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is offering live footage from Stockholm's Lydmar Hotel
where Jimi and his band blew the roof off on 11 March.
Check out the gig featuring old and new songs at hypermusic.net's
Bootleg TV section.
and his band (Chris Dawkins, Maurice Fulton, Jukka Eskola,
Jay Kortehisto and Mikko Hassinen) tour
Finland, Sweden and Norway, starting from Turku on Saturday,
9 March. The Oslo show on 13 March will be broadcast
live on Radio
the film by Jimi Tenor and Jusu Lounela is screened
Film Festival on 9 March.
A special exhibition "Sliding
Down the Surface of Things II" by three artists
opens in Stockholm on March 6th. The participating artists
are Jan Christensen from Norway (wallpainting), Katarina
Löfström from Sweden (video-projection) and
Jimi Tenor. According to curator Power Ekroth the exhibition
is about how popular culture and fine art are breathing
through each other - neither could do without the other.
In it Jimi will have a room of his own for some yet
unreleased music. There will be some nice large pillows
to sit on, and a vague light.
"Sliding Down the Surface of Things
II" at Sollentunamässan is part of the Stockholm
Art Fair which takes place 7 - 10 March.
Jimi Tenor's remake of Slop Shop's
Transzendenz Express is available for the first time
on cd as Poets
Club Records releases the long-awaited Slop Shop
album Interpretations (PCR 023). Contributions by Brian
Eno, Shantel, Ian Simmonds, Sensorama and Atomhockey
are also included along with 3 new Slop Shop tracks.
Jimi's remake was previously released on the Transzendenz
Express 12" (PCR 19) in 2001.
A new Finnish book on various incidents
Finnish bands and artists have come across on their
careers titled Rokatessa Roiskuu by Timo Rautio is published
Included are tragi-comic experiences from over 150 names
in the business including Jimi Tenor, Kemopetrol, The
Crash, 22-Pistepirkko, Darude, HIM, The Rasmus, M. A.
Numminen, Värttinä, Bomfunk MC's, etc.