PLAYLIST OF MY LIFE – Joakim Jokela (SalmonSnake), 2016


It’s hard to exactly pinpoint what SalmonSnake’s sound is, but “Some really funny fucked up shit” comes pretty close. Our next life playlist comes from this funky and strange band’s guitar player, Joakim Jokela. Here is the playlist of his life!


1. The first song you remember hearing as a child
Queen – “Radio Gaga”

2. The first song you can recall ever really and truly loving
Queen – “Another One Bites the Dust”

3. A song that you loved as a teenager/reminds you of high school
Dimmu Borgir – “Mourning Palace”

4. The song or band that got you into metal music (or the current genre you play in)
Camel – “Rgayader”

5. The most recent song to get stuck in your head
Dr. Dre – “The Next Episode”

6. Your guilty pleasure song/band
Rick Astley – “Never Gonna Give You Up”

SalmonSnake Joakim Jokela7. The first album you bought with your own money/the first album you were really excited to own
Rise and Curry from the Taximan

8. A song that makes you want to curl up on the couch with a hot beverage
“Alone in Kyoto”

9. A song to blast at full volume while you’re on the road
Whitesnake – “Here I Go Again”

10. The song you’d most like to be played at your funeral
Keiko Matsui – “Soul Quest”