OoIoO

OoIoO

Communication with nature is not a new theme for OOIOO. Visually, album art designs and band photos bare hidden repetitions of “o-o-i-o-o” and videos have visually featured woods of the forest above any member of the band. Much of the band’s past music has incorporated tribal rhythms and wild sounds, but an even more prominent focus on nature is clearly stated on the new album, TAIGA, right from the title, which means “big river” in Japanese and “forest” in Russian.

September 2006 Thrill Jockey Records OOIOO’s earliest music was minimal... more