Style exercises: the “Steve Vai way”

Rock history is full of anecdotes, which sometimes result in the urban legend. One of these, absolutely true, relates the story of the audiotion of the guitarist Steve Vai for Frank Zappa. Zappa, in addition to asking the perfect execution of a number of his songs, he asked to go to change them, with clear indications about the changes of time and even mood. Steve Vai

2019-08-08T19:11:26+02:00March 27th, 2018|Categories: all, music, style exercises|Tags: , , , , |

Charles Peterson, grunge stories

Charles Peterson is known for having photographed, among other things, the Seattle music scene, mostly collaborating with the Sub Pop Records label, in the grunge's golden age. In his work there are two elements that I feel very close to my way of understanding the images: a certain "rawness" and the attention to the elements surrounding the artists, such as the public.

2019-08-08T19:11:44+02:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: all, music, photographers|Tags: , , , , , |