Want to join the festival team and be a part of Flow Festival 2017? From today and until 21 May you can sign up for volunteer work at Flow Festival 2017. Read more and sign up here: Photo: Andrew Taylor
Flow Festival heartily congratulates Mikko Joensuu for winning the Teosto prize for his albums Amen 1 and Amen 2!www.teosto.fi
Lana Del Rey released a new video feat. The Weeknd. It's also the title track of her upcoming album
Vogue magazine tips us 3 Music Festivals to go for in case you hate Music Festivals...www.vogue.com
FACT Magazine is celebrating Aphex Day today.
Mika Vainio (1963-2017). You will be missed, rest in peace.pitchfork.com
Are you in London this weekend? You still have your chance to win Flow Festival Helsinki 3-day passes, London-Helsinki flights and 3 nights at Hotel F6 for two people. Just spot Flow Festival billboards & posters somewhere around East London until April 17th, take a picture & post on Instagram using the hashtags #flowfestival2017 #myhelsinki Need a little hint? Couple of pics of some of them here.
If last week’s announcement of our brand new RA Front Yard wasn’t enough, here are some more exciting news! Flow’s famous landmark stage Bright Balloon 360° has been upgraded and it will be relocated to a brand new area of Suvilahti. Balloon’s circular seating area will now seat more people than on previous years and the stage has been modified for easier access. American jazz star Joshua Redman brings his new project Still Dreaming featuring a stellar line-up consisting of Scott Colley, Ron Miles and Brian Blade to the renovated Bright Balloon 360° stage. The stage will also host Roy Ayers, BADBADNOTGOOD, Max Jury, Fatoumata Diawara & Hindi Zahra, Ibibio Sound Machine, Janka Nabay & The Bubu Gang, Julie Byrne, Timo Lassy Band with special guests Joyce Elaine Yuille and Eero Koivistoinen, Verneri Pohjola: Pekka, Mikko Joensuu, Jonna Tervomaa, Linnea Olsson, Skott, Ona Kamu, Milo & Moses and VIRTA. Read more:
Londoners! Here's your chance to win Flow Festival Helsinki 3-day passes, London-Helsinki flights and 3 nights in the award winning Hotel F6 for two!!! All you have to do is find Flow Festival billboards & posters around East London, take a picture & post on Instagram with the hashtags #flowfestival2017 #myhelsinki Good luck
Get ready to dance! This year Flow Festival will expand its area and will feature brand new venue Resident Advisor Front Yard, among others! The lush new RA Front Yard offers an even larger venue to see the top names in electronic music. Organized in collaboration with Resident Advisor, RA Front Yard will feature Maceo Plex, Jon Hopkins, Fatima Yamaha, Inga Mauer, Lena Willikens, Soichi Terada, Vladimir Ivkovic b2b Lauri Soini, CLARA 3000, Lil Tony, Marie Davidson, Willow, Powder, Sadar Bahar and Linda Lazarov. Read more: