Ummagma – Rotation

Ummagma are a  Canadian-Ukrainian duo comprised of Alexx Kretov and Shauna McLarnon, who met and an acoustic guitar concert in Moscow.  They have drawn comparisons with many of the forefathers of shoegaze that appear here.  There songs feature an assortment of styles from; dreampop, electronica, post-rock, post punk and shoegaze.  But the featured song, Rotation sounds like Elizabeth Fraser singing with Curve. Alexx plays all instruments and Shauna provides vocals.

They have seemed to keep an underground chic despite winning several music awards.

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