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quarta-feira, 29 de outubro de 2008

Mario Millo - Epic III (1979)

First solo outing by former frontman of Sebastian Hardie and Windchase.

Primarily a guitarist and singer, Millo plays in a style that to my ears is reminiscent of both Steve Howe and Andy Latimer. He sings in the same range as John Wetton, although his voice is much smoother and less affected. The music on this record is a mixture of Symphonic Prog, lite Fusion, Pop songs and a ballad or two.

In other words, it's not entirely a Prog record, but the other influences aren't unpleasant at all - he has a nice gift for hooks and all of the material is well-crafted and oozes professionalism.

The standout number is the 14 minute title track Epic III, which shows a clear Yes influence, and is a tour-de-force of Prog Rock stylings, featuring excellent guitar work, plenty of 70's keyboards goodness, twisting rhythms and beautiful harmonies.

This record won't blow anyone away, but it's a very worthwhile listening experience and a fine piece of work from one of Australia's top musicans.

Link by Léo, thanks a lot!!!

1. Epic III (14:18)
a) The journey
b) Valley of music
c) Musical passages
d) Spectrum of instruments
e) Wisdom teacher
f) Home coming
g) Captured Moments
h) Retrospect
2. Life in our Hands (4:30)
3. Mary's Theme (6:10)
4. Quest theme (6:09)
5. Harlequin and columbine (Waltz Theme)(5:29)
6. Castaway (2:40)
7. Sogno d'amore (Love in dream)(4:40)
8. Rebecca (4:23)

Pt 1.
Pt 2.

Um comentário:

Anônimo disse...

Hi
You are amongst the best in the world then I put there my wantlist :
HOT FLASH First attack 1977
VANCE : An epitaph for Mary
Jack HAMMOND : A fatal beauty 1981
INTRUSION : Passing without notice 1977
and others you find great in 70s symphonic prog
All thanks !
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