Salut are an instrumental electronica and dream pop trio from the Derbyshire Dales. They have released three albums to date - "Tricolore", "Etch And Etch Deep", and "There Is No Elsewhere". Their fourth album will be released this year. It's entitled "The General", and is the band's score for Buster Keaton's 1926 comedy classic of the same name. The record has 23 tracks and is 80 minutes long.
You can buy a CD copy of "The General", or an LP or CD of Haiku Salut's first two albums here.
for Haiku Salut's debut album, "Tricolore":
Salut employ a miniature orchestra of loops, bloops, flutters,
and buzzes to create one of the dreamiest records of the year.”
"A strong sense of nuance and sensibility
of composition is very much alive in this trio, and this record
captures a truly creative—and still young—group
that’s bound to go places from here. The world of Tricolore
is a delightful one, and like any good album of its kind, it
captures a diverse, multi-colored musical journey."
and cheap electronics nestle alongside acoustic guitars and
horns, odd pairings of style abound but they work, creating
a fresh, summery whole" - The Guardian
"Spellbinding folktronica from the edge of the Peak District.
If Sigur Ros shared a cottage in Dovedale, they might just sound
as magical as this." - Uncut