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    Posted: April 10 2005 at 16:25
Ashra - New Age of Earth

After leaving Ash Ra Temple, Manuel Gottsching
created a second incarnation with Ashra combining
a much more electronic sound relying less on the
sound of electric guitars. The music of Ashra is we
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 11 2005 at 07:09

A cool spacey album with long instrumental and ethereal soundscapes but I regret the lack of guitars on this one...this is essentialy an album made on analogic synth...nothing very original, to much in the vein of Klaus Schulze golden age (Body lov

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 11 2005 at 09:32
New Age of Earth is very original it came out the
same year as Moondawn, it is not a copycat, though I
suspect that Klaus and Michael were working in
private together with Hoenigs invention.
Previous landmark Kosmiche music was
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 11 2005 at 09:52

 New Age of earth is also very closed to Timewind (1975) from Schulze

Yes, Dom, Cluster among others!



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Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 12 2005 at 16:45

I just got it for 5 euros (!)

I only lsitened to it 2 times now... it's a bit too electronic/spacey for me... but maybe I'll get used to that.

I'm gonna listen to it right away!

http://iconoclastmovie.com/Trailer.html
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 12 2005 at 18:50
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You may want to try Ashra - Blackouts it was
recorded the next year and much more synthesized
guitars, still pretty spacy, but very melodic.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 14 2005 at 13:53
I prefer "inventions..."
less soporific
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 28 2005 at 19:56
I think its easy to consider Inventions, New Age,
Blackouts or even Join Inn as the best from Manuel.
Definitely respect your ear and opionion, ollie!

dont ever go away!
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 29 2005 at 15:51

[QUOTE=DallasBryan]Ashra - New Age of Earth

After leaving Ash Ra Temple, Manuel Gottsching
created a second incarnation with Ashra ...

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