dimanche, mars 25, 2007
"Nothing is known about this obscure and classic band, except their sole album released on the rare and sought after Kerston label. Gäa were a typically cosmic Krautrock band, who like Mythos or Virus, infused their Teutonic art with lots of guitars, keyboards and much in the way of Pink Floyd styling. With enigmatic lyrics in German, lengthy largely instrumental tracks with all the classic moves, spaced-out organs - the works - "On the way to Uranus" is a magical album, a Krautrock classic!"
From "The Crack in the Cosmic Egg", by S.&A. Freeman
Honestly, it's not krautrock at its best, particularly because of the strange vocals in German and the repetitiveness in the structures. But it's an interesting one for kraut freaks, and it seems to be rather rare (not found yet on KrautTeam nor on Out of Focus). So...