"Hans Lundin: The Solo Years 1982 – 1989" limited 6-cd box (Tempus Fugit 2019)
KAIPA's mastermind Hans Lundin released three solo albums in the 80's. “Tales” in 1984, “Visions of Circles of Sounds” in 1985 and “Houses” in 1989. With a childlike sense of wonder he created his own musical landscapes switching back and forth between grand majestic beauty and tiny joyful playfulness. Mostly working on his own he sometimes also invited some old friends as guest musicians. You can hear former Kaipa members Roine Stolt, Max Åhman, Ingemar Bergman and Mats Löfgren. Ulf Wallander, Hasse Bruniusson and several more musicians can also be heard.
This limited 6-cd box includes Hans first two solo albums "Tales" and "Visions of Circles of Sounds" remixed 2018 with full lengnth versions of all the songs + Hans third solo album "Houses" remastered 2018.
Plus three bonus albums with previously unreleased material:
"The Veiled Seveneyed Dancer" (a previously unreleased album recorded 1986-1987)
“In Search of the Green Glass" (contains songs and demos recorded 1980–1984)
"Okänt Öde" (an album with Kaipa demos, vocal tracks with Swedish lyrics and instrumental songs recorded 1979-1984.
Release date: March 29th 2019
KAIPA: Children of the Sounds (Inside Out 2017) CD, Gatefold 2-LP + CD
The result is as colourful musically and lyrically as KAIPA devotees will expect from the band’s rich discography dating back to the debut opus released in 1975. Formed in 1973, KAIPA never shied away from experimentation, embracing fresh elements and sounds manifesting especially on the albums released in the 2000’s. ‘Children Of The Sounds‘ is no exception, the album burns with creative fervour and spirit most vividly displayed on the title track, the 17 minutes long “On The Edge Of New Horizons” or closing track “What’s Behind The Fields”. It embodies a powerful, positive energy and artistic brilliance that is irresistible and true to the genre’s very essence.
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the first KAIPA album originally released 1975 all five studio albums Kaipa recorded 1975-1982 have been remastered and re-released on CD. The three first albums also on LP.
KAIPA: Sattyg (Inside Out 2014) CD, Gatefold 2-LP + CD
The unique mix of Swedish folk music, rock and fusion with a tinge of medieval music has given the band a special place in many peoples heart all around the world. The magic sense of wonder that characterizes their latest albums has been taken to a new level with “Sattyg”. Unpredictable paths are discovered on this new expedition and as always they take you to explore new exciting horizons but at the same time the band returns to its roots to bring you familiar classic Kaipa music.
Kaipa: Vittjar (Inside Out 2012) CD, 2-LP + CD
"Vittjar" is Kaipa's 11th studio album and it continues the musical journey that explored new grounds with the highly acclaimed album "In the wake of evolution" 2010. The addition of the eminent guest-musicians Fredrik Lindqvist (recorders & whistles) and Elin Rubinsztein (violin) further underlines the folk influences in the music.