Tuomo & Markus

NEWS

4 weeks ago

Tuomo odottaa malttamattomasti tämän Faziolin hyväilyä. Ylihuomenna lauantaina 24.8. me nimittäin korkataan G Livelab Tampere, jonka lavalla saadaan kunnia esiintyä ensimmäisenä ... See more

1 month ago

How fun was this - a little phaser country hippie jam w/ our buddy Jonathan Wilson at Flow Festival Helsinki

1 month ago

Are you at Flow Festival Helsinki? Come see our buddy Jonathan Wilson play on the Balloon stage at 7.30 – you might bump into some familiar faces!

3 months ago

Tervetuloa - merellinen Verneri Pohjola kera stetsonin ja Tuomo & Markus yhtyeen esiintyy täällä Hernesaaressa klo 18:30!

3 months ago
Weekly Music Roundup: Pratt & Moody, G. Calvin Weston, and Hamzaa | Soundcheck | New Sounds

Pratt & Moody taking over New York City!

”Everything about this song screams “lost track by Smokey Robinson & The Miracles”! The sound is downtempo soul with some heartfelt emoting by the ... See more

Week of May 27: This week, “Philly” soul from Finland by Pratt & Moody, experimental funk from Philly's G. Calvin Weston, and “oldies” from the future.

5 months ago
G Livelab

Ensi keskiviikkona tavataan G Livelabissa!

Tasan viikon kuluttua ”täyden kympin hattukantria” esittävä Tuomo & Markus palaa G Livelabiin. Yhtye työstää parhaillaan uutta albumiaan trumpettivirtuoosi Verneri Pohjolan kanssa ja ... See more

7 months ago

Ribbon recordings a la Tuomo & Markus

(gtrs from left to right: 2019 Lottonen Guitars custom 12 str, 1957 Gibson J-45, 1936 Gibson L-00, 1951 Martin D-18, 1960s mountain dulcimer - mics: 1949 RCA ... See more

7 months ago

Kiitos Sellosali!
Video courtesy of Jussi Mellin

7 months ago

Showtime 19:00 - tervetuloa

7 months ago
Photos from Tuomo & Markus's post

Thank you Vintage Guitar Magazine & Dennis Pernu!

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SHOWS

  • 21/09/2019 (20:00) Viking Line Flame Jazz Cruise, Turku FI

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  • 17/11/2019 (19:30) Kansas City MO, Arvest Bank Theatre (w/ Wilco)

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  • 19/11/2019 (19:30) Denver CO, Mission Ballroom (w/ Wilco)

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  • 20/11/2019 (19:30) Omaha NE, Orpheum Theatre (w/ Wilco)

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BIO

“Tuomo & Markus is a new musical project from acclaimed Finnish soul/jazz artist Tuomo Prättälä and singer/songwriter Markus Nordenstreng of The Latebirds. The duo’s music has been described as Nordic Americana and neo folk with jazz, soul and prog-rock influences. Their haunting harmonies complement each other much like in the cases of Simon & Garfunkel or Crosby Stills Nash.

Tuomo & Markus recorded their debut album ‘Dead Circles’ in Tucson AZ. The spontaneous sessions at Wavelab Studios featured many high profile guests, including various members of Wilco, Calexico and The Jayhawks.

Since the sessions in Arizona Tuomo & Markus have transformed into a stellar 6-piece live band, featuring Finnish jazz trumpet sensation Verneri Pohjola. Jazz and psychedelic influences have become more and more evident at their ambitious live shows, drawing the attention of critics like David Fricke who hailed the band in Rolling Stone Magazine recently and Kevin Cole from KEXP who in turn invited Tuomo & Markus for a live session when they performed in Seattle.

Tuomo & Markus have also recorded several 7″ soul singles for Stylart/Timmion Records under the alias Pratt & Moody.

The duo’s music has been featured in various films, documentaries and commercials.

‘Dead Circles’ will be released in North America through Schoolkids Records/Redeye Distribution in September 2018. “

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CONTACT

Genreral questions: info @ tuomomarkus.com

Management: Knitting Factory Management

Label: Grandpop Records/Schoolkids Records

Agency:
Hög Music (Finland, EU)
Knitting Factory (North America)

Publicity: Missing Piece Group (North America)
Hei Hei Media (Scandinavia)

Licensing: Warner/Chappell Music