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Shizo van de Sunflower’s ‘Simple Mind’ Vinyl Takes You Beyond Music



Simple Mind
There are artists who create, and then there are artists who transform. Shizo van de Sunflower, a versatile musician and producer from Europe, undoubtedly falls into the latter category. With his latest masterpiece, the ‘Simple Mind’ vinyl, he invites you to embark on a sonic exploration that transcends boundaries through electronic music.

‘Simple Mind’ is more than a collection of tunes, it’s a testament to the indomitable human spirit. As a matter of fact, Shizo van de Sunflower overcame depression and rediscovered his creativity thanks to this project. Indeed, metamorphosis via art creation is possible.

In 2018, Shizo found himself battling an emotional downturn, an issue he attributes to both professional challenges and a heart-wrenching breakup that had haunted him since 2012. These dark times left him feeling trapped and isolated, contemplating the meaning of his existence.

However, in the midst of despair, he stumbled upon an unexpected lifeline – the art of making music. The digital version of his new vinyl actually came out in 2020, check it out below.

Eventually, vinyl records have become Shizo’s refuge, a sanctuary where he can lose himself in its timeless melodies. This newfound connection breathed life back into his soul, sparking his imaginative resurgence.

The vinyl version of ‘Simple Mind’ features different tracks that reflect all his struggles and triumphs, with the standout piece “Wolken” serving as the first musical ray of hope during this transformative period. As a special bonus, this format includes an exclusive remix of it.

Shizo van de Sunflower vinyl
Moreover, his story doesn’t end with this record, for sure, it’s only the beginning. He has exciting plans for the future, with two remixes that promise to take his music in bold new directions.

Besides his upcoming productions, he’s also considering incorporating his jams into live sets, which could lead to even more thrilling developments in the year to come.

In conclusion, Shizo van de Sunflower’s personal chronicle is a reminder that even in the bleakest of moments, fresh perspectives can flourish, and music can be a guiding light. Just close your eyes and believe in the power of sounds as a form of medicine.

The ‘Simple Mind’ vinyl is available on eBay and Amazon.



By Erick Ycaza

Hi, my name is Erick Ycaza. I have a BA in Advertising & Graphic Design. This blog is to provide you with daily music news and share my personal style.