Expo Seventy* ‎– America Here & Now Sessions

Essence Music ‎– ESSWAX02-S
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CD, Album, Limited Edition, OBI strip
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Box Set, Hand-stitched silkscreened cloth bag



Special edition with beautiful hand-stitched/silkscreened cloth bag, large hand-drawn silkscreened fold-out poster, the CD version which includes an extra track & exclusive bonus album on CDr housed on custom handmade pack, with recent trio-mode Expo Seventy free jams of the highest order.

Limited to 119 handnumbered copies.

'Expo Seventy is back on Essence Music with the mastermind Justin Wright bringing together a rare line-up featuring two drummers. The four-piece only lived during a short period of time and the thunderous experiments achieved by these unique sonic hypnotists are fully presented here.
With an impressive discography of transcendent kosmische drones, slow-burn psychedelic magnetism and heavier sounds behind him, Wright decided to set a new milestone with America Here & Now Sessions. Freely touching distant, dark corners of the cosmos where the sun shines timid, the band slowly builds two long movements of truly mesmerizing, free-form quality that propels the listener even higher to maximum altered state of consciousness.
Warm, harmonic, meditational analog synth explorations get eventually accompanied by bursting, ritualistic percussions and distorted guitar tones, while a gloomy welcome ceremony of heavier guitar jams paints a grand canvas of seriously dark psychedelia.
America Here & Now Sessions was recorded during the three-week art experience started in Kansas City featuring paintings, sculptures, poetry, plays, films and music from local and national artists called “America: Now And Here – A cross-country traveling dialogue about America through the arts”. Local musician Ashley Miller spearheaded a recording project that featured a handful of local acts to record some music that would be later edited together and released as an album. The project lost funding, but Expo Seventy was able to record as part of the art experiment.180g high-quality wax displaying visuals by Erik A. Hamline, aka Steady Co..'

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ESSWAX02 Expo Seventy* America Here & Now Sessions (LP, Album, Ltd) Essence Music ESSWAX02 Brazil 2016 Sell This Version
SM071 Expo Seventy* America Here & Now Sessions (Cass, Ltd, RE) Sonic Meditations SM071 US 2017 Sell This Version
ESSWAX02-S Expo Seventy* America Here & Now Sessions (CD, Album, Ltd, OBI) Essence Music ESSWAX02-S Brazil 2016 Sell This Version
ESSWAX02 Expo Seventy* America Here & Now Sessions (LP, Album, Dlx, Ltd, Gol) Essence Music ESSWAX02 Brazil 2016 Sell This Version