ISLAJA : S U U
monika is proud to welcome a new artist to her roster: the Finnish producer and composer ISLAJA aka Merja Kokkonen. The new ISLAJA album marks a radical transition for the former folk musician into a …
nicosphere is a site-specific installation by merja kokkonen and antti nylén. it consists of sound, text, lumen print and camera obscura. more info click here
See No Sun from the album SUU. Blank Blank Produksjon music video.
Blog post and making of – documentary behind this link :
What follows is an exercise in channeling. Instead of speaking on behalf of Islaja, I will let her lyrics speak through me.
Having Islaja in my mouth: “Move on like a cloud” Singing: “Keep swimming like a shark”
May 1. cafe OTO, London . more info here
May 2. cube cinema, Bristol. more info here
May 4. Sounds From the Other city Festival, Manchester. more info here
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here’s more info of the performance duo
Very young and cute Islaja. Almost ten years ago…i thought this was lost forever!
Filmed and recorded during a concert in November 2013. Shot in a living room in Berlin Friedrichshain.