Hailing from Turku, Finland, Jaakko Aukusti is a musician/multi-instrumentalist who makes sort-of-pop-ish music coloured with playful arrangements and unconventional song structures. His debut EP Volcano was released through VILD Recordings early in 2015. The single Shadow Boxer claimed loads of radio attention and stirred music enthusiasts also outside of Finland in publications like IndieShuffle. Currently Jaakko Aukusti is recording his debut album which is set to be released in 2016.
In march 2016, Jaakko released a new single ”Himalaya” witch also got a lot of attention outside of Finland. Himalaya, as the whole album is produced by the art pop wizard Artturi Taira, who is best known as the frontman of Rubik – the indie rock pioneer in Finland.