Argo Vals (EE)
- Gozsdu Manó Klub (GMK)
Argo Vals is a composer and guitarist from Estonia. He has been recording music mainly by himself since 2006, composing for several diverse acts and groups, as well as for numerous TV shows and dance performances. Argo started experimenting and performing with live-electronics in 2007. His setup consists of electric guitar, drum machines, looper and effect pedals. The emerging architecture of sounds resembles at times post-rock, nordic jazz, math rock, minimal, ambient and idm. His debut album Tsihcier was released in 2012 and second album Nokturn in 2015. Both records were nominated by Estonian Music Awards as the Best Alternative/Indie albums of the year. Estonian Music Awards 2016 nominated Argo Vals as the Male Artist of the year.