Rasvan Aoki – When you’re asleep

In this October 2017, Rasvan Aoki released a second single titled "when you're asleep". Unlike the song "Rindu", this song packed with quite minimalist.
The string quartet instrument accompanies the strains of Rasvan’s guitar and Aoki’s vocal.
Being in a relationship, It’s not always about happiness. Sometimes you can only know that you’re in love when you’re in sorrow. This songs reminds you about being honest to yourself in the days you’re lonely. The moment you began to love somebody and realize, you are ready to welcome the pain of love for ages.
Aoki writes the lyrics while Rasvan jamming a sad tunes with his guitar in rainy days. It might be personal things going on, but it happens to everyone. It might be best friends, boyfriend or your wife, and it can be a loved one from your family. The lyrics contains honesty feelings of loving someone better than discribing about love itself. And that we know, we can remember the joy full in sadness feelings.

“Rindu” video clip

On the side line soft he business to complete the material of their first album, Rasvan Aoki took the time to release a video clip of their first single, ‘Rindu’. This jazz reggae duo is also nothalf-hearted, the scenes was teken from 2 different countries, namely Indonesia and Thailand. The plotit self tell soft wo figures separated by distance and time, according to the lyrics. “It tells the story of two people who were brought together in Thailand’s White Elephant Country, knowing each other and creating mutual moments. But to bequitesatisfied with just remembering because then they are a part distance and time while hoping someday meet again, ”

Despite in volving twoc ountries, Rasvan Aoki packs their video clip with quite minimalist. Starting from the talent,to the team behind the scenes are someof their friends during college, some of the video in Thailand and bromo mountain was taken by aoki it self, and the other scenes were shoot by their own fellas, such as Tian Base Wienjaya, Yoga Primanata, Dibba Nugroho, and Yoyo who helped took the scenes. For editing entrusted to Iyung, afigure who also worked on Heavy Monster’s ‘GotNoJob’ clip. While the talent is filled by Aoki with Uncle Twis. Thailand’s own electionisals on otintentional, because previously Aoki and twis had the opportunity to stayed inThailand with collective Waft-Lab that invited by Wonderfruit Festival on 16-19 February 2016.

Now their video clip canal ready be play directly through the account of official Rasvanaoki Youtube channel. Before uploaded to Youtube, Rasvan Aoki also had time to do screening on ”independent creativity” event at Colors Radio (28/7). At the screening they also had time to talk about the plan aheds, where their first album was being prepared with more diverse musical colors.

Aku dan Lagu Rindu karya Rasvan Aoki

Keinginan untuk bertemu adalah sebuah gejala, di mana waktu telah lewat dan memisahkan dua insan yang tak ingin berpisah.
Pagi ini libur kuliah. Aku luang. Aku rebah di sofa sambil mendengarkan musik. Dan aku baru ingat kemarin bahwa aku ingin mendengarkan lagu Rasvan Aoki yang direkomendasikan kawanku sebab dua alasan: pertama, ia adalah grub musik kawan dekatnya. Kedua, ia akan mengadakan katanya konser mini di Malang. Namun entah kapan. Continue reading “Aku dan Lagu Rindu karya Rasvan Aoki”

Rilis single perdana “Rindu”

RASVAN AOKI merilis single perdana yang berjudul “Rindu” lagu ini juga terpilih menjadi salah satu lagu yang dimasukkan ke dalam kompilasi “Outtatime” yang dirilis oleh salah satu media online Surabaya yang sangat aktif di jalur undergroundRONASCENT”, bersama dengan karya-karya lain dari musisi independent Surabaya seperti HEAVY MONSTER, FRAUD, KLEPTO OPERA, HAWK, AMPUN WOMAN dan masih banyak lagi lainnya.

Proses penggarapan lagu “Rindu” direkam di L-One studios dengan format full band dan di bantu oleh kawan-kawan musisi, Wagiman Su (trumpet, tenor saxophone), Putri Bumi  (piano/keyboard), Dika (bass), Mas Irhan HEAVY MONSTER (gitar), Adi (alto saxophone), Pak Lulu Ghozali (trombone), Hatta Arisatya (drum), Bayu Gilang R (tenor saxophone), dan proses pembuatan lirik di bantu oleh Mas Harmawansyah vokalis dari HEAVY MONSTER.

Lagu “Rindu” menggambarkan kejujuran akan rasa yang dimiliki  manusia tentang mencintai sesuatu.  Karena terkadang sepi dalam menunggu memiliki kenikmatan tersendiri. Hingga  kita dapat mengartikan cinta. Lagu ini juga masuk dalam materi album RASVAN AOKI yang rencananya akan di rilis di pertengahan tahun 2017.

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