Major Updates


12.07.17:
Added a review of the single 'Time Alone With You | Obsolete Machine'. Scanned from Teinilehti 19/1969 by Osku Asikainen.
07.07.17:
Added a page for the studio live album Pop-Liisa 1. Released by Svart Records in 2016, the tracks are from a 1973 radio broadcast. Also added a review by Kieron Tyler from Mojo #273 (2016).
Included Kitee 06.11.71 & Rääkkylä 11.12.71 in the gig list. Adverts from Karjalainen scanned by Osku Asikainen.
19.08.14:
Included Helsinki 18.12.06 in the list of gigs. Thanks to Jari Havia.
05.12.13:
Included in the gigs, with ad scans from Turun Sanomat, Koski Tl 31.10.70 & 12.12.70. Thanks to Osku Asikainen.
19.07.13:
Added Helena & Mosse, Irma Karama's interview with Måns Groundstroem and wife Helena from Intro 1/1971.
22.05.13:
Added Toloset muuttivat Englantiin, Tapio Korjus's interview with Jukka & Taija Tolonen from Intro 1/1975, and Jukka Wallenius's review of Milky Way Moses (Tasavallan Presidentti, 1974) from Musa 4/1974. Both scanned by Panu Johansson.
20.04.13:
Added a review of Tasavallan Presidentti (Tasavallan Presidentti, 1969) from Stump 1/1970.
06.01.13:
Added a promo sheet from c. 1973. Thanks to Jouko Oksaharju.
08.11.12:
Added a page for the 2007 DVD Six + Live! and a link to Petri Silas's review in Soundi 12/2007.
Added a link to Pekka Tegelman's interview with Frank Robson in Selvis 1/2007.
Added a link to Walter de Camp's interview with Jukka Tolonen in City-lehti 4/2007.
Added a link to Pentti Ronkanen's review of Six Complete at SuomiJazz.com.
Included Helsinki 13.11.06 & Tampere 29.11.06 in the gig list.
07.11.12:
Added a page for the 2006 album Six Complete. Included in the bibliography reviews by Juhani Hiltunen (Pohjolan Sanomat 02.12.06) and Jussi Niemi (Aamulehti 23.12.06).
Included in the bibliography Jussi Niemi's concert review (Aamulehti 15.12.00), a brief band interview (Kainuun Sanomat 27.05.02), Juhani Hiltunen's review of 1969 album Tasavallan Presidentti (Pohjolan Sanomat 09.11.03), Margit Arvonen's interview Jukka Tolonen (Iltalehti 15.11.04), Tuomas Tuomi-Nikula's interview with Jukka Tolonen (Lapin Kansa 05.08.05), Jussi Niemi's interview with Frank Robson (Aamulehti 03.02.06), and Tapio Neva's news piece (Satakunnan Kansa 10.11.06).
Included Ulvila 10.11.06 in the gig list.
06.11.12:
Added Tasavallan Presidentti Family Tree 1969-1974.
Added a photo by Seppo Laine of Tasavallan Presidentti at Jazztori, Lahti, 19.08.06.
Included 'Eero ja Jussi 20 vuotta' and 'Eero Raittinen: 20 suosikkia', both featuring 'Sisältäni portin löysin', in the list of albums with Tasavallan Presidentti tracks.
05.11.12:
Included Kouvola 26.05.06, Vammala 10.06.06, Lahti 19.08.06, and Kajaani 06.10.06, in the gig list.
21.11.09:
Included Raahe 25.07.03 (Rantajatsit) in the list of gigs. Thanks to Juha Huttula.
16.05.06:
Added pages for Frank Robson's albums: Robson (1974), Stay Awhile (1976), I Painted A Picture (Robson Tapes, 1986), Sings Mick Hanian (1987), Back In Business (1998). Thanks to Eric Malhere for the scans and information.
18.04.06:
Added photos of Tasavallan Presidentti at Telakka, Tampere, 04.02.06. Thanks to Petri Vuoristo.
14.08.04:
Added links to Achim Breiling's reviews of Tasavallan Presidentti (1969), Tasavallan Presidentti (II) (1971), and Lambertland (1972).
04.08.04:
Added a scan of an advert that mentions Tasavallan Presidentti's Manchester concert 23.11.72 & included the date in the list of gigs. Thanks to Ian Edmondson.
09.03.04:
Included the Alavus dates 09.08.69, 20.06.70, 12.09.70 & 29.07.72, and more info for 24.07.71, in the list of gigs. Thanks to Jouko Oksaharju.
17.02.04:
Included Helsinki 04.02.04 and Oulu 21.07.73 & 22.07.73 in the list of gigs. Thanks to Kristjan Niitepõld for the Helsinki set list.
26.01.04:
Added a scan of Pertti Ojala's review of reissued Tasavallan Presidentti (Tasavallan Presidentti, 1969) in Pieksämäen Lehti 18.01.04. Contributed by Tommi Heiskanen.
14.01.04:
Added Tottakai maata hallitsee Tasavallan Presidentti!, Hellevi Jussila's interview with Tasavallan Presidentti from Suosikki 12/1970.
12.01.04:
Included Helsinki 02.12.03 & 06.12.03 in the list of gigs.
08.01.04:
Added the results of the Tasavallan Presidentti Poll 2003.
21.11.03:
Included Joutsa 15.01.72 & Sysmä 07.10.72 in the list of gigs. Thanks to Timo Ronkainen.
07.11.03:
Included information about the remastered edition of Tasavallan Presidentti (1969).
30.10.03:
Added scans of an advert & ticket for Tammisaari 22.07.90 & Turku 09.07.95. Contributed by Jari K.
Included Tammisaari 22.07.90 and lineups for Oulu 08.07.90 & Turku 09.07.95 in the list of gigs. Contributed by Jari K.
29.04.03:
Added links to the reviews of the reissued Magneettimiehen kuolema (Pekka Streng & Tasavallan Presidentti, 1970) by Kimmo Nevalainen, Karjalainen 16.04.2003, and Jake Nyman, Soundi 4/2003.
09.04.03:
Included Hartola 06.09.69, Joutsa 05.07.70 and Joutsa 31.03.73 in the list of gigs. Thanks to Timo Ronkainen.
27.03.03:
Added a scan of Ulkomaita valloittava Pressa: Suomessa meillä ei ole tulevaisuutta! (175 KB + 203 KB), Matti Roine's interview with Vesa Aaltonen from Intro 7/1972, as well as Kuumekäyrä kohti huippua. Pressan menestys kasvaa, kasvaa (265 KB + 191 KB), a Tasavallan Presidentti feature by Andy Gray from Suosikki 1/1974. Contributed by Kari Väkeväinen.
05.03.03:
Added a link to Jukka Tolonen official website.
Added a scan of the back cover of the album Tasavallan Presidentti (Tasavallan Presidentti, 1969). Contributed by Jake Siromaa.
Included Lappeenranta 05.05.71 in the gig list. Also, some additions to set lists (12.09.73 Popstudio radio session etc.). Thanks to Kari Väkeväinen.
11.12.02:
Added Auvo Laaksonen's review of the album Tasavallan Presidentti (II) (Tasavallan Presidentti, 1971), from Jazzrytmit 7/2002.
20.11.02:
Added photos of Tasavallan Presidentti at Makasiini, Hanko, 11.07.2002. Contributed by Jarmo Savinainen.
02.09.02:
Included a Heinola gig from September 1970 in the list of gigs. Thanks to Timo Ronkainen.
29.08.02:
Added more info about Swedish TV's Tasavallan Presidentti special 19.05.74 to the list of television appearances. Thanks to Seija De Rybel.
18.08.02:
Added Auvo Laaksonen's review of the album Still Struggling For Freedom (Tasavallan Presidentti, 2001), and his writing 50-vuotias kitaristinero Jukka Tolonen, both of which were originally published in Jazzrytmit magazine.
06.08.02:
Included the set list of Oulu 08.07.90 in the gig list. Thanks, Pete.
04.08.02:
Moved this site to a new place: http://pressa.stc.cx. Thanks to Matti Kari for providing the webspace.
19.07.02:
Included Hanko 10.07.02 (w/set list) & Hämeenlinna 14.07.02 in the list of gigs. Thanks to Ilkka Hytti.
10.07.02:
Included Karkkila 23.05.70, Helsinki 23.10.70 and Imatra 29.06.02 in the gig list. Thanks to Pekka Nissilä.
29.06.02:
Included Maestro, Helsinki, 24.05.02, in the list of gigs (I wonder what that gig must have been like!?). Thanks to Urpo Hartikainen.
10.06.02:
Included in the bibliography: 'Neljättä kertaa Afrikan asialla' (Helsingin Sanomat 08.12.73); '"Laulan niin pitkään kuin henki pihisee"' (Kainuun Sanomat 21.12.98); 'Pressa hurjassa vireessä' (Kainuun Sanomat 27.05.02); and a review of the album 'Tasavallan Presidentti' (-69) in the Russian Karelian magazine Punalippu, probably from the 1980s (thanks, Suonna!).
24.05.02:
Included in the bibliography: Jake Nyman's interview with Frank Robson in Soundi 5/2002. Reviews of the album Tasavallan Presidentti (II) by Jukka Hauru (HS 10.05.2002), Pertti Hakala (Rumba 10/2002), and Mikko Voutilainen (Aksentti 5/2002).
12.05.02:
Added a link to Jukka Tolosen 50-v. juhlien tunnelmia by "kite" at Palasokeri.com.
07.05.02:
Added a link to a 1973 Reading Festival page, including excerpts from a Zig Zag article with a 'Tasavallan Presidentii' mention.
05.05.02:
Added a link to my own review of the album Tasavallan Presidentti (II) (1971).
02.05.02:
Added a link to Juhlakalun vonguttelua, Jukka Hauru's review of Jukka Tolonen's 50th anniversary concert 16.04.02 in Helsingin Sanomat. Also, included Vesa Aaltonen's Viidakkorumpu interview in the bibliography. Thanks to Urpo Hartikainen.
27.04.02:
Included five Helsingin Juhlaviikot dates at Vanha 21.05.-30.05.70 (thanks to Pekka Nissilä), and Tavastia 16.04.02, in the list of gigs.
22.04.02:
Added more information about the reissued album Tasavallan Presidentti (II) (1971).
16.04.02:
Added a link to Kitarakuningas tekee paluuta. Jukka Tolonen, 50, Jukka Hauru's interview with Jukka Tolonen in today's Helsingin Sanomat. Also included in the bibliography: 'Hippiteinistä kuoriutui Suomen ensimmäinen kitarasankari' by Jukka Annala; 'Huippukitaristi Jukka Tolonen juhlii tänään 50-vuotisjuhliaan' by Heta Hyttinen; 'Jukka Tolonen täyttää tänään 50 vuotta' by Pasi Kostiainen.
07.04.02:
Included the EP 'Costarica Show' and LP 'Happy Peter' (Pekka Pöyry, 1984) in the list of albums by various artists / members' solo albums with Tasavallan Presidentti tracks (slightly altered the title of that page).
Added the catalogue numbers of the German label Brain for the albums Lambertland and Milky Way Moses.
Included Ruisrock 1970 & 1971 and Kuusrock 1990 in the list of radio appearances.
30.03.02:
Added a link to Kauko Röyhkä's review of the album Still Struggling For Freedom (Tasavallan Presidentti, 2001) in Rytmi 1/2002.
26.03.02:
Added a link to En hjälte kommer till stan, an article by Mårten Sundberg in the newspaper Nya Åland 02.02.01.
Added a link to Steve Hegede's review of the album Lambertland (Tasavallan Presidentti, 1972).
30.01.02:
Added a link to Petri Silas's Soundi review, mentioned below.
23.01.02:
Included Helsinki 17.01.02 (which did happen?) & Oulu 02.10.71 (thanks, Kristjan) in the list of gigs & Petri Silas's review of Still Struggling For Freedom in the bibliography.
03.01.02:
Added a photo of Jukka Tolonen and fans at Kurkimäen korttelitalo, Helsinki, 1st December 2001. Contributed by Tommi Heiskanen.
21.12.01:
Added a link to Ilkka Mattila's review of the album Still Struggling For Freedom (Tasavallan Presidentti, 2001) in today's Nyt.
03.12.01:
Included the set list of Helsinki 01.12.01 in the list of gigs. Thanks, Vesa.
30.11.01:
Added cover art for the album Still Struggling For Freedom, and the set list of Helsinki 27.11.01 to the gigs page (thanks, Vesa).
29.11.01:
Added a page for the new live CD Still Struggling For Freedom.
Included Helsinki 25.11.01 & 27.11.01 in the list of gigs.
23.10.01:
At last, included Popfinlandia 06.12.00 in the list of radio, TV & film appearances.
12.08.01:
Added a page for the 1990 compilation Classics.
Included Arto Melleri's 1970 fiction 'Meno-paluu' in the bibliography. Thanks to Urpo Hartikainen.
10.08.01:
Added a page for Tasavallan Presidentti's tracks on albums by various artists.
Added a link to Raimo Öystilä's Eero Raittinen web site.
Added Vexi Salmi's review of the album Tasavallan Presidentti from Intro 1/1970.
05.07.01:
Included a partial set list of Helsinki 26.05.01 in the list of gigs. Thanks to Michael Karlsson.
06.06. & 08.06. & 05.07.01:
A few new entries in the bibliography.
04.06.01:
Included Helsinki 17.05.01 & 26.05.01 in the list of gigs.
18.04.01:
Included Jyväskylä 03.07.70 & 24.10.70, and Keimola 13.08.72 in the list of gigs. Thanks to Hannu Lehtoranta & Arto Junttila.
17.04.01:
Moved Tasavallan Presidentti - Caught in the Net to http://members.surfeu.fi/mmerilai/pressa.
16.04.01:
Added the Korean catalogue number of Lambertland.
15.04.01:
Emma.fm, a Finnish online-shop of digital music, has a Tasavallan Presidentti page with two songs for sale & an error in the biography.
Added links to Sjef Oellers' reviews of the albums Tasavallan Presidentti, Lambertland, and Milky Way Moses.
Included Kultsa 04.09.72 in the list of gigs & the radio, tv & film appearances.
14.04.01:
Included in the bibliography, 'Hyvät herrat ja naiset: Tasavallan Presidentti!', Jussi Niemi's interview with Måns Groundstroem in Aamulehti 11.12.00.
26.03.01:
Included more dates from 1974 in the list of gigs & Old Grey Whistle Test 1974 in the list of radio, TV & film appearances.
20.03.01:
Several additions in the bibliography & the list of gigs.
03.03.01:
Included Dag Erik Asbjornsen's 'Scented Gardens Of The Mind' in the bibliography.
25.02.01:
Added Ian MacDonald's article Rockin' Scandinavia and the Boogie-Woogie Few from NME, Sep 22, 1973. Thanks to Esa Järvi.
08.02.01:
Added a link to Lester Bang's review of the album Tasavallan Presidentti in Rolling Stone 67/1970.
29.01.01:
Opened a page for the pictures index, and added two photos from Suosikki 1970, Tasavallan Presidentti and a rat & Frank Robson. Scanned by Jaana Mäläskä.
Added links to Jarmo Wallenius's articles Saksofonisti Juhani Aaltonen etsii jatkuvasti uutta, and Presidentin miesten proge puuroutui pahoin, in Turun Sanomat.
Included 06.07.74 Lappajärvi, 07.07.74 Oulu, and 15.12.00 Turku in the list of gigs.
14.12.00:
Added a link to Taidot tallella, ihan kivasti, Jukka Hauru's review of Tasavallan Presidentti's concert at Kanneltalo, Helsinki, 12.12.00, in Helsingin Sanomat.
07.12.00:
Included the Popfinlandia concert 06.12.00 in the list of gigs.
06.12.00:
Added a link to "Ei jälkilämmittelyä tai eläkefiiliksiä", Jukka Hauru's interview with Juhani Aaltonen in Helsingin Sanomat 01.12.00.
08.11.00:
Included the set list of the Jyväskylä concert 17.07.99 in the gigs page. Thanks to Risto-Ville Seppänen.
20.10.00:
Several new entries in the bibliography & more info about the 1972 gigs.
19.10.00:
Added a link to Jukka Lindfors's Pekka Streng web site.
06.10.00:
Added a link to Tolonen!, Jyri-Jussi Rekinen's interview with Jukka Tolonen in Rytmi 1/2000.
Added Ruisrock gig dates 1972, 1973 & 1995. Thanks to Suonna Kononen.
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02.10.00:
Added information about two gigs from 1983. Thanks to Jari Missonen.
30.09.00:
Added scans of cover art for the album Tasavallan Presidentti (II). Contributed by Urpo Hartikainen.
Included three 1990 & 1999 dates in the gigs page.
16.09.00:
Tasavallan Presidentti - Caught in the Net opened.