Netslov

Real Name:
Daniel Kalashnik
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Netslov originally stared in 1997 as the duo of Daniel Kalashnik and Dmitry Tikov in russian city of St. Petersburg. The band self-defined their musical style "bio" (as opposed to "electro" of Kraftwerk and kinds) and released debut album "Eletronic Ethnology" in 1999. Eastern flavor has shortly become a part of Netslov's trademark sound. As Dan once explained it: "I've always found it important mixing spiritless computer-generated soundscapes with ethnical music (with all it's warmth and naivety). I believe that the legacy of the ancient music has a chance of finding its way to modern listener only in part with sounds of the urban culture."

It didn't take long to prove this approach right. The band was praised by critics and became one of the most recognizable names on local electroica scene with its landmark album "Outernational" in 2000. Dmirty has went solo shortly after its release, while Dan continued with hired musicians and toured clubs all over ex-USSR with a full-size band. On stage live ethnical string instruments, guitars and drums teamed up with ancient Soviet-made synths and sequencer backing tracks. In 2003 follow-up album "Phoenix" was released. It indicated shift towards more intense sounding and somewhat darker music, which got the press by surprise.

Band's debut "Electronic Ethnology" is available on New York label Proforma Records. Two later albums remain unreleased in the West.
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Albums

LG 008-02 Netslov - Outernational album art Netslov Outernational (Album) Лёгкие LG 008-02 Russia 2001 Sell This Version
ZV 014 MC Netslov - Electronic Ethnology album art Netslov Electronic Ethnology (Album) Proforma Records ZV 014 MC Russia 1999 Sell This Version
LG 031-2 Netslov - Phoenix album art NetSlov Phoenix(CD) Лёгкие LG 031-2 Russia 2003 Sell This Version
LG 049-2 Netslov - Все Свободны album art Netslov Все Свободны (Album) Лёгкие LG 049-2 Russia 2005 Sell This Version
СНГ 024-2 Netslov - Live @ Jao Da album art NetSlov Live @ Jao Da(CD, Album, Enh) Снегири СНГ 024-2 Russia 2006 Sell This Version
LG 068-2 Netslov - In Dub We Trust album art Netslov Soundsystem* In Dub We Trust(CD, Album) Лёгкие LG 068-2 Russia 2008 Sell This Version
NR 1709 CDp Netslov - Dругое album art NetSlov Dругое(CD, Album) Navigator Records NR 1709 CDp Russia 2009 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

none Netslov - Поднимайте сердца album art Jah Division / Netslov Jah Division / Netslov - Поднимайте сердца(File, MP3, Maxi, RE, 320) Джа Дивижн none Russia 2016

Miscellaneous

TFN CD 685/09 Netslov - Pietari album art .NetSlov*, Daniil Kalashnik .NetSlov*, Daniil Kalashnik - Pietari(CD) Nikitin Music Group TFN CD 685/09 Russia 2009 Sell This Version