Today we travel to the second largest country in area after Russia. Ukrainia. Then it is excellent that the Ukrainian band Artem Bemba Music’s latest album is called travel. An album filled with a distinctive, fine and evocative prog. The track Hime Mope,
Artem Bemba states, «If you have got acquainted with the mysterious world of the Rea archipelago and the Republic of Soloneria and are already packing your bags to visit this mythical country, then it’s time for me to release my new album, called simply The Traveler». The track Час Прибуття (Arrival Time),
«All seven tracks are the stories of one of the most mysterious personalities in modern history, Olaamekad Putuishi, the first soloist to visit Ukraine, although he disappeared without a trace upon arrival».
«So before you is finally my first truly conceptual album. With this record, I also really want to make my modest contribution to the treasury of the Ukrainian progressive year (if such a treasury exists).
Seven interesting stories await you, complex and full of various nuances music, a light taste of the progressive year of the 70’s, a lot of electric organ and a little less melotron, as well as 50 minutes of exciting musical and verbal journey». Безкінечність (Infinity)