Excavated is a death metal band from Liège in the purest tradition of the 90's. Formed in 1997, it gathers any fan of metal from oldschool to newschool. Band with diverse influences and varied atmospheres, Excavated do not hesitate to embellish their tracks with black/death and thrash riffs, combining melodic and brutal parts.
The concertina rarely features in classical music outside the work of Astor Piazzolla or Pauline Oliveiros, and its use alongside strings in these four pieces is indicative of the Korean composer Isang Yun's (1917-1995) fondness for unusual instrumental combinations. The Taoist principles behind his work are perhaps most evident in the rising figures representing the shift from darkness to light in Duo, or the contrast between the high, bird-like violins and the vibrant chord-clusters of Stefan Hussong's accordion in Concertino.
Si l’apparition de la vie elle-même reste un mystère, il est désormais possible d’affirmer sereinement qu’on connaît l’origine des animaux, et, singulièrement, l’origine de l’homme. C’est cette bonne nouvelle que nous livre le physicien Vincent Fleury dans Les Tourbillons de la vie.
A two-fer of Harry and Nilsson Sings Newman was released as part of British RCA Camden's Nilsson reissue campaign of 2000. These two records are a perfect match, since they find Nilsson gently exploring pop, through either a nostalgic prism or through Randy Newman's show tune-influenced pop…