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Ukrainalainen metallijyrä Ignea julkaisi videon uudesta ”Dunes”-kappaleestaan

Kirjoittanut Arto Mäenpää - 23.3.2023

Ukrainasta ponnistava metalliyhtye Ignea julkaisee uuden ”Dreams of Lands Unseen” -nimisen albuminsa huhtikuun 28. päivä Napalm Recordsin kautta. Yhtyeen tulevalta albumilta on nyt julkaistu video uudesta ”Dunes” -kappaleesta, josta bändin laulaja Helle Bohdanova kertoo seuraavaa:

“We continue telling the story of the amazing Ukrainian travel writer and photographer Sofia Yablonska who lived in the XX century. ‘Dunes‘ is inspired by her adventure to the Sahara Desert.

On this dangerous journey, Sofia’s driver fainted from the intense heat, so she had to take charge of driving and also fix the overheated engine herself. Their troubles didn’t end there, as they also had to escape from hostile locals who tried to shoot them.

Our song describes how Sofia saw a mirage, so common in the desert. In our version, instead of imagining palm trees and an oasis, she saw the chilly Carpathian mountains with pine trees and rainfalls…”