Sami Saari

(FIN)
soul, pop

Sami Saari is one of the Finnish pop and soul music pioneers. Saari has been involved with many different bands and projects such as Veeti & The Velvets and Sami

Saari&Sonics. His solo career got a kick start in 1997 after releasing the ”Do Re Mi”- album. Saari has released five studio albums, the latest one came out in April 2009. Sami

made his way to the hearts of Finns with his unforgettable hits ”Ainutkertainen”, ”Onnen kyyneleet”, ”Mä teen oikein”, ”Sen luontoinen mies”

and ”Iisimmin”.

Saari has been best known for his soulful, easily identifiable voice, “Vapaa”-album introduces Saari also as a brilliant rock guitarist and the front man of this charming trio. Sami Saari has

been touring with his trio, constantly working on new music, achieving this nice Eric Clapton and Jimi Hendrix influenced sound.

Lineup

Name
Instrument
Jani Auvinen
drums
Janne Rajala
bass
Sami Saari
vocals, guitar

Performances in 2009

Date
Time
Venue
18.07.2009
20.00
Radio Nova Stage