Band

The Plastic Explosives serve hard and heavy rock in a highly explosive package. Formed in Helsinki in the end of 2005.

The musical roots are deep in the classic heavy and hard rock tradition of the 1970′s and 80′s: Deep Purple, AC/DC, Kiss, Whitesnake, Mötley Crüe, Lynyrd Skynyrd… You know what we’ve been listening to since we were kids!

Jussi Kontinen guitar and vocals
Jussi Kontinen (guitar and vocals) is a band and guitar teacher by profession. He’s also a walking encyclopedia of heavy rock. Some people are aware of his dark past as a classical guitarist…

Tuomas Koskipää bass and vocals
Tuomas Koskipää (bass and vocals) has played the bass for over fifteen years in different bands and projects. He also sings most of the lead vocals in The Plastic Explosives.

Matias Harju keyboard and vocals
Matias Harju (keyboards and vocals) has played the cello since he was four, but soon the piano and rock’n’roll took a hold of him. He’s nowadays a high school music teacher who also tries to educate the students in light and sound technics.

Kille Miettinen drums and vocals
Kille Miettinen (drums and vocals) is a drummer and drum teacher by profession. He has played in many noted Finnish bands of which The Plastic Explosives is not yet the most famous… Kille has an own garage studio built in a garage!