Kostarev Group – «Kosmobob: Vegetarian» (CD-album)


Musical analogues: Frank Zappa, Henry Cow, National Health, King Crimson Projects, Matching Mole

Album genres: progressive rock, fusion, space rock

Written and arranged by Alexander Kostarev (1-8), Sergey Medvedev (3, 6, 8)

Record participants: Alexander Kostarev – guitar; Ekaterina Morozova – keyboard and pedal bass; Roman Bobrovsky – drums; Gennady Lavrentyev – tabla (2), violin (8); Yuri Lopukhin – flute, saxophone (8); Andrey Pankratov – drums (8), Nicolay Dobkin – bassoon (8)

Recorded in 2000 / Released in 2012

Catalogue number: AB-CD-09-2011-005

Barcode: 1977721673020

1 CD

Languages of the booklet: Russian, English

Publishing House: OOO “ArtBeat”, 127051, Moscow, Trubnaya st., 32, building 4

Sales Department: + 7.903.2090450
Classical music form, polyphonic texture, electronic area outrunning the time, competing in density and complexity with Ozric Tentacles, masterly guitar parts played in shred technique, metal-double-pedal drum base, notes of ancient India sounding is Sanskrit… all of these is album “Kosmobob: Vegetarian”.

Album review

The release of “Kosmobob: Vegetarian” was long and thorny but in the past years the album has become legendary and cult simultaneously. And now the details.
First, Alexander Kostarev is a virtuoso guitarist with his unique manner, an ideologist of art-prog-rock and experimental music, a creator of his own studio, a famous teacher of guitar mastery, he is well-known and respected both in our country and abroad. Second, his band “Kostarev Group” which celebrated...



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