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Silhouettes - Klaus Schulze

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    Following the celebrations of his 70th birthday in August 2017, Klaus Schulze, one of the most important electronic music artists worldwide, has announced the release of his new studio recording Silhouettes for May 2018. The four pieces ´Silhouettes`, ´Der lange Blick zurück`, ´Quae simplex` and ´Châteaux faits de vent`, which he worked on between summer and autumn 2017, are just as expansive in terms of playing time and artistic vision as we’ve come to expect from Schulze’s work.

    According to the internationally highly respected musician, composer and producer, the new material reflects – due to health problems – a very quiet and for this reason very meditative time. Schulze describes the music on Silhouettes as a “reduction to the essential things” and has consciously worked only very sparingly with solos and vocal elements. He explains: “No great distractions, nothing to force your attention in a certain direction, no major effects or gimmicks, no frills or dominant rhythms. It was important to me to paint the pictures in the depth of the space, the sonic fields of tension and atmosphere.”

    Since the early 1970s, Klaus Schulze has repeatedly been referred to by the press as “King of Cosmic Music” or “Magician on the Big Moog”, his work frequently having been classed as a “monument of forward-looking music”. Along with his great talent for innovation, Schulze is also considered to be one of the most productive artists of his time. Experts estimate the number of releases featuring Schulze to be at least 200, but more probably 500.

    Silhouettes has been scheduled for release in May 2018 on Digipak CD and double vinyl LP.

    Track Listings:
    1. Silhouettes (15:41)
    2. Der Lange Blick Zurück (22:07)
    3. Quae Simplex (21:47)
    4. Châteaux Faits De Vent (15:08)
    Artist Name(s):
    Klaus Schulze
    Producer(s):
    Tom Dams, Klaus Schulze
    Release Year: 2018
    Style:
    Berlin, Space Rock
    Album Type:
    Studio
    Formats:
    Compact Disc, Digital / Download, LP 33 1/3
    Cover & Packge Design:
    Thomas Ewerhard, Georg Stettner, Christian Piednoir
    Studio Name:
    Hambühren
    Engineer(s): Klaus Schulze
    Liscense:
    Copyright
    Label / Publishing
    Label Name:
    SPV GmbH
    Catalog Number(s):
    TBA
    Location:
    Hannover, Germany
    Editions / Reissues
    1. 2018 OBLIVION SPV 267202 CD Digipack
    2. 2018 OBLIVION SPV 2LP + CD Digipack
    3. 2018 OBLIVION SPV 267209 2LP + CD Digipack Box Set (coloured vinyl + picture)
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