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2009-10-13 11:37:49 UTC
Hannu Karjalainen lives in Helsinki, Finland. His surname is unpronouncable to non Finno-ugric language speakers so prefers to simply be known as Hannu. His musical background includes a free-grindcore band Abyss at the age of 11 plus lots of teenage experiments with four-track recorders and synthesizers. His source of inspiration is nature, landscape, weather, light, places, friends… etc. His music captures a mood or a feeling of a place, to take the listener somewhere for a moment. The album is a very personal statement and it is mostly recorded and produced at home in Helsinki but some of the songs utilize sounds culled from four-track recordings he made as a teenager in his home town in Northern Finland. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ( I suppose Murcof fans should dig this to bits. Very relaxing music all together. Would also love to get my hand on their earlier release "Worms in My Piano". Anyone... I seriously wouldn't mind a shout ). ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Worms in My Piano Artist - Hannu Album - Worms In My Piano Release Date - 2006 Genre - Experimental, Electronica, Minimal, Ambient, Dark-electro, Soundscape, Experimental-folk Tracklist 1 Sumu 2:56 2 Haapavesi 3:44 3 Metsa 3:22 4 Worms in My Piano 2:32 5 Lyhty 3:41 6 Ikuisuus 4:36 7 Suruista Suurin 3:00 8 Winter Song 2:58 9 Valisoitto 2:56 10 Uusi Aamu 4:24 11 Junassa 4:27 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Hannu - Worms In My Piano ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Hintergarten Artist - Hannu Album - Hintergarten ( * * * * * ) Release Date - 2009 Genre - Experimental, Electronica, Minimal, Ambient, Dark-electro, Soundscape, Experimental-folk Tracklist 1 Pop 4:11 2 Lauttasaari 4:14 3 Theme for Grant 4:07 4 Valtameri 3:42 5 Kimallus 2:15 6 Maniac Moshers 3:17 7 Kaipaus 4:53 8 Tassunjälkiä 6:02 9 Hintergarten 3:52 10 Unenviejä 3:59 11 Valssi 5:27 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Hannu - Hintergarten Password - SirensSound.blogspot.com ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Recommendations: ~ Cokiyu ~ Bohren & der Club of Gore ~ Balmorhea ~ Stabilo ~ Telemetrics ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ THANKS HOTBLACK... AWESOME and LAID BACK and Cheers for "Worms In My Piano" kacperp... ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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