Apocalypso by Raoul Bjorkenheim, BandCamp, 2001 on #neuguitars #blog

Dear friends Covid-19 is dangerously impacting the social-economic category of musicians. No concerts, poor political and social consideration, uncertain earnings. As a consequence, an ever-growing number of musicians, especially those from the experimental area, are trying to promote their music on BandCamp in digital format only. It is increasingly difficult for me to follow and…

Talking About Records: Various authors, I Never Meta Guitar, 2010, Clean Feed GFC 005 CD) on Youtube Neuguitars Channel

First volume of a series of cd dedicated to avangarde guitar solos, edited by Elliott Sharp for the indipendent Portuguese label Clean Feed in 2010. Music played by Mary Halvorson, Jeff Parker, Henry Kaiser, ,Jean-François Pauvros, Janet Feder, Raoul Björkenheim, Noël Akchoté, Nels Cline, Brandon Ross, ,Mike Cooper, Michael Gregory, Scott Fields, Kazuhisa Uchihashi, Mick…

Viaggi cosmici, venti solari, chitarre trascendenti e ricordi di John Coltrane. Solar Winds, il nuovo disco di Raoul Björkenheim, Long Song Records, 2020 su #neuguitars #blog

https://longsongrecords.bandcamp.com/album/solar-winds http://raoulbjorkenheim.com/ http://www.longsongrecords.com/ La vita , come la musica, è una cosa curiosa. Fai un incontro, te ne dimentichi. Dopo qualche anno rivedi quella persona e non te ne ricordi. Coincidenze. Casualità. Ma quando i sentieri si incrociano per una terza, quarta, quinta volta….il caso non c’entra, o era premeditato o era destino. Scegliete voi….

Cosmic journeys, solar winds, transcendent guitars and memories of John Coltrane. Solar Winds, Raoul Björkenheim’s new album on Long Song Records, 2020 on #neuguitars #blog

https://longsongrecords.bandcamp.com/album/solar-winds http://raoulbjorkenheim.com/ http://www.longsongrecords.com/ Life, like music, is a curious thing. Have a meeting, you forget it. After a few years you see that person again and you don’t remember. Coincidences. Randomness. But when the paths cross for a third, fourth, fifth time …. chance has nothing to do with it, either it was premeditated or…

Ambient 4: Isolationism. Oscure chitarre, angoscia e gelo in una musica ancora attuale su #neuguitars #blog

Nel gennaio del 1995 il critico musicale inglese Simon Reynolds pubblicò su ArtForum un articolo intitolato “ISOLATIONISM, genre survey/thinkpiece”. http://reynoldsretro.blogspot.com/2007/11/isolationism-genre-surveythinkpiece.html In questo articolo Reynolds indagava all’interno di un nuovo sotto genere musicale coniato dal critico Kevin Martin, definito come Isolazionismo. Con questo termine si cercava di dare una connotazione a una vasta rete di rifugiati…

Ambient 4: Isolationism. Dark guitars, anguish and frost in a still alive music genre on #neuguitars #blog

In January 1995 the English music critic Simon Reynolds published on ArtForum an article entitled “ISOLATIONISM, genre survey/thinkpiece”. http://reynoldsretro.blogspot.com/2007/11/isolationism-genre-surveythinkpiece.html In this article Reynolds investigated a new musical sub-genre coined by the critic Kevin Martin, defined as Isolationism. With this term they tried to give a connotation to a vast network of refugees, disenchanted by rock…

#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…