Color Dolor have been perfecting their unique art pop sound in Helsinki, Finland since 2011. In present moment Color Dolor are Stina Koistinen and Nicolas ‘Leissi’ Rehn. Color Dolor’s 3rd album Love (2018, Soliti) looks at the universal theme of love from different angles: romantic love, platonic love, love in society, not forgetting lovelessness and loneliness. The ‘Love’ album won the annual Teosto Prize 2019, which is one of the biggest music awards in Nordic countries.
Color Dolor create a unique, musical experience both record and live, having played in Finland, England, Norway, Sweden and Estonia. They opened for St. Vincent in 2014 and for Susanne Sundfør in August 2015, both in Helsinki.
Konkurssi Records released their first two albums Cuckoo in a Clock in 2013 and Wonderchild in 2015.
The Finnish media has baptized them as “future megastars” (NYT 33/2012), and “their sound is something completely unheard of” according to Rumba (3/2013).
Color Dolor duo:
Stina Koistinen – vocals
Nicolas Rehn – guitars, programming