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Electronic: Synthpop Pop: with Electronic Production Moods: Mood: Upbeat Latin: Latin Pop Moods: Type: Vocal

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Silica Gel

Silica Gel is formed in 2001. Actually, Alberto Palazón, is the “alma mater” of the band, writer and producer of the songs in Silica Gel.

Based on existing material from their old bands, they release a first demo in 2001,winning critical acclaim in different media.

Looking for the sound close to Future Pop, this results in three demos from 2001 to 2003,with almost 30 tracks of resounding electronic textures.

In their compositions, they join EBM-style sound with melodic vocals,making SILICA GEL sound special and sophisticated.

In 2004,SILICA GEL signs with the North American record label A Different Drum, one of the most important ones in Synthpop worldwide.

With this label released two singles in 2005, “La Mitad” and “Nada es Eterno”, along with their first album “GENESIS”, being Nº 1 in sales in ADD for several months.

Since then, SILICA GEL has not stopped its activity, working in many remixes for other bands such as Distain, OBK, Dignity of Labour,Rename,Syrian,Babilonia,among others. SILICA GEL has also been on many electronic music compilations and have been remixed by some other bands.

Recently a Korean “cover” of the track “ Dime por qué” has been released by the producer Novan K and played by famous Korean actor Leemario.

In 2008 SILICA GEL release its new album EXODO, that becomes as successful as it predecessor.

APOPCALIPSIS, the thirth album of Silica gel was release in 2009. It was another successful with a very powerful sound, more closer to the synthpop that in earlier works.

Actually, Silica Gel, is working on their new release, "Lengua Mater".

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