|Genres||Psychedelic folk, dream pop, ambient, lo-fi, experimental hip hop|
Paavoharju was a Finnish musical collective of ascetic Christians formed around two brothers, Lauri and Olli Ainala. They came to attention in 2005 when their debut album was highlighted as "Album of the Week" by popular publication Stylus Magazine.
Their second album, 2008's Laulu Laakson Kukista (translates to A Song about Flowers of the Valley) was selected by noted music website Pitchfork Media as a recommendation, and ranked 18th on Metacritic's list of the 30 best-reviewed albums of the year.
- Yhä hämärää (2005)
- Laulu Laakson Kukista (2008)
- Ikkunat Näkevät (EP of rare and unreleased tracks, with three new songs) (2011)
- Joko sinä tulet tänne alas tai minä nousen sinne (Svart Records, 2013)
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