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Flow 2018 Offers A Diverse, Gratifying Answer At The End Of Festival Season

There are a lot of festivals that happen later in the year, but often it feels like a last gasp for the summer season by…
Ryan Leas | August 13, 2018 - 12:56 pm

Concert Review

8 Memorable Icelandic Acts At Iceland Airwaves 2017

After nearly 20 years in existence, Iceland Airwaves has gone through a few transformations. From modest beginnings -- a much smaller and more contained affair…
Ryan Leas | November 6, 2017 - 2:40 pm

Band To Watch

Artist To Watch: Mikko Joensuu

Ask almost any musician and you’ll get the same answer: Making albums is hard work. From the creative side, wrangling the abstract forms and ideas…
Ryan Leas | September 18, 2017 - 2:59 pm

More Mikko Joensuu stories

Joensuu 1685 – “All Around You”

Finnish trio Joensuu 1685, made up of Artist To Watch Mikko Joensuu, his brother Markus, and Risto Joensuu (no relation), are reuniting this year for…
Peter Helman | September 25, 2020 - 10:56 am

Joensuu 1685 – “The Most Luckiest Man”

Back in March, the Finnish space-rock voyagers Joensuu 1685 returned with their first new song in a decade, the aptly titled "Hey My Friend (We're
Ryan Leas | August 21, 2020 - 11:09 am

Joensuu 1685 – “Light In The Heart Of Our Town”

Earlier this year, the Finnish space-rock trio Joensuu 1685 returned with their first new song in a decade, the aptly titled "Hey My Friend (We're
Ryan Leas | May 29, 2020 - 10:52 am

Joensuu 1685 – “Hey My Friend (We’re Here Again)”

Back in September of 2017, we named the Finnish songwriter Mikko Joensuu an Artist To Watch upon the release of his stunning debut solo LPs,…
Ryan Leas | March 6, 2020 - 9:58 am

Watch Mikko Joensuu’s Solo Stereogum Session

Last year, the Finnish singer-songwriter Mikko Joensuu released his solo debut -- or, debuts, rather. Joensuu's Amen trilogy was an ambitious project that spanned three…
Ryan Leas | May 10, 2018 - 5:32 pm

Band To Watch

Artist To Watch: Mikko Joensuu

Ask almost any musician and you’ll get the same answer: Making albums is hard work. From the creative side, wrangling the abstract forms and ideas…
Ryan Leas | September 18, 2017 - 2:59 pm