Tuuletar has won a prestigious Emma Award at the Finnish Music Awards for their debut album “Tules Maas Vedes Taivaal” (Bafe’s Factory). The album won in the “Ethno”-category, that celebrates best folk and world music releases. Emma-gala is the biggest annual award show in the Finnish music business.
Tuuletar, SAURA Booking Agency and Bafe’s Factory.
Read more here (in Finnish)!
Tuuletar will be doing a special Christmas tour in collaboration with a well-known Finnish pop singer Pete Parkkonen. The tour is organised by Warner Music and will be featuring 4 concerts in total. The concerts will be in Ylivieska, Pyhäjärvi, Sievi and Pihtipudas in between the 14th and 19th of December. The tickets for the concerts can be purchased via lippu.fi
Pete Parkkonen & Tuuletar – Kaunis joulu (Beautiful Christmas)
Check out Tuuletar’s new website in Japan: www.plankton.co.jp/tuuletar
Tuuletar and their debut album “Tules Maas Vedes Taivaal” (Bafe’s Factory) receives great reviews from The Recorded A Cappella Review Board (RARB) from USA. Reviewers Jonathan Minkoff, Catherine Lewis and Justus Schmidt all gave their roses for the album and the band for the originality, creativity, sound and energy.
“Tules Maas Vedes Taivaal is a golden opportunity for the world to finally enjoy Tuuletar’s rare and very original gifts.” – Jonathan Minkoff
Read the whole review here
Tuuletar has been invited to perform in Japan in December. The prestigious Plankton -organization has set 6 concerts for Tuuletar during Christmas 2016. Tuuletar will be traveling to Tokyo the 20th of December for a press conference and will perform in Roppongi Hills -venue the 23th, 24th and 25th of December.
Tuuletar and the album “Tules Maas Vedes Taivaal” (Bafe’s Factory, 2016) is keeping it strong in the World Music Charts. The album hit the charts again this month, now reaching the #10 position in both charts, Transglobal World Music Charts and World Music Charts Europe.
Tuuletar will be representing at WOMEX 2016 in October in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. WOMEX is an international convention and networking platform for the world music industry. Tuuletar has been invited to perform live in a radio show, hosted by NRK together with BBC and KEXP Radio from Seattle. The concert will be on the 20th of October at 16:00 local time with live audience. Concert can be heard from www.womex.com or www.nrk.no
Tuuletar’s debut album “Tules Maas Vedes Taivaal” has climbed up in the world music radio charts worldwide. The album was already in the top20 in the European World Music Charts in August. In the September edition, the album rose up to Top 10 in the European list (#8) and to Top 20 in the worldwide Transglobal Music Charts (#14).