This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.Learn more

Soundohm

Various

New Music From Russia; The \'80s\'

Label: LEO RECORDS

Format: CDbox 8xCD

Genre: Jazz

Out of stock

An outstanding box, documenting the early 80's impro/experimental scene fro Russia - almost 10 hours of music, housed in a lavishly packaged box, with a 32 pages full color booklet, considered by the label itself as the most important release of the entire Leo Records catalogue "In a way the DOCUMENT is not only a summing up of a decade of new music in the USSR. It is also a summing up of LEO RECORDS' activity during these ten years. The advances of Soviet new music were tremendous in spite of the obstacles created by the totalitarian system, lack of facilities for musicians, lack of instruments and equipment, poor living conditions. Gone are the days when the Ganelin Trio went on tour abroad accompanied by a KGB agent. Gone are the days when LEO RECORDS was accused of illegally producing its albums. The tables are turned. At the time of writing the Soviet people are questioning the legality of the whole system. ". 1 copy only, very rare
"A fascinating monument to a decade of music from a significant music scene we still know very little about". WIRE.
"It represents the most substantial recorded evidence to date of a burgeoning movement of musical activity..." THE NEW YORK TIMES.
Details
Cat. number: CD LR 801/808
Year: 2008

Related products

Jazz Piano (LP)
LP | €17.90
The Oracle (LP)
LP | €26.90
Pearls (LP)
LP | €21.90
Universal Silence
CD | €16.00
In Berlin (LP)
LP | €21.90
Farewell Tonic (LP)
LP | €21.90
AMMMusic (Lp)
LP | €17.90
Dental Kafka (2LP)
LP x 2 | €26.90
Organic Music Society (2LP)
LPx2 | €26.00

More by Various

E3 (LP)
LP | €25.90
Vanity Records CD Box-sets bundle (27 CD)
4 x Box Set, 27CD in Bundle | €290.00
Vanity Records 'Demos' (6CD Box)
6CD Box | €69.90
The Vanity Box Vol.1 (5CD Box)
5CD Box | €69.90
Esterno Notte 3 (2LP)
2 LP | €29.90
Rearward in Italy (2LP)
2LP | €16.90
Vanity Records - Vinyl-On-Demand bundle (8LP in bundle)
8LP in bundle (2x Box-sets, includes 1 Shirt) | €166.00
Nigeria's Afrobeat - II (22 CD Bundle)
22 CD in bundle | €150.00
Nigeria's Afrobeat - I (21 CD Bundle)
21 CD in bundle | €150.00
Corona Care (special box)
LP | €250.00
Food for Thought (Book)
Book | €10.00
Sound American no. 21 (book)
Book | €18.00
Sound American Vol. 2 (book)
Book | €18.00