Official Press release:
Metronhomme NEW album, single and videoclip
After the previous album “4”, well received by international critics, the Italian group Métronhomme presents the new EP album entitled “Tutto il Tempo del Mondo 1.òikos” (tr. “All the time in the world 1.òikos”), made entirely “at home” during the quarantine.
The first single “Quarantine”, accompanied by a video clip by Giorgia Tranquilli, will be published on the web on Saturday 25th of April. The release of the entire
album will follow, with the frequency of one song per week.
NEW EP album: “Tutto il Tempo del Mondo 1.òikos” (2020)
The new Métronhomme’s EP entitled “Tutto il Tempo del Mondo 1.òikos” (tr. all the time in the world 1.òikos) takes shape in the months of March / April 2020, during the Coronavirus emergency phase. The band has exploited the potential of web communications for the creation of an entire album “remotely”, without physical contacts.
Composing method: everything took place via internet, starting from multiple
musical hints of each band member. They were the ground on which each other
added his arrangements, ideas and parts by turns, shaping little by little the music, with often unexpected results.
Recordings were made using the only instruments each musician had at home, as
it was not possible to attend the rehearsal room or the recording studio: in many
cases everyday objects found at home and readjusted for the purpose. This modus operandi deeply influenced the new work, conferring a new and original sound to it with respect to previous ones.
The album doesn’t speak directly of the lockdown: it does not talk about the
suffering of this period and doesn’t represent a chronicle approach to it, but it
captures all the emotional charge felt and expressed by Metronhomme in such a
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