Sami Sänpäkkilä aka Es lives and works near the forests of Tampere, Finland. He is a musician, film-maker and the head of Fonal Records. Sami's fourth solo release is “Sateenkaarisuudelma” double LP released by the Belgian (K-RAA-K)3 records on 1st November 2005. Sami has created 15 short films and music videos which have been screened in various museums, art galleries and film festivals around the world. The films and the music are experimental moodscapes that explore the themes of melancholy, pathos and hope. Es has perfomed across North America and Europe at various festivals including Sonár, Subcurrent and Itsenäisyysyö at the famous B2 club in Moscow.
Artist website: http://www.escycle.com