Previously you could get acquainted with DIVERSION VOICE only at live concerts. For a long time one had an opportunity to listen to dictaphone records from concerts and rehearsals as well.
In April, 2011 DIVERSION VOICE released an internet single “Feeling of snow”, that included 2 compositions.
During the first week after the material had been published on the Internet label Clinical Archives, the single was downloaded more than 12 000 times.
The result of two-year work of DIVERSION VOICE is a full-format album Underwater.
The disc contains 8 tracks that are 55 minutes in total.
The following people contributed to creation of the album: Matvey Ushakov – guitar; Ilya Bolkisev - saxophone, electronics; Dmitry Krasov - guitar, percussion; Ivan Dorokhov – bass; Alexey Kryuchkov – drums.
The disc record took place in July, 2010 – March, 2011.The drums were recorded at the rehearsal studio of GDR group in Moscow (record engineer – Alexander Andreev, sound man – Nikolay Mironenko). Guitars, bass, saxophone, electronics and percussion were recorded at BUTTERFLY–records in Chekhov (sound man: Artem Lobanov). Nikolay Chistov made the mixing of album, Boris Istomin conducted the mastering.
Dmitry Krasov worked on the disk design during several months. The 12 pages of the album’s prospect contain (except for graphics and photo) qr-codes with links to web-pages with additional materials. Photographer Yury Golubinsky was engaged for the final photo session. The album design including graphics and photos is made in stereo. You can enjoy all stereo effects with the help of anaglyphic glasses, which are coming with the disc.
The Underwater album will be published under a license of Creative Commons (cc by-nc-sa), that will allow to legally download, copy, exchange our material and also to take it as a basis for your own compositions for noncommercial purposes with pointing out the authorship and publishing them under the same conditions.
Underwater album roadshows will take place in the following towns:
October, 20th 2011 – Arkhangelsk | KOLESO Club
October, 22th 2011 – Kotlas | PILA Club
October 26th 2011 – Saint Petersburg | GRIBOEDOV Club
October 28th 2011 – Petrozavodsk | HEIKKONEN Club
November 6th 2011 – Moscow | GOGOL Club