Released today, Down below on your own is Werner's second full-length disc, almost two years since their touching debut LP Oil tries to be water.
Be ready for a renewed massive dose of heart-wrenching bitterness, slowly sweetened and paced as slowly injected straight into vein, in twelve doses. Doctor's orders.
Each drop of this sound poisoning feeds the fractures of an inner beautiful sadness, that kind of vivid, cathartic unhappiness which helps you to stay fully conscious.
Folk guitar, cello, piano and mournful drumming, pensive lyrics by Stefano Venturini (also at guitars), enchanted by the female chorus of Alessia Castellano and Elettra Capecchi. The trio tempers loneliness with disarming melodies.
Once you spent the night in the Red room, and you're finally healing to a new state of sensitiveness, the rain outside of Trees have something to say will go not only that gently as an instrumental interlude can do, but it also gives you almost silently a classical and elegantly way of seeing to the Nature's facets.
Sunny spell lovingly calls Mojave 3 naked admiration for Tim Buckley's bare songwriting. With those who fall drags you down in a vortex of depression, probably their most memorable piece here. Animal goes in slow motion, suspended, quietly - deadly - peaceful. So romantic.
The final ghost track is like a choir singing around the fire in the most desolate countryside.
not yet, probably nobody cares, or nobody cared enough to tell something. Also: nobody reads komakino.
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04/05 Foligno (Pg) @ Spazio Zut
05/05 Montecarotto (An) @ Teatro Comunale, "Klang" (double bill con Massimo Pupillo & Stefano Pilia in "Dark Night Mother" )
07/05 Firenze tba (double bill con Massimo Pupillo & Stefano Pilia in "Dark Night Mother" )
21/03 Lucca (LU) @ Teatro del Giglio
10/04 Lucca @ Lucca Film Festival Opening Night - "The Art of Music with Anton Corbijn", Parlascio, Piazza Anfiteatro (LU)
19/04 Mestre (Ve) @ Centro Candiani, Indie Voices
24/04 Pescara @ Summeat Festival, Piazza Aurum
04/05 Bologna (BO) @ Friday Night Blues Club
05/05 Genova @ Spazio Luminello
06/05 Torino @ Citabiunda
17/05 Milano (MI) @ Teatro Nibada
24/05 Roma (RO) @ Na Cosetta
25/05 Terni tba
17/06 Padova @ Padova Jazz Festival
23/06 Piazza al Serchio @ White Night Festival
(Thalia Zedek / Gavin McCarthy / Jason Sidney Sanford)
09/06 caorle @ bar al castello da capota 10/06 milano @ spazio libera 11/06 bologna @ freakout club 12/06 avellino @ godot art bristrot 13/06 firenze @ area san salvi 14/06 ravenna @ circle abajur 15/06 alessandria @ casino bellaria