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Aby MC. Green. The modern treatment of traditional Ukrainian folkmusik. /digi-pack/

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Aby MC. Green. The modern treatment of traditional Ukrainian folkmusik. /digi-pack/
You yourselves might have noticed that this disc is a relative to the album "Korali", which is red in colour as well. Well, such kind of fraternizing is not only exterior, as here the matter concerns the search in a direction, which personally I find to be very interesting. After all, now we, mankind, have a great number of fragments and snatches of old systems and means of the world perception, and it concerns music as much as it concerns many other things. But today it is not enough for us, modern people, only to observe those fragments and to expose them to critical analysis. We need something else – empathy or living old experience again through modern means. In this connection, I think that modern interpretation of the traditional Ukrainian music, which is presented in this album, is one of the steps not only forward, but also deep down. In the first place - deep down. As for me, this attempt seems to be a success. If this attempt is not the last one – and I do hope that this is not the last one – then even we, average listeners, will soon have a very interesting ticket to travel to the city centre. It's quite another matter where we shall go – each person chooses the direction by himself. At long last, all roads lead you know where. "Green" – it is nice. I do recommend.

Anton Jozhik Leyba (Hedgehog)

This project was created in the Kofein studio by:

Olena Lvova - vocal (10)
Tanya Shamshetdinova - keyboard
Petro Iakovchenko - trumpet, back-vocal (6,11)
Andrei Makarenko - back vocal (6,11)
Gennady Sidorov - guitars, Mel declamation (3,4), back vocal (6,11)

The fragments of the "Ukrainian Ethnic Music" series are used. All the rest of music is composed by Tanya Sha.

Publisher: Atlantic
Year: 2005

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Aby MC

Domestic price: 162.63UAH
International price: $14.92USD
CD1
1. Mp3Surovi trisky (feat. Anna Davydova) Song text
2. Mp3Ivano – Funkivs'ka Song text
3.  DajBo Song text
4.  DajBo (repryza)
5.  Kycju – kycju Song text
6. Mp3Zelene (feat. Anna Davydova) Song text
7.  Vylety, hulju
8. Mp3Kolys' tak ne bulo (jak teper) Song text
9.  Balada pro pana Boha j nebozhat Song text
10.  Kolyskova svitu Song text
11.  Zelene (radio versija)
 Total playing time: 49:44

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

Domestic price: 162.63UAH
International price: $14.92USD
You may order this item as a part of the following item set:

Collection "The modern treatment of traditional Ukrainian folk music". Set of 4 CDs.


Surprisingly tasty mixture of modern tunes with authentic singing.
Domestic price: 650.51UAH 618.03UAH
International price: $59.68USD $56.70USD
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ONUKA, NAOFI. MOZAЇKA. /digi-pack/. (Mosaics)


"Mosaics" is like a home with a thousand windows, behind each of them there being a new landscape, its own story... and what goes without words. A bright house where all these different stories complement each other. Actually, Onuka does define her style as electro-folk, and this is, again, an intersection – of the archaic and the modern via an attempt to pronounce old signs in the modern language.
Domestic price: 151.73UAH, International price: $13.92USD

Tonya Matvienko. ANTONINA project. /digi-pack/.


The basis for this experiment was recordings of singing by Tonya Matvienko's granny – Antonina – made 40 years ago. Due to digitalization of the records – Tonya is actually singing as a duet with her grandmother... However, this is not the only amusing thing about the project: the music component appears quite far from simple dance and variety rails.
Domestic price: 140.83UAH, International price: $12.92USD

Astarta. Astarta/Edwin. /digi-pack/.


Cooperation of Astarta (a side project by Eduard Prystupa) with Colin Edwin (Porcupine Tree bass-player) is just an example of such quality implementation of ideas, when first you do not even try to understand what the essence is, but just listen. Listen carefully, because it is delicious.
Domestic price: 140.83UAH, International price: $12.92USD

ONUKA. Onuka. /digi-pack/.


In music – as elsewhere – there are revolutionary and evolutionary steps. But in fact the line is not on the "r", but – on the implementation quality. The project "Onuka" in general, and the album "Onuka" in particular – are exactly about the implementation quality...
Domestic price: 140.83UAH, International price: $12.92USD

ILLaria. 13 misyatsiv. /digi-pack/. (13 Months)


...Ukrainian authenticity is primarily the mystical energy of the earth and the complete harmony with the space. This is very powerful music! The new disc by ILLARIA is a kind of a calendar of Ukrainian music traditions. It includes cover versions of well-known folk songs based on authentic archival records.
Domestic price: 140.83UAH, International price: $12.92USD

SAMATA. Vopli Vidopliassova. (collection edition). /digi-pack/.


..a new experiment by "Bukovyna molfars". 12 songs by Vopli Vidoplyasova (this time without lyrics) – 12 tracks with which one can both work and relax. It should be admitted that music by VV after adding those mentioned elements of new age, acid jazz and ethnic ornaments – comes of an entirely different nature, content and potency...
Domestic price: 140.83UAH, International price: $12.92USD

Dazzle Dreams Sound System. Nepal. (CD+DVD).


On February, 21, 2008, the folklore expedition of the project Dazzle Dreams Sound System left for Nepal. The primary objective of the project is searching and recording of countries' ethnic music – music samples, accumulation of an original record library and its integration into their own music. During one week, the guys accumulated a great number of original samples, and they became part of new tracks by Dazzle Dreams.
Domestic price: 253.75UAH, International price: $23.28USD

SAMATA. Fire-show.


If music of the album were not interesting, even then this release would be worth buying – for the sake of the booklet, because it is a separate transparent trip. However, we a lucky – the music also opens for us something new indeed. Or, maybe, you know other works in the style of "Carpathians new-age with elements of ethnic jazz"?
Domestic price: 140.83UAH, International price: $12.92USD

Kind of Zero. Happy people. /digi-pack/


The third album of Serhiy Kindzerskyy is a bright mixture of different styles, as he feels equally comfortable in such styles as Progressive, Breakz, DrumNbass, Electro-Tech. Moreover, it is not the first time when Kind of Zero actively involves live instruments into his work – you can hear violin, pipe, electro- and bass-guitar on the new album.
Domestic price: 122.95UAH, International price: $11.28USD

Tartak, Huljajhorod. Kofein.


The new variant, I think, is to unite those who liked "Guliaygorod" at once – and those to whom it then seemed a bit too hard. Because the engine remains as powerful as before, besides the specificity of aerodynamics are now taken into account in the outlines, they have become smoother and swifter, but inside there are now much more cozy nooks. Result – both the speed and comfort have grown.
Domestic price: 304.33UAH, International price: $27.92USD

Carpathiana. Eat My Borsch.


...performances by the group are special for their ability to change the space, with this music air becomes light, but very saturated, energetic. However, it is not surprising, in fact Carpathiana combine in their work club, electronic culture – with the colors of Ukrainian folklore.
Domestic price: 133.85UAH, International price: $12.28USD

Tanya Radosteva, Aby MC. F5. /digi-pack/


There happen moments in life when suddenly you understand that you are happy not some time after, not some time ago – but right now, right here, just as you are – happy... This album is full of exactly such happiness – it exists right here and now, it quietly shines in each melody. Here, it is very cozy...
Domestic price: 315.23UAH, International price: $28.92USD

Stelsi. Tam... (There...)


Stelsi continues singing their own texts – and, we should say, one discovers more and more bright bunter there. In the combination with influences of synth-pop aesthetics – it sounds both funny, and original. It cannot but please us, because only people with a sense of humor are able to change anything...
Domestic price: 195.33UAH, International price: $17.92USD

Aby MC. Ocetni standarty. (Acid Standards)


They strikingly harmoniously combine clear sorrow, sadness – with joy as clear. And that is why there is inside always a place left for light. Usually, children have this ability – and it does not matter how old they are...
Domestic price: 195.33UAH, International price: $17.92USD

Molotov 20. Korali. The modern treatment of traditional Ukrainian folkmusik. /digi-pack/


...being a city-dweller and an average person, I cannot listen to an authentic singing for quite a long time. I need not only voice melodies, but also more or less complicated rhythms and some additional melodious lines. That’s why it is very good that the projects like this one appear...
Domestic price: 162.63UAH, International price: $14.92USD

Katya Chilly. Ja – molodaja. (I Am Young)


In music world which she created the folklore tune, folk songs themselves, modern music with the electronic polyrhythmic stuffing and something from opera in the vocal are rebraided together. All of this creates an unforgettable effect.
Domestic price: 199.25UAH, International price: $18.28USD

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