I honestly must admit this is the real spirit I want, whether it's Spectra or Kirlian at work. He's also very interested in fashion and photography and sometimes he even takes care of composing music for fashion stylists. I was always interested in your selection of covers. I was immediately impressed by such a sound. I love to listen to several music styles and artists.
At the time I was interested in Portishead, Kraftwerk and The Doors, classical music and contemporary music experiments. It happens, whether some people like it or not! Elena and I are continuously living on something like a razor blade. And well, that input is respected in this final album, but never I perceived such sense of deep bitterness. All in all, modern and listenable electronic music has been created by Moroder, Kraftwerk, Tangerine Dream after some beautiful but darker ambient chapters.
In addition, I must say I've been impressed by Leuven, so playing there again would be great: such a magical atmosphere is surrounding Leuven! How do you two divide composing, production, live shows and other work related to the band? He was looking for a new singer, as Emy had to give up. Their demo cassette Dawn attracted the attention of Italian Records, a popular independent label. I knew that song by heart, so sang it. I still hardly believe it today, in spite of the fact almost 18 years have passed under the purgatory bridge. .
I already had the same idea, years ago, since I was only seven. I bought the album and that song was not the sole impressive one. He could work on a brand new song for — let's say — Britney Spears and one for Ennio Morricone at the same time. Is that the same point of view you share? From that moment I adored his music, a sort of poetic polyphony with a such an expression that sounds like the quintessence of a possible contemporary religiousness.
You're totally right, in my opinion! Was it your purpose to work with these contradictions? A question of perceptions, whether they are illusory or not. I liked it because I loved the idea to take such a glamorous old song and catapult it into my world made of electronics and sensual robot girls! A story that combines historical elements with existential discomfort, so you can feel a bombardment of emotions, made even sharper thanks to several special effects. It was that album, Kanon Pokajanen. I did not believe my ears!!! Ever since you started the project, Kirlian Camera felt enigmatic, mysterious, different : starting with the name itself. I loved Palestrina's Stabat Mater, it actually represents my favorite classic music ever, but I couldn't keep listening to the same style music non-stop as it'd turn into a nightmare and it would end in hate! No problem, as we basically compose music for our own use, then, sometimes. This was not your first encounter with John, right? All in all, I must frankly say that we're never in a hurry enough, as we're surrounded by many, many, many duties, then it becomes natural we must take care of our health more, so.
W e took the opportunity to ask the band a few questions regarding their past, present and future. Thus, a common friend suggested my name to Angelo, without my knowing. My reaction was nothing special, just… total panic! What was the reason for that? It's natural he's now involved in Spectra, although I hardly will see him on stage, since he doesn't want to keep on appearing on stage with Kirlian either! It is kind of oddity, I am aware of it, but this is the place where time stops and turns into colours… Posted in ,. Angelo unexpectedly decides to leave the pop-music the concentrate on Kirlian Camera. Can we expect live dates in the near future to support its release? That song, Utopia, moved me with a magical atmosphere. He's not of this world.
I appreciated very much their melodic ideas, sound and voice. It's wonderful to see how Johnny Cash devotes the last part of his life to such deep feelings, just like his voice is deep, intense and gravelly. Elena Alice Fossi: I honestly must admit I do not feel that worried by crazy labelling, as today I am aware of what I am doing in the music field, therefore I am feeling more relaxed on such topic, in contrast to years back, when I showed more fragility. Time doesn't exist, as an old astronaut said.
He's a gifted artist, that goes without saying. Where did you find the inspiration for the lyrical content? It was kind of a shock! After Kirlian Camera mastermind , here are Elena's records: 1. After listening to Hologram Moon I can easily imagine some songs being performed at Eurovision. Clickr on one of the buttons below to install:. What can Kirlian Camera be proud of the most? Elena Alice Fossi: We are just selecting several offers.
Elena Alice Fossi definitely becomes one of the most appreciated singers ever on the global electronic music scene. I liked the idea of having a male vocalist as a guest on stage, so Angelo suggested the name of Eskil. Maybe it sounds so dramatic and. Angelo is the glamour mind of all our projects, even though many wouldn't expect him to be! However I found myself in his house because we were leaving for a short tour around Europe. It means we're never satisfied enough.