockin' 8-BALLS (Fin)
Velvet Candles (Spa)
The Doo Tones (Fin)
Dj Tiny Tim
showtime 21:00-03:00
ennakot: Tiketti
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Jul 23 Old Time Cruisers Club, Ahvenanmaa Sommarcruising - Merciless Rockers (Fin)
Jul 23 Vesileppis, Leppävirta Elvis-kesätapahtuma - Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin), K. Hyrrä & Kohtalon tähti (Fin)
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Jul 23 Strömforsin Ruukki, Loviisa Roots'n Boots Roots Music Festival - Stacie Collins (USA), Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin), Mike Bell & The Belltones (Fin), Bulletproof (Fin), Rack Doll (Fin), Jari Rättyä & Käärmekeitto (Fin), Honkatonk (Fin), Dj Mac, showtime 12-22. Kts. menopaluukuljetukset www.jyrkila.com "Valmismatkat"
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Jul 23 Pistohiekan lava/Ravintola Virta, Puumala Pistohiekka Rock 'n' Roll Cruising 2016 - The BopCats (Fin), Kapa Montonen (Fin)
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Jul 23 Kultainen kulaus, Seinäjoki Sweet Jeena and her Sweethearts (Fin)
Jul 23 Pub O'Robin's, Kerava J. Hearthill Trinity (Fin)
Jul 23 Laukaa John Smith Rock Festival: Francine (Fin) + others
Jul 28 Base, Espoo Mr. Breathless (Fin)
Jul 29 Storyville, Helsinki Intercontinental Blues Revue: Lazy Lester (USA), Eero Raittinen (Fin) with Knucklebone Blues Band (Fin), the first set on terrace 21-22
Jul 29 Savonlinna Pyhän Olavin päivä - Poor Fellas (Fin) + 1
Jul 29 Narvi-Sähkön sisäpiha (Kauppakatu 5), Rauma Grippin' Breeze (Fin), showtime 23-01
Jul 29 Kalkkirannan kievari, Sipoo Mr. Breathless (Fin)
Jul 29 Leipätehdas, Vaasa Matchbox (UK)
Jul 29 Amarillo, Vuokatti Bop & Roll - The Johnny Hooch Gang (Swe), Rodeo Jack & Hard Bones (Fin)
Jul 29-30 Mustialan kartano, Tammela Do Dads Reunion - Molly Moonstone (Fin), The Fanatic IV (Fin), Dj's Farmer John & Signstriper
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Jul 30 Amarillo, Vuokatti Bop & Roll - Rock 'In' Ganes (Fin), The Johnny Hooch Gang (Swe), Matchbox (UK)
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Jul 30 Puumala Ryhälän Rähinät - Poor Fellas (Fin) + other bands
Jul 30 Albertin Kellari, Hämeenlinna Rubberduck Ltd. (Fin)
Jul 30 Keskustori, Tampere Kukkaisviikot - Flamin' Star (Fin) + other bands
Jul 30 Terho, Meri-Teijo Mr. Breathless (Fin)
August 2016
Aug 5 Fifth Avenue, Hämeenlinna Matchbox (UK)
Aug 5 Juttutupa, Helsinki Ghettobilly - SaraLee (Fin)
Aug 5 House of Rock, Kouvola Club Psycho - Guitar Slingers (UK), Moonshine Stalkers (UK), Night Nurse (Fin)
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Aug 5 Tullikamari Klubi, Tampere Hillbilly Casino (UK), RelaxTrio (Fin), Night Nurse (Fin)
Aug 5-6 Rock & Roll Café, Maarianhamina King Drapes (Fin)
Aug 6 Storyville, Helsinki Matchbox (UK)
Aug 6 Kirjurinluoto, Pori Porispere - Hillbilly Casino (USA) + other bands
Aug 6 Outokumpu Kumpurock - Francine (Fin) + others
Aug 11 Tavastia, Helsinki Fatboy (Swe) + support TBA
Aug 12 Aulanko Areena, Hämeenlinna Linnacruising - Merciless Rockers (Fin), Cotton'n Steel Band (Fin), Billy & The Kids (Swe)
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Aug 12 Tampere Fatboy (Swe)
Aug 13 Aulanko Areena, Hämeenlinna Linnacruising
Afternoon: Boneheads (Fin)
Evening party: Dj Kuuma Blondi, Cast Iron Arms (Fin), Million Dollar Tones (Fin), Foggy Mountain Rockers (Ger), Trace Element (Fin)
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Aug 13 Möysän Esso, Lahti Fatboy (Swe)
Aug 13 Lavia Huuhkajavuori Blues - Mr. Breathless & Esa Pulliainen C-Combo (Fin)
Aug 13-14 Eteläpuisto, Tampere Jokamiehen festivaali 2016 - Jussi Syren and The Groundbreakers (Fin), MIillion Dollar Tones (Fin), Hoedown (Fin), One Way Riders (Rus) + others
Aug 14 Vanhankylän Kartano, Järvenpää Rock a billy Juhlaa - KK 50 years!
14:00 Daryl Haywood combo (Fin)
15:30 Maibell & The Misfires (Fin)
17:00 Hi-Fly Rangers (Fin)
Dj Farmer John
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Aug 19 Huvilateltta Helsinki The James Hunter Six (UK), Jo´ Buddy & Down Home King III (Fin)
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Aug 19 Witsiälän tanssilava, Hauho

Witsiälä Rock'n'Roll Party #1
Mr. Breathless & Esa Pulliainen C-Combo (Fin), The Drivin' Wheels (Fin)
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Aug 19 Joutsa Puskafestarit - The Telefunkens (Fin)
Aug 19 Suisto klubi, Hämeenlinna Pekka Tiilikainen & Beatmakers (Fin)
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Aug 19 Imatra Imatran ajot - Francine (Fin)
Aug 19-20 Bomba, Nurmes Drive-In & Rock
FRIDAY: The Rattlesnakes (Rus), Crazy Cavan 'N' The Rhythm Rockers (Wales), Rock-Ola (Fin), The Troubled Three (Swe), The Willie's Troubles (Fin), Deke Devilson (Fin)
SATURDAY: The Krekers (RUS), Petri Pettersson Brass (Fin), Kapteeni Kaskelotti (Fin), Wild Willie & Big Deal (Fin), Brandy Rockers (Fin), The Willie's Troubles (Fin)

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Aug 19-20 Hotelli Kumpeli, Heinola Real Gone Rock 'N' Roll Weekender -
FRIDAY: Cast Iron Arms (Fin), The Barnshakers (Fin), The Big Kahunas (UK), The Jaguars (UK), Black Raven (Ger)
SATURDAY: The Spunyboys (Fra), The Avengers (UK), The Slippers (Fin), The Toreadors (Fin),  The Jetaways (Swe)
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Aug 20 Bar Loose, Helsinki BIG SHAKE! This time we'll have a guest DJ Moon Kat and a resident DJ Vesa Yli-Pelkonen playing Rhythm & Blues, Soul, Jump Blues, TT-shakers, Mambos, Popcorn, Surf, Latin sounds... and more - from 45 and 78 rpm records! Down in the basement of Bar Loose, 23 – 04, entrance 5 eur (incl. cloakroom). Every 3rd Saturday monthly, welcome!
Aug 20 Jehu, Lemi Mr. Breathless (Fin)
Aug 20 Valdemar, Rovaniemi Midnight sun rock'n roll party - Hi-Speed Rockets (Fin)
Aug 20 Sture Jazz Bar, Helsinki Hi-Five Quintet (Fin)
Aug 20 Kontula Kontufestari - J. Hearthill Trinity (Fin)
Aug 20 ?, Kuopio Crazy Cavan 'N' The Rhythm Rockers (Wales)
Aug 23 Savoy-teatteri, Helsinki Rosanne Cash duo (USA)
Aug 26 Shamrock, Tikkurila, Vantaa Ike & The Capers "1955 ELVIS, SCOTTY & BILL- SHOW" (Ger)
Cherry Casino & The Gamblers (Ger)
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Aug 27 Asinsalmen lava, Vesanto RockAsi Vesanto - Greased Lightning (Fin), King Drapes (Fin), Lowbrow Blues Band (Fin)
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Aug 27 Mobilia, Kangasala "Rautalankaa ja Jenkkiautoja"
Flamin' Star (Fin)
Hiustenleikkuuta/ kampausten tekoa/ Scissor Sister
Vaatemyyntiä a'la Vintage Eija's
Pinstraiping By Rille
Jungle Records & Goofin Records levymyynti
Terassijamit
Peräkonttikirppis päivällä
Swing Team tanssiopetus
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Aug 27 Kisaranta, Kangasala RaceCoast Rockin' Fest #5
15.00 Dj's Mac & Moon Kat at the terrace
17.00 Live music at the terrace
17.00 Swing Team dance lessons
21.00 Ike & The Capers "1955 ELVIS, SCOTTY & BILL- SHOW" (Ger)
22.00 Pat McGinnis & his Three Stars (Swe)
23.00 Cherry Casino & The Gamblers (Ger)
00.15 Jack Rabbit Slim (UK)
MC Masu
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Aug 27 Kurikka Nordic Custom Bike Show evening party - Housewreckers (Fin)
Aug 27 Esakallio, Somero Badding by Agents - Agents, Vesa Haaja, Marko Haavisto, Mr. Breathless (Fin)
September 2016
Sep 3 Härmän häjy, Seinäjoki JP and his Boppin Therapys (Fin)
Sep 3 Pub Pikkupässi, Karkkila Trick Bag (Fin)
Sep 9 Dubrovnik, Helsinki Instro a Go Go Club - Surfer Joe (Ita), The Cruel Seas (Fin), Dj due The Pubettes
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Sep 10 Kaisaniemi, Helsinki Ude's Big 50 - Bands TBA
Sep 10 Tehdassaari, Nokia Nokianvirtafest. - Flamin' Star (Fin) + other bands
Sep 10 Ace Corner, Lahti Cruising Party - The Drivin' Wheels (Fin)
Sep 10 Rio Grande, Kuopio John Howdy and his Fin-a-Billies (Fin)
Sep 16 Käpygrilli, Helsinki Hel-Gators (Fin)
Sep 16 Vanha Töyksy, Hamina Doctor's Order (Fin) with Johnny "The Pirates" Spence (UK), Black Devils plays Hurriganes with special guests Janne Louhivuori & Remu
Sep 16 Totem, Lappeenranta Crazy Cavan 'N' The Rhythm Rockers (Wales), Mr. Breathless Trio (FIn)
Sep 17 Bar Loose, Helsinki The Fanatic IV (Fin), showtime before Big Shake
Sep 17 Bar Loose, Helsinki BIG SHAKE! This time we'll have a guest DJ Moon Kat and a resident DJ Vesa Yli-Pelkonen playing Rhythm & Blues, Soul, Jump Blues, TT-shakers, Mambos, Popcorn, Surf, Latin sounds... and more - from 45 and 78 rpm records! Down in the basement of Bar Loose, 23 – 04, entrance 5 eur (incl. cloakroom). Every 3rd Saturday monthly, welcome!
Sep 17 TBA Crazy Cavan 'N' The Rhythm Rockers (Wales)
Sep 17 Old Cock, Lappeenranta Paulina's Diner (Fin)
Sep 17 Golden Classics Café, Helsinki Doctor's Order (Fin) with Johnny "The Pirates" Spence (UK)
Sep 23 Albertin Kellari, Hämeenlinna Hi-Five Quintet (Fin)
Sep 23-24 Kylpylähotelli Rantasipi Aulanko, Hämeenlinna 3rd Tattoo & Rock Weekend
Sep 24 Isku Areena, Svinhufvudinkatu 29, Lahti The Pirates presents Roc & Roll Attack At The Icehall
Monkey & The Baboons (Pol), The Greasers (Fin), The Drivin' Wheels (Fin),
Dj Smokey Joe
Sep 24 Old Town, Porvoo Hi-Five Quintet (Fin)
Sep 24 Kestihovi, Yläne King Drapes (Fin)
Sep 24 Old Cock, Lappeenranta Trick Bag (Fin)
Sep 30 Storyville, Helsinki Trickbag (Swe)
Sep 30 Harry's Pub, Jyväskylä Sweet Jeena and her Sweethearts (Fin)
October 2016
Oct 1 Harry's Pyb, Jyväskylä Sweet Jeena and her Sweethearts (Fin)
Oct 1 Storyville, Helsinki Trickbag (Swe)
Oct 1 Pub Markus, Äänekoski The Telefunkens (Fin)
Oct 7 O'Malley's, Vaasa Doctor's Order (Fin) with Johnny "The Pirates" Spence (UK)
Oct 8 Juttutupa, Helsinki Doctor's Order (Fin) with Johnny "The Pirates" Spence (UK), Dj Farmer John
Oct 8 Kylpylähotelli Rantasipi Aulanko, Hämeenlinna Tawastia Stomp - Long Tall Texans (UK), Batmobile (NL), Knuckles (Fin), Skidmarkz (Fin), Dj Kuuma Blondi
Oct 8 Olohuone, Jämsä The Telefunkens (Fin)
Oct 21 Kolme lyhtyä, Lappeenranta Sweet Jeena and her Sweethearts (Fin)
Oct 22 Scandic, Järvenpää Rock 'n' Roll Nights 24 - Hayden Thompson (USA), The Rapiers (UK), Jam Rock Band (Fin), Limiteds (Fin), Lone Star Dreamers (Fin), Dj's Sleazy Tim & Kuuma Blondi
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Oct 29 Juttutupa, Helsinki Jo´ Buddy's Trio Riot (Fin), Dj Farmer John
November 2016
Nov 4 Käpygrilli, Helsinki Hi-Five Quintet (Fin)
Nov 18-19 Harry's Bar, Jyväskylä The Telefunkens (Fin)
Nov 26 Check Inn, Hyvinkää Frenzy (UK), Bull's Eye (Fin), Dj Kuuma Blondi
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Nov 26 Juttutupa, Helsinki GhettoBilly-klubi - Vesa Haaja Soittajineen (Fin), Dj Farmer John
     
December 2016
Dec 3 Juttutupa, Helsinki GhettoBilly-klubi - Fanatic IV (Fin), Dj Farmer John
Dec 3 Wood Pub, Lahti The Drivin' Wheels (Fin)
Dec 3 Opus K, Lohja Hi-Five Quintet (Fin)
Dec 3 Tavastia, Helsinki Tiger Army (USA)
Dec 4 Pakkahuone, Tampere Tiger Army (USA)
Dec 9 Café Zoceria, Espoo Paulina's Diner (Fin)
Dec 9 Old Cock/Cock's Cave, Lappeenranta Doctor's Order (Fin)
Dec 10 Old Cock/Nightclub, Lappeenranta Doctor's Order (Fin) with Johnny "The Pirates" Spence (UK)
Dec 31 Juttutupa, Helsinki GhettoBilly-klubi - Mike Bell & The Belltones (Fin), Dj Farmer John
February 2017
Feb Vesileppis, Leppävirta Ladybug Rock'n Roll Weekender
     

International Gigs

2016
July 29-31 GROSVENER HOTEL, NORTH PARADE, SKEGNESS, UK Skegness Stomp
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July 30 Lesní Divadlo, Czech Republic Rockabilly CZ Rumble 2016 vol. VIII - The Rockanites (Fin) + many other bands
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Oct 12-16 HOTEL OLYMPIA, Valencia Spain Crazy Rhythm - Teds & Rockers Festival #8
Lennerockers, Phil Haley and his Comments, Emmy Lou and Rhythm Boys, Cliff Edmonds, Laura Ashleigh, Rockin' Hellfire, Greased Lightning, Crazy Joe and The Rotten Rockers, The Racers, Lil' Graciela, Sailor Smile

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Last revised: heinäkuuta 01, 2016