Artist News Releases

Efterklang offshoot Liima announce debut album, release video

By | Published on Friday 12 February 2016


“What was that new band three members of Efterklang formed with Finnish percussionist Tatu Rönnkö?” That’s the question that’s been plaguing you for weeks now. And because you’re apparently too lazy to Google it, let me just tell you, it’s Liima.

While we’re on the subject, I might as well tell you that they’re releasing their debut album, ‘ii’, on 18 Mar. They’ve also just released the video for their first single ‘Amerika’.

“Rasmus [Stolberg from the band] and I kept going back to this idea that everybody’s anxious and that whatever we’re doing to distract ourselves from these anxieties is no longer working”, says the video’s director Olivier Groulx. “That feeling of not being able to outrun it is what got us started”.

And then this video is where they finished: