The Nordic Playlist Radio Bar will make its way to Slush Music Helsinki on Wednesday 30th November!

Following previous editions at Iceland Airwaves Festival in Reykjavík, by:Larm Festival in Oslo and Berlin Festival, the Nordic Playlist Radio Bar is now set to head to Helsinki to present a fourth edition of the concept.

Featuring tailor-made programmes from world renowned broadcasters alongside performances from some of Finland’s hottest emerging acts, the Nordic Playlist Radio Bar will be live streamed in its entirety here at, while attendees of Slush Music are invited to join us at the Radio Bar to witness the action in person.


Performances from Lake Jons, Biniyam, VIEW and very special guests are in store, as are radio shows from Seattle based DJ Kevin Cole of KEXP, Matthías Már Magnússon of RÚV in Iceland, Christoph Schrag of Radio Fritz in Germany and more! Join us throughout the day – in person or online – to tune in to specially made broadcasts exploring the rich musical landscape of the Nordics.


The Nordic Playlist Radio Bar will be available to live stream right here at on Wednesday 30th November. For a taste of what’s in store, check out our video archive from the Nordic Playlist Radio Bar at Berlin Festival!


Delegates attending the music day of SLUSH are invited to join us at the Nordic Playlist Radio Bar to enjoy freshly baked cinnamon buns and refreshments courtesy of Putte’s Cinnamon Bun Bar, as presented by Antto Melasniemi, one of Finland’s most infamous chefs best known for his much-loved restaurants Kuurnaa, Ateljé Finne and Putte’s Bar & Pizza. Enjoy the immersive atmosphere of the Radio Bar, experience the broadcasts and performances close up, and meet the DJs and the team behind the Nordic Playlist while being surrounded by the finest Nordic music.


Wednesday 30th November

10:00 – 11:00 – Nordic Playlist Radio Bar: Kick Off with Francine Gorman
11:00 – 12:00 – Christoph Schrag (Radio Fritz), Nordic Soundgarden
12:00 – 13:00 – Orion (YleX), Finnish Night Lights – A selection of the hottest dancefloor tunes
12:30 – 12:45 – Biniyam Live Session
13:00 – 14:00 – Casper Bach Hegstrup (DR P6 Beat) Debut – A First Time For Everything’ – Emerging Nordic Tunes
14:00 – 15:30 – Mattí Már Magnússon (RÚV 2), Poppland with Matthías Már Magnússon
14:45 – 15:00 – Lake Jons Live Session
15:30 – 17:00 – Kevin Cole (KEXP), Borderless Bliss: A Redistribution of Peace, Love and Understanding
16:15 – 16.30 – View Live Session

Get to know the DJs and Artists!