Album Releases: Week #3

So far this third January and 2017 week is the most joyous in new releases. Although this week is not filled with any big names, it sure offers perhaps even bigger music.     LIGHTS  &  MOTION – DEAR AVALANCHE Sweden | Post-Rock | Buy | Follow We’ll start with post-rock and a favorite of…

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Elky News • #1

• ICELAND I say news, but the first one I have is actually from way back in November 2016. I just found this amazing duo from Iceland and I really want to share this music with you. AMBÁTT is a project made out of  Pan Thorarensen and Thorkell Atlason, this collaboration just released their first…

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When plagiarism means descending chords …

I decided to take a little rant on latest news concerning so called plagiarism of Led Zeppelin’s most famous song Stairway To Heaven.     But let’s start from the beginning. Few days ago, magazine Rollingstone reported that Led Zeppelin are being accused of plagiarism, which in short description means theft or in art –…

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Goodbye Mr. Seeger

Music world lost on of the most influental figure in folk music – Peter Seeger (94). Of course now – everyone is going to say all the bad possible words but let’s not go there. Seeger started his music career in 1935 when his father (musicolog) took him to music festival, Pete was charmed- left…

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Dragons From North

Maybe you have already heard of them mabye you have not. Year ago couple Estonian guys catched my attention. Band called Ewert and the Two Dragons  released their catchy indie album ‘Good Man Down’ who happens to be also a main single from album. Unlike many other artists from Norway, Sweden or Iceland these Estonian…

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