25 x 25
25 hours of non-stop Chinese underground! The so-called post-90’s generation, 25-year-old or younger Chinese artists, conquer Helsinki with their art marathon.
Dubbed ”the saviour of country music”, Sturgill Simpson might be too modest to enjoy such a title but has undeniably delivered a stylish and edgy new vision for contemporary country.
Tuure Kilpeläinen and his band Kaihon Karavaani join forces with the legendary band Orchestra Baobab from Senegal to create a melancholy landscape of the mind.
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam
The orchestra took a liking to Helsinki and the city’s Music Centre back in 2013 and will now return for a second star turn at Helsinki Festival, now led by conductor Daniel Harding.