Video: Naomi - Fujiyama (Live @ Privatclub Berlin)

This is a “live recording” from the song “Fujiyama” at the Privatclub in Berlin from the 26th of November 2011. “Fujiyama” is taken from the album “The Big Shapes”, the fifth Album from Naomi on Mole Listening Pearls. The song is an electro blues with elegiac Melodica and a downright symphonic final. On this album, the abundance of ideas, the songwriting, the attitude — everything has grown bigger, louder and sharper in the Naomi universe. Bernd Lechler and Nico Tobias still show the odd fit of incurable melancholy, but this time any world weariness comes clad in choruses that make you want to shout “Holy Kylie!”. The overall sound of the album reminds one of… well, nothing else, really. Massive backbeats carry scratchy guitar riffs, buzzing synths cut through gentle electric piano lines as the Berlin duo digs deep into the pop vocabulary of the past four decades. Reviewing their album “Aquarium”, Rolling Stone magazine described Naomi as “wondrous”. They still are…

Taken from the album: Naomi – The Big Shapes