Syncrisis - "Reflections In Musical Power" {Germany} [1981] (Jazz-rock/fusion)

"Here's the extremely rare debut album from this excellent band, who kind of epitomized the huge German jazz-rock wave of the time. Released as a limited private pressing, this is very much a "home made" LP, from the simple cover design right down to where it was recorded, "Syncrisis-Studio", which was presumably located in drummer Uwe Holzwarth's basement or something. In fact, attentive listeners will note that "Bata Mata Moone Taboo" is actually an early version of "Don't Cry! Shout!" from "Sunny Crisis", which gives one the impression that even back then they realized hardly anyone had heard this album. That's too bad, because it's a highly entertaining effort in its own right." Fusionaut

A1 Just a happy time
A2 Kamala
A3 Reflections
a) Wait a minute - a drum solo
b) Katharsis
A4 Daydreams
B1 Bata Mata Moone Taboo
B2 Mata Dalam, for the inside looking man
B3 One Hope
B4 Sweet nights

- Titus Köstler - Guitar
- Edgar Müller - Electric piano and mini-moog synthetizer
- Peter Frodi - Bass
- Uwe Holzwarth - Drums
Special guest:
- Armin Keller - Congas and timbales (A1 and B4)

A3 Reflections
B1 Bata Mata Moone Taboo
B4 Sweet nights

Thanks a lot to Fusionaut :)

Posted by Fusionaut on ProgNotFrog-Forum: http://pnfforum.com/index.php?topic=7950.0

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13 comments:

  1. The title cracks me up.
    I wonder if it sounds better spoken in German.

    Thanks.

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  2. hello!thx this is very great!
    Sithlord from Hungary

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  3. Listened to Bata Mata, not bad.

    FOund your page while checking rankings on my site www.syncrisis.com.

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  4. good music!
    Kpingvin

    Hi, Sith. :)

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  5. Cheers Froggers..!! Always the best !!
    SC

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  6. Thanks, nice album!
    I upped one good Estonian album from 1974-76, band is called Mess. Maybe You could post it here if You find it good.
    Mess - Kysi Eneselt (Estonia - 1974-76)

    http://rapidshare.com/files/215658515/Mess_-_Kysi_Eneselt__Estonia_-_1974-76_.rar

    Thanks in advance!

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  7. hi exte82,

    Thank you!

    http://prognotfrog.blogspot.com/2009/03/mess-kusi-eneselt-estonia-1974-76-2-cd.html#comments

    :)

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  8. Hi, I just wanted to invite anyone who may be interested in this album to my new blog: http://flightneverending.blogspot.com/

    There are other similar albums there, and I hope to have new material up soon, so please come check it out! Thanks!

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  9. f***ing a, the samples
    sound dope, it's da shit.
    especially the drums, really sound tasty.

    thanks for sharing.

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  10. Would not extract the first time. Looks like I am theonly one with a problem so far. Am DLing again. thanks, bill

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  11. I had the same problem. Extract did not work

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  12. Hello upkerry14 and Danny,

    You have 2 options:

    - Extract file with this program: http://lix.in/-427a53 (thanks a lot to Antony)

    - New link of album: http://lix.in/-4400f4 (thanks a lot to Fusionaut)

    Enjoy! :o)

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