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Scarlet Thread
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Scarlet Thread was founded by Jani Timoniemi in 1995. At the time, he did some recordings with the help of a few session musicians. The first actual line-up was formed between 1999 and 2000, when Scarlet Thread participated the Tuonen Tytär: A Tribute to Finnish Progressive (Mellow Records MMP385) compilation CD which was put together by the Finnish Colossus Ry. The band made a version of Sahti’s song "Säikkyvä." Since then, the line-up has changed quite drastically, and only bass player Jukka Jokikokko has remained in addition to Jani.
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Scarlet Thread — Valheista Kaunein Scarlet Thread — Valheista Kaunein
(Musea FGBG 4670.AR, 2005, CD)
Various Artists — Kalevala - A Finnish Progressive Rock Epic Various Artists — Kalevala - A Finnish Progressive Rock Epic
(Musea FGBG 4463.AR, 2003, 3CD)
Scarlet Thread — Psykedeelisiä Joutsenlauluja Scarlet Thread — Psykedeelisiä Joutsenlauluja
((Not on label) no#, 2002, CD)
Various Artists — Tuonen Tytär - A Tribute to Finnish Progressive Various Artists — Tuonen Tytär - A Tribute to Finnish Progressive
(Mellow MMP 385 AB, 2000, 2CD)

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