Anssi Tikanmäki Orchestra will play three shows with Donovan this week in Spain. The collaboration between the two started last year, when Donovan invited Tikanmäki to play with him at Turku Castle park festival.
The shows will take place on May 15th in Madrid, May 16th in Bilbao and May 17th in Santiago de Compostella. On June 6th the collaboration will play a show together in Belgrad, Serbia.
Donovan is a British rock legend known for his 1960s hits, including ”Catch the Wind” and ”Hurdy Gurdy Man”. Last year he was inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Anssi Tikanmäki is known for his album series Finnish Landscapes and the film scores he composed for films by Aki and Mika Kaurismäki. During the Spain shows the line-up of Anssi Tikanmäki Orchestra will consist of Eemil Tikanmäki (guitar), Juuso Nordlund (bass), Eljas Tikanmäki (drums) and Anssi Tikanmäki (keyboards).
Anssi Tikanmäki Orchestra & Donovan Spain shows
May 15 - Teatro Lara, Madrid
May 16 - Sala BBK, Bilbao
May 17 - Sala Capitol, Santiago de Compostella