AVIVAVEU presenta: JULIA KENT + SANTIAGO LATORRE
Julia Kent (United States, Important Records) + Santiago Latorre (Spain, FoehnRecords)
It may be possible to understand the richness of the universe of Julia Kent listing hismany collaborations (artists like Antony & The Johnsons, Devendra Banhart and Rufus Wainwright have had with it is a guarantee), but never do justice to its poetic andproposals. Halfway between chamber music, folk and avant-garde, this fragile-lookingcellist is situated in border areas that converge in the strings, field recordings and electronics. The result exudes magic.
Music from Santiago Latorre stated that defies gravity. And the truth is that this Huescaseems from another planet. His narrative ambient-sax, vocals, electronics ...-has heardfrom London to Taipei (where he resided), and has shared the stage with Alva Noto. In 2011 turnover Ecliptic (Foehn, Accretions), which was, for many (Go Mag, Playground,Avantfolk ...) one of the national albums of the year, and give meaning to the conceptconcert Wagnerian total artwork. Santiago is the best kept secret this side of the Pyrenees.