Vellamo

Koskenkylä

by Vellamo

Released 2015
Soiva Records
Released 2015
Soiva Records
Ethereal Finnish folk rock with gorgeous vocals and memorable melodic hooks.
NOTES
Koskenkylä is Vellamo’s third album. It was recorded in the summer of 2015 at Studio Farmhouse in Kokkola and mastered by Studio 57. The cover art is made by Maria Raasakka – a print maker and visual artist from Oulu, Finland. The album is named after songwriter Leinonen’s home village and features all original material that does justice to the band’s characteristic modern folk sound, honed with the previous album Trad’s fresh folk rock …
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Trad

by Vellamo

Released 2014
Soiva Records
Released 2014
Soiva Records
Ethereal Finnish folk pop with gorgeous vocals and memorable melodic hooks.
NOTES
Vellamo released their second album in late June 2014. Trad was recorded with a full band. This folk-rock gem contains beautiful arrangements of traditional songs from the Finnish and Scandinavian traditions. You can hear how surf rock guitars and hillbilly country style is blended with the Finnish tradition as well as the echoes of Joni Mitchell’s music paint a David Lynch – like scenery.

Vellamo julkaisi toisen albuminsa Trad kesä-heinäkuun taitteessa 2014. Levy on äänitetty …
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Vellamo

by Vellamo

Released 2013
Soiva Records
Released 2013
Soiva Records
Ethereal Finnish folk pop with gorgeous vocals and memorable melodic hooks.
NOTES
Vellamo released their first album in early 2013. The album was engineered and co-produced by Ken Anderson at Song Catcher Recording - studio in Vermont, US. This renowned folk musician (Hungrytown) also plays drum and bass tracks on the album. The tone of the album is clear and bright, respectful of tradition yet sounding fresh. It features both original and traditional songs.

"There’s so much to like about Vellamo’s music, which has a strong, …
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