Kago's fifth album might be described as unreal folk music. It's the meeting place for dreamy piano, flutes, troubadour folk-blues, forgotten estonian poetry and found sounds. There is also some cello and violin and some russian, meditations on the theme post-punk icon Victor Tsoi.
released April 2, 2018
Music, lyrics ja arrangement by Lauri Sommer, except: A1 spoken words Liidi Sommer; A2 lyrics Juhan Liiv; A3 lyrics Artur Alliksaar; A7 violin Karoliina Kreintaal; A5 and A8 lyrics Jyri Andreller; A7 lyrics Ernst Enno; A7, B1, B2, B5 and B7 cello Mirjam Rennit; A8 original guitar Iisak Andreller; B1 lyrics Viktor Tsoi; B2 lyrics Georg Trakl, translation by Lauri Sommer; B3 lyrics folklore; B4 lyrics Eha Lättemäe; B5 lyrics Valner Valme; B6 lyrics Olev Kiriling; B7 music and lyrics Viktor Tsoi; B8 lyrics Andres Allan.
The guitarist's debut for Ba Da Bing is a captivating synthesis of and expansion on all of her recent outings, its avant-pop ditties underscored by personal vulnerability. Bandcamp Album of the Day Oct 15, 2020