Recently trading 2nd hand for over 300 euros, this record has long been the preserve of greek diggers and synthpop pickers, yet it. Shes an electronic music pioneer and an aesthetic genius, having designed the cover above, so its really exciting that dark entries has recently reissued her second solo record, gallop. It offers a mediterranean journey, one that ulysses, aeneas, and jason with his argonauts charted first and valencian artist, pep llopis, retraced and retread. Mp3 is a digital audio format without digital rights management drm technology. Lena platonos should already be a name familiar to most thanks to the recent interest in her. Remastered reissue of lena platonos 2nd album, gallop 1985, a genuinely mindblowing synthpop curio featuring the hugely soughtafter. Lena platonos lepidoptera of all the artists dark entries has helped pluck from relative obscurity, lena platonos has intrigued me the most. Sun masks by lena platonos, released 23 july 2017 1. Start your 30day free trial of unlimited to listen to this album plus tens of millions more songs.
In the 1980s, lena platonos released 3 records that revolutionised electronica. She was one of the pioneers in the greek electronic music scene of the 1980s, and she remains active today. Lena platonos s profile including the latest music, albums, songs, music videos and more updates. Dark entries to reissue another lena platonos album, sun masks. Lena platonos is a greek musician, pianist and music composer. We specialise in finding the highest quality products regardless of format or genre. Lena platonos is a greek musician, pianist and electronic music composer.
She represented germany in the eurovision song contest 2010 in oslo, norway, and won the contest with the song satellite. Gallop was lena platonos second record that she solely composed, produced and sang. Lena platonos documentary lambda pi raises money for post. Check out lena platonos electronic music comes to life on indiegogo. Electronic, techno, electro, house, experimental, grime, dubstep, hip hop, alternative, indie, and many more. Remastered reissue of lena platonos 2nd album, gallop 1985, a genuinely mindblowing synthpop curio featuring the hugely soughtafter dreampop sequence of bloody shadows from afar a version to the bynow much loved and influential shadows of blood. Lena was born on the island of crete and grew up in athens. Amazing greek synthpop, retrieved from the mid1980s by dark entries. The record was released in 1985 and paved the way for greek electronica of the 1990s. She was one of the pioneers in the greek electronic music. She is now receiving a surge of international attention, thanks to album reissues and remixes, and both established and upandcoming artist cite her as a key. In 1987 lena platonos helped create an outofthebox telecast unlike anything seen on greek tv before or maybe even since.
Lena platonos bloody shadows from a distance by late night tales, released 25 may 2018. She was responsible for some of the first greek pop recordings to primarily utilize synthesizers, and her otherworldly songs combined minimalist electronic soundscapes with poetic, surrealist lyrics about relationships. Bleep we sell the best music from the best record labels and artists in the world. Philip sanderson on one of these bends, released 15 january 2019 1. I iho ke ta lathi tis by lena platonos and savina giannatou on. Lena platonos born 21 october 1951 is a greek pianist and composer of electronic and art. Music works for industry by marc barreca, released 24 march 2017 1. The album is made exclusively using analog synthesizers and heavily. Urban electronic music and personal everyday stories. Directed by petros papadopoulos, zina papadopoulou.
Lambda pi is a new film about the pioneering greek electronic musician lena platonos. The album featured experiments with different sounds and a new batch of electronic. Listen to lena platonos soundcloud is an audio platform that lets you listen to what you love and share the sounds you create 10 tracks. Lena platonos was highly influential in greek electronic circles, and we can see why. Akadimia platonos has also given its name to the title of a movie screened in locarno film festival 2009 directed by filippos tsitos. The creatures fury eyes album version worship, creatures, hero, songs. The nearest athens metro subway station is to the east metaxourghio metro station. Lena meyerlandrut born 23 may 1991, known professionally as lena, is a german singersongwriter. Directed by cristo petrou, the film looks back at platonos s works from the mid1980s including sun masks, gallop and lepidoptera, the latter two of which were recently reissued by us label dark entries, and features interviews with the composer, who is still active today. Church and state marc barrecas music works for industry is a.455 223 587 422 242 1185 32 1441 440 1617 268 1240 747 962 1210 1590 1491 1399 1217 92 1339 113 785 232 376 1223 782 219 169 199 1201 758