Afie Jurvanen isn’t from the Bahamas. He’s a Finnish-Canadian from Barrie--a working class town in rural Ontario. But his chosen epithet is fitting. Since 2009 he’s been making music under the name Bahamas--writing songs about sunsets, love affairs, and making out with crooked smiles. Through simple arrangements, he charts an escape route from the snow belt to the coral reefs. His new album, Barchords, was released in 2012 to critical praise: Read more about Bahamas on Last.fm.
Top Tracks:Lost In The Light / Don't You Want Me / Caught Me Thinkin / Whole Wide World / I Got You Babe / Caught Me Thinking / Montreal / Okay Alright I’m Alive / Already Yours / Christmas Must Be Tonight / Never Again / Snow Plow / Overjoyed / Be My Witness / Your Sweet Touch /
Bahamas On DIY
Live Reviews: Bahamas, St Pancras Old Church, London (27th April 2012)