CHICAGO FILMFESTIVAL

FAMILY MEETING USPREMIERE IN CHICAGO The Jussi – and Venla – awardnominated FAMILY MEETING will have its US-Premiere  on the CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL MOVIES AND MUSIC FESTIVAL Chicago, Illinois – USA  March 5 to 8, 2009 The CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL MOVIES AND MUSIC FESTIVAL (CIMMFest) heats up both the Chicago film and music scenes by spotlighting innovative…

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Wentus Blues Band Get National Honor

The band from the city of Kokkola in midwestern Finland was awarded for their 20-year career in advancing blues and roots music in the country. The prize was handed out by the Blues Lovers association. Last Tuesday saw the birth of a new Finnish blues tradition. The Blues Lovers association (based in the southern area…

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VENLA-NOMINATION!

FAMILY MEETING NOMINATED FOR VENLA The film about the 20-years anniversary of the Wentus Blues Band FAMILY MEETING is nominated for the VENLA-award in the category “Best Musicprogram”. The ceremonies will be on January 16th broadcasted directly on Finnish TV-Channel 4 ( Nelonen ). Let´s hope for the best!  

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TOUR WITH EDDIE KIRKLAND COMING UP

In January we will start our liveperformances first with playing one evening in Helsinki doing a double-bill show with Erja Lyytinen Band at Esa Kuloniemis Ghettoblues in Juttutupa. Since we are both RUF-recording artists we can call it a RUF-special! In the end of the month we will travel down to Mid-Sweden first to do…

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