Finnish music exports find the right pitch

September 10, 2019

The Finnish music industry grew to 945 million euros in 2018 and managed to increase its exports by a third, to 78.5 million euros.

Do I know you?

June 5, 2019

Finnish singer-songwriter Sonja Skibdahl moved to Sweden when she was a teenager but still holds Finland close to her heart, especially when she performs her own songs.

Culture comes first for Svart Records

March 27, 2019

Finland’s Svart Records is putting out music at a breathtaking pace in genres ranging from doom and death metal to free jazz and Americana.

IN PICTURES: The weekend wrap

February 22, 2019

The Finnish Flash, Freestyler and some Summer vibes from ALMA – take a look at the past seven days in entertainment from a Finnish perspective.

IN PICTURES: The weekend wrap

February 15, 2019

Nordic Noir, sauna beer and the real Lord of the Rings – take a look at the past seven days in entertainment from a Finnish perspective.

Showcase Scotland taps Finland as partner

February 8, 2019

Scottish music industry event Showcase Scotland has chosen Finland as its partner nation for the upcoming festival in 2020.


Audiodraft makes brands heard

November 28, 2018

This Helsinki-based audio branding agency has its sights, and ears, set on the next disruption in company branding.


Audiodraft finds the right pitch for Team Sweden

October 18, 2018

The Swedish national football team is upping the ante in terms of its brand identity by creating a new anthem with the help of Finnish audio branding agency Audiodraft.

Minifiddlers brings violin to wider audience

October 17, 2018

International Minifiddlers, a programme launched by Helsinki-based Caprice, could make violin teaching a reality in primary schools and after-school clubs.

Bandimal’s animals make music fun for kids

August 14, 2018

Children love making music, but there are more ear-friendly alternatives than banging on pots and pans. Finnish music composition app Bandimal lets children create their own catchy tunes without any musical knowledge.

Maria Kalaniemi strikes a royal chord in Sweden

June 13, 2018

Finnish accordion artist Maria Kalaniemi has been chosen as a member of The Royal Swedish Academy of Music.