Results for "Actis Band"
by AAJ Italy Staff
Tra i primi in Italia a scardinare generi e incrociare stili, Actis Dato, con qualunque formazione si esibisca e in qualunque situazione operi - la dimensione live dei concerti piuttosto che lo studio di registrazione - imbandisce sempre un banchetto musicale dal quale non mancano mai ironia, sberleffo, energia, divertimento, goliardia. Senza dimenticare una solida e ...
by Jerry D'Souza
Sax and clarinetist Carlo Actis Dato has shown an uncanny ability to keep his ear to the ground and pick up the music of the several countries to which he has traveled. His music is happy, gentle, edgy and energetic; evocative of the land that inspired them. He also has the knack for writing memorable melodies ...
by Glenn Astarita
In addition to numerous solo gigs with various bands, Italian multi-reedist Carlo Actis Dato has been fronting this wily jazz-rock quintet for several years. And regardless of format, group size or style within the jazz idiom, his penchant for bravado and humor is unswerving. The band's in-your-face line of attack heralds a multifaceted approach to jazz-rock ...
By Actis Band
Label: Splasc(H) Records
Disc 1: Takayama Rap; Nefertari; Dulcinea; East Mambo; Los Tiburones; Dead Chicken for Breakfast
Disc 2: Viva Zapata; Vulcano Boro; Nairobi Night; Rojo; Son para el Che; Porci Padani; Polpi d'Otranto
by Jerry D'Souza
Actis Band On Tour" Live 2004 Splasc(H) Records 2005 The name is Actis Dato. Carlo Actis Dato. And it belongs to one of the most interesting musicians on the scene today. The scene is jazz, but as seen and innovated by Actis Dato the boundaries go beyond the norm. That ...