25-01-2019 Algiers (USA) /// Live

Kes:
Algiers
Kus:
Sveta Baar, Tallinn
Millal:
25-01-2019
Palju:
10€
Lisainfo:
Sveta is honoured to be hosting a band all the way from America, ALGIERS!!!
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“Algiers seem like a vision from a more progressive future: a mixed-race band from the American South fusing gospel and punk while challenging the capitalist state with righteous indignation.” - Pitchfork

Ticket 10€

BIO:
Locally-informed and globally based – spread between London, Atlanta and New York – Algiers refuse to sit idly by while most contemporary artists appear perfectly content to wait out the revolution. Not only do they harbor a purposeful sense of obligation in what they do on their latest resistance record, The Underside Of Power, but they recognize the roots and thorns of precedent in said resistance.
Signed to Matador, they released their second album “The Underside of Power” in 2017. Also their song Blood can be heard in the True Detective season 3 soundtrack.

Recorded largely in Bristol and spiritedly produced by Adrian Utley of Portishead (who also lent his extensive synth collection to the proceedings), with further contributions from a crew that includes Ben Greenberg [Uniform, The Men] and Randall Dunn [Sunn 0)))], pick any track off The Underside of Power and the reference points expand exponentially, a dizzying and thrilling Recommended-If-You-Like list that would consume a series of afternoons.

The multiracial quartet Algiers have been compared to Big Black, Wendy Carlos, John Carpenter, Cybotron, The Four Tops, Portishead, Public Image Limited, Steve Reich, and Nina Simone. Deep echoes of Black Lives Matter and its 20th century forbears gather, surge, and subside in their often soulful work, a form of principled, acute dissent more interested in learning from the past than in evoking nostalgia.

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25-01-2019
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Täna esineb Sveta Baaris USA eksperimentaalbänd Algiers

Foto: Joe Dilworth
Täna paneb Balti Jaama peorajooni kumisema USA tumemuusika, sest Sveta Baaris astub üles Atlanast pärit eksperimentaalbänd Algiers.

Algiers on teisitimõtlejate punt, kes seisab oma industriaalsete hümnidega vastu tänapäeva ühiskonnale. Nende nimigi viitab anti-koloniaalsele võitlusele. Bändi on kiidetud oskuse eest sulatada üheks eri masti žanrid, seal hulgas nii gospel kui ka industriaalmuusika. Rõhku pannakse mitmetele poliitilistele ja kunstilistele teemadele, mida kutsutud ka “düstoopiliseks souliks”.

Paljud 2017. aastal ilmunud kauamängival “The Underside of Power” kõlavatest lugudest on kirjutatud ansambli ninamehe Fisheri poolt, kes ammutas inspiratsiooni ühe Manhattani ööklubi garderoobis töötamisest. Lisaks öistele kokkupuudetele kõlab plaadil ka hunnik kirevaid viiteid – Itaalia zombifilmid, Michael Stipe, T. S. Eliot, Che Guerva ja Camus´ “Katk” on vaid mõned pusletükid, mida kõrvadega otsida.

Algiers on tuntud ka kui bänd, kelle muusikat on kõige parem kogeda just elavas esituses. Kuulduste kohaselt on Fisheri hääl veel muljetavaldavam kui plaadil, volüüm vali ja õhkkond intensiivne. Alanud on meeste talvine Euroopa turnee, mis põikab läbi ka Tallinnast. Sveta Baari uksed avanevad 25. jaanuaril kell 21.00. Pileti saab endale lunastada 10 euro eest.