Larry Peninsula is a new traditional country & ameripolitan songwriter.
“Real honkytonkin music from Finland!” Larry’s debut album will be released in the Fall of 2017. Two singles has been released so far from the upcoming album: “Country Music Only” and “Walk The Talk”. Since the beginning Larry has been determined and persistent with his music and in 2017 the results of hard work are finally showing. Both singles received a great reception from all around the world. More info down below.
After hundreds of gigs Larry and his band are entertaining as an authentic country band can be. It’s always a real Honky-Tonk hoedown when Larry Peninsula Band is on the stage.
Larry has performed with a Finnish bluegrass band Jussi Syren & The Groundbreakers and in America with The Wallace Brothers Band. LPB has opened for Doug Seegers (USA), Cina Samuelson (SWE), Mats Rådberg (SWE) and played as a backing band for George Highfill (USA).
Larry Peninsula Band from right to left Henry B. Jones (bass), Heikki “Gerald” Honkanen (guitar, harmonica) and Olli Vimpari (drums).
-“Country Music Only” was #1 for 9 weeks in row on Country Music Life’s Top New Country Music List.
-“Country Music Only” was added to Saving Country Music’s Top 25 List.
-“Walk The Talk” and “Country Music Only” has been played on radio stations in USA, France, Denmark, England, Scotland, Finland
-Larry is organiser and the host of American Music Night Festival in Oulu, Finland
-Larry’s music has been covered in several Finnish newspapers including YLE television news.