Check out Ingrid Lukas and her band's latest musical masterpiece: "Elumeloodia". Following the success of her folk-pop debut "We Need To Repeat" and the captivating indie-pop album "Demimonde," Ingrid Lukas takes her listeners on an extraordinary journey through her personal life melody. Drawing from her transformative experiences and creative evolution between 2017 and 2021, this album resonates with inner growth and invites you to explore your own unique life melody and identity.
Prepare to immerse yourself in a world where ten captivating songs converge, merging ethereal female vocals with fluid beats. "Elumeloodia" masterfully combines the richness of analogue and electronic sounds, crafting a musical tapestry that exudes both delicate femininity and untamed strength.
Since the beginning of her career, Ingrid Lukas, the Estonian-Swiss singer, pianist, and composer hailing from Zurich, has been a visionary, seamlessly blending jazz, folk, and pop. Her music effortlessly weaves together tradition and modernity, captivating listeners with thought-provoking lyrics that explore the essence of our existence. With her unique perspective, Lukas unveils universal themes, connecting us all through her musically diverse perspective. From her Estonian folk roots to contemporary song structures, her sonic landscapes are shaped by ambient-indie-pop influences.
Diving deep into her artistry, Ingrid Lukas refines her craft with each album. No two albums are alike, yet together they form a harmonious and emotionally compelling journey. With "Elumeloodia," Lukas directs her focus towards dynamic song developments and ethereal atmospheric moods. Accompanied by the electronic instruments and beats of her long-time musical collaborator, producer, sound inventor, and drummer Patrick Zosso, as well as the expertise of Swiss pop, film, and jazz musicians Manuel Rindlisbacher and Ephrem Lüchinger, Lukas's compositions take on new life.
This album pulsates with urban grooves while simultaneously breathing in the vastness and serene tranquility of a Nordic landscape. Through the collaborative efforts of Lukas, her band, and a selection of talented guest musicians, her artistic vision and human connection are beautifully expressed. The result is a mature statement infused with a zest for life, interlaced with a touch of melancholy born from profound life experiences.
"Elumeloodia" is not just an album; it's a singing creature sharing its melodies with us, intertwining our hearts and souls. Join Ingrid Lukas on this captivating musical odyssey. Get ready to embrace the harmonies of life itself.
Released April 14, 2023.
CD and Digital Download, Also available on Streamings Services.