Namgar – The Dawn of the Foremothers

by abcdm1n
Namgar – The Dawn of the Foremothers

A fusion of Buryat-Mongolian tradition and modern rock/jazz elements with haunting woman voice of Namgar, the Buryat star of traditional and modern music, and a blend of traditional and modern instruments that bring together images of the great wide open and modern drive.


released September 24, 2012
Namgar Lkhasaranova: vocal, yataga, khomus
Evgeniy Zolotarev: chanza, back vocals, khomus
Enkhjargal Dandarvanchig: morin-khuur, throat singing
Tobias Reber: Live electronics, drum programming, synthesizer
Alex Antony Fade: 6- and 12 – string electric and acoustic guitars
Markus Reuter: Percussion, organ, synthesizer, treatments, additional programming

Idea and organization: Vladimir Oboronko
Producers: Markus Reuter and Vladimir Oboronko
Executive producer: Evgeniy Zolotarev, Markus Reuter, Vladimir Oboronko

All tracks produced and arranged by Markus Reuter for Unsung Productions

Engineered, recorded and mixed by Benjamin Schäfer and Markus Reuter
at Horus Sound Studios, Hanover, Germany, September 19 – 24, 2012.

Mastered by Lee Fletcher for Unsung Productions

Photography: Danil Golovkin
Namgar’s hair and makeup: Elena Zubareva
Artwork and design: Anya Roz