PETTERI SARIOLA

"San Francisco Drive" is out now!

The official homepage of Petteri Sariola, an internationally touring fingerstyle virtuoso / singer-songwriter from Finland.

7.6. NEW SINGLE + VIDEO + TABs

"San Francisco Drive" - the 1st single from Petteri's 4th studioalbum "Resolution" is out today.

YouTube: https://youtu.be/ZJ3G_nXxZhU

iTunes:  https://itun.es/fi/j59Tjb

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/track/5fwfP034xwEL22XKw1TISV

TABs: https://petterisariola.bandcamp.com/merch/san-francisco-drive-tabs

 

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5.5. NEW ALBUM OUT IN JAPAN

Petteri's 4th studioalbum "Resolution" has now been released in Japan. He's touring through the main cities this May, more details can be found in the "Concerts"-section. The worldwide release of the album will happen this August.

 

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9.2. JAPAN TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED

Petteri is doing his 10th tour in Japan this May. He will play in Fukuoka, Osaka, Urawa and Tokyo. More info and tickets are available at MUSIC PLANT -website.

 

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3.2. A NEW ALBUM IS IN THE WORKS

Petteri is currently working on his 4th solo album, which will feature his original compositions. The new album will be released in Japan in late April 2017. Information about the Europe and America releases will be announced soon. You can follow Petteri's updates from the studio through his INSTAGRAM account.

 

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1.12. NEW LIVE VIDEO

The last video of Petteri's #12months12videos -series is here. It's from a special Unicef charity concert and the video features 250 students from Tapiola High School. Emmi Tauriainen made a beautiful arrangement of the title track of Petteri's debut album "Silence".

Click here to watch "Silence"!

 

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12.10. NEW LIVE VIDEO

The second to last live video was from the annual, legendary guitar event in Germany called Gitarrenzauber organised by Cuntz Guitars. The event grew from a small single concert into a huge happening with a crowd of 700 people. The crowd is always great, and it can be felt on this video as they sing and clap along.

Click here to watch "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For"!

 

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14.9. NEW LIVE VIDEO

The new live video is again from one of Petteri's Japan tours. This show was in Kyoto and Petteri performed "You Are The Hero". This song is a classic fingerstyle composition by Japan's guitar legend Kotaro Oshio. The concert and situation was exceptionally exciting because Mr. Oshio himself was in the crowd.

Click here to watch "You Are The Hero"!

 

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4.8. NEW LIVE VIDEO

Another live video has been uploaded and it's the humorous introduction and story about how Petteri started to play the guitar and how his playing style evolved.

Click here to watch "The Introduction"!

 

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8.7. NEW LIVE VIDEO

The month of July has arrived and it's time to for a new live video. This one features a special guest, Trace Bundy (USA). Petteri and Trace shot this video at one of their Finland concerts back in October 2015 at Poppari club in Jyväskylä.

Click here to watch "Elephant King"!

 

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8.6. NEW LIVE VIDEO

The video series just keeps on going and now it's time for the 7th clip. The performance was at Kihveli Soikoon Festival in Finland. They celebrated their 20th anniversary and as a theme they invited the most memorable acts of past years, and Petteri was one of them.

Click here to watch "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go"!

 

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6.5. NEW LIVE VIDEO

The live video series continues and it's time for the 6th video. The song is "Bensusan" by Michael Hedges and the clip is again from Petteri's 2015 Japan concerts.

"Click here to watch BENSUSAN"!

 

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13.4. NEW LIVE VIDEO

The live video series continues with its 5th installation featuring Mike Dawes! The concert was in Germany, Bechtolsheim back in April 2015. It was quite a show, the audience was awesome!

Click here to watch "UNTITLED BLUES with Mike Dawes"!

 

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13.3. "ELASTINEN FEAT." TV-SHOW

Petteri is accompanying Elastinen, one of Finland's top MCs, on his new major primetime TV show in Finland "Elastinen feat." throughout the season.

Click here to watch a preview!

 

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4.3. NEW LIVE VIDEO

The live video series continues! The 4th video is from Petteri's concert in Kulturzentrum Schlachthof, Germany. The gig was in November 2014 and it was actually the very first concert which started his live recording routine.

Click here to watch "CISSY STRUT"!

 

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3.2. NEW LIVE VIDEO

The live video series continues! The 3rd video is from the sold out show at Tampere Guitar Festival 2015 in Finland. The song is a bitter sweet vocal ballad, "Last Summer", from his second album "Phases".

Click here to watch "LAST SUMMER"!

 

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6.2. NEW LIVE VIDEO

The second live video is now online! The concert was at Savoy Theater in Helsinki where Petteri played an opening set as Andy McKee's special guest. During McKee's set they performed his famous piece "Ebon Coast" as a duet.

Click here to watch "EBON COAST" with Andy McKee!

 

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2.12. THE NEW LIVE VIDEO SERIES BEGINS & THE TABS ARE NOW AVAILABLE

Petteri has been recording his energetic concerts for a year now and almost 50 performances have been documented. Now he has started to release the material on his YouTube channel. There will be altogether 12 videos, one video per month for one year. Also, the long-awaited official TABs are finally available. Click here to go to the online shop at Guitarist-Tabs.com!

Click here to watch "STOMP"!

 

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13.10. NEW VIDEO

Click here to watch Petteri's new live video of his original tune "Untitled Blues"!

 

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14.6. NEW VIDEO

Click here to watch Petteri's acoustic solo version of "The Hole"!

 

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2.6. OPENING CONCERTS FOR TORI AMOS

Petteri is honoured to open two sold out concerts for the legendary singer-songwriter and grammy-nominated artist Tori Amos (USA). The concerts are held at one of Helsinki's prime concert halls, Finlandia Talo, which can hold 1700 people per night. Critically acclaimed Tori Amos has sold over 12 million records worldwide and has been regarded as one of the best live acts in the world by Rolling Stone magazine. There are just a few tickets left, CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO.

 

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2.4. NEW VIDEO & TOUR UPDATE

Petteri's arrangement of Kotaro Oshio's "You Are The Hero" is now on CandyRat Records' YouTube channel. He's also touring heavily across Europe and Asia this year, check out the latest updates in the GIGS -section!

 

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20.3. NEW VIDEO

When Petteri is not playing solo, he's playing in Dead Sirius 3000. They just released a new video from their upcoming 2nd album.

 

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18.12. NEW VIDEO

Watch Petteri's new video "Fix You". This completes the set of four exclusive live videos made at Mimixstudio for CANDYRAT RECORDS.

 

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