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AIN’T BAD YET – 2015 (Hokahey! Records)

ETUKANSI_TAYSIKOKOINEN

1. Last Train To Memphis
2. Troublemaker
3. Rain In Jerusalem
4. Get Ya In Da Mood
5. Hold Your Fire Baby
6. It Ain’t Bad Yet
7. Rat Chase
8. Sweet Dream’s a Sweet Dream
9. Today
10. Blame It On The Bright Lights
11. In Chains

Produced by John Porter

Band Members:
Micke Bjorklof: Lead vocals / Harmonica / Electric Guitar
Lefty Leppänen: Electric- and Slide Guitars & Backing Vocals
Teemu Vuorela: Drums
Seppo Nuolikoski: Bass/ Backing vocals
Timo Roiko-Jokela: Percussion / MalletKat

Additional musicians:
Lena Lindroos: Background Vocals
Veera Railio: Background Vocals
Tim Lewis: Hammond organ, Rhodes


AFTER THE FLOOD – 2013 (Blues Boulevard)

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  1.   House for the blues
  2.   Jack the black hat
  3.   Water from your shoe
  4.   Woogie or die
  5.   Understanding
  6.   King alcohol
  7.   Sometimes
  8.   Gumbo mama
  9.   Jezebel
  10.   Ramblified
  11.   After the flood
  12.   Open up open

Produced by Mark Bingham

Line up:

Micke Björklöf: Lead vocals, harmonica, guitar
Lefty Leppänen: Electric- and national steel guitar, vocals
Teemu Vuorela: Drums
Seppo Nuolikoski: Bass, vocals
Timo Roiko-Jokela: Percussion, MalletKAT

Additional musicians:

Brian Coogan: Hammond organ, piano, wurlitzer
Michaela Harrison: Backing vocals
Alexis Marceaux: Backing vocals


 WHOLE ´NUTHA THANG – 2007 (Bluelight Records)

Whole ´Nutha Thang
  1. Hard For The Woman, Hard For The Man
  2. Jungle Cat
  3. Extreme
  4. Whatever your name
  5. Back to my room
  6. I Fell Down From The Tree(when I saw Mr. Johnson pass me by)
  7. Grape sugar love
  8. It´s been so long
  9. Walking around the house
  10. Girl Of My Favourite Song
  11. Silver Moon

Produced by Neil Brockbank

Line up:

Micke Björklöf: Lead vocals, harmonica, acoustic guitar
Lefty Leppänen: Electric, acoustic and national steel guitar, mandolin, vocals
Teemu Vuorela: Drums
Seppo Nuolikoski: Bass, vocals
Timo Roiko-Jokela: Percussion, vibraphone

Additional musicians:

Geraint Watkins: Hammond organ, piano, backing vocals
Matt Holland: Trumpet, flugel horn
Martin Winning: Saxophone
Anna Harvey: Backing vocals
Lena Lindroos: Backing vocals
Veera Railio: Backing vocals


 THREE TIMES SEVEN IS… – 2002 (Bluelight Records)

  1. Ray needs a mojo hand
  2. 5-10-15 hours
  3. Miss Bluecap
  4. Goog Light
  5. Mapman
  6. Let my love shine over you
  7. Lowland girl
  8. Rocket to the city moon
  9. Love no more
  10. Morning train
  11. Red lightning mama
  12. Wheel of fortune

Produced by Micke Björklöf & Blue Strip, Hannu Leiden and Juha Paaso
Released in may 2002

Line up:

Micke Björklöf: Lead vocals, harmonica, acoustic guitar
Lefty Leppänen: Electric, acoustic and national steel guitar, mandolin, vocals
Teemu Vuorela: Drums
Seppo Nuolikoski: Bass, vocals
Timo Roiko-Jokela: Percussion, vibraphone

Additional musicians:

Säde Rissanen: Backing vocals
Veera Railio: Backing vocals
Lena Lindroos: Backing vocals
Teijo Tikkanen: Piano
Pekka Lehti: Upright bass
Kari Pelttari: Trumpet
Marko Portin: Tenor sax and baritone sax
Ilmari Pohjola: Trombone


 SWAMP BABY – 1999 (Bluelight Records)

  1. Tell Me
  2. Stone Inside
  3. Killing Floor
  4. Suzanne
  5. 36 Cuts
  6. Wild In The Jungle
  7. Killer Woman
  8. All I Can Do
  9. Keep On Tryin´
  10.  It´s Love Baby (24 hours a day)
  11. Try Someone Else
  12.  I´ve Got A Feeling
  13. You Don´t Love Me
  14. Stay

Produced by Micke Björklöf & Blue Strip and Kimmo Ahola

Line up:

Micke Björklöf: Lead vocals, harmonica, acoustic guitar
Lefty Leppänen: Electric, acoustic and national steel guitar, mandolin, tenor banjo, lap steel, vocals
Teemu Vuorela: Drums, vocals
Seppo Nuolikoski: Bass, vocals
Timo Roiko-Jokela: Percussion, vibraphone

Additional musicians:

Pepe Ahlqvist: Harmonica
Veli-Matti Järvenpää: Accordion
Jorma Välimäki: Tuba


 FROM FOUR UNTIL LATE – 1997 (Stripped Music)

  1. They´re Red Hot
  2. Dump That Chump
  3. Caldonia
  4. I Got My Mojo Working
  5. Wrong To Cry
  6.  From Four Until Late
  7. Rock Me Baby
  8. Big Boss Man

 

Produced by Micke Björklöf & Blue Strip and Kimmo Ahola

Line up:

Micke Björklöf: Lead vocals, harmonica, acoustic guitar
Jari Korpi: Acoustic guitar, dobro, vocals
Teemu Vuorela: Drums, percussion
Seppo Nuolikoski: Bass, vocals
Sami Tervonen: Percussion, vibraphone


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MICKE & LEFTY feat.CHEF:
UP THE WALL – 2010 (Hokahey! Records)

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  1. You Better Me
  2. I´m A Guitar Man
  3. Up The Wall
  4. Clean Up
  5. Come Here Baby
  6. Ultimate All-around Man
  7. Good Friend
  8. Busy
  9. Attention
  10. You know
  11. Good Ol´ Train
  12. Polk Salad Annie
  13. Don´t Take It So Hard

Produced by Micke, Lefty and Chef

Line up:

Micke Björklöf: vocals, drums & percussion, dobro, harmonica
Lefty Leppänen: vocals, National steel, pedal steel, acoustic and electric guitars, mandolin, banjo, ukulele, harmonica
Chef: vocals, upright bass, acoustic bass

Additional musicians:

Pekka Gröhn: organ


MICKE & LEFTY
BIG BAG – 2004 (Bluelight Records)

Big+Bag
  1. It´s Allright Tonight
  2. I Can´t Be Satisfied
  3. Dollar Blues
  4.  Broken Window State Of Mind
  5. Mississippi
  6. Another Mean Red Spider
  7. Love´s Made a Fool Of You
  8. If I Had Possession Over Judgment Day
  9. Do The Right Thing
  10. Got You On My Mind
  11. Coffee, Bacon And Eggs
  12. Hawaii In Space

Produced by Micke Björklöf & Ville “Lefty Willie” Leppänen

Line up:

Micke Björklöf: vocals, drums & percussion, dobro, harmonica
Lefty Leppänen: vocals, guitars, mandolin, tenorbanjo, harmonica

Additional musicians:

Miikka “Chef” Kivimäki: upright bass, acoustic bass, background vocals
Mika Virkkala: fiddle on “Love´s made a fool of you”
Kimmo Ahola: grand piano sound on “If I had possession…”