About bats on Wikipedia: ”The sound is produced using tightly-strapped thin vocal cords. By sending out hard tense sound waves, more than 20,000 oscillations per second… ”
Joel Andersson treats his instrument as quickly and with the same precision as a bat. There is a considerable pressure in the reeds. Another master to compare with is Filip Jers. Maybe an apprentice to him I thought at the first glance of the album, he also lives in the same town that Jers comes from, Höör. After listening, however, I ask myself the question who really taught who before this excellent harmonica production.
On the cover, Joel Andersson sits at a table with a Guinness and nine harmonics which basically all look the same. One way to vary an album with only harmonica would be to do as the Finnish colleagues in Sväng, with a very large variety