The Mountain Ghost

by Kylver

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Matthew Rukgaber
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Matthew Rukgaber The two Kylver albums are simply some of the best modern instrumental rock music there is. Organ-driven, progressive riffage. Sometimes moody, sometimes thunderous. I often lose interest in long songs and instrumental songs, but that never happens here. Favorite track: The Mountain Has Ghosts.
ALPHA-OMEGA
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ALPHA-OMEGA Prepare to be absorbed by the enthralling atmosphere of this album... you will get dragged into his mountainous peaks and blissfully ejected from its heights.
Well crafted post-metallisms adorn the sludgy progressive audio tale of a Ghost that's hard to tame... Favorite track: The Dance of the Mountain Ghost.
Spoon
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Spoon I'm not quite into Prog Rock and the keyboard is a bit confusing at first but KYVLER managed to convert me to a music I won't usually listen. It may be different if there was vocals but fortunately there are none. This deserves emphasis.
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    The third CD run of 'The Mountain Ghost' made for our 2016 autumn/winter live dates. Limited to 200 copies this third run features a Blood-Orange sleeve and CD. The CD comes in a matte finish card sleeve.

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    'The Mountain Ghost' on Compact Disc!

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    The second CD run of 'The Mountain Ghost'. Limited to 100 copies this second run features a inverted colour-way of the first 100 CD copies of the album. The CD comes in a matte finish card sleeve.

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‘The Mountain Ghost’ is a concept record that interoperates the tail of a spirit that inhabits a mountain deep in a remote Mountain range is a far off land. During the winter months the spirit travels down the mountain to a small village that sits in the floor of the valley to torment the people of the village. After generations of winter torment the villagers decide to lure the Mountain Ghost to a feast they hold in his honour in an attempt to make peace with him. But instead of making peace with the spirit the villagers hatch a cunning plan to poison his wine which leads his slow and agonising death.

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released May 21, 2015

All tracks written and performed by James Bowmaker, Barry Mitcherson, Jonny Scott and Neil Elliott. Recorded and mixed by Sam Grant at Blank Studios

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Kylver Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK

KYLVER (Pronounced: Kil-ver) is a four piece progressive heavy rock/metal band coming out of Newcastle upon Tyne. The band is made up of a bunch of mates that have a genuine love for music with a want to create something that is both interesting and challenging to play. ... more

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