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Origami Arktika / Trollebotn
Album:Trollebotn Collection:World
Artist:Origami Arktika Added:Nov 2007
Label:Silber Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2008-06-08 Pull Date:2008-08-10 Charts:Reggae/World
Week Ending:Aug 3Jul 13Jun 29Jun 22Jun 15

 Recent Airplay
1.Aug 31, 2008:The Zikr
4.Jun 27, 2008:Memory Select
2.Aug 01, 2008:Oatmeal
5.Jun 26, 2008:"In Your Ear ..." with David Bug, in radioland I lay into the early morning
Anne Sit Heime
3.Jul 08, 2008:At the Cafe Bohemian
Anne Sit Heime
6.Jun 17, 2008:Zikr
Fanteguten, Som Lindi Baerer Lauv

Album Review
Craig Matsumoto
Reviewed 2008-06-04 
Mildly spooky trancelike music derived from Norse folksongs, adding a touch of psych and a haunting, tense sense of melody. Calm, dark layers: with guitars, drums... and ancillary sounds (percussion, rustles, scratches) for a slightly experimental feel (Bjork, sedated). Effortless tenor vocal somewhere between singing and chanting. Mostly acoustic, residing between folk and experimental rock.

Strange sounds: 4,5,7. Brighter, even happy: 2,6, sorta 8

1- Bright but creepy guitar figure, cool calm guitar jam later
2- Brightly folky, w/chiming sound. Happy, not so dark. The hit single?
3- Gentle chime and stiff beat; dirgelike but relatively fast
4- A capella with water sounds and a foreboding accordion(?) tone. Odd clanking and scratching. Dry.
5- Ominous, with galloping percussion and weird scratchy sounds. Feels spookier when the rhythm loosens up.
6- Pleasant folk tune made ominous. Nicely pulsing beat. Unrhythmic clatter at the start.
7- Cavernous soft gong, into a dark low-key track
8- Steady and maybe less dark than other tracks

Track Listing
1.Anne Sit Heime 5.Starke-Nils Doyr
2.Fjellmannjenta 6.Min Pipe
3.Fanteguten 7.Som Lindi Baerer Lauv
4.Guro Heddelid 8.Haugebonden