|Artist: Radio Massacre International|
Label: Centaur Discs Ltd Ltd
Recently, I've been reading about Republic on the Spacemusic E-Mail List. It seems that there is little information available about this latest release by RMI. Many list members have been asking questions about what Republic sounds like. You as |
Republic is the second CD release by this trio (
Republic consists of three lengthy tracks, each around 20 minutes or more. You heard track three last week (the title track) at 3:00am on
The tracks on Republic appear to be actual evolving, planned out compositions rather than mere edits of jam sessions and are truly evocative of the now classic Teutonic style right down to the Mellotron pads, analogue sequencer patterns and fluid guitar leads. The vintage sound of Republic fits in very well on
Each of the three pieces begins with a drifty, floating section followed by Mellotron washes and/or electric guitar solos over intricately crafted sequencer patterns, giving way then to a dramatic closing section. The whole experience is very cinematic in that while listening one can easily visualize any number of possibilities.
- Chuck van Zyl/STAR'S END 24 November 1996