VenusTRIBES are sound and rhythm, fusing song writing craft, world beat and jazz. Sometimes VenusTRIBES also write stories. Concept album ‘Siddhartha’ was inspired by Hermann Hesse’s mystical novel describing a traveller’s inner journey. Siddhartha-Song “Red Gaia” was a finalist in the Eco Arts Awards 2013.
Album Siddhartha is dedicated to the International Council of 13 Indigenous Grandmothers. To the Kogi Mamas of Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta – Gonavindua Tairona Elder Brothers and Guardians of Water. To Chief Raoni, Chief of the Xingu Indigenous Lands of Brazil.
VenusTRIBES are now working on album ‘7 Colours’ out in June 2013. ‘Virginia’s Song – Love It For What It Is’ can already be heard on VenusTRIBES channels youtube, reverbnation, facebook, vimeo. The song is an adaptation from Michael Cunningham‘s ‘The Hours‘ – and homage to English writer Virginia Woolf.
A collaboration with film director Mher Hovvyan let to short film “Little Hands”, with original soundtrack by VenusTRIBES. “Little Hands” will also be on album ‘7 Colours’.
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