GIG GUIDE


Rock'n Roll, Rockabilly, Hillbilly, Surf, R&B, Neobilly, Psychobilly Gigs in Finland

January 2017
Jan 21 Dubrovnik, Helsinki

Greasy Rockin Party
21:00 DJ TALL MARK (UK)
22:30 THE DANGERMEN (Fin)
23:30 DJ TALL MARK (UK)
00:30 THE BIG KAHUNAS (UK)
01:30-02:30 DJ TALL MARK (UK)
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ennakot: Tiketti & Goofin' Records

Jan 21 Bar Loose, Helsinki BIG SHAKE! DJ's Sampsa Vilhunen & 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!
Jan 21 Eikan Pub, Järvenpää Hi-Five Quintet (Fin)
Jan 21 Waterloo, Turku Jussi Syren And The Groundbreakers (Fin)
Jan 27 Rauhalahti, Kuopio Matchbox (UK), Peer Günt (Fin), Willie's Trouble (Fin), Dj Esko Eerikäinen
Jan 27 Pikku Hanhi, Lahti Paulina’s Diner (Fin)
Jan 28 Rantasipi, Aulanko Melrose (Fin)
Jan 28 Sammontalo, Karhula Bulletproof (Fin)
Jan 28 Juttutupa, Helsinki Ghettobilly-klubi - Hanna Hush, Dj Farmer John
Jan 28 Sammontalo, Karhula Bulletproof (Fin)
Jan 28 Bar 52, Helsinki Texas Oil (Fin)
Jan 28 Venus Nightlife, Turku Matchbox (UK), Shoebox Revue (Fin)
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February 2017
Feb 2 Storyville, Helsinki Shakedown Tim (B), SaraLee (Fin)
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Feb 3 Bar Mendocino, Helsinki Bulletproof (Fin)
Feb 3 Corner's Pub, Kokkola Jussi Syren And The Groundbreakers (Fin)
Feb 3-4 Vesileppis, Leppävirta Ladybug Rock'n Roll Weekender
The Go Getters (Swe)
John Lewis (UK)
Shakedown Tim (B)
The Fanatic IV (Fin)
Limiteds (Fin)
Poor Fellas (Fin)
Grippin' Breeze (Fin)
Gru-V-Tones (Fin)
Oo Wee 55 (Fin)
Dj's Rokki Pekka & Smokey Joe
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Feb 4 Bar Aikalisä, Tampere Silver Swamp (Fin)
Feb 4 Juhtbacka Hotel, Uusikaarlepyy JP and his Boppin Therapys (Fin)
Feb 10 Eikan Pub, Järvenpää Hi-Fly Rangers (Fin)
Feb 10 Café Zoceria, Espoo Hi-Five Quintet (Fin)
Feb 10 Old Cock, Lappeenranta Greased Lightning (Fin)
Feb 10 Old Story, Tikkurila, Vantaa SaraLee & TeeTee Jumpin' Duo (Fin)
Feb 11 Hotelli Pihkuri, Viitasaari Poor Fellas (Fin)
Feb 11 Red Hot, Riihimäki

Barnhill Rockabilly Party
Johnny Blue & His Rhythm Drivers (Fin), The Chilibilly Beans (Fin)

Feb 11 Taverna Eskolanmäki, Kouvola

Hi-Fly Rangers (Fin)

Feb 11 Check Inn, Hyvinkää Jo' Buddy's Trio Riot (Fin), Blind Blonde and Bad Looking Guys (Fin)
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Feb 11 Vanhankylän kartano, Järvenpää

Hanki Fest - Million Dollar Tones (Fin)

Feb 11 Kipparin Kulaus, Turku King Drapes (Fin)
Feb 12 Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki

The Kustom Kulture Show - Ruby Knuckles Sextet (Fin), Melrose (Fin)

Feb 12 Kiikan kirkko, Sastamala Jussi Syren And The Groundbreakers (Fin)
Feb 17 Juttutupa, Helsinki Record Release Party - Vesa Haaja Soittajineen (Fin)
Feb 17 Joutsen, Hyvinkää Swan Rockabilly Night - Chilibilly Beans (Fin), Johnny Blue & The Rhythm Drivers (Fin)
Feb 18 Juttutupa, Helsinki Ghettobilly-klubi - Greased Lightning (Fin), Dj Farmer John
Feb 18 Bar Loose, Helsinki BIG SHAKE! DJ's Sampsa Vilhunen & 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!
Feb 18 Alppimaja, Ruokolahti Record Release Party - Vesa Haaja Soittajineen (Fin)
Feb 24 Café Zoceria Klubi, Espoo Chattanooga Hogs (Fin)
Feb 24 Hyöky, Hamina Record Release Party - Vesa Haaja Soittajineen (Fin)
Feb 24 Storyville, Helsinki Jussi & The Boys (Fin)
Feb 25 Sture 21, Helsinki

Instro a Go Go Club – Sky Dee & The Demons (Fin), Lefty & The Rightones (Fin), The Impulse 3 (Fin), DJ Debbie

Feb 25 House of Rock, Kouvola Record Release Party - Vesa Haaja Soittajineen (Fin)
Feb 25 Shamrock, Tikkurila, Vantaa Greyhound + one band, Dj
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Feb 25 Base, Espoo SaraLee & TeeTee Jumpin' Duo (Fin)
March 2017
Mar 3 Dubrovnik, Helsinki

"Lovestruck!" - 25th Anniversary and Record Release Party
20:00 doors open
21:00 School Of Rock (Fin)
22:00 Lone Star Dreamers (Fin) - A Cappella
23:00 The Doo Tones (Fin)
24:00 Lone Star Dreamers & the Rhythm Boppers (Fin)

Mar 3 Bar Mendocino, Helsinki Bulletproof (Fin)
Mar 3 Mulligans, Kouvola Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin)
Mar 4 Golden Classics Café, Helsinki Corrupted (Fra), Lo-Lites (Fin), Dj Sleazy Tim
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Mar 4 Lavaklubi, Läntinen Teatterikuja 1, Helsinki 78 RPM ERA - Dj's Vesa Yli-Pelkonen, Sampsa Vilhunen & Eric Swamp. Showtime 21 - 02
Mar 4 Tanhuhovi, Lohja Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin)
Mar 10 Työski, Hamina Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin)
Mar 10 Kangasala-talo, Kangasala ELVIS FOREVER 40th Anniversary-konsertti - Aron & Cool Company (Fin)
Mar 11 Bar Aikalisä, Tampere King Drapes (Fin)
Mar 11 Katu Klubi, Lahti Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin)
Mar 11 Pub Verstas, Lahti Double 50 Party - Snakebite (Swe), Drivin' Wheels (Fin), Dj Smokey Joe
Mar 17 Blackpool, Järvenpää Sherwood Tigers (Fin), Johnny & The Dodgers (Fin)
Mar 17 Raahe-sali, Raahe Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin)
Mar 17 Old Cock, Lappeenranta Jussi Syren And The Groundbreakers (Fin)
Mar 17 Old Town, Porvoo Bulletproof (Fin)
Mar 17 Albertin Kellari, Hämeenlinna Paulina’s Diner (Fin)
Mar 18 Söderkullan kartano, Sipoo Mike Bell & The Belltones (Fin)
Mar 18 Bar Loose, Helsinki BIG SHAKE! DJ's Sampsa Vilhunen & 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!
Mar 18 B25, Ähtäri Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin)
Mar 18 Muikkukukko, Sulkava

Poor Fellas (Fin)

Mar 24 Hyvinkää-sali, Hyvinkää Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin)
Mar 24 Käpygrilli, Helsinki Hi-Five Quintet (Fin)
Mar 25 Juttutupa, Helsinki Ghettobilly-klubi - Million Dollar Tones (Fin), Dj Farmer John
Mar 25 Golden Classics Café, Helsinki Janne 50th Anniversary party -
Housewreckers (Fin), Husky & The Sandmen (Fin), Dayhill Daddy-O's (Fin), Hi-Speed Rockets (Fin), DJ
Mar 25 Hämeenlinna 15th Tawastia Stomp - Deltas (UK), Legendary Shack Shakers (USA), Relax Trio (Fin), Rockin' 8-Balls (Fin), Johnny Blue & The Rhythm Drivers (Fin), Dj Kuuma Blondi
Mar 25 Savoy-teatteri, Helsinki Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin)
Mar 25 Raahesali, Raahe ELVIS FOREVER 40th Anniversary-konsertti - Aron & Cool Company (Fin)
Mar 25 Paapan Kapakka, Tampere SaraLee (Fin)
Mar 27-30 Dubrovnik, Helsinki Stompin' Festivaali
Mar 30 Storyville, Helsinki Jump4Joy (Swe)
Mar 31 Dubrovnik, Helsinki Stompin' Festivaali
Mar 31 Bar'n'night Vaakuna, Mikkeli Nekromantix (DK)
Mar 31 Malmitalo, Helsinki Port Arthur Bluegrass Band (Fin)
April 2017
Apr 1 Storyville, Helsinki Jump4Joy (Swe)
Apr 1 Klubi, Tampere Nekromantix (DK)
Apr 1-2 Dubrovnik, Helsinki Stompin' Festivaali
Apr 7 Bar Mendocino, Helsinki Bulletproof (Fin)
Apr 8 Juttutupa, Helsinki Ghettobilly-klubi - Mystery Train feat. Kitty Lee (Fin), Dj Farmer John
Apr 8 Paapan Kapakka, Tampere Hi-Five Quintet (Fin)
Apr 14 Sheriff Saloon, Launonen Clint Bradley Western Band (UK), The Toreadors (Fin), The BopCats (Fin), The Rebel Hunters (Fin), Dj Pedro (Fin)
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Apr 14 Albertin kellari, Hämeenlinna Jussi Syren And The Groundbreakers (Fin)
Apr 14 Gustavelund, Tuusula Johnny & The Dodgers (Fin)
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Apr 15 Bar Loose, Helsinki BIG SHAKE! DJ's Sampsa Vilhunen & 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!
Apr 21 Käpygrilli, Helsinki Bulletproof (Fin)
Apr 22 Lavaklubi, Läntinen Teatterikuja 1, Helsinki 78 RPM ERA - Dj's Vesa Yli-Pelkonen, Sampsa Vilhunen & Anssi Lihtonen. Showtime 21 - 02
Apr 22 Bar Paroni, Läyliäinen Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin)
Apr 22 Samlingshuset, Kruunupyy Good Old Times - JP and his Boppin Therapys (Fin)
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Apr 26 M/S Silja Europa, Helsinki Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin)
Apr 29 Olympiasali, Tampere Hot Rod & Rock Show iltabileet - Whistle Bait (Fin) + other bands
Apr 29 Street Bar 95, Turku Jussi Syren And The Groundbreakers (Fin)
Apr 30 Paapan kapakka, Tampere Paulina’s Diner (Fin)
May 2017
May 5 Bar Mendocino, Helsinki Bulletproof (Fin)
May 6 Juttutupa, Helsinki Ghettobilly-klubi - Sherwood Tigers (Fin), Dj Farmer John
May 12 Lavaklubi, Läntinen Teatterikuja 1, Helsinki 78 RPM ERA - Dj's Vesa Yli-Pelkonen, Sampsa Vilhunen & Moon Kat. Showtime 21 - 02
May 13 U2, Pihlajamäki, Helsinki Cliff Edmonds (UK) + Greased Lightning (Fin)
May 13 Liikuntahalli, Virrat Agents & Vesa Haaja (Fin)
May 13 Kamun Kapakka, Kerava Hi-Five Quintet (Fin)
May 18 Klubi, Tampere The Jets (UK), The Drivin' Wheels (Fin)
May 19 Rantasipi, Aulanko The Jets (UK), The Drivin' Wheels (Fin)
May 19 House of Rock, Kouvola Crazy Cavan & The Rhythm Rockers (Wales)
May 20 Virgin Oil Co., Helsinki Whistle Bait (Fin), Eddie Thunderbird (Fin), Crazy Cavan & The Rhythm Rockers (Wales)
May 20 Bar Loose, Helsinki BIG SHAKE! DJ's Sampsa Vilhunen & 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!
May 26 Lielahden kirkko, Tampere Jussi Syren And The Groundbreakers (Fin)
May 27 Karrinpuomi, Ypäjä Vesa Haaja Soittajineen (Fin)
May 27 The Rocks Bar & Club, Savonlinna Poor Fellas (Fin)
June 2017
Jun 9 Virranpoika, Leppävirta SaraLee (Fin)
Jun 17 Uusikaarleypyy

Road Rockets Car Meeting - Crazy Cavan 'N' The Rhythm Rockers (Wales)

July 2017
Jul 1 Riihimäki

Riutanharju Rock'n'Roll Festival #1 - The Desperados (USA) + 3 bands

Jul 4 Bus Burger, Asikkala, Lahti Jussi Syren And The Groundbreakers (Fin)
Jul 8 Ruuhijärvi

14th Ruuhijärvi Rockabilly Festival
Monkey & The Baboons (Pol), Toreadors (Fin), B. Cupp Combo (Fin), 1 band, Dj

Jul 8 Gathaus Matinliisa, Kullaa

Kullaa Rock 'n' Roll Rumble - Mr. Bang & his Gang (Fin), Limiteds (Fin), Fresh Fish Special (Fin), Mighty Four (FIn), JP & His Boppin' Therapys (Fin), Midnight Shift Trio (Fin), Bad Family (Fin)

Jul 8 Ace Corner, Lahti Poor Fellas (Fin)
Jul 14-15 TBA

Matchbox (UK)

Jul 15 Kisaranta, Kangasala

Racecoast Rockin Fest #6

Jul 15 Säkylä

Eenokki Cruise & Rock [info]

Jul 18 Siilinjärvi Siili Folk - Brandy Rockers (Fin)
Jul 22 Strömforsin Ruukki, Loviisa

Roots'n Boots Juurimusiikkifestivaali
South River Allstars
Creek Road Eleven
Sherwood Tigers
Hilland Playboys
The Ronski Gang

Saluunassa Pauli Halme & Antti Vuorenmaa
Pajakahvilan Iltabileissä The Lo-Lites

August 2017
Aug 4-6 Vanhankylän kartano, Järvenpää

Rockabilly Rocks!
The Blue Cats (UK)
Paul Ansell's Number Nine (UK)
Matchbox (UK)
Truly Lover Trio (USA)
Nate Gibson (USA)
The Diamond Hands (Rus)
Ed Cavin & the Blue Kings (Swe)
Whistle Bait (Fin)
20th Flight Rockers (Fin)
Rockin' 8-BALLS (Fin)
Vesa Snygg ja Satelliittiorkesteri (Fin)
Dj Farmer John

October 2017
Oct 5-7 Storyville, Helsinki Jump4Joy (Swe)
     

International Gigs

2016
     
Feb 2 Berlin, Germany International Country Music Meeting - Paulina’s Diner (Fin)
Sep 16-17 Bourges, France The Barnshakers (Fin)
Sep 22-24 Sturbridge, Massachusetts, USA New England Shake-Up - The Barnshakers (Fin) + many other bands
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Looking for Blues gigs? Go to Blues-Finland.com
Looking for Rautalanka gigs? Go to Rautalanka.org

Last revised: tammikuuta 21, 2017