Ukrainian music - Home page
Tell a friend Print version E-mail us
 
There are 1929 items in our catalogue.
Search 
About us
How to order (FAQ)
Security
Compact discs
  Gift Ideas
  Folk
  Church
  Rock & Alternative
  Hip-Hop
  Modern Pop
  Variety Art
  Zabava
  Jazz & almost
  Electro-Acoustic Experiments
  Classical
  For Children
  Other
  Audio Books
  MP3-CD
  Multimedia
  Video
  NOT discs
Guestbook
DISC OF THE DAY
Oksana Zabuzhko. Virshi 1980-2013. /second edition/. (Poems)
Zabuzhko. Poems 1980-2013
Domestic: 218.90UAH
International: $19.90USD
NEWSLETTER
Artists:   A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z [0-9]
Albums:   A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z [0-9]
Catalogue -> Electro-Acoustic Experiments -> Electro-Acoustic

Kotra. Reset. /eco-pack/.

 Track 
Reviews (0)
Kotra. Reset. /eco-pack/.
Once closer to the morning, after a long night full of various sounds, I was listening to a performance by Kotra. A whole squall of noise with veins of rhythm, reckless onslaught of liberation energy that wiped off trash of carelessness, shreds of impressions on its way it captured, immersed in experiencing of speed without limitations, without questions, without fluctuations. That was real catharsis, unforgettable experience... Thus, in their new work Kotra looks different. First it even seems that radically different. Almost radically moderate. However... When one already immerses deeper into the album, another angle of view appears, and let me explain why. The tracks, predominantly, have such a dense, clear structure and transformations, actions take place, it would seem, only within its scopes that up to a certain instant this structure seems to be a cage for creativity. And all that seems to interfere with actions, attribute them with some formal aftertaste. But suddenly you understand clearly that exactly this external formality can become an alternative way to liberation. That is, the monotonous repetition of the structure of formal motions results in that you stop taking this structure into account, noticing it from now on you see quite different things here. This, if you wish, can be compared with Buddhists' reading of mantras: first you set a structure, and then you go beyond its scopes. So, Kotra has not abandoned the quest and again tries to fit the listener into a situation of liberation. So, the name of the album, "Reset", can be interpreted ambiguously, and this is good. So, it is not by chance and not in vain that the envelope of this album is white. In the end, everything dissolves in white except for freedom...
Anton Jozhik Leyba (Hedgehog)

Publisher: Kvitnu
Catalogue number: kvitnu 6
Year: 2008

See all albums and songs of the musician(s) on our site:
Kotra

Domestic price: 152.90UAH
International price: $13.90USD
CD1
1. Mp3Rational Attack
2.  Absent Response
3. Mp3Burshtyn
4.  Solid Dissection
5. Mp3Rezonans
6.  In Strict Sense
7.  Vilna Struktura
8. Mp3Strip Puncture
9.  Errant Series
10.  Zriz
11. Mp3Fire Fractions
12.  Versed Breath
13.  Sriblo Oka
14.  Vacant Derivation
15. Mp3Ideal Theories
16.  Zeroth
 Total playing time: 68:32

Fragments of the compositions marked with Mp3 mark are available for listening. How to listen?

Domestic price: 152.90UAH
International price: $13.90USD
See also:

Zavoloka. Vedana. /eco-pack/.


It is exploration of Water Element. It is inspired by knowledge about Ukrainian Cossacks-Magicians, so-called Kharakternyky, that could control forces of nature, particularly water. They used to drink spring water to purify their energy and to became undistinguished and fluid as water. To reach inner melting.
Domestic price: 174.90UAH, International price: $15.90USD

Dunaewsky69. Xquisite. Xcerpt. /eco-pack/.


We could say that it is a disc rather easy for perception so easy that even almost a dancing one. In any case, rhythms pulsate stably here, do not break, do not disappear all of a sudden. The other way round they develop, flow, grow in. But, at the same time, the melodies induce not so much to entertainment and loud conversations as to reflections, attentive perception.
Domestic price: 152.90UAH, International price: $13.90USD

Zavoloka. Suspenzia. /digi-pack/


...the method of narration is not cyclic, although you could hardly name it linear either. And at the same time even abrupt turns and seemingly sharp angles all the same have the quality of some roundness, even smoothness. Femininity...
Domestic price: 306.90UAH, International price: $27.90USD

The Moglass, Vanessa Arn, Tom Carter. Snake-tongued Swallow-tailed...


And due to active use of live instruments, this music is called post-rock. And due to how exactly and in what combinations they are used it is named ambient and psycho-folk. It is a live, warm matter, and it bears a long, tangible, contemplative feeling of coziness, growth, flow...
Domestic price: 300.30UAH, International price: $27.30USD

Reviews (0)

1999-2021 UMKA. All rights reserved. Copyrights. Privacy policy. Affiliate program.

e-mail address:

 

NEWS
8 october 2021
Dakh Daughters: Make Up CD as a present!
 
24 august 2021
Congratulations on the INDEPENDENCE DAY!
 
NEW AND HOT
DakhaBrakha. Shlyakh. /premium, digi-pack/. (The Road)
the Ukrainian Zen
Domestic: 163.90UAH
International: $14.90USD
Zapaska. Pomalu. /eco-pack/.
by-and-by in large step
Domestic: 207.90UAH
International: $18.90USD
ILLaria, Alex Nademski. Podykh. /digi-pack/. (Breath)
charity album
Domestic: 240.90UAH
International: $21.90USD
Gutzul Magik Foundation. Molfar. /digi-pack/.
Gutzul Magik Foundation. Molfar
Domestic: 185.90UAH
International: $16.90USD