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Monday, August 15, 2011

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Transilmania Spirit Series: György Ligeti

Who ever thought the world is so small...but same time so hard to paint it as Steve Wright used to say...Transilmania's nest released Gyorgy Ligeti , the one who composed the soundtrack for Kubrick's Space Odyssey, The Shining and many others... Thanks to George Rozor for this find.

Gyorgy Ligeti : Portrait, a Documentary by Michel Follin (1993)

Monday, June 20, 2011

Transilmania Spirit Series: Alexandru Balanescu

Unplugged gears, strings, chords and identity...
                       Alexandru Balanescu

Sunday, May 29, 2011

Rodion G.A. on Transilmania




































Unheard late 70's tracks from Rodion himself reached Transilmania's nest...exclusively here in a balanced minimal synth wave sound. Enjoy these pearls!

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Salt 83

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Citadela

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Monday, April 18, 2011

Eternal paradigm on 303


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Sunday, April 10, 2011

Montauk tragedy reports on Yamaha dx7

                               ...let the dx days begin

Norman survived...

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Transilmania Spirit Series : Rodion G.a.

...some romanian (Cluj based) new wave band from late 70's
more sounds here
 

Saturday, February 19, 2011

Casiotone 101

First analog gear used in Transilmania's nest.  
 Polyphony - 8 note
 Oscillators - 2 VCOs
 Effects - Sustain and Vibrato
 Keyboard - 49 full size keys
 Memory - 25 patches,4 performances
 Date produced : 1981
Here are some jams of it.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Transilmania Spirit Series: Adrian Enescu


Adrian Enescu could be the most representative romanian artist regarding electronic music.
Born March 31, 1948 composer and songwriter best known for his involvement in film soundtracks and as an individual musician, he also pioneered the local electronic scene during the 1970s. He graduated from the "Ciprian Porumbescu" Conservatory in Bucharest. Among his list of accomplishments we can note music for ballet in Italy and Australia. Music for theater in Romania, Holland, Belgium, Japan, Australia, Canada, Columbia and Costa Rica.
His music is a combination of electronic and symphonic , jazz & pop music made with electronic equipments and from live performances.
more about...

...and one phenomenal eastbloc italo capture

Sunday, January 9, 2011

Africa Late 70's - Yaone Kitso

In the late 1970s, there was a huge youth uprising in South Africa against apartheid, and mass resistance to decades of the strict enforcement of laws prohibiting anti-apartheid organizing, anti-racist activism, and independent union activity.


  











Young Yaone Kitso manifests were some deep late rhythm tracks

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Moremi dawn