Header
Lucio Battisti - Il Nostro Caro Angelo CD (album) cover

IL NOSTRO CARO ANGELO

Lucio Battisti

 

Prog Related

3.68 | 19 ratings

From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Andrea Cortese
Special Collaborator
Honorary Collaborator
3 stars This album signed a turn in the Battisti's career. He started to use new musical structures, different from the usual song format as you can listen in the opener "La Collina Dei Ciliegi" (only apparently naif) which doesn't feature any chorus/refrain but many stops and go, changing of tempos plus addition of feminine vocals. Same goes for "Ma E' un Canto Brasilero" that opens with spoken words and then evolves in a rock rythm.

The title track is an absolute masterwork, in my humble opinion with those ermetic and obscure lyrics, memorable and solemn bass lines.

"La Canzone della Terra" is the most strange and experimental with rural percussions and lyrics based on typical words of a farmer. Then, at the half of the track the suprise: an injection of atmospheric keyboards (electronic strings).

"Allettanti Promesse" and "Questo Inferno Rosa" are very good, provoking and sophisticated.

In conlusion, this work is not at the level of the following "Anima Latina" but it is at the roots of that.

Andrea Cortese | 3/5 |

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Share this LUCIO BATTISTI review

>

Review related links

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | GeoIP Services by MaxMind | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — the ultimate jazz music virtual community | MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music virtual community


Server processing time: 0.02 seconds