Club d’Elf is the perfect group for Club Helsinki. Their particular brand of artful Moroccan-infused trance music fits in with the artsy feel of the club. The décor, the bar, the tables, the dance floor, the music and the food are all reflections of this.
Last time they came through town, they had DJ Mr. Rourke with them, but this time they went without the DJ in favor of guitarist Randy Roos and percussionist Matt Kilmer. The addition of another percussionist allowed for extended jams that featured Mike Rivard on the Sintir (a three string morroccan bass lute) as the only melodic instrument and also the drum work of Dean Johnston with Brahim Fribgane on cajon and Kilmer on percussion.