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Eskaton

Eskaton
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France
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Eskaton took Magma Köhntarkösz influences, mixed in prog, lots of electronics and increasingly elements of "punky" cold wave. This unique concoction, fronted by two female vocalists, made for a distinctive sound that has remained fresh and vital.
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Various Artists — Enneade Various Artists — Enneade
(Musea FGBG 4005 AR, 1987/1990, CD)
Eskaton — I Care Eskaton — I Care
(, 1985, LP)
Eskaton — Fiction Eskaton — Fiction
(Soleil Zeuhl 13, 1983/2005, CD)
Eskaton — Ardeur Eskaton — Ardeur
(Soleil Zeuhl 10, 1980/2003, CD)
Eskaton — 4 Visions Eskaton — 4 Visions
(Soleil Zeuhl 39, 1979/2013, LP)
Eskaton — 4 Visions (Expanded) Eskaton — 4 Visions (Expanded)
(Soleil Zeuhl 23, 1979/2010, CD)

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