Javi Cánovas – Cracks in the Air


Release data: Javi Cánovas – Cracks in the Air DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2013 With his album “Cracks in the Air”, Javi Cánovas attempts to express feelings about very abstracts things that are hard to describe, along reflections about the apparent inconsistency about them as well. Sonically, it all feels like a journey through time and space, offering both slow and slightly faster paced passages…

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Brendan Pollard, Javi Canovas, Adrian Dolente & Michael Daniel – Two Roads


Release data: Brendan Pollard, Javi Canovas, Adrian Dolente & Michael Daniel – Two Roads CD, Acoustic Wave Records, 2013 “Two Roads”, a limited edition factory-pressed cd of just 500 copies, is one those unexpected (but boy, so welcome!) releases I knew was going to blow me away before I had even heard a bit of it. The disc comprises four vintage tracks made in collaboration…

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Javi Cánovas – Desert Dawn


Release data: Javi Cánovas – Desert Dawn DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2013 For his album “Desert Dawn”, Spanish synthesist Javi Cánovas decided to switch to a world music approach, something Gregory Kyryluk once did with his Open Canvas-project. The outcome on “Desert Dawn” contains many influences of ethnic music of different countries round Magreb (Northern Africa), the Middle East and even some classic Spanish music….

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Javi Cánovas – Psychedelic Voyage


Release data: Javi Cánovas – Psychedelic Voyage DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2012 “Psychedelic Voyage”, inspired by psychedelic images, movies and sounds, sees a continuation of Javi Cánovas’ classic electronic music style for which he applied his usual gear such as the Andromeda A6, Roland Juno D, Novation XIO along some soft synths. This time though, Javi tried much harder to charge his music with more…

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Javi Cánovas – Transfiguration


Release data: Javi Cánovas –Transfiguration DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2012 The music on Javi Cánovas’ 2012-release “Transfiguration” sees a return to the comfortable realm of the classic Berliner School style. The spatial (sometimes even restless and smoothly pumping) sequencing on the five extensive tracks is in optima forma as are the various synth pads, solo lines and mellotron textures kicking in and fading out so…

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Javi Cánovas – Strange Vision


Release data: Javi Cánovas – Strange Vision CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2007 Mr Canovas is most famous for his genious blend of vintage electronic sounds and sequencers with contemporary technology, bringing the listener the best of both worlds. On his third album “Strange Vision”, Javi persues his journey through well-balanced vintage electronics with more shorter tracks, all containing more melody, especially on the final piece”Last…

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