Cat. No.: AMSLP09
4.La mente vola
Nothing much to say about this one, “Alphataurus”, by sure one of the ten best Italian prog records of all times.
“Alpahataurus” is a masterpiece, so well crafted and played that it seems impossible that it has been made by a group of unknowns. The singer Bavaro has a very original voice, keyboard player Pietro Pellegrini plays with competence and no self-indulgence, the guitar-playing of Guido Wasserman is well cared and the rhythm section of Oliva and Santandrea creates a powerful background.
The album includes five long compositions of which “Peccato d’orgoglio” and “La mente vola” are the best, the latter featuring a nice moog intro and a stunning vibes solo.
LP reissue in triple gatefold sleeve as the original album; the sound has been directly taken from the master tapes.
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