Freakout prone Italian psych rockers Nibiru will release their third album, Padmalotus, via Argonauta Records on May 18. Their blend of sludgy aggression and heavy psychedelia has carried them across two records to-date varying in their levels of improvisation, and their third promises further expansion. PADMALOTUS was recorded at Aadya’s Temple, then mixed and mastered by Emiliano “Pilloplex” Pilloni at Soundlab Studio. The Italian trio created its own Art focusing all the energies on the songs’ structure, instead of following the improvisation as they did in the previous albums.
A fusion of percussions and hopping arpeggios open this Axel Stupplich 4th opus solo.
Slow synthesized modulations envelop the intro of Beyond the Stars, which becomes more melody with its fine fluty line. Sequences become more biting and the rhythm more nervous under soft synthesized layers, plunging the rhythm in a nostalgic broth. Because Voices of Dawn is an album imprints of nostalgia for the fans of Pyramid Peak and the first works of Axess.
Osunlade was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. He composed music for Sesame Street during the late 1980s and early 1990s. Afterwards he moved to Los Angeles, California, where he worked with artists such as Patti Labelle and Freddie Jackson. After a stint there, he moved to New York, where he founded Yoruba Records. To date he has worked with such artists as Roy Ayers, Nkemdi, Salif Keita, and Cesaria Evora…