This is the first release from the SM Records label which introduces you a great musical producer from Russia, Egor Zakharov creating his music under the name of Kip5. The Places release consists of 4 pieces of his own played in dub techno style. The release is opened by a mysterious piece charming in its serenity, «Here» which smoothly flows into a romantic, very gentle «There» track. At the other side of the release, you will continue your travelling to the «Somewhere» composition which has pronounced deep sounding. At last, your exciting travelling will finish to the atmospheric «Nowhere» track which can help you get rest, relax, and have a cup of coffee. While listening, you ll visit all those wonderful places and come back in great spirits. Egor Zakharov tells about his release: We often dream to be There, in a perfect place, where we, as we believe, must be, escape from ourselves and try to start a new life. As a result, we chance to be Somewhere, and this place doesn t meet our expectations. Then it occurs to us that there is Nowhere to find it, and the only thing we can live for is something we have Here and now.
In his youth, Egor Zakharov aka Kip5 fell in love with electronic music and and never had doubts about his new interest. Later, opportunities of trying himself as a composer came by themselves, and for 8 years, the musician has been following his difficult way, not only as a musical producer, but also as a sound engineer. Bent for drone ambient and techno has developed into love to dub techno where he has found everything which corresponds to his inner world. However, he composes in different styles, from techno and house, to liquid funk and trance music. He pays great attention to ideological content and meaning of the music.