The Aristókrasía Project

A concept album about space exploration, retro-futuristic ideas and the relationship between man and science.

The Aristókrasía Project brings together the aesthetics of early synth pop and cinematic string arrangements. It’s a retro-futuristic concept album about space travel, technology, A.I., lost utopias and the future of mankind.

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Read the full track by track guide in The Reykjavík Grapevine.

Musically it combines my weaknesses for both analog synthesisers and classical instrumentation. On the record I was lucky enough to work with a quartet of incredibly talented string players, and my friend Samuli Kosminen added his unique style of modified drums, scrapyard percussion and progressive laptop electronics to the mix.

'Poyekhali!' video collaboration with Christopher Riley, containing footage from The First Orbit.