Australia´s premier surf guitarist Martin Cilia collaborates with a premier Finnish guitar group Pekka Tiilikainen & Beatmakers on their new album which will be released on their 30th anniversary in April. Cilia also plays lead guitar with legendary Australian group ‘The Atlantics’.
Martin Cilia has written three new titles to the Beatmakers´ new album and also plays second lead guitar on the band´s own title ´Twistin´ Around´. This is not the first time these musicians collaborate. Cilia played second lead and Fender VI on one track of the Beatmakers´ album 10 years ago. Beatmakers have also recorded a couple of Cilia´s tunes earlier. This time however they are brand new titles which haven’t been recorded before.
Pekka Tiilikainen & Beatmakers are currently on their 30th anniversary tour which includes gigs in the UK, The Netherlands, Sweden, Germany and Finland.
Pekka Tiilikainen & Beatmakers:
Pekka Tiilikainen – rhythm gt., vocals,
Juha Heinonen – lead gt.,
Jori Venemies – bass gt.,
Mikko Lund – drums.