Jarkko Aaltonen, Korpiklaani  interview, April 2015

Planetmosh spoke to Korpiklaani bass player Jarkko Aaltonen……

To begin with how was Paganfest?

It was nice. We didn’t do the entire Paganfest, we only did the 6 weekend shows; the extended Paganfest and flew home for a few days in between. But it was nice, quite relaxed, lots of good people in the crew, like oldPlanetmosh spoke to Korpiklaani bass player Jarkko Aaltonen…… To begin with how was Paganfest? It was nice. We didn’t do the entire Paganfest, we only did the 6 weekend shows; the extended Paganfest and flew home for a few days in between. But it was nice, quite relaxed, lots of good people in the crew, like old friends. Nice venues, nice crowds, nothing to complain about. Now you have month off and then you’re off to America and Canada with Ensiferum. Yeah I think it’s actually sort of starting in less than 2 weeks. In 2 weeks have a festival somewhere, I think in Germany and then we are home for a day and then we fly to USA. Because we actually start the tour earlier than Ensiferum. I think we start from the east coast with Trollfest and we are with them only for 9-10 days and then the actual tour with Ensiferum starts from Los Angeles. So have you been doing a lot of practice of the songs off the new album ready for the live shows? Well no, we haven’t done a lot of practicing as such. We have this thing where people have other things […]

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