Album

Sensitive Skin (2015)

Sensitive Skin promotional video clip.
“Serenity” video.

Sensitive Skin (Octopus OCTO 413-2), 2015

1. Cyclon
Kimmo Pohjonen – accordion, samples, vocals
Sami Kuoppamäki – drums
Timo Kämäräinen – guitar, savonbouzouki
Tuomas Norvio – electronics
Samuli Kosminen – electronics
Arto Järvelä – nyckelharpa
Paul Malmström – modular synthesizer
Inka and Saana Pohjonen – vocals

2. Lamina
Kimmo Pohjonen – accordion, samples, vocals
Inka and Saana Pohjonen – vocals
Samuli Kosminen – drums, percussions
Jukka Eskola – trumpet
Tuomas Norvio – electronics
James Spectrum – 808 bass

3. Sulo
Kimmo Pohjonen – accordion, samples
Sami Kuoppamäki – drums
Timo Kämäräinen – guitar
Tuomas Norvio – electronics
Arto Järvelä – nyckelharpa
James Spectrum – tubular bells, aether modulator

4. Anemone
Kimmo Pohjonen – accordion, samples, vocals
Kronos Quartet – string quartet
Inka and Saana Pohjonen – vocals
Tuomas Norvio – electronics
Samuli Kosminen – drums, percussions

5. Emissio
Kimmo Pohjonen – accordion, samples, vocals
Kronos Quartet – string quartet
Inka and Saana Pohjonen – vocals
Tuomas Norvio – electronics
Samuli Kosminen – percussions
Tomi Leppänen – drums
James Spectrum – knifonium

6. Atomi
Kimmo Pohjonen – accordion, samples
Sami Kuoppamäki – drums
Timo Kämäräinen – guitar, vocals
Arto Järvelä – nyckelharpa
Ville Riippa – percussions
Inka and Saana Pohjonen – vocals
James Spectrum – synthesizer

7. Serenity
Kimmo Pohjonen – accordion, samples
Kronos Quartet – string quartet
Inka and Saana Pohjonen – vocals
Tuomas Norvio – electronics
Samuli Kosminen – drums, percussions

8. Ramsoo
Kimmo Pohjonen – accordion, samples, vocals
Ismo Alanko – vocals, guitar
Tuomas Norvio – electronics
Ville Riippa – synthesizer
Lauri Porra – bass

9. Sensitive Skin
Kimmo Pohjonen – accordion, samples
Ilpo Laspas – omniwerk
Joona Ruusula – boy soprano/ Cantores Minores

Kronos Quartet:
David Harrington – violin, John Sherba –violin,
Hank Dutt – viola, Sunny Yang – cello

All arrangements by Kimmo Pohjonen,
Kronos arrangements by Timo Alakotila.
Additional arrangements by Tuomas Norvio
 (1,4,5,8)
and James Spectrum (1,3,5,9)

Recorded at Iron Lung studio, Helsinki by
Kimmo Pohjonen 2014-2015
Kronos Quartet recorded at Savoy Theatre, Helsinki
by Ilari Suonpää and Tuomas Norvio
Additional recordings at Seawolf, Studio Arthur,
Studioni and Ulappa Studio, Suomenlinna

Produced by James Spectrum
Mixed by James Spectrum at Sanctum Santorum.

Mastered by Henkka Niemistö at Chartmakers

Graphics and design: Klaus Welp
Photos: Marita Liulia

All music composed by Kimmo Pohjonen
track 8: Alanko / Pohjonen
Copyright Control / Manus / TEOSTO

Grateful thanks: Phillip Page, Tiina Vihtkari,
Reijo Kiilunen, Kronos Quartet, Marita Liulia,
omniwerk courtesy Lauri Porra, Miika Aarnio,
Heikki Iso-Ahola, Petri Majuri / Seawolf,
Hannu Norjanen / Cantores Minores.

℗ 2015 Ice Bellows Oy

Sensitive Skin was released on vinyl by Svart Records in December 2015 (SVR443).
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