Roberto explains the thing in this way: "This project is a musical tribute to the Third Ear Band ; it is not a cover of their music (it would be impossible, unnecessary and ridiculous), but music closely related and inspired by their art.
In recent years I have worked with Chris Cuttler in a project of Plunderphonics (ie: to sample music of a group to create new songs very close to the original music but different) . I have collaborated on a CD publishing by Recommended Records UK, dedicated to the music of Art Bears ("The Art Box" double and quadruple with the original music of the group and plunderphonics. In the CDs there are also songs made by Jon Rose, Otomo Yoshide, John Oswald, The Residents, Fred Frith). With this technique I’d like to create my own personal tribute to the Third Ear Band and using samples from their cds, filtered with effects and with “cut and paste technique", I created some songs".
I have had the honour to listen to it and I think it's one of the best reworking of the Third Ear Band's ouvre...
"To absent friends, lost loves and old gods" (blog): http://robertomusci.tumblr.com/
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