- Pocket Symphony
- (180 Gram Vinyl, Colored Vinyl, White, 2PC)
- Artist: Air
- Format: LP
- Release Date: 6/16/2015
Limited double 180gm vinyl LP pressing. From the creators of the classic albums Moon Safari and Talkie Walkie, Air delivered a career masterpiece, their most seductive and accomplished work to date. Features guest vocals by Jarvis Cocker and Neil Hannon (The Divine Comedy). Air is a music duo from Versailles, France, consisting of Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoit Dunckel. Their form of electronic music was influenced by the synthesizer sounds of the 1970s such as Jean Michel Jarre, Vangelis, and Francis Lai. Other influences include psychedelic and progressive rock pioneers Pink Floyd; film composer Ennio Morricone; krautrockers Tangerine Dream and Kraftwerk; early pioneers of the eurodance electronica subgenre Space; Jean-Jacques Perrey and Claude Perraudin; French crooner Serge Gainsbourg and soft rock duo The Carpenters. Air use many of their studio instruments (like Moog synthesizers, the Korg MS-20, Wurlitzer and Vocoder) live on stage, where their ability to improvise is more clearly highlighted.