Don’t be restless

04.08.2020By LauriBlog, Music

Yesterday I saw a quote from Tove Jansson in my social media feed. It was a short and frankly a quite forgettable quote that would be easy to pass without even noticing it but for some reason it resonated strongly with me in all of its simplicity and optimism. The last couple of years I’ve … Read More

A Theory of Love

25.05.2020By LauriBlog, Music

Kumea Sound · A Theory of Love Today is my birthday and because of that I want to give a little gift to you. It’s called A Theory of Love and it’s the first single from my upcoming album, Real Music for Unreal Times: Vol. 2. On this track I played the cupolas and keys, … Read More

Why do we do what we do?

23.04.2020By LauriBlog, Music

“Why are people doing it?” asks percussionist Ken Hyder, raising his voice above the early evening burble of the south London pub. “It’s a question that I think should be asked of all musicians: ‘Why the fuck are you doing what you’re doing? What’s important to you?’ For me, it’s not the notes that are … Read More