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Korkkijalka is one of the most famous finnish bands playing irish music. It was founded as Shandrum in 1982. In the year 1984 the band, led by Kari Reiman, performed in Helsinki in the play Richard's Corkleg by Brendan Bahan. Hi-Hat -record company wanted to publish the music of the play, but demanded that the name of the band be changed into something in the finnish language. Soon afterwards Harry Bent, an architecture-student from Dublin, joined the band as their new singer. Read more on

Korkkijalka was featured in the movie Muuttolinnun aika.


Songs from Korkkijalka

Whiskey in the Jar

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