štvrtok, 22. septembra 2016

SKY014_KRRAU / ﻗﺎﻣﺖ ﺍﻟﺳﺎﻋﺔ [QAMAT IS SA'ATU] - αρχάος



Archaos


KRRAU is industrial/darkwave band from Kirov, Russia.
The sound is very influenced by The Moon Lay Hidden Beneath A Cloud.

ﻗﺎﻣﺖ ﺍﻟﺳﺎﻋﺔ [Qamat is-sa'atu] is post-industrial band with ethnic (oriental) music
influences from Moscow/Cherkessk, Russia. Trying to find
compromise between raw, agressive and epic Sound.

The title of the split is αρχάος.
It’s a neologism from hellenic language (αρχαιότητα – antiquity, χάος – chaos).
 Its a concept album based on
oriental myths about Iskander Zul-Qarnayn (Alexander the Great). Most
lyrics on russian, some part in the 4th track on karachay language
(the ancient language spoken in villages in remote areas of the
Caucasus Mountains).
This material since 2014 - read a lot about Alexander The Great (Iskander). Lyrics have connections with "The Shahnameh" of Ferdowsi, traditions and folkloreof Meddle East, The Quran traditions, Zoroastrianism traditions, works
of ancient greek and roman historians (Callisthenes of Olynthus, Quintus Curtius Rufus).


The release is limited to 49 pieces hand painted tapes in a paper boxes.

beautiful design by ProteusAA
ltd. 49 x mc
4€