Bahamas is Afie Jurvanen (pronounced AY-fee)

Bahamas is Afie Jurvanen (pronounced AY-fee) sounds a little like the music you’d make if you spent too much time around Feist–which he surely has, spending three years touring internationally as Feist’s guitarist/pianist. His return to recording under the guise Bahamas is organic–a brew of classical folks strains interlaced with thoughtful storytelling.  Great voice, and a “penchant for dark and peculiar,” this new artist creates music scented with the chill and cozy energy of the Bahamas, these acoustic-folk rhythms stick.

From the album titled Pink Strat, download/listen to “Already Yours” and “Sunshine Blues,” two acoustic-guitar tracks with a Southern soul spirit narrated by Afie’s thoughtful vocals.

Free MP3: Bahamas – “Already Yours”

Free MP3: Bahamas – “Sunshine Blues”

Check out a video of Fiest covering one of his tracks live:

Pink Strat Track Listing:

1. Lonely Loves
2. Hockey Teeth
3. Southern Drawl
4. For Good Reason
5. You’re Bored, I’m Old
6. Sunshine Blues
7. Already Yours
8. What’s Worse
9. Let The Good Time Roll
10. Try, Tried, Trying
11. Till the Morning
12. Whole, Wide, World

Bahamas – “Pink Strat” (Brushfire Records)
Street Date: April 19th, 2011
More info on album/artist here

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