guitarleaves Unearthing – Ashok

2Bringing you the best of undercover and lost music, guitarleaves Unearthing today focuses on Ashok. Before Florence and the Machine was formed with Isabella Machine, Florence Welch was part of the 7-piece band Ashok. Not much is known about Ashok – by pretty much anyone. Luckily though, after lots of tracking guitarleaves has managed to get an old promotional album of their album “Plans”. The music is unlike anything we were expecting: there are neither hauntingly beautiful chords nor harps, just strong rhythms and blues. It’s such a bizarre find but you’ll be pleased to know about it. Unfortunately Ashok no longer exists because of vocalist Florence’s decision to leave in order to pursue her own career. Take a listen to the song “Sunday” taken from it:

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