(CD DVD) Hailing from Tashkent, Uzbekistan (hence the name: From UZ), From.Uz is a 5 piece instrumental band that creates a high-energy blend of complex Progressive Rock, Jazz Fusion, and Metal, along with healthy doses of Classical and European influences. From.Uz was officially introduced to the world through the compositions that they debuted in April 2005 at the Youth Theater of Uzbekistan, in Tashkent. This incredibly energetic and expressive live performance, which forms the basis for the band's debut CD/DVD, Audio Diplomacy, is testimony to the intense musical statement that is From.Uz. In fact, even prior to the official release of their debut, the band was invited to perform at the March 2007 edition of the internationally renowned Baja Prog Festival in Mexicali, Mexico.
How many bands debut with a concert DVD? How many bands package a CD with a full blown DVD? Well, 10T Records believes enough in this hot prog/fusion band from Uzbekistan to do just that.You never know where great music is going to pop up, but most fans would probably not expect a prog fusion band of this calibre would come from Tashkent, Uzbekistan, but such is the case with Fromuz, a name derived from their point of origin (From UZ).This is the debut from this instrumental Uzbek quartet, recorded and film..
This CD is for those of you who prefer instrumental works to vocals. Fromuz's music is fusion at its best. People who are into progressive rock or melodic rock might not like it as much, but if you like Ponty's "Imaginary Voyage" or the Liquid Tension" CD's you will like this band.The music is original and put together well and as the band states on the cover, they combine elements ranging from jazz to electronic music. Technically, the band members are excellent and in par with most of the well known virtu..