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Ruth

biography

At the beginning of the 80’s, the experimental musician from Paris Thierry Müller, known under the Ilitch stage name, decides to launch a new dance project called Ruth. The result is a conceptual experimental new wave album entitled Polaroïd/Roman/Photo, released in 1985. It was a commercial failure and Thierry Müller gave up that project to begin new recordings with Ilitch and Crash.
During the years 2000, Polaroïd/Roman/Photo is rediscovered and praised. The title-track appeared on several compilations and the album was republished in CD and Deluxe LP format in 2010 to celebrate its 25th birthday (Pitchfork - 8.2, NME - 8/10, Vice - 9/10).

Moved by Mushy’s voice and musical universe, in 2009, Thierry Müller contacted the Italian artist to talk about a possible collaboration. The story began in November in a studio in Rome. The musical atmosphere and colour of the first sessions and editing brought back Müller to Ruth’s roots. Far From Paradise is the result of this partnership.

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