After their critically acclaimed record «Three Times Dead» released in 2008 on Everest Records, Hemlock Smith & Les Poissons Autistes return, collaborating this time with Arnaud Ivan Sponar aka Goodbye Ivan.
The music on the now present first CD «She» is constantly flickering and dispersing, and is always looking for free spaces, drifting towards the psychedelic. All members are dismantling from all Jazz related clichés, trust their own intuition and seem like freed animals, lurking and feisty.
Legendary Malian guitarist, Senegalese singer and percussionist, and eight Bernese musicians mad on jazz and African rhythms disembark with their new ecstatic album. «Run Run» is a mix of traditional rhythms, modern Malian music and a good dose of afrobeat. A recording that seals the power of an up-till-now unreleased musical project that started two years ago in Ougadougou, Burkina Faso.
The new project of Helios & Hess called Lump is about customs and Swiss history. The two traditional terms – Reisläufer / Swiss Mercenaries and Alpsegen / Alp Blessing – are set to music by Mike Reber and Christoph Hess (Strotter Inst.). The two musicians work exclusively with analogue equipment and field-recordings. More