Flow Festival is pleased to announce that Neneh Cherry and Mø have been confirmed for this August’s glowing line-up.
The Helsinki-based event will provide a platform for performances from both international and local acts, with new additions including Swedish-born singer, songwriter and rapper Neneh Cherry, who will perform with the British instrumental duo RocketNumberNine.
Neneh Cherry and RocketNumberNine recently released a collaborative album entitled ‘Blank Project’, produced by prominent British producer Kieran Hebden aka Four Tet.
Other new international additions to the festival, which will be held from 8-10th August 2014, are energetic Norwegian indie-rockers Kakkmaddafakka along with electronic pop from feisty Danish newcomer Karen Marie Ørsted aka Mø.
Local Finnish acts added to the line-up include the instrumental rock group Siinai, who are about to release a highly anticipated album, producer and rapper DJ Kridlokk, plus rap collective Nyt Kolisee - live! performing their only gig of the summer. ‘Nyt Kolisee’ is a chart-topping album released this spring, where some of Finland's most talented rappers reinterpret popular Finnish singer-songwriter J. Karjalainen's album ‘Et ole yksin'.
Also stepping onto the Flow stage to perform will be Paleface, Hosni, Tommy Lindgren, Kevin Tandu, Toinen Kadunpoika, Juno, Heikki Kuula + Tuplaaja, Pyhimys, Paperi T, Solonen, Kosola, Kube, Keke Kesken, Chyde, Lempi-Joe, Stepa, Are, Roope K, Timo Pieni Huijaus, Janne Haavisto and Mamba.
These new additions will join confirmed acts such as OutKast, The National, Janelle Monáe, Die Antwoord, Paul Kalkbrenner, Slowdive and Bill Callahan, with more artist confirmations expected shortly.
Flow are also proud to announce Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE as a media collaborator for 2014. Other partners include Nokia Lumia, Brand Factory, Clear Channel, Heineken, Helsingin Sanomat, Raha-automaattiyhdistys, RGB, Red Bull Music Academy and Yellow Tail. Creative partners in 2014 are Anima Boutique, Byroo, Cocoa and TSTO.
LINE-UP SO FAR:
DARKSIDE (NICOLAS JAAR & DAVE HARRINGTON)
NINA PERSSON (THE CARDIGANS)
KAVINSKY (OUTRUN LIVE)
MARK ERNESTUS PRESENTS JERI¬JERI
JAAKKO EINO KALEVI
SOUND & FURY
SIN COS TAN
NENEH CHERRY WITH ROCKETNUMBERNINE
NYT KOLISEE - LIVE!
HEIKKI KUULA + TUPLAAJA
TIMO PIENI HUIJAUS