“Someone from the audience had a stuffed animal toy with a bell, and Kaido Kirikmäe decided that he could start off from that sound, so he basically recorded it, and went through a session without presets that was an experimental and refreshing delight for our ears” – “””””””””””””””””””””
Kaido Kirikmäe is a Estonian composer of experimental / electronic music and he began his musical activities in 1990.
He mostly creates organic soundscapes that is mainly built on loop structures and his music composition can be described as nature-centered balancing with unrefined sound image.
Kirikmäe presents his music with the help of acoustic / analogue instruments and loopers, creating newer and newer unique sound images which arise and disappear within few moments in real-time.
He has been performing in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Finland, Poland(Asymmetry festival), Germany, Switzerland, Hungary(Sziget festival), Romania, Iceland(Iceland Airwaves, Extreme Chill festival), UK and Chile.
Kirikmäe thirdest album “Rawberry Files” released in November 2017(“Rawberry X-Files on vinyl in September 2018) and was “Album of the Week” on Estonian Broadcast channel Radio 2.