Khmer - Nils-Petter Molvaer
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  1. Khmer
  2. Tion
  3. Access/Song of Sand I
  4. On Stream
  5. Platonic Years
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  1. Khmer
  2. Tion
  3. Access/Song of Sand I
  4. On Stream
  5. Platonic Years
  6. Phum
  7. Song of Sand II
  8. Exit
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Khmer is surely the most unusual album ever released by ECM -- unusual because the label, which is best known for elevated chamber jazz, presents the solo debut of trumpeter Nils Petter Molvaer as a production that plays with modern electronica methods while not eschewing the well-known ECM aesthetic. Molvaer's music is somewhere between scary and majestic, and changes between ominous ambient sounds and hard breakbeats, along which atonal screeching guitars combined with melancholic melodies, create a fascinating mélange. ...

Khmer 2000, ECM

UPC: 731453779822

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Khmer 1998, ECM

UPC: 781182156029

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