SIG (band)

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SIG
SIG on concert in Raisio.jpg
SIG on a concert in Raisio
Background information
Origin Raisio, Finland
Genres pop music
Years active 1978–1987, 1995–2000, 2003–2009
Labels Norsu
Website http://www.sigpop.net
Members Erkka Makkonen
Jouni Salovaara
Jukka Merisaari
Juha Oksanen
Past members Matti Inkinen
Timo Kilpinen
Moko Karttunen
Matti Ranta
Rauno Linja-aho
Ari Hemmilä
Karhu Hiltunen
Seppo Wahl
Eero Valkonen
Jukka Vehkala
Teppo Seppänen
Ari Hemmilä

SIG was a pop band from Raisio, Finland, formed in 1978. The singer of the band was Matti Inkinen. Two SIG's probably most famous songs are “Vuosisadan rakkaustarina“ (English: The lovestory of the century) and “Hyvää syntymäpäivää“ (English: Happy birthday).

Discography[edit]

  • Matkalla maineeseen (1980)
  • Sudet (1981)
  • Vuosisadan rakkaustarina (1982)
  • Syke (1984)
  • Unelmia (1985)
  • Purppura (1986)
  • Rakkauden sävel (1995)
  • Kansanlauluja kaupungeista (1998)
  • Suomalainen pop-levy (2003)

Members[edit]

1978–1979[edit]

  • Matti Inkinen (vocals)
  • Timo Kilpinen (guitar)
  • Moko Karttunen (bass)
  • Matti Ranta (drums)
  • Juha Oksanen (keyboard)

1979–1981[edit]

  • Matti Inkinen (vocals)
  • Timo Kilpinen (guitar, bass)
  • Rauno Linja-aho (guitar)
  • Ari Hemmilä (bass)
  • Matti Ranta (drums)
  • Juha Oksanen (keyboard)

1981–1987[edit]

  • Matti Inkinen (vocals)
  • Rauno Linja-aho (guitar)
  • Ari Hemmilä (bass)
  • Jukka Merisaari (drums)
  • Juha Oksanen (keyboard)

1995–1996[edit]

  • Matti Inkinen (vocals)
  • Erkka Makkonen (guitar)
  • Karhu Hiltunen (bass)
  • Eero Valkonen (drums)
  • Seppo Wahl (keyboard)

1997–1999[edit]

  • Matti Inkinen (vocals)
  • Jukka Vehkala (guitar)
  • Karhu Hiltunen (bass)
  • Teppo Seppänen (guitar, drums)

2000[edit]

  • Matti Inkinen (vocals)
  • Erkka Makkonen (guitar)
  • Ari Hemmilä (bass)
  • Jukka Merisaari (drums)
  • Juha Oksanen (keyboard)

2003–2009[edit]

  • Matti Inkinen (vocals)
  • Erkka Makkonen (guitar)
  • Jouni Salovaara (bass)
  • Jukka Merisaari (drums)
  • Juha Oksanen (keyboard)

2009–[edit]

  • Erkka Makkonen (guitar)
  • Jouni Salovaara (bass)
  • Jukka Merisaari (drums)
  • Juha Oksanen (keyboard)

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