Ornette Coleman’s Body Meta, forty years later on #neuguitars #blog

Ornette Coleman’s Body Meta, forty years later “Body Meta is the first Prime Time band recording. The Dancing In Your Head release came from these sessions. The name Prime Time was given because every rehearsal was done in such a will it be or not be manner (because of the difficulty of schéduling everybody for…

#Reviews of Morning Haikus, Afternoon Ragas by Buck Curran, Obsolete Recordings, 2018 on #neuguitars #blog

Reviews of Morning Haikus, Afternoon Ragas by Buck Curran, Obsolete Recordings, 2018 https://obsoleterecordings.bandcamp.com/album/morning-haikus-afternoon-ragas Buck Curran returns with his acoustic guitars for a new album with the most intimate and delicate flavors. Let’s start with the title “Morning Haikus, Afternoon Ragas” which is already a declaration of intent, a clear reference to the mystical current of…

#Review of Robbie Basho – Live in Forlì- Italy 1982, Obsolete Recordings, 2017 on#neuguitars #blog

Review of Robbie Basho – Live in Forlì- Italy 1982, Obsolete Recordings, 2017 https://obsoleterecordings.bandcamp.com/album/robbie-basho-live-in-forl-italy-1982 I listened and listened to this record many times. It’s really exciting. Really. And for me it’s exciting under different points of view. I’m a fan of Robbie Basho. I arrived to his musicin a crossroads, after discovering John Fahey, and…

#Review of Kenji Oh – Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura · Josetsu Horikawa by Giacomo Fiore, Pinna Records, 2017 on #neuguitar #blog

Review of Kenji Oh – Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura · Josetsu Horikawa by Giacomo Fiore, Pinna Records, 2017 http://www.giacomofiore.com/projects/yoshitsune-senbon-zakura-%E2%80%A2-josetsu-horikawa http://www.pinnarecords.com/products/606358-kenji-oh-yoshitsune-senbon-zakurajosetsu-horikawa-giacomo-fiore-prepared-guitar A strange and curious meeting between different levels: the Japanese composer Kenji Oh and the Italian guitarist Giacomo Fiore, the traditional Japanese music and the Western prepared guitar, the Japanese conception of time and space and…

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…

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…

#Review of Aria Meccanica by Sergio Altamura, Candyrat Record, 2009 on #neuguitars #blog

https://www.candyrat.com/artists/sergioaltamura/ariameccanica/ https://sergioaltamura.bandcamp.com/   It seems that we have found an ideal games companion for Paolo Angeli. “Aria Meccanica” begins with an announcement, of those that we are usual to distractedly listen to in airports and stations, and that instead whether to point out the arrival or the departure of a convoy or an airplane speaks…

#Review of Now, And Then, ECM, 2017 Pablo Marquez and Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana on #neuguitars #blog

Review of Now, And Then, ECM, 2017 https://www.ecmrecords.com/catalogue/1504600188/now-and-then-orchestra-della-svizzera-italiana-dennis-russell-davies What a sound! What a sound! This is a record that must be bought and listened to only for the sound that it manages to create! The ECM is confirmed as one of the record companies more attentive to the value and quality of sound recorded, releasing…

Stradivarius 10 records for #guitar on #neuguitars #blog

http://www.stradivarius.it/ Founded in 1988, the Stradivarius has come to the attention of the international recording market as a label specialized in Renaissance-Baroque music recordings and contemporary repertoire. This polarity of the programmatic choices, in which are intersected each time rare recordings of considerable artistic value (for example the series “Un homme de concert” that officially sanctioned…

#Review of POPULISTA PRESENTS RAPHAEL ROGIŃSKI PLAYS HENRY PURCELL (FEAT OLGA MYSŁOWSKA & SEBSTIAN WITKOWSKI), Bolt, 2017 on #neuguitars #blog

Review of POPULISTA PRESENTS RAPHAEL ROGIŃSKI PLAYS HENRY PURCELL (FEAT OLGA MYSŁOWSKA & SEBSTIAN WITKOWSKI), Bolt, 2017 Polish guitarist Raphael Rogiński presents the singular ability to compel me every time to review my convictions regarding the way of interpreting music. It had already happened with his album dedicated to the great J.S. Bach in 2009 and…