Ummagma: Small Victories
posted on July 09, 2013
Band dynamics can be much like any other aspect of life – some things happen because you’ve extended your hand and someone has bothered to reach back out...
A Negative Narrative
posted on May 31, 2013
A review of Ummagma and Q&A session with Alexx & Shauna in photos...
The Splits with Finland’s Virta
posted on May 31, 2013
Entry from the "Year in the Life" series on the Ummagma/Virta Split EP, released by Italy’s Som Non-Label, and making music in a marginalized country....
Ummagma wins Alternative
posted on May 24, 2013
Ummagma have won the Alternative Eurovision on Amazing Radio, hosted by Dani Charlton, beating off some stiff competition from 21 countries to claim the victory for Ukraine...
A Year in the Life with Ummagma
posted on May 15, 2013
Ummagma has been chosen by Britain's Echoes and Dust blog for inclusion in "A Year in the Life" series, so they'll be following us around for a bit......
Choorpy Sounds Off on Ummagma
posted on April 15, 2013
Choorpy on Ummagma's space rock, his fantasies about Ummagma being the perfect soundtrack for Richard Branson's Virgin Spacefleet....
Ummagma: Echoes of the Future
posted on April 13, 2013
"Ummagma have rather caught our fancy over here at Echoes and Dust with their beautiful blend of Shoegaze and Dream Pop harking back to the glory days of 4AD. To...
Echoes & Dust on Antigravity
posted on April 11, 2013
There are elements of MBV, Mazzy Star, Cocteau Twins, even early 80s Bowie – Ummagma have found a sound that is truly their own and it demands repeated listening,...
File-O-Facts: Alexx of Ummagma
posted on March 11, 2013
"It’s magic when someone opens up during a concert, like giving birth to something fantastic"...
Ummagma in The VPME
posted on February 02, 2013
In his article “Songs To Learn And Sing – WTATDR, TUOR, Ummagma & Moxi”, Andy Von Pip sums up Ummagma’s trip....
Ummagma Hour on BlogTalk Radio
posted on January 12, 2013
BlogTalk Radio Interview with Diane Green...
Astounded by Sound double review
posted on January 07, 2013
Astounded by Sound offers a double whammy review of both our debut albums....
Sound of Fighting Cats: Ethereal
posted on December 12, 2012
To my knowledge, their first album was conceived in Moscow a long time. This album was conceived with new impulses and fresher air in Ukraine. Which, if I am not...
Ummagma on KA Radio Scotland
posted on December 04, 2012
An in-depth interview with Ummagma, featured on Scotland’s KA Radio with Cheryl Scott, exploring all kinds of goodness - soundtrack courtesy of our 2 debut albums....
Sound of Fighting Cats: Ummagma
posted on December 02, 2012
Ummagma is a very much talked about cooperation between Shauna McLarnon from Canada (Yukon province.... I did not know anyone lived there) and Alexx Kretov from Ukraine. They...
Pop Lifer on Ummagma & Dreampop
posted on November 20, 2012
What’s in a name? When it comes to music scenes, a great deal. In the eighties – while the UK charts were dominated by naggingly catchy, gaudy synth pop...
Indie Bands Blog on Ummagma
posted on September 10, 2012
Ethereal wisps of smoke drift past the ears passing in a haze and the head is set free on a journey of hypnosis. The duo use a mix of electronic and instrumentation to...
30 Bands Better than Oasis
posted on August 02, 2012
Scott Heaton says to get over Oasis & The Stone Roses, lists 30 bands with a "better sound": Ummagma’s “1+1=3” made the cut. ...
Forkster Rocks on Ummagma
posted on July 27, 2012
Ummagma is an extremely captivating band filled with brilliant music paths of emotions. I particularly love the positive energies it jam-packed my music core with. ...