This is a blog that aims to publish easy to use embedded Spotify players for all albums released by Swedish label Transubstans Records that are available on the Spotify service.
For fans of 70's hard and psychedelic rock (and related music) mostly.
Saturday, 2 March 2013
Jeremy Irons & The Ratgang Malibus - Bloom (TRANS082)
The grand return of the krautrock, and other similar musical
pharmaceuticals, have yet again entrenched itself in many peoples ears.
It is music with a retrospective way of thinking that takes its
listeners on adventurous excursions deep into ones mind. Music that aim
to broaden your horizons and consciousness. JI&TRM will make an
impact on you in the same way with their second album Bloom; an
innovative and highly personal take on the psychedelic rock and the very
use of its many components and elements. As the indicating seriousness
of the first line of the opening track reveals; "It's not a joke this
time. I'm leaving reality for sure". The band's musical references are
more in a multi-colored fashion compared to it's predecessor Elefanta
and has really taken the songs straight through the prism. Because what
we hear, among a number of things, is a massive use of sweeping passages
of dripping wet guitars that shake and tremble well into the morning,
song dressed in an oceanic reverb that pours through the panting rock
and roll, melodies that move in cycles and works that have a run time of
more than nine minutes. The powerful debut of the organ can also be
seen as a direct result of this change in influences, and the musical
guest behind it, the gifted Patrik Kolar, whose masterful and accurate
playing adds even further dimensions to an already well nuanced