Dates For Your Diary, Summer 2014

Summertime and a few  of your favourite bands can be caught live in Finland this Summer.

Astrid Swan


After some time away with illness, we’re happy to announce that Astrid Swan has just been confirmed for Saturday 9th August at Flow Festival 2014, Helsinki as well as a duo appearance at SOLITIFEST

9.08 Flow Festival, Helsinki
30.08 SOLITIFEST, Helsinki

Big Wave Riders


Big Wave Riders have just started work on their second full length album. As well as their appearance at SOLITIFEST the band play Latvia’s much loved Positivus Festival this month (18.07)

18.07. Positivus Festival, Salacgrīva, Latvia
30.08. SOLITIFEST, Helsinki

 Black Lizard


A new EP from Black Lizard will be arriving this summer (watch this space), but in the meantime you can catch the band at a series of Finnish Festivals (like Ilosaarirock this weekend) and some select club shows.

12.07. Ilosaarirock Festival, Joensuu
20.07. Wasteland Festival, Kouvola
02.08. Tikkurila Fest, Tikkurila
30.08. SOLITIFEST, Helsinki
14.09. 6. linja, Helsinki (+Pink Mountaintops)
01.10. Malmitalo, Helsinki

Black Twig 


Black Twig‘s latest album Heliogram just got a German release last week, with a UK release on the horizon (i.e.later this year). Some shows are promised post summer, you can catch them at SOLITIFEST at the end of August.

30.08. SOLITIFEST, Helsinki

Delay Trees


Delay Trees latest album Readymade landed in the UK last week, with an August release for the album in Germany. Catch the band at SOLITIFEST at the end of August.

30.08. SOLITIFEST, Helsinki

Ghost Of Jack Nance


The latest signings to Soliti, Ghost of Jack Nance continue to tear it up with shows at SLOBFESTand SOLITIFEST. Look out for their debut EP for the label soon.

11.07. SLOBFEST, Helsinki
30.08. SOLITIFEST, Helsinki

Gim Kordon


Gim Kordon continue to woo the world with their TOP 20 album Ei Ole Helppoo. The band play a few more shows, including a Radio Helsinki Summer club show and a slot at  Flow Festival.

18.07. Ääniwalli, Helsinki (+ Teksti-TV 666, The Liebelings)
06.08. Radio Helsingin Kesäklubi, Bar Loose, Helsinki
10.08. Flow Festival, Helsinki
30.08. SOLITIFEST, Helsinki

The New Tigers


There are rumors that The New Tigers have started work on album #3, so hopefully we’ll hear something soon. Amongst their shows this summer, The New Tigers appear at H2Ö Festival in Turku  this coming weekend.

19.07. H2Ö, Turku 
9.08. Kuutio- Kaupunkifestivaali , Kerava
30.08. Solitifest, Helsinki

Prince Of Assyria


As well as being a late addition to SOLITIFEST, Prince Of Assyria comes back to Finland this coming winter for some intimate shows. Latest album Changing Places see a European release this Autumn.

30.08. SOLITIFEST, Helsinki
05.11. Le Bonk, Helsinki
06.11. Telakka, Tampere
08.11. Bar Kuka, Turku
7.11. Friday I’m in Love!, After Eight, Pietarsaari

Most of these artists can be found on our latest compilation, Soliti Turns Three: Congratulations & Commiserations, which you can stream & download from here

SOLITIFEST event page is here