Sunday, July 20, 2008
Indra Karmuka - Su'O/Rana (7", Drone Records DR 21, 1996), Aardster/Bovist (LP, Rendezvous Radikal 05, 1998)
"Indra Karmuka is a Dutch Electro-acoustic group that creates sound-atmospheres by using electronic manipulation, microphones and effected strings.
They started in the beginning of 1995 and released their first single 'Suo'/'Rana' on the German label Drone Records in november 1996. Their second release 'Aardster'/'Bovist' came out in december 1998 on the Berlin label Rendezvous Radikal. In September 2000 they released their first cd 'N'ura'/ 'Fo' on the Polish label Ignis with recordings from the period 1995-1998. Two of its members now form the electro/acoustic duo Mommur Chasma." The members are Peter Veenstra, Raymond Dijkstra and Floris Sirag, with Dijkstra these days very active in releasing solo work on highly limited editions LPs.