Dann 'the djentle giant'
Thousand thumbs up! What a jazz metal/prog album... Damn it's good. This guy is talented and he knows what to do with his instruments : pushing their limits!!!
Favorite track: It's Biodigital Jazz, man.
Written, Produced and Recorded by Alejandro Licano
Mixed and Mastered by Jonathan Carpenter
Drum Programming by Alejandro Licano
Drum Sequencing and Resampling by Jonathan Carpenter
Guitars ReAmped by Jonathan Carpenter
All Performances by
Alejandro Licano, Tomáš Raclavský (Modern Day Babylon), Spencer Barnett (Under the Combine), Jonathan Carpenter (ex- The Contortionist), Paul Ozz (Paul Ozz), Mark Hawkins (Devolved/Robots Pulling Levers), Chris Catharsis (SoulCycle), Aldi Ojeda (Jazz Cuyabeno), Alfonso Fullbore Williams (Harmonikk Abyss), Chris Aldridge (National Headcase), Mathias Ulrick (Mathias Ulrick), Allen Patrick (ex Mental Floss), Nikhil Singh (Shavasva), Madison Jones (Parallax), Eric Webber, Josh Norris (ex-Ride To Ruin), Keigo Yoshida (The Blue Prison), Andrey Sazonov (Amogh Symphony/Halcyan),
This E.P. is dedicated to: my mother and father,
Everyone fighting a battle against cancer,
To the life of Chucho Benitez,
Oswaldo Guayasamín's masterwork "The Chapel of Man",
And to all the people affected by ecological disasters such as Lago Agrio and around the world.
In memoriam of Shane Gibson (stOrk) who passed APRIL 15, 2014
before finishing his contribution to this album.
Thank you Shane. We love you.
BIOGRAPHY: Crossing the Rubicon is textural and
deep in its sonic sphere. Always tip-toeing on the edge of fantasy and surrealism, the creative source is always journey-like. There are conceptual ideas and a vision that kind of melded together inside the body of a progressive-metal sound....more