Saturday, January 24, 2015

Järjestyshäiriö: A finnish singing urban-rock band

Photo: Anton Sucksdorff! (YLE)
Hello! Happy saturday to everyone! Its UMK-Interview time! Here are the answers of JÄRJESTYSHÄIRIÖ:
Name: Juho Markkanen
Age: 33
Birthday: 5.9
Height: 188cm
Favorite color: Red
Favourite food: All kind of fish food
Shoe Size: 45
Eye color: green
What do you do in the band: Sing, play guitar and make songs
Where are you right now? lying on the floor making this interview
3 things that makes you happy: gigs, audience, family
What’s your strangest talent? I can make really weird noises
Do you have any nicknames? Murna ...dont ask why
Home alone and you're bored. What do you do? play discgolf or watch movies
What is the strangest thing you have in your room? a stuffed parrot
What are you really good at? making bad jokes
What are you really bad at? making good jokes
Childhood idol: Knightrider
Childhood memory: me watching knightrider
What would you do if you were invisible? make the world a better place somehow
Craziest thing you've ever done: teaching my dogs to speak
Favorite movie: Pulp fiction
Favorite TV series: The Office
Tell me a super power you wish you had: able to fly
What's your favorite part of your body? my toes
What is your guilty pleasure? chocolate
Name a song that never fails to make you happy: Daft punk: Get lucky
If you were a product, how would you sell yourself? This product is goig to win the eurovision song contest!
Can you teach me some interesting words in finnish? Spede Pasanen!!

Hello Guys! Welcome to UMK! How are you?
 - Thanks! Great to be hear! We're feeling awesome!
How would you describe the band?
- We're a Finnish singing urban rock band
How did you meet each other? & when did you start playing together?
- We met already at the age of 7-8 in school. Some stage as teenagers we established our first punk- band called Krapula. After first gigs we changed the name for Järjestyshäiriö
Tell me about the name of the band:
- It means Disorder or Trouble makers in english.  

You are one of the participants of UMK 2015. How did it all begin?
- We got this idea at  some point in the summer when we did the song Särkyneiden sydänten kulmilla and we thought it would be a great single and song for the UMK. 
"Särkyneiden sydänten kulmilla" is the title of your song. Whats the story behind it?
- You could translate it to Neighborhood of broken hearteds. It's a song about the place for the broken hearted people that are searching the happiness and the way out.
Describe the song with 4 words:
-Melodic, Finnish, modern, moody 
What can we expect to see on stage for the performance?
-Energy, flashy lights, attitude 

Have you heard any of the other participants? any favorite?
-There are quite a few good ones! Eeverest and Siru for example.  

Did you watch Eurovision 2014? any fav?
- Yes for sure. Sanna Nielsen was my favorite. Sweden often has good stuff! 

What do you like about Eurovision?
- It's a great and very unique festival that brings up new artists and songs.  

What do you dislike about Eurovision?
- Sometimes it feels that particularity goes ahead of the music itself.  
Tell me the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the word:
Gigs: Fun
Pizza: Sunday
Fear: Dark
Austria: Wien
Fangirling: Sometimes crazy
Nudity: Ready for that
Racoon: Hairy animal
Dreams: Have to have
What are your plans for 2015?
- We're dreaming about a trip to Austria 
Photo: Tiia Santavirta
Thanks to the band for the answers! Good luck on UMK!

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