29 / JUL / 2015

celtic-punksLondon Celtic Punks reviewed Loretta Problem / Justice or crime! Splendid!

“Doing this blog has certainly opened my eyes to the spread of celtic music across the world. Not only with the celtic diaspora re-connecting with their roots but among people with none of those roots in the celtic nations. One country that I had never come across in celtic-punk though was Finland. That changed a month ago when the new single from Loretta Problem turned up in London Celtic Punks HQ. Finland is a music loving country but perhaps is best known here for their Eurovision winners back in 2006 when death metal band Lordi stormed to victory. There is a renowned punk and metal scene much like the other Nordic countries so it should come as no surprise that celtic-punk would make an appearance.What is surprising though is that that band should have been around for over twenty years! ”

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24 / JUN / 2015

Loretta Problem recorded a cover version of  “Mental Beat” to the Hanoi Rocks tribute album in 1996.

The album was never released. Why? We don´t know, but the beat remains the same.
So with all respect to Hanoi Rocks: Mental Beat – One, two, three, one two, three…