Tour Dates

DECEMBER 2018
SAT 15 • Paapan Kapakka • TAMPERE | Groovy Eyes

JANUARY 2019
SUN 13 • Hard Rock House • HELSINKI | Jo’ Buddy’s Trio Riot

FEBRUARY 2019
FRI 1 • Lamppu • LAPPEENRANTA | Jo’ Buddy’s Trio Riot

APRIL 2019
FRI 4 – SAT 5 • European Blues Challenge at Coliseu Micaelense • Ponta Delgada, Azores, PORTUGAL | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III feat. Nieminen: organ
SAT 13 • Grand Blues Festival, Mössö • LAHTI | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III feat. Nieminen: organ


PAST GIGS

NOVEMBER 2018
THU 15 • Virasto Roots Thursday • LAHTI | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III
THU 22 • Paapan Kapakka • TAMPERE | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III

OCTOBER 2018
SUN 7 • Blues Kitchen • Shoreditch (east London), U.K. | with Big Joe Louis: vocals, guitar & Brian Nevill: drums (showtime 8PM)
SAT 13 • The Bread & Roses • Clapham, London, U.K. | with Diz & The Doormen
SAT 20 • One For The Road • PORI | Jo’ Buddy (One Man Band)
THU 25 • Juttutupa • HELSINKI | Jo’ Buddy’s 35th Anniversary Party – Jo’ Buddy’s Trio Riot + Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III with Nieminen
SAT 27 • TTT Klubi • TAMPERE | Jo’ Buddy’s 35th Anniversary Party – Jo’ Buddy’s Trio Riot + Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III with Nieminen

SEPTEMBER 2018
SAT 1 • Rock ‘N’ Roll Festari, Taidetehdas • PORVOO | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III (+ Mr. Breathless, Whistle Bait)
THU 13 • Klubi • TAMPERE | Jo’ Buddy (One Man Band) opening for Dr. Feelgood
SAT 15 • Storyville • HELSINKI | Groovy Eyes Showtime 11 PM
WED 19 • Ravintola Tenho • HELSINKI | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III

AUGUST 2018
THU 30 • Elmun Baari • HELSINKI | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III Showtime 8 PM

JULY 2018
SUN 1 • Eikan Pub / Puistoblues • JÄRVENPÄÄ | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III
FRI 6 • Oulun Päivien Juurihoito • OULU |  Jo’ Buddy’s Trio Riot
SAT 7 • Karjasilta Blues • OULU |  Jo’ Buddy’s Trio Riot
SAT 7 • Poppari • JYVÄSKYLÄ |  Jo’ Buddy’s Trio Riot
FRI 13 • Konepajan Bruno • HELSINKI | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King IV feat. Nieminen
SAT 14 • Puutori Blues • TURKU | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King IV feat. Nieminen
SAT 21 • Monttu  • PORI | Jo’ Buddy meets Kinky Funkstone

JUNE 2018
SAT 9 • SaariBlues, Viikinsaari • TAMPERE | Jo’ Buddy (One Man Band) + many many others!
THU 28 • Eikan Pub • Järvenpää | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III feat. Nieminen
FRI 29 • Storyville • HELSINKI | Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III feat. Nieminen & Hurskainen
SAT 30 • Riutanharju Rock’n’Roll Fest # 2 • RIIHIMÄKI | Jo’ Buddy’s Trio Riot

MAY 2018
FRI 4 • Goin Down South Night, Golden Stage Kaisaniemi • HELSINKI | Jo’ Buddy’s Trio Riot, Yukka White (solo),  Black River Bluesman & Bad Mood Hudson showtime 9 PM
FRI 25 • Konepajan Bruno (The great Terace opening) • HELSINKI | Jo’ Buddy’s Trio Riot

APRIL 2018
TUE 17 • Durawa Tuesdays @ The Backstage El Mercado • AUSTIN, TEXAS, USA | Jo’ Buddy with Ernie Durawa, drums & Chris Alcaraz, bass, (showtime 7:30 PM)
WED 18 • KNON Texas Blues Radio w/ DJ Scott • DALLAS, TEXAS, USA | Jo’ Buddy (One Man Band) @ , (showtime 6 PM)

MARCH 2018
FRI 2 • Hunter • KUOPIO | Jo’ Buddy & Mr. Kannas
THU 8 • Down Home Kivi • TAMPERE |A Tribute to Fats Domino, Jo’ Buddy’s New Orleans R&B Ensemble feat. Wiley Cousins
FRI 9 • Kanttari • PETÄJÄVESI | Jo’ Buddy & Mr. Kannas
TUE 20 • Paapan Kapakka • TAMPERE | Jo’ Buddy & Mr. Bo Ram-O
THU 29 • Silmu • HELSINKI | Jo’ Buddy (One Man Band)

FEBRUARY 2018
FRI 2 • Pakkasukko Blues & Jazz • KEMI | DJ Frankly Jo’ + Jo’ Buddy
SAT 3 • Pakkasukko Blues & Jazz • KEMI | DJ Frankly Jo’
SAT 17 • Telakka • TAMPERE | Jo’ Buddy & Down King III feat. Nieminen + Nieminen-Litmanen

JANUARY 2018
SAT 6 • Juttutupa • HELSINKI | Jo’ Buddy & Down King III feat. Nieminen + Nieminen-Litmanen
SAT 13 • Storyville • HELSINKI | Tribute to Fats Domino Jo’ Buddy’s New Orleans R&B Ensemble feat. Wiley Cousins
FRI 26 • Ylläs Jazz Blues/ 7 Fells Hostel • ÄKÄSLOMPOLO | Jo’ Buddy (One Man Band)
SAT 27 • Ylläs Jazz Blues/Jounin Kauppa • ÄKÄSLOMPOLO | Jo’ Buddy (One Man Band)
SAT 27 • Ylläs Jazz Blues/Cafe & Bar Routa • ÄKÄSLOMPOLO | Jo’ Buddy (One Man Band)
WED 31 • Workshop at Pakkasukko goes Kulttuurikeskus, Teatteriravintola • KEMI | Jo’ Buddy (One Man Band)


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