This is the Jimi Tenor news archive.
For the latest news go here.
(Finland) is doing a Jimi Tenor special on Thursday,
Feb 20. Their Sessions programme starting at 16:30 (re-run
23:30) will feature interviews and live performances
from Jimi and his big band.
Tenor tells us how he became Jimi Tenor on Finnish radio
The one-hour programme in the series Miten
minusta tuli minä, hosted by Marko Gustafsson,
airs on Tuesday, Feb 18 at 19:00 (re-run on the following
Sunday at 11:00). YleQ also broadcast on the web, tune
in at www.yleq.fi.
Better Change, the new 7" single (limited pressing
of 500) from Nicole Willis & the Soul Investigators
with Jimi Tenor, is out now on Sahco Records (Sähkö).
Jimi Tenor light-blue t-shirts with the yellow-orange
Higher Planes logo as
well as ecological cotton bags are now available at
Jimi Tenor Big Band tour starts this month. More than
thirty shows will happen across Europe, check the dates
here. The line-up is:
Jimi Tenor: Organ, Moog, vocals, flute,
sax, noisebox and photophone
Jay Kortehisto: Trombone, backing vocals
Jussi Lehtonen: Drums, backing vocals
Timo Hirvonen: Bass, backing vocals
Chris Dawkins: Guitar
Tero Lindberg: Trumpet
Petri Korpela: Percussion
Hilary Jeffery: Bass trombone
Jukka Eskola: Trumpet, backing vocals
Timo Lassy: Baritone sax, flute, tenor sax, backing
Terry Edwards: Alto sax, baritone sax and trumpet
Black Hole video, shot in Helsinki last year, including
live footage from the Nosturi show, is online at www.popzoot.tv.