Strange and incomprehensible sounds. This split album offers music that demands attentions, concentration and a certain fascination for music that does not reveal itself readily. What is it that one can actually find here?
Sometimes words fall short expressing a certain type of music and of artistic expression. Massola offer music that is definitely out of the common and does not even dare to be conventional. The title of the release says it all, doesn’t it?
They may hail from California’s Sacramento, but instrumental trio Swimming in Bengal play an intoxicating brand of Middle Eastern inspired freely improvised drone. Meditative percussive rhythms played on the traditional tabla are accompanied by an Eastern droning wail, sounding like … Continue reading