Band: Grey mouse (Psychedelic Rock) (Russia, Moscow)
Members (at the moment):
Victoria Barsukova - vocals,
Chunikhin Alex - bass guitar,
Chunikhin Kirill - drums, percussion,
Andrew Batalin - guitar,
Shutikov Maxim - sitar, didjeridoo, jaw harp,
Involving: Herman Aleshin - drone, Andrew Bochko - sitar ,Arseny Fedorov - banjo
The band "Grey mouse" was created by Dmitry Rybachev Alexei Chunikhin. During its existence, with a different composition its members, the band recorded and released two studio albums "No masks" - 2005 (Jagi Jagi Records, (Russian)), "Blind and Ugly" of 2008 (BRP(Russian))., gave a large number of live performances in Moscow and other cities, participated in various festivals, preserving and maintaining its own style.
The band is not afraid of experiments. Along with the song-like genre, Grey Mouse is also actively experimenting with noise and background music. The band also collaborated with the Film Club, "Art Cinema" (Moscow), making live voicing of silent movie masterpieces of the early 20th century (the so-called "live film shows"). Now musicians are preparing to release their third album, titled "Trip".
Recordings took place in the studio of A. Bochko’s Creative Centre (Moscow) (where the previous album «Blind & Ugly» was recorded). There were a lot of new experiments. New instruments were used: didgeridoo, sitar, jaw harp, female vocals. And now you can hear the echoes of oriental music the blues motifs on habitual rock base.
Also one of the songs (instrumental composition «Snow (Spiral Walk)») from the new album of Grey Mouse will be released in a compilation album «Psychedelic World Music, Discovery,vol.1». This compilation album released by Trail Records (USA) will introduce psychedelic bands from all over the world. The CD release is expected in august 2012.