Nuclear Netclub Updates


07.07.17
05.07.17
03.07.17
  • Included Helsinki 23.06.67 in the list of Blues Section gigs. Most likely a Blues Section gig, even though it is only "Jimmy" Pembroke who is mentioned in this advert from Helsingin Sanomat 17.06.67. Thanks to Osku Asikainen.
  • Added an advert from Etelä-Suomen Sanomat 30.11.67 for Blues Section's gig in Tampere 02.12.67. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
22.06.17
20.06.17
18.06.17
  • Added Tommi Liuhala's review of Pigworm (Jim Pembroke, 1974) from Ilta-Sanomat 10.06.74. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Added Pressa ja Wigwam ilman majaa, a piece of news from Ilta-Sanomat 06.03.74. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Added another advert for Wigwam's gig in Riihimäki 21.05.76. Scanned from Keski-Uusimaa by Osku Asikainen.
17.06.17
24.05.17
17.05.17
21.04.17
05.04.17
08.03.17
  • Included Helsinki 04.03.17 (Ilkka Rantamäki & The Bluesbrokers) in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs.
24.02.17
  • Included Tampere 18.02.17 in the list of Wigwam Revisited gigs. Thanks to Hannu for the set list.
  • Removed pre-2015 entries from this page.
03.02.17
23.01.17
  • Included Helsinki 05.09.74 (Son Seals), with a scan of a review (Ilta-Sanomat 06.09.74), in the list of Pekka Pohjola gigs. Thanks to Osku Asikainen.
13.01.17
  • Added a scan of Rockin riemullakin rajansa (Ilta-Sanomat 14.08.72), Tommi Liuhala's review of Ruisrock and Keimola festivals. Thanks to Osku Asikainen.
17.12.16
  • Added scans - photo & text - from Tommi Liuhala's Keimola review in Ilta-Sanomat 14.08.72. Thanks to Osku Asikainen.
14.12.16
13.12.16
  • Added a scan of Ari Puukka's review (Musa 4/1975) of the single Freddie Are You Ready / Kite (Wigwam, 1975). Thanks to Osku Asikainen.
  • Included Helsinki 05.12.16 (Kalle Salonen Band) & Gustavson's set list for Helsinki 24.11.16 (50 vuotta Lovea!) in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs.
05.12.16
30.11.16
11.11.16
  • Added Wigwamille ovi auki Englantiin (Ilta-Sanomat 03.07.73), Tommi Liuhala's interview with Ronnie Österberg, and Sikarinpurijasta pitkätukaksi (Ilta-Sanomat 23.08.72), Tommi Liuhala's interview with Warren Schatz with pieces of Wigwam related information. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Added a brief review of Pihkasilmä kaarnakorva (Pekka Pohjola, 1972) from Ilta-Sanomat 16.02.73. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Added an advert for Wigwam's Helsinki gig 11.06.72. Scanned from Ilta-Sanomat 09.06.72 by Osku Asikainen.
  • Included Riihimäki 06.01.66 & Riihimäki 13.02.66 (misprinted date in the ad) in the list of Jim Pembroke gigs. Adverts from Riihimäen Sanomat scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Added a scan by Osku Asikainen of a ticket - front & back - for British Standard feat. Jukka Gustavson's gig at Malmitalo, Helsinki 11.02.14.
  • Included Lahti 29.10.16 (Strandberg Project) in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs.
03.11.16
  • Added Kotimaan kaunis kuva (Ilta-Sanomat 27.04.73), a review by Tommi Liuhala of a Helsinki rock concert 26.04.73 where Wigwam was one of the acts. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Added a photo of Jim Pembroke & Pems on stage (Ilta-Sanomat 31.01.66). Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Added Radbrew's Wigwam India Pale Ale to the Wigwam is everywhere gallery. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
28.10.16
  • Included Helsinki 24.01.69 in the list of Blues Section gigs and Wigwam gigs. Although the band were publicised as Blues Section, their lineup must have been that of soon-to-be-named Wigwam's. Confirmation appreciated! Thanks to Osku Asikainen for noticing the ad from Ilta-Sanomat.
22.10.16
  • Included Helsinki 10.07.07 (Stevie Ray Vaughan tribute) & Turku 06.10.16 (Organ Fusion Band) in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs. Thanks to Pertti Havia & guestbook's dudes.
  • Included 'Progelegendan matka "mummolan maisemiin"' (Sisä-Suomen Lehti 27.09.16) in the list of interviews with Jukka Gustavson.
03.10.16
  • Added a link to a review of Wigwam Revisited's gig in Helsinki 03.09.16.
27.09.16
  • Added an interview with Ronnie Österberg (Ilta-Sanomat 02.03.71, layout not original), a review of Fairyport (Wigwam, 1971) (Ilta-Sanomat 01.12.71, layout not original), a piece of news (Ilta-Sanomat 04.04.72), and an interview with Wigwam (Ilta-Sanomat 14.02.73) - all by Tommi Liuhala. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Added an advert for Wigwam's gig in Helsinki 31.12.70. See also the article from Ilta-Sanomat 29.12.70. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Added an advert from Ilta-Sanomat for Blues Section's gig in Helsinki 16.03.68. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Included Helsinki 04.09.16 (Dylan suomeksi) in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs. Thanks to Pertti Havia.
  • Included Suolahti 22.09.16 & Vantaa 25.09.16 in the list of Wigwam Revisited gigs.
21.09.16
  • Added a scan of a ticket from Wigwam and Gong's Hammersmith Odeon concert 27.03.76. Thanks to Nic Stayt.
  • Included Helsinki 03.09.16 & 10.09.16 in the list of Wigwam Revisited gigs.
  • Included Helsinki 28.08.16 (LoveProge) in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs.
24.08.16
14.07.16
03.06.16
11.05.16
  • Added a scan of Blues-Section käväisi, a concert review from Karjalainen 04.06.1968.
  • Added a link to Harri Uusitorppa's interview with Frank Robson, 70 years, in Helsingin Sanomat 27.04.2016.
04.05.16
29.04.16
  • Added pieces of Blues Section news by Harry Aaltonen from Ilta-Sanomat 18.07.1967 & 19.12.1967. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
23.04.16
22.04.16
  • Included Helsinki 18.04.-20.04.16 (UMO) w/set lists in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs. Thanks to Esa Onttonen.
19.04.16
26.03.16
  • Embedded the surviving playback clips from March 1975 'Iltatähti' into the list of Wigwam's TV appearances.
  • Embedded a clip from a 1976 concert 'Kissa vieköön - Yle 50 viihdekonsertti' into the list of Jukka Gustavson's TV appearances.
  • Added a review of Blues Section (Blues Section, 1967) from Extra 1/1968, as well as a review of Luulosairas / Henry's Highway Code (Wigwam, 1969) from Teinilehti 19/1969. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Added photos of Ronnie Österberg, from Teinilehti 19/1969 and Pop Syndicate leaflet #2. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Added a link to Juho Äijö's review of Fairyport (Wigwam, 1971) and Kristian Selm's review of B The Magpie (Pekka Pohjola, 1974).
  • Added a link to Pertti Jarla's comic strip in today's Helsingin Sanomat.
  • Started checking obsolete links. They are being removed, repaired, or replaced - in many cases with archive.org links. Some links, including the 2000 Rytmi interviews with Wigwam members, have even made a comeback, thanks to the Wayback Machine.
04.03.16
03.02.16
  • Included Joensuu 06.05.71, with an advert and a brief review from Karjalainen, in the list of Wigwam gigs. Thanks to Osku Asikainen.
  • Included Helsinki 30.01.16 (Ilkka Rantamäki & The Bluesbrokers) in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs.
29.01.16
  • Jim Pembroke turned 70 years on Wednesday. Nuclear Netclub congratulates!
  • Included Lahti 28.10.65, with an advert, in the list of Jim Pembroke gigs. Thanks to Osku Asikainen.
  • Jim Pembroke & Blues Section appear in Love Records - Anna mulle Lovee, a semi-fictional film which premiered in Finnish theatres today. The role of Pembroke is played by John McGregor. There are references to Wigwam, too, in the film.
  • Included Porvoo 15.01.16 in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs.
01.01.16
  • Included Paavola 12.08.72 in the list of Wigwam gigs.
  • Included Helsinki 05.12.15 (Funksters) & 19.12.15 (Tuppu Orrenmaa Quartet) in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs.
  • Included Tampere 17.12.15 (Rechardt/Rauhala/Laihonen) in the list of Pekka Rechardt gigs.
23.11.15
16.11.15
17.10.15
09.10.15
  • Added an advert for Wigwam & co's gig at Keimola 19.07.1969. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Included 'Live In Finland' (Jan-Olof Strandberg & Armand Sabal-Leggo Project, 2015) in the list of records with involvement by Jukka Gustavson. Thanks to Seppo Laine.
08.10.15
28.08.15
  • Added more info on Ulappa (Esa Kotilainen, 2015) and a link to a review by Juha Seitz.
  • Included Helsinki 15.08.15 (Kalle Salonen Band) in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs.
  • Along with a few other Love Records artists, tracks from Wigwam, Blues Section and Pekka Pohjola sampled on Asa's new album 'Love X'.
31.07.15
18.06.15
  • Added a page for Esa Kotilainen's new album Ulappa.
  • Included the songs played at Helsinki 02.03.15 in the list of Wigwam Unplugged gigs. Thanks, Jesse.
  • Filed guestbook messages 14.12.14-20.02.15.
11.06.15
  • Added J.A. Heikkilä's review of Wigwam's 22.08.70 Ruisrock gig from Helsingin Sanomat 24.08.70.
  • Added a Wigwam news item from Seura 12/1971. Scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Included Myllykoski 07.06.75 (exact date) and Helsinki 03.07.75 in the list of Wigwam gigs, as well as a tour advert from Soundi. Lappajärvi 04.07.75 seems unlikely. Thanks to Mikael Huhtamäki.
  • Filed guestbook messages 12.11.14-14.12.14.
05.06.15
15.05.15
  • Included in the list of Wigwam gigs: Helsinki 22.01.73, 07.04.73, 26.04.73, 01.09.73, 03.11.73, 10.03.74, Espoo 12.05.73, Lappajärvi 14.07.73. Thanks to Mikael Huhtamäki.
  • Filed guestbook messages 27.08.14-14.09.14.
09.05.15
07.05.15
  • Added a link to Tuomas Pelttari's interview with me at Musasto. The interview was conducted on the 2nd of March when I gave a talk on Wigwam at the Raisio Main Library. See pics and feelings as well as related February entries at Musasto.
  • Added a 23rd hand-drawn sleeve to the Hard N'Horny cover gallery. Thanks to Matti Maltamo.
  • Included in the list of Wigwam gigs: Mäntyharju 30.05.70, Mikkeli 20.03.71, 06.11.71, 09.12.72, Juva 03.02.73, 20.10.73, 26.10.74.
  • Included Mikkeli 10.04.79 (Jim, Kojo etc.), 21.05.81 (Jimbo) & 19.03.85 (solo) in the list of Jim Pembroke gigs.
  • Several entries to the bibliography from the newspaper Länsi-Savo, including a concert review from the 1975 Korpirock. Also discovered an early interview with Mats Huldén & Ronnie Österberg from Maaseudun Tulevaisuus 10.04.1969 (short with no direct citations, though).
  • Filed guestbook messages 14.06.14-07.08.14.
11.04.15
30.03.15
25.03.15
  • The day before yesterday (officially 22nd March) Nuclear Netclub's guestbook service provider Freebok went out of business. A total of 12,526 messages were left in the guestbook since its opening on the 25th September 1998. Altogether, the guestbook was visited 568,772 times. I have saved the messages up to the last ones and will relocate them here.
  • Nuclear Netclub itself was down between the 22nd December 2014 and the 14th February 2015 due to server breakdown, and reopened at a new address: www.wigwam.fi. The old one was: wigwam.stc.cx.
  • Filed guestbook messages 06.03.14-05.04.14.
21.03.15
  • Included in the list of Wigwam gigs: Tuusula 18.07.70, Nurmijärvi 22.05.71, Tuusula 09.06.72, Helsinki 23.06.72, Tuusula 29.06.73. Also added adverts from Keski-Uusimaa for these and Keimola 19.07.69. Thanks to Osku Asikainen.
  • Included in the list of Jim Pembroke gigs: Helsinki 18.09.65 (Beatmakers) & Helsingin mlk 15.07.66 (Pems). Adverts scanned by Osku Asikainen.
  • Included Helsinki 05.03.15 in the list of Jukka Gustavson gigs.
  • Filed guestbook messages 01.01.14-06.03.14.
07.03.15
  • Included in the list of Wigwam gigs: Helsinki 30.04.69, 05.09.69, 12.09.69, 04.10.69, 18.10.69, 31.10.69, 08.11.69, 29.11.69, 14.02.70, 26.03.70, 22.05.70, 03.06.70, 19.06.70, 11.07.70, 02.09.70, 05.11.70, Karkkila 06.06.70, Espoo 11.07.70, 02.09.70. Thanks to Mikael Huhtamäki.
  • Included Tampere 14.01.15 in the list of Pekka Rechardt gigs.
  • Included in the list of Jukka Gustavson interviews: 'Jukka Gustavson. Juurimusiikin monitoimimies' by Riku Metelinen (Blues News 1/2015), '"Onks urut huutanu", kysyi Remu' by Suonna Kononen (Karjalainen 20.02.2015).
  • Filed guestbook messages 23.10.13-29.12.13.
05.03.15