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Argo Vals is a composer and guitarist from Estonia. His live setup consists of electric guitars, a drum machine, looper and effect pedals. The emerging unique architecture of sounds resembles at times post-rock, nordic jazz, Steve Reich, math rock and idm. He has been recording music mainly by himself since 2006, composing for several diverse acts and groups, as well as for numerous TV shows, dance performances and even for the formal “handshaking” reception at Anniversary of Estonian Republic in 2012.

Argo's debut album "Tsihcier" was released in 2012 and second album "Nokturn" in 2015. Both records were nominated by Estonian Music Awards as the Best Alternative/Indie album of the year. Estonian Music Awards 2016 nominated Argo Vals as the Male Artist of the year.
Vals has spoken of prog's baroque beauty, whilst recognizing the wisdom of staying within minimal forms (Far From Moscow)

Media:
The Moscow Times: http://www.themoscowtimes.com/arts_n_ideas/article/estonian-composer-begins-russian-tour/505082.html

Far From Moscow: http://www.farfrommoscow.com/articles/argo-vals-oxymoron-tartu-estonia-ffm5.html

Argo Vals is a composer and guitarist from Estonia. His live setup consists of electric guitars, a drum machine, looper and effect pedals. The emerging unique architecture of sounds resembles at times post-rock, nordic jazz, Steve Reich, math rock and idm. He has been recording music mainly by himself since 2006, composing for several diverse acts and groups, as well as for numerous TV shows, dance performances and even for the formal “handshaking” reception at Anniversary of Estonian Republic in 2012.

Argo's debut album "Tsihcier" was released in 2012 and second album "Nokturn" in 2015. Both records were nominated by Estonian Music Award...

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Past Gigs Argo Vals solo

  • 02 | 2017 Darmstadt "Gute Stube": Argo Vals / HoffART-Theater
  • 02 | 2017 Berlin Argo Vals at Badehaus
  • 02 | 2017 Warsaw Too Many Fireworks presents: Argo Vals // Klubojadalnia Eufemia
  • 02 | 2017 Riga Argo Vals @ Omas briljanta istaba

Discography Argo Vals solo

  • 2015 Nokturn Album | Self-released
  • 2012 Tsihcier Album | Eesti Pops

Media

  • Video Argo Vals - Uni / Album "No...
  • Video Argo Vals - Uni II (Recmore...
  • Video Argo Vals - Sine ("ТВой веч...

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  • Tallinn EE

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  • 2006