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Popeda is a Finnish rock baund hailin frae Tampere an ane o the staples o Manserock. Epe Helenius, who signed the baund for Poko Rekords in 1977, cried the baund the "Finnish Rolling Stones". Muisically their style is a combination o Rock 'n' Roll, wi humorous leerics bi their vocalist Pate Mustajärvi, aften concernin girls, caurs an drinkin.

Popeda wais foondit in November 1977 bi Pauli "Pate" Mustajärvi an Ilari "Ilpo" Ainiala. Popeda's 1983 album Kaasua is considered their breakthrough. Pate Mustajärvi is these days the baund's anerlie oreeginal member.

Discography[eedit | eedit soorce]

Albums[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Popeda (1978) (Popeda)
  • Raswaa koneeseen (1980) (Grease tae the Machine)
  • Hullut koirat (1981) (Mad Dogs)
  • Raakaa voimaa (1981) (Live) (Raw Pouer)
  • Mustat enkelit (1982) (Black Angels)
  • Kaasua... (1983) (Gas...)
  • Harasoo (1984) (Harasoo)
  • Pohjantähden alla (1985) (Unner the North Starn)
  • Huilut suorina (1986) (Live) (Flutes Straight)
  • Ei oo valoo (1987) (There's Nae Licht)
  • Hallelujaa (1988) (Hallelujah)
  • Kans'an Popeda (1990) (Naition's Popeda)
  • Svoboda (1992) (Svoboda)
  • H.Ö.N.Ö. (1994) (D.U.M.B.)
  • Live at the BBC (1995) (Live at the BBC)
  • 500 cc (1997) (500 cc)
  • Vieraissa (1999) (On Guest)
  • Just! (2001) (Right!)
  • Häkää! (2005) (Carbon Monoxide)
  • Täydelliset miehet (2008) (Perfect Men, Desperate Husbands)
  • Pitkä Kuuma Kesä 2010 - Live (2010) (Lang Hot Simmer 2010 - Live)

Compilations[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 15 GT Golden Turbo (1986) (15 Gt Golden Turbo)
  • Poko-klassikko: Popeda (1987) (Poko-Classics: Popeda)
  • Peethelemin kesäveikot (nopein saa) (1993) (Nestbrothers of Beetlehem (Fastest Gets))
  • Hittejä, kersantti Karoliina! (1997) (Hits, Sergeant Karoliina!)
  • Pelkkää juhlaa - 25v. Juhlakokoelma (Just Party - 25th Anniversary Collection)
  • 30-vuotinen sota 1977 - 2007 (2007) (30-Year War 1977-2007)

DVDs[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Hyvää iltaa, Tampere (2002) (Good Evening, Tampere)
  • Pitkä Kuuma Kesä 2010 - Live (2010) (Long Hot Summer 2010 - Live)

Members[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Pate Mustajärvi - vocals (1977–present)
  • Costello Hautamäki - guitars, vocals (1982–present)
  • Jyrki K. Melartin - bass guitar, vocals (1980–1990, 1995–present)
  • Pate Kivinen - keybuirds (2008–present)
  • Lacu Lahtinen - drums, vocals (2008–present)

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