Did you know: it’s International Crowdfunding Day, today?
An economically vital appraoch to modern creation, the approach has revolutionized the means for small business, individuals, and start-ups to generate funds, even in the face of an increasingly interconnected global Capitalist system. With that, we thought we’d take a look through the interwebs and find a project or two we can get behind. What we found was ‘Soviet Hippies,‘ something that looks perfect for that obscure, crate digger in your life.
An award-winning documentary film ‘Soviet Hippies’ takes viewers into the Soviet psychedelic underground and exposes the amazing legacy of the Soviet underground music. Back in those days, to get your music recorded would have to be nothing short of miraculous. Now, its soundtrack is being crowdfunded via Writer/Director Terje Toomistu Cece informative and interesting Indiegogo campaign for a beautiful colored vinyl illustrated with archival photos and more. The package also contains three fully unreleased tracks from Zhar-Ptitsa, Kapitalnyi Remont and Ornament!
In Terje’s own words:
1 Mahagon / Sen O Zemi (Peter Klapka)
2 Yuri Morozov / Hippie song (Yuri Morozov)
3 Ornament / Radio Luxembourg (Gunnar Graps / Jüri Kõrgema)
4 Lüürikud / Instrumentaal (Märt Kõrgema)
5 Olovyannye Soldatiki / Ty poila konya (Sergei Esenin/Andrei Gorin)
6 Zhar-Ptitsa / Yesli (Sergey Popov)
7 Suuk / Statistiline (Aleksander Müller/Johnny B. Isotamm)
8 Yuri Morozov – Cherry Garden of Jimi Hendrix (Yuri Morozov)
9 Kapitalnyi Remont / Belye Flagi (Vyacheslav Zorin)
10 Mess / Valged hommikud (Sven Grünberg/Katri Vala)
11 Väntorel / Julgus (Andres Talvik / Andres Talvik)