On June 15 Instant Classic will release "Aurora" - a second album from free jazz-ambient trio Alchimia. The album comes out in a limited run of only 100 copies in a digipack with a beautiful artwork by Kuba Sokólski (Merkabah).
"Aurora" is a result of the same recording session as "Lucile" (band's debut album released last year) but the music appears somewhat starker and rawer, yet at the same time unveiling band's trademark meditative vibes. "It's just a coincidence, really" - admits Alchimia's bassist Robert Iwanik. "We don't feel that 'Aurora' lacks something in comparison to 'Lucile'. It's just that in terms of mood those tracks stand out. It's still Alchimia but we ventured into more abstract realms with this one" - he adds.
The artwork for the album was created by Kuba Sokólski - a graphic designer and drummer in Merkabah. "There were a couple of reasons why we decided to work with Kuba. First of all, I'm a big fan of both his graphic design and drum....... more