mykonos flame

mykonos flame

BandFolkRock

Sounds you never thought to see mixed - This is Mykonos Flame

Biography

Kao Kazlauckas, also known as Kao Johnny, grandson of Eastern Europe immigrants, borned in Santos and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He grow up with MPB influences, from Mutantes, Caetano Veloso, Jorgen Ben to the irreverence of grassroots samba. As a teenager he was influenced by freak folk and the new weird america moviment.

At age of 26, while living in Amsterdam he discovered the ukulele, folk banjo and Eastern European music, which influence his music definetely. With so many inspirations, he decide to record at home a demo, produzed in Lisbon in the beginning of 2010, where he lived for a year. Back to Brazil in 2011 he decided to put into motion his solo project, forming with his friends the band Mykonos Flame.

Besides Kao Kazlauckas (vocal and ukulele), complete the troupe Daniel Schimidt (backing vocal, guitar, keyboard, banjo and xylophone), Daniel Falção (backing vocal and drums), André Falção (guitar), Danilo Moura (bass guitar and acoustic bass guitar) and Álvaro Bouzada (trumpet).

Discography

Mykonos Flame - Mykonos Flame (2012)
Blue train Ep - Mykonos Flame (2012)