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Thomas Holme A288, Aleksander Tronstad A289, Elise Marie Adamsrød
A 297, Martin Palmer A333
'A Gurk News' | Free 23 Year Album | komkol 323
The Age Of Reason (vs Seidmen) | Web Album | TRASS! anarchives ?? via
Avademic Music From Kolbotn/Nidaros (split w/origami kaffe) | Web Album
| unesco [underground] uh03
130720 | Støy På Landet | Hessdalen | Norway
121023 | Klubb Kanin/Blæst | Trondheim | Norway
AVADEMIC MUSIC FROM KOLBOTN/NIDAROS as presented by Origami Kaffe
and Origami Gurk
Gurk in "Play The Beatles"
Before seeking out a more commercial approach on the NoAward winning
album "Age Of Reason" with Seidmen (TRASS! anarchives/Ambolthue),
the Gurks already had this groundbreaking recording session behind them.
Here they explore the states of art, music and mind-over-mountains that
has so much in common with Senegalese noise-psykedelia, the Pippa Holstein
Schoool Of Sonosemantics and the hailstorm of shoegazer-rock that came
out of the Nidaros area through the tribalism of among others Motorpsycho
and Mrs. Hippi.
envoking a cover song of the fairly successful liverpoodlian group we
know as "The Beatles" (although their real name is still kept
a secret), the Gurks cross-fertilise the true spirit of the 'cross-the-sea
brotherhood of man with the toe-numbing traditional Topy astroturf.
No vitriolic vesper can hide the fact.
original master was thrown into the Tronhjem Fjord for no particular
reason. Or maybe to make a statement. Or maybe to make a comment. Holes
burnt in the polystyrene fabric of reality.