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Includes unlimited streaming of GOST: A Spiritual Exploration into Greek Soundtracks (1975-1989)
via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
GOST: A Spiritual Exploration into Greek Soundtracks (1975-1989)
Compiled by Yannis Veslemes
Having already explored the archives of a number of overlooked Greek composers, Into The Light is now turning its attention to the uncharted territory of Greek film soundtracks of the 70s and 80s - a boom period for mystical, transcendental arthouse cinema in Greece.
GOST is a passion project from the Greek filmmaker and composer Yannis Veslemes, that took years of engagement, exhaustive research and persistence. The collection features a mixture of rare, hard-to-find and previously unreleased material from musicians and composers including Yannis Kostidakis, Thesia, Dimitris Papadimitriou, Michalis Christodoulides, Stamatis Spanoudakis, Haris Xanthoudakis, Vangelis Katsoulis and Charlotte Van Gelder . All material is accompanied by detailed linear notes from the curator Veslemes, explaining the stories behind the tracks and the movies they first featured on.
The compilation celebrates the inventiveness and experimentation of Greek soundtrack composers in the ‘70s and ‘80s, by presenting a surprising mixture of musical hybrids that bridge the worlds of electronic and acoustic music, and compositions that bring together Western and Eastern musical traditions, in uniquely idiosyncratic ways.
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It's rare to be provided with a guided tour through a previously unknown genre, but that's exactly what's being offered here. This is a well-equipped expedition into lush and verdant country. PannionSeer