INTO THE LIGHT: A JOURNEY INTO GREEK ELECTRONIC MUSIC, CLASSICS & RARITIES (1978-1991) (2x12)
2x12" Vinyl NL
Greek Electronic Music Has Been A Much Checked Underground Sound Since The Late 70s. Into The Light Roams Over A Wide Radius Of The Output From This Scene - Merging Synth Pop & Disco With Ambient And New Age. Ltd To 600 Copies. Gatefold Tip!
From female electronic innovator Lena Platonos, to multi-instrumentalist Akis Daoutis and (renowned composer Mikis Theodorakis's son) George Theodorakis, the compilation serves as a journey from late '70s to the early '90s of greek electronic obscurities. Rarities include a Mihalis Rakintzis' track from his early composing era, Stavros Logaridis' sublime synth-prog instrumental 'Snif Snif', and Costas Charitodiplomenos' dub version of italo-disco 'What You Gonna Do' as 141 G.
*the label say - save yourself an estimated 900 euros in discogs prices!*
"...If like me, you've coveted the hen's teeth rare Akis LP, you'll be pleased to know two of the tracks are now available on this truly stunning compilation. Don't expect to be familiar with too many of the artists but instead revel in the spectacular lazer electronics, jazzy new age sensibilities and even lazy disco grooves contained within..I can almost feel the sand between my toes..." Moonboots [txt from ]