All India Radio CD of the Month & Ioanna Gika Live on Echoes This Weekend
This weekend on Echoes the last Echoes CD of the Month of 2019 is Eternal by All India Radio. The Australian artist takes his love of Pink Floyd and space rock, updates it with new electronic sound designs, space guitar and a bit of DJ-scratching, and creates a futuristic nostalgia. Read John Diliberto’s review now.
Some weekend listeners will also hear electronic singer song-writer, Ioanna Gika play live. She used to be in a group called IO Echo, but she’s just released her solo debut Thalassa which means “Sea” in Greek. She was born in Washington DC, but her parents are Greek and she spent her early years in Greece and returned there later which is where she composed much of her album. She’s got a deep and powerful sound and you can hear it when she plays live.