When Sungod Abscondo recorded as an acoustic rock duo in 2007, songs from their debut album were played on independent radio stations across America. Now that the two Americans have improved the band's line-up by adding a very talented bassist and drummer in the summer of 2009, this Prešov band is attracting local attention with their dramatic live shows.
'Sweet, soulful & sentimental songs - Reeves has a superb vocal quality and the lyrics to match' – Evening Post 'His lyrics, music and voice ooze a rare musical maturity that defies his age' – LeftLion magazine
This CD is unique. It has elements of techno, bright and jazzy trumpet , Chris Isaac meets Pink Floyd vocals, subtle yet intricate guitar work, and unbelievable rhythms, all in a mixture that comes across smooth yetengaging.
Nino lived in Portugal until he was 18 years old. During that time, he made his first musical experiences as a singer of a trash metal band (now known as “Sincracy”). Apart from that, he bought a guitar and a cheap “zoom 505” and started recording a few psychedelic indie tracks.
Originally from a "nowhere place" near Winchester, Ruth learned violin from an early age, before teaching herself guitar as a busker on the streets of the south coast of England. Vagrantly gravitating to London's east-end, via Edinburgh, she settled on the post-industrial waterways, where in 2007 she formed River Rat Records with fellow conspirator James Hurst (Lola Colt, Victor Menace).
Johannes Hopfner, author, composer, performer, started playing the guitar at 15 when his father taught him the Folk songs he knew from the time he used to play in Copenhagen bars. Johannes sang and played his first compositions with "Dismal" in 1994 while he was in high school. His music was then influenced by Nirvana, Black Sabbath and others.
Dan Falvey is a singer songwriter from South London who writes songs of love lost and found (mostly lost !). He plays predominantly on acoustic guitar usually in a fingerpicking style. His songs are freely available here and on Jamendo.com.