mombus

mombus

Mombus is alias of electronic musician Serge Bakanev from Murmansk, north-west of Russia. In his recordings and live performances over the last four years, Mombus have used the sounds of vargan, balalaika, guitars, human and seagull voices, contrabass, ocean noises, crab clicks, analog soviet synth Polyvox & Ritm-2, the pages of books turning, sounds of TV, radio and video, insects, beer and champagne hissing and popping, grass and leafs rustles, phone and radio talks, knocking of broken hard drive, flutes and ocarina, female cat purr.

Mombus releases were tracks on a various artist compilations and three solo albums. The songs differed greatly. The styles ranged from experimental, neo-IDM, post-rock to synth-folk, electro-pop, lounge, etc.

In this release Mombus cooperates with Seva Smokemake, Mary Nemedlya, Andrew Voronov, Alex Pshenichny, Kostya Sinev and Pasha Zabelin. Recorded at Mombus home studio, Murmansk, Russia between 10.02-09.04.


e-mail: mombus
website: mombus
releases: 78