#Recensione di Royal Winter Music di Otto Tolonen, Alba Records, 2015 su #neuguitars #blog

Recensione di Royal Winter Music di Otto Tolonen, Alba Records, 2015 http://www.alba.fi/en/shop/products/5210 http://www.ottotolonen.net/ Che cos’è la “Royal Winter Music” di Henze per un chitarrista? Una pietra di paragone? Un traguardo? Una chimera? Uno sforzo mentale e mnemonico? Di sicuro è un capolavoro. Una gemma nella lettura chitarristica contemporanea. Il frutto combinato degli sforzi di due…

#Review by Otto Tolonen’s Retratos, Alba Records, 2018 on #neuguitars #blog

Review by Otto Tolonen’s Retratos, Alba Records, 2018 http://www.alba.fi/en/shop/products/5322 http://www.ottotolonen.net/ Fantastic. Exciting album. A sophisticated, elegant combination of music, talent, expression and creativity. What’s striking about this record? Exceptional listening quality. It seems incredible. In this era of spootify, flat recordings, brilliantly inexpressive and without any subtlety for refined listening Alba Records makes a small…

John Cage’s 4’33” on Mute Records

Mute Records announced a new box that STUMM433 will feature a huge array – over 50 – of Mute artists including Depeche Mode, Yann Tiersen, Liars, Silicon Teens, Irmin Schmidt and many more, all presenting their own interpretation of one piece of music: John Cage’s game-changing composition, 4’33”. http://mute.com/stumm-433 It’s not the first time. This…

#Recensione di Retratos di Otto Tolonen, Alba Records, 2018 su #neuguitars #blog

Recensione di Retratos di Otto Tolonen, Alba Records, 2018 http://www.alba.fi/en/shop/products/5322 http://www.ottotolonen.net/ Fantastico. Disco davvero entusiasmante. Una sofisticata, elegante combinazione di musiche, talento, espressione e creatività. Cosa colpisce di questo disco? Una qualità di ascolto eccezionale. Sembra incredibile. In quest’epoca di spootify, di registrazioni piatte, brillantemente inespressive e prive di ogni sottigliezza per l’ascolto raffinato Alba…

GuitarS Speak #podcast January 20 2019 on #neuguitars #blog

https://www.podomatic.com/podcasts/guitarsspeak/episodes/2019-01-25T14_27_04-08_00 “Coming up next on KOWS Community Radio, it’s “GuitarS Speak” with me, Andrea Aguzzi, presenting an hour of unique and exploratory guitar music. Stay tuned for the unusual sounds. It’s time for GuitarS Speak!” https://podomatic.com/embed/html5/episode/9000059?autoplay=false The PLAYLIST! GuitarS Speak was on air on KOWC Community Radio January 20 2019. 1) Gabriele Zanetti plays “The…

#Review of Sings by Manuel Mota, Headlights, 2009 on #neuguitars #blog

Review of Sings by Manuel Mota, Headlights, 2009 https://manuelmota.bandcamp.com/album/sings http://headlightsrecordings.blogspot.com/2009/07/manuel-mota-sings-cdh11-2009.html Seminal, isolationist, rarefied … it’s easy and difficult to find a definition for the music of this record played by the Portuguese guitarist Manuel Mota. Considered to be one of the most promising heirs of the great Derek Bailey, Mota is a brilliant and creative…

Eraldo Bernocchi @ A’mas May 2018 on #neuguitars #blog

A’mas is a music event focused on live electronic music improvisation, visual art and collaboration for like-minded people to join together, explore and experiment a collaborative sonic journey. We are a large community of musicians, sound engineers and general audio and audio visual enthusiasts which value knowledge exchange and collaboration in music production and we…

#Review of Like a Fire That Consumes All Before It, RareNoiseRecords, 2018 on #neuguitars #blog

Review of Like a Fire That Consumes All Before It, RareNoiseRecords, 2018 http://www.eraldobernocchi.com/ https://www.rarenoiserecords.com/jukebox/bernocchi/laftcabi-small/ https://eraldobernocchi.bandcamp.com/album/like-a-fire-that-consumes-all-before-it https://www.rarenoiserecords.com/eraldo-bernocchi 01 – Meet me where you know 02 – To make things float 03 – From a distance 04 – White 05 – The silver laugh 06 -A child and a pencil 07 – The gold house 08 –…