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Asia Minor Third Album on the Way

On January 29, AMS records will be releasing the long-awaited third album by classic Turkish-French band Asia Minor. Released last year in Japan, this will be the widespread debut of Points of Libration. The album features original members Setrak Bakirel (vocals, guitar) and Eril Tekeli (flute, guitar).

by Jon Davis, Published 2021-01-18

Asia Minor - Points of Liberation cover artFrom the press release:

Spurred by the unwavering support from fans around the world, the band decided to reconvene in 2013, giving live concerts and composing new music featured in their 3rd album Points of Libration. Asia Minor confirms the band’s distinctive mix between Western & Eastern influences and Points Of Libration is proof that, after so many years, Asia Minor remains faithful to its style and has lost nothing of its creativeness, stamina and originality. AMS will release a cd papersleeve edition and a special LP edition, the first pressing on 180gr. turquoise coloured vinyl with bonus sticker.

The group's previous album, Between Flesh and Divine, came out in 1980, and the group was revived in 2013 due to continuing support from fans around the world. Bakirel and Tekeli are joined by Evelyne Kandel (bass), Micha Rousseau (keyboards), and Julien Tekeyan (drums).


Filed under: New releases

Related artist(s): Asia Minor

More info
http://asiaminor-ams.bandcamp.com/album/points-of-libration

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