Category: Hevhetia

David Kollar/Arve Henriksen – Illusion of a Separate World [Hevhetia 2018]

By Marcello Nardi Jun 17, 2018 0

Two separate worlds meet, two distant cultures cross their multiple influences finding a common ground with unexpected easiness. Several references merge into the unique sound of Illusion of a Separate World. Slovakian guitarist David Kollar and Norwegian trumper Arve Henriksen blend their playing into shimmering soundscapes, ethnic influences, electronic rhythms and post-rock riffs. They manage to go straight to the core of things since the initial notes, never adding anything more than what’s needed. Not making any useless or unselfish music, they are always focused only on unleashing the hidden meaning that everything has, quoting Stalker by Andrei Tarkovsky. Illusion of… Continue reading