Der Planet der Melancholie

by E-Musikgruppe Lux Ohr

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    Der Planet der Melancholie. Music Cassette (east 4) released by Sea State (Leipzig, Germany) in December 2014. A specially designed cardboard case. Limited Edition. Only 80 copies available from EMG Lux Ohr and Sea State.

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Der Planet der Melancholie is a mini album compiled from studio material recorded between spring 2011 and winter 2012.

Seite A
A1 Gelandet (7:04)
A2 Der Planet der Melancholie (4:41)
A3 Verzauberung (2:29)

Seite B
B1 Von der Schönheit Eingefangen (5:55)
B2 Die Winde des Vergessens (4:05)
B3 Wiederbegegnung (4:14)

The six tracks of Der Planet der Melancholie were recorded in 2011 and 2012. Tracks A1, A2, B1 and B2 are based on our studio jams recorded in April 2011 and were part of our special live performance in Turku City Library in April 2011. Tracks A3 and B3 were recorded in early 2012. Some additional instruments were recorded in 2014.


released November 21, 2014

Track A1 is a collective improvisation. Tracks A2 and B2 were composed by Jaakko Penttinen, tracks A3 and B1 were composed by Pertti Grönholm and B3 was composed by Penttinen and Grönholm. All tracks were arranged by E-Musikgruppe Lux Ohr except track A3 which was arranged by Pertti Grönholm. Recorded, mixed and mastered by Pertti Grönholm. Produced by E-Musikgruppe Lux Ohr. Band logo by Jaakko Penttinen. C-Cassette concept and design by Sea State.

Pertti Grönholm: Casio MT-65, Doepfer Dark Energy, Korg Mono/Poly, Korg Polysix, Roland CR-8000, Roland RS-505 Paraphonic, Roland SH-101, Yamaha CS-01; Kimi Kärki: E-bow, Gibson SG Special and effects; Jaakko Penttinen: Korg Mono/Poly, Korg Polysix, Korg MicroKorg, Roland RS-505 Paraphonic, Roland SH-101, Yamaha CS1x; Ismo Virta: Memotron, Tokai Stratocaster and effects.



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We are E-Musikgruppe Lux Ohr - a kosmische Musik group from Turku, Finland. Our music revives the sounds and visions of the golden era of 1970s German electronic and experimental music. Still we are not only into one or two bands and styles, but we create a sound of our own, inspired by various genres of electronic music such as Berlin school, ambient, space music, progressive rock etc. ... more

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