Tag: RIO

PoiL – Sus [Dur et Doux 2019]

By Marcello Nardi May 3, 2019 0

Sus is a show of force, an aggressive mixture of weird elements that PoiL craft with masterful skill. They never juxtapose different styles for the sole purpose of creating explosive effects, while they want to create a narration, connecting distant elements, that might range from math rock, to folk, to extreme metal, showing a virtuoso playing together with a virtuoso writing

SKE – 1001 Autunni [Fading 2018]

By Marcello Nardi Nov 22, 2018 4

When Soft Machine unambiguously claimed there was ‘a music for the body and a music for the mind’ and they steered with no regret to the second, this resulted in being one of clearest statement a rock progressive musician could do. Ever since every progger knew which side to favor. This exploitation of the musical mind against the body shaking of the commercial music made the fortune of prog and it played a role in its decay. Even today, being linked to prog, or even being linked with the most orthodox and audacious wing of rock in opposition, sounds like a declaration… Continue reading

Steven Wilson, King Crimson, Yugen, Nik Bartsch

By Marcello Nardi Mar 31, 2016 0

Nella nuova newsletter Steven Wilson annuncia che sta già lavorando sul quinto album e su alcuni remixes. Spicca quello dei due album anni ’80 rimasti dei King Crimson; ritorna , quindi, a completare il lavoro dopo che Jakko Jakszyk si era occupato del remix di THRAK. I due remix potrebbero finire nel cofanettone di goodies che David Singleton ha annunciato qualche mese fa: questo dovrebbe racchiudere i due album non ancora remixati degli anni ’80 dei King Crimson. L’anno si dovrebbe completare con un nuovo live -video?- previsto per prima dell’inizio del tour, oltre al Live in Toronto appena uscito, nella collaca… Continue reading