Anne Taskinen (Heinäsirkka)

Anne Taskinen (Heinäsirkka) (3/02/1958, Helsinki, Finland) is a finnish singer, songwriter, actress, concert organizator and journalist. She is the first woman in Finland to publish her own songs in rock genre in late 1970's. At the beginning, in 1976, she was singer of Sleepy Sleepers, also with Leningrad Cowboys. She is the author of Finnish female rockhistory 2004 ”Rockin korkeat korot” (High heels of Rock ) and for 15 years radio-tv journalist in Finnish Broadcasting company.