In spring 2018, the Ateneum Club will present the most current Finnish music-makers and the most exciting names of the future. The club nights are held at the Ateneum Bistro from 19:00 to 21:00, with showtime at 20:00.
Wed 24 Jan: IBE
This 18-year-old rapper has already managed to earn comparisons to, for example, the Canadian artist Drake. IBE has released an eponymous velvety debut EP. The artist has also featured on the rap duo JVG’s Popcorn album. Facebook event
Wed 14 Feb: Vesta – SOLD OUT
Recently selected as the best breakthrough artist in 2017 by the Soundi music magazine, the singer-songwriter Vesta is currently finishing her debut album with the producer of the band PMMP, Jori Sjöroos. The album is scheduled for release in spring. Vesta’s music can be characterised as pop with folk nuances, with the lyrics being the key element. Facebook event
Wed 28 Mar: M
The mysterious M is the musician-actor Minja Koski’s artist project, which is all about minimalist electronic pop, influenced by various artists ranging from Portishead to Katri Helena. Facebook event
The Ateneum Club spring programme has been curated by Pietari Pyykönen, who is behind events such as LYNX, Olohuoneklubi and Tavastian Sunnuntait.
Tickets €15 (including admission to the exhibitions) in advance from the museum’s online shop. Tickets can also be bought at the door before the show, subject to availability. When you arrive at the Ateneum, show your ticket at the ticket office or the museum shop, and you will receive a free ticket to the exhibitions. Your free ticket will be valid until the end of 2018.