Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Siiilk "Way to Lhassa"

Country: France
Sub GenreProgressive Rock
Release date: August 27, 2013
 1. Childhood's Memories 5:51
  2. Between 6:43
  3. Cathy's Wood 4:56
  4. In the Grey Chapel 1:17
  5. Leaving North 5:25
  6. Midlife Crisis 4:33
  7. Khajuraho Dreams 3:41
  8. Way to Lhassa 6:37
  9. Witness 4:13
10. Wladyslaw's Marching Band 4:03

Richard Pick – lead vocal, acoustic guitar, tampoura
Gilbert Gandil (Pulsar) – electric and acoustic guitars, dobro, additional keyboards, lap steel
Jacques Roman (Pulsar) – pianos, synthesizers and mellotron
Guillaume Antonicelli – bass guitar
Attilio Terlizzi – drums, gongs
Jean-Nicolas Susse – additional keyboards, backing vocals, horn, Indian harmonium
Catherine Pick -  vocals
Paul Grant – Indian santur
Gabrielle Vargiu -  tranverse flute
Hagop Boyadjian – Armenian duduk
Adrien Bernard – choir direction on track 4, guitar, keyboards, violin, vocals and lyrics on track 10
Axelle Ciofolo de Peretti – bass clarinet
Bertrand Plé - brass quartet direction on track 10
Pierre Bassery - trombone
Nicolas Salmon - tuba
Christophe Coronas – trumpet

Siiilk with its album "Way to Lhassa", blends music and poetry to take us from the lowlands of Flanders to the butresses of Himalaya and India. Musicals wanderings between childhood and adulthood. "Way to Lhassa" is a timeless opus sublimed by the sounds of mellotron, keyboards, voices ,guitars but also brasses,tampuras, Armenian duduk, and Indian santur.

Childhood's Memories

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  1. Such a beautiful album of progressive Rock, it sounds like Pink Floyd, fresh and nice atmosphere!!!