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Alberto Rigoni


Heavy Prog

3.91 | 20 ratings

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4 stars OVERLOADED is the fourth solo album of the Italian bass master ALBERTO RIGONI!Undoubtedly,the fans of TWINSPIRITS know that Alberto was an important part of this excellent prog metal band,and has 3 great albums released with this talented musicians!Our man is strongly building a solo career and managed to made some excellent solo albums where he can expose all his tremendeous talent and musical gift!OVERLOADED has all the ingredients to be called a complex and complete album!Starting with the nice digipack presentation and the inspired cover artwork,the excellent production,sound,aswell,this album is an ear candy for all good instrumental music lovers!We have some amazing prog metal songs here,with a fusion touch and some experimental bass sounds sometimes,and some tracks where Alberto is proving the high degree of musicianship attended,his great talent as composer too and his amazing vision about music!The sound of his bass is huge and the tracks without guitars are simply sensational!GLORY OF LIFE-the closing track is such a great compositions,with amazing arrangements and a killer bass sound!The 3 monster guitar players on the album-FABRIZIO BICIO LEO-the guitarist of Eros Ramazotti,SIMONE MULARONI from the mighty DGM band -in my opinion,the best Italian prog metal band tody and MARCO SFOGLI- monster guitarist of James la Brie solo albums,with 2 killer solo albums in pocket-well,all this 3 amazing guitarists are delivering some fabulous solos in the songs where they are invited and they prove what sensational musicians they are!The work of the drummer is impressive too and the keyboards arrangements are sublime!The music on OVERLOADED is very catchy,diverse and interesting-the fact that the album has only 40 minutes of music is making of it a very likeble and pleasant musical experience-for an all instrumental album-that's perfect!Try this experience and you won't be dissapointed-OVERLOADED is a strong album,made with burning passion for good music and performed by great ,devoted and accomplished musicians!Definitelly,a won bet for Alberto,that proves the fact that there's life after TWINSPIRITS ,and many things will still be told in music in the years to come!!4.5 stars for a great album!COMPLIMENTI and keep up the good wotk,bass magician!
Ovidiu | 4/5 |


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