Album Remarks & Appraisals:
Finnish Jazz Guitarist Jarno Kukkonen bring jazz fans his newest album of compositions, featuring Jaska Lukkarinen on drums, George Kontrafouris on Hammond organ, and Kukkonen himself on guitar. Self-produced by the composer, he says "the results are quite interesting and represent the band's new raw and rough direction." Kukkonen's work is straight from the heart of the Finnish Jazz movement, and listeners will once again be pleased by Jarno's endless creativity.
Personnel: Jarno Kukkonen (guitar); Jaska Lukkarinen (drums).
Audio Mixer: Tommi Vainikainen.
Recording information: Finnvox Studios, Helsinki (06/05/2008-06/06/2008).
Photographer: Vesa Linna.