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Zoran Madzirov: Roots on a Roof

Read "Roots on a Roof" reviewed by Nenad Georgievski

Zoran Madzirov is truly one of the mavericks of Macedonian music--a superb and innovative musician, who has distilled a variety of influences from various styles and sounds into something that is uniquely his own. The fire, sensitivity and imagination that drive him seem to make him some sort of a Jimi Hendrix on the bottlephone. The music on Roots on a Roof easily falls into the category of memorable music, with a unique atmosphere and wonderful chemistry that makes it ...

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Zoran Madzirov / Aleksandar Spasoski: Bottling Jazzy

Read "Bottling Jazzy" reviewed by Nenad Georgievski

The music that Aleksandar Spasoski and Zoran Madzirov have created here clearly transcends familiar boundaries. It's evident from their background that the two players have nothing in common musically, besides mutual admiration and respect, except maybe a desire to explore musical avenues that rarely have been explored before. Spasoski, a multimedia artist, producer and designer, has been active in both in various fields of visual arts and music-making (including music for arts installations, commercials), while Madzirov is a jazz veteran ...


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