Jarkka Rissanen & Sons of the Desert has signed to Humu Records. The first single is out now
Jarkka Rissanen and his band called Sons of the Desert will release their brand new album Hybrid Soul on May 26th 2017. After last year highly acclaimed traditional blues and gospel record The 20th Century Box Jarkka Rissanen returns with full-lengther of original, self-composed material, crammed with ethnic and rhythm'n'blues vibes.
In the band formed around Jarkka Rissanen (guitar) also plays Markus Väisänen (guitar) , Tatu Back (bass guitar) and Esa Kärki (drums).
Guitar master Jarkka Rissanen just celebrated his 60th year birthday in 2016 and after some forty-odd years of constant playing and touring he truly has become a legend in the Finnish roots music circuits. During the years he has played with many famous Finnish artists and bands like Finnforrest, Rauli Badding, Remu Aaltonen, Eero Raittinen, Pepe Ahlqvist etc. New Hybrid Soul album will be Rissanen's fifth solo record.
The album is out May 26th on CD and digital formats via Humu Records. Digital single Detroit Blues can be streamed from the link below
Hybrid Soul tracklist
2. Miss Gumbo
3. The Fly
4. Safari Beat
6. Big Water
7. Uptown Rock
8. Detroit Blues
9. The Stone
10. Beauty Box
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