A Tribute to Leif Christensen, thirty years after on #neuguitars #blog

A Tribute to Leif Christensen, thirty years after. Who was Leif Christensen? Leif Christensen (1950-1988) born in Arhus, Denmark, studied the theory and history of music at Arhus University (1972), followed by guitar studies at the Royal Academy of Music in Arhus. After graduating in 1977, he completed his studies with Konrad Ragossnig at the…

Steve Reich’s contemporary guitar music on #neuguitar #blog

Stephen Michael Reich (born October 3, 1936) is an American composer who, along with La Monte Young, Terry Riley, and Philip Glass, pioneered minimal music in the mid to late 1960s. Reich’s style of composition influenced many composers and groups. His innovations include using tape loops to create phasing patterns (for example, his early compositions It’s…

#Recensione di Doors of Perception di Raoul Bjorkenheim – eCsTaSy, Cuneiform Records, 2017 su #neuguitars #blog

Recensione di Doors of Perception di Raoul Bjorkenheim – eCsTaSy, Cuneiform Records, 2017 https://cuneiformrecords.bandcamp.com/album/doors-of-perception Posso dirlo, da appassionato di dischi di vinile? Che copertina fantastica! Questo disco ha una di quelle copertine vecchio stile, di quelle che sarebbe davvero bello vedere in un’edizione a 33 giri, un vero gioco dada di foto, un collage quasi…

Delusions and desires in No New York on #neuguitars #blog

Delusions and desires in No New York How it was to be New York in the late 70s and early 80s? A delirium. The city had become a real Gotham City, but without its beloved Batman to watch over and fight the crimes. Entire degraded, crumbling neighborhoods, territories of criminal gangs, drug dealing and in…