Radio Helsinki, owned by Finland’s biggest daily newspaper
Helsingin Sanomat, also managed to close a deal to broadcast Van
Zandt’s syndicated weekly radio show Little Steven’s Underground Garage. The show can be heard starting from August 10th on Sundays at 2 p.m. and will be repeated on Tuesdays.
Radio Helsinki can be heard locally on the air on 88.6 Mhz and worldwide via www.radiohelsinki.fi. The website also offers recordings of this week's shows and interviews with Van Zandt.
Markus Nordenstreng's interview with Little Steven can be heard from 1 p.m. local time on Sunday (13.7) on Radio Helsinki’s Rakkaudesta show.
Radio Helsinki (in Finnish, with several live streams)
Iglesias earlier already cancelled a concert that was scheduled to take place in Tampere in 2003.
Ticket holders for the Björk concert can return their tickets to Lippupalvelu or Tiketti ticket outlets.
People who have purchased tickets for the Julio Iglesias concert can
get their money back at Lippupalvelu or Menolippu or trade their
tickets for tickets for the Juanes concert at Helsinki’s Ice Hall on
Björk last performed in Finland during the Ruisrock festival in 1998,
her (then) third concert in the country. Iglesias fans have had to wait
since 1992 for their idol to perform in Finland again.