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El Advenimiento Del Castillo Mujer

  • Title: El Advenimiento Del Castillo Mujer
  • Artist: Meridian Brothers V
  • Label: Discrepant
  • Format: LP
  • Genres: Folk, Misc Central & South America
  • Price: €14,50EU (incl. 19% VAT)€12,18non-EU

"Traditional instruments, electronics and distorted vocals are dragged through an array of influences to create a world that is as original as it is unclassifiable.

Originally released back in 2006 by Colombian label La Distritofonica, the limited CD-only album showcased a rare style of "Abstract folk music" inspired on the experiments of some Bogota collectives from the time (2005-2006).

Recorded and composed in Copenhagen between 2005/06 by founding and core member Eblis Alvarez (vocals, guitars & electronics) each song is intended to explore a different energy and mood, from the pure abstract rhythms, to concrete vallenato, cumbia and currulao.

Alvarez explains further: “I was looking for a very abstract image of these influences, working a lot with the sound, but not in an electronic music fashion - looking for mainly weird results in rhythm and texture. My way of playing the instruments is not quite usual either, making a lot of small noises and deformed melodies.”"


A1. La industria del deporte
A2. Canción del moderno templario
A3. El Cantinero experimental
A4. El ojo de la princesa
A5. Jornada Nacional para la utilización de antídotos
B1. Canción de invierno
B2. El enamorado
B3. Me llaman cumbiambera adolorida
B4. Coplas pa' cantar al atardecer

Pressing of 500 units.
Insert with printed lyrics.
Artwork re-adapted from original CD cover.