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ADHD Live at BIMHUIS Amsterdam

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ADHD is the band featuring the brothers Óskar and Ómar Guðjónsson. Óskar is also part of Malamutute, the band led by Jim Black that performed at the BIMHUIS last year. ADHD's organic improvisations lead towards a music that is simultaneously exciting and calming, backed by the trance-like rock beats of drummer Magnús Trygvason Eliassen. On top ...

Otis Sandsjo

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1. Aretha Franklin, Amazing Grace (Atlantic, 1972).
Ascoltare Aretha ti fa sentire a casa. R.I.P.

2. Skúli Sverrisson, Óskar Gudjónsson, The Box Tree (Mengi, 2012).
Perennemente sul tasto repeat durante la nascita di mia figlia qualche mese fa. Un suono di sax proveniente da un altro pianeta.

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ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEWS

Reykjavik Jazz Festival 2018

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Reykjavik Jazz Festival
Reykjavik, Iceland
September 5-9, 2018

Iceland has produced, and continues to produce, many outstanding artists--some of them world-famous, such as Björk, Múm, Sigur Rós, Ólafur Arnalds, Gus Gus, Emiliana Torrini, Of Monsters and Men--which is quite remarkable if one thinks that the country has less than 350,000 inhabitants. 130,000 ...

ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEWS

Reykjavik Jazz Festival 2018

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Reykjavik Jazz Festival
Reykjavik, Islanda
5-9.9.2018

L'Islanda ha prodotto, e produce, una grande quantità di artisti, alcuni dei quali molto conosciuti a livello internazionale come Björk, Múm, Sigur Ros, Ólafur Arnalds, Gus Gus, Emiliana Torrini, Of Monsters and Men... il che, a pensarci bene, ha dell'incredibile, se pensiamo che il ...

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Bray Jazz Festival 2018

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Bray Jazz Festival
Various Venues
jny:Bray, Ireland
May 4-6, 2018

From the hilltop vantage point the Irish Sea lies veiled under a blanket of thick mist. Greystones, five miles to the right, birthplace of the great Christy Doran, peeks out, seemingly floating above the misty clouds like a Roger ...

Massimiliano Milesi

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01. Ned Ferm -SpenT All The Money -(Stunt Records -2014).
Un progetto poetico e profondamente leggero, un felice incontro tra il jazz e il country.

02. Zeno de Rossi, Danilo Gallo -Midnight Lilacs -(Tannen Records -2011).
Nato dall'incontro di Zeno e Danilo con Chris Speed e Marc Ribot questo è un ...

I 10 Cd nel CD-Player di... Emanuele Maniscalco

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01. Massimiliano Milesi, Giacomo Papetti -Dimidiam (UR Rrecords -2015).
Basso e sax tenore. Mi piace questa formazione minima ma articolata, che per me trova il suo punto di riferimento attuale nel duo degli islandesi Óskar Guðjónsson e Skúli Sverisson. Max e Giacomo, che sono anche carissimi amici, mi conducono in parte verso quelle atmosfere, trascinandole ...