Released last October, this is one of my favorite record, lately.
Fragile and hopeless-themed Music, with passionate female vocals, a rich writing able to sound minimal.
Asia i Koty (translate Asia and the cats) is Joanna Kuzma, from Gdansk, Poland: poignant voice, deeply poignant, guitar - low electricity or acoustic, - piano (Freeze should help you to handle a coffee cup on sunday morning), loops, shaker, tambourine, - and there's no way to smile on her tracks. It's happiness through bitterness.
Feel free to fail, Joanna sings, with touching strenght, - it sounds like written after crying on the bathroom floor. That introspective.
Think early Azure Ray and - more from the niche - Leila Adu. Or Cat Power, just for Mirrors andHeavy Mournings - a killing stone which falls over your head in slow motion. Oh Wind is suspended in the air, woven on the keys' drawn knots.
The final track, filled with cyclic Take me with you is purely ecstatic.
I'm sure The Smiths would appreciate the inner joke here, there's full of talent along these tracks.
Press play, enjoy your poison, wipe that stupid smile from your face.
not yet, probably nobody cares, or nobody cared enough to tell something. Also: nobody reads komakino.
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26/07 Milano @ Magnolia Estate
Earlybird a 10euro + d.p. /
Biglietto: 18euro + d.p. e 20euro in cassa.
27/07 Sesto Al Reghena (PN) @ Sexto'nplugged
Sesto Al Reghena (PN), Piazza Castello, 4
Biglietto: 20 Euro + d.p.
28/07 San Mauro Pascoli (FC) @ A Cielo Aperto
biglietto: 22 + dp e 25 euro alla cassa
30/05 Padova, Summer Student Festival 31/05 Firenze, Sala Vanni, Glorytellers 01/06 Recanati (An), Teatro Persiani, Klang 02/06 Genova, Altrove Teatro della Maddalena 03/06 Vadena (Bz), Piazzetta del Castello 04/06 Santarcangelo di Romagna (Rn), Supercnema, Strade Blu Festival / Dogville 06/06 Terracina (Lt), Tracce 10/06 Roma @ Monk 11/06 Guastalla (RE), Handmade Festival more tba
31/03 torino @ spazio211 01/04 roma @ monk Rome Psych Fest Nite, essera Arci + Contributo 10Euro in prev e 12 euro alla porta
Ingresso con Tessera Arci 02/04 ravenna @ bronson, ingresso: 12 euro + dp in prev - 15 euro alla porta
04/04 milano @ serraglio, ingresso: 12 euro + dp in prev - 15 euro alla porta