Paolo Angeli (Italy) prepared Sardinian guitar, vocals
Sasha Agranov (Russia) cello, sampler
Oriol Roca (Spain) drum, objects
A futuristic Don Quixote who lands on the wrong spot – Barcelona gives hospitality to travellers and to their heady mix of Indy pop, dub, minimalism, ‘canti galluresi e logudoresi’ (re-read à la Tom Waits and Umm Kulthum).
Sasha has Russian-Israeli roots and solid bases in baroque music, electronic experimentation, and new circus;
Oriol is among the most important agit-props of the Catalan creative scene and draws a ideal bridge with North European musical research;
Paolo syntheses the link between the avant-garde movements and Sardinian music.
Dressed in fake astronaut outfits, the three musicians re-enact Gagarin’s deeds: a pretext to remind us how essential it is in music to experiment and to dare…