MISHA FEIGIN AND LUKAS SIMONIS
Label and cat.
nr. ; cat nr Z6 00073487
(CD and Download)
Distribution; (ao.) Z6records, Underbelly, Clear Spot
Guitarists Lukas Simonis and Misha Feigin are seasoned
improvisers coming together across the punk-hippie
Lukas has his musical and cultural roots in punk rock.
His playing incorporates high energy noise,
uncompromising directness, and refreshing ingenuity.
Using electric guitar with numerous pedals and effects,
Lucas skillfully creates a multiplicity of textural and
harmonic possibilities. His phrasing is exact, minimal
Feigin spent his formative years on the fringe of the
Moscow hippie scene practicing the art of annoying
authorities. Coming from a classical background, Feigin
does not use electronics, instead exploring the sonic
potential of his instrument - a classical guitar. He is
constantly searching for unorthodox ways to create fresh
sounds, new harmonics and overtones. At the same time,
his playing tends to be melodic and meditative.
Feigin is also a poet and writer. Metaphysics and wry
humor coexist in his texts, which are integral to the
Both Simonis and Feigin have produced and released
numerous albums and were involved in a variety of
cross-media projects with dancers, visual artists and
Simonis and Feigin explore a musical space that cannot be
rigidly defined and includes a multiplicity of styles.
Their musical interaction is based on sensitivity and
the support of ideas offered for improvisation. Dark
humor – both musical and textual – is also is an
important part of their collaboration. The sounds they
make together are unique to their duo.
edition CD with digipack
€ 10 plus
possible, but send email first)
HERE (bandcamp link)