Tales from the wind - special guest Mike Stern, Alain Caron, Bob Franceschini

by Paolo Patrignani

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Paolo Patrignani

Tales from The Wind

An electric guitarist whose inflamed rock blues liks combine funk-fusion grooves with a sophisticated electric jazz phrasing.

He joined the RockEstra label, for his new release “Tales from the wind ”. Included on the guest roster of this recording are: the Grammy nominated and Miles Davis Award winner, guitarist Mike Stern, bassist Alain Caron, saxophonists Bob Franceschini and many other great musicians.

Paolo’s stylistic musical chemistry is printed out on his album which include only original compositions inspired by the contamination between a wide variety of stylistic fields and musical colors as: rock, blues, jazz, funk, latin and ethnic sounds.


The wind is blowing gently over the waves, it moves the clouds along,
and carries with it the whisper of the rain and broad smile of the sun.
Also all the people and all of life come and go with the wind.
These songs too, I’ve heard on the wind.

Paolo Patrignani - Guitar
Mike Stern - Guitar
Alain Caron - Bass
Bob Franceschini - Tenor Sax
Leila Baholuri - Vocals
Fabio Di Cocco - Piano, Hammond & Synth
Fabrizio Foggia - Piano & Synth
Francesco De Rubeis - Drums
Gianni Polimeni - Drums
Fabio Pollastri - Drums
Max De Lucia - Drums
Andrea Romanazzo - Bass
Pierpaolo Ranieri - Bass
Andrea Avena - Upright Bass

All songs written by Paolo Patrignani, except “Don’t forget”,
by Fabio di Cocco, and “Quando vivono le favole”
by Paolo Patrignani and Fabrizio Foggia. Extra thanks to
Leila Bahlouri for her great support in composing the head of
“African Breath” and to Dario Colozza for his precious technical
Paolo Patrignani plays Framus guitars and amps.

A really big “THANK YOU” to Rosy, Jalis, Alain Pierre, Mike Stern,
Alain Caron, Bob Franceschini and all the musicians in my band.
Thanks also to Sheila, Germano Dantone, Beppe Andreetto,
Marco Ceci, all my students.
In memory of Dad and Mom, Charlie Banacos,
Giuseppe La Spina, Michele Cherubini, Simona Costanzi

All the rights reserved. Any unauthorized copying, taping, storage, re-recording, public performance or broadcasting in any manner is strictly prohibited.

A very big thanks to anyone
who buys a copy of this Cd!
...not a friend who burns it for you!


released February 21, 2016

RockEstra Produzioni Musicali, Bootleg Recording Studio, Ladybird Project

RECORDED in Rome at Bootleg Recording Studio and Power Music Studio sometime between the years 2007 to 2015; addictional piano recordings by Clive Simpson at Extrabeat Recording

MIX by Franco Patimo and Cristiano Sacchi at Bootleg Recording Studio

MASTERING by Fabio Ferri at Millenium Audio Recording

COVER PHOTO: I saw the photo on the Internet and thought it’s a nice
rappresentation for the title of my CD. Unfortunately we couldn’t find the author of this photo. I thank this unknow person and I’m at his/her disposal if he/she would like to conctact me. I’m also ready to make up a new cover project if necessary. Thanks man!

GRAPHICS : Alessia Bendia

PRODUCER: Cristiano Sacchi - Rockestra srl - www.bootlegrecordingstudio.com

MANAGEMENT: www.ladybirdproject.com www.paolopatrignani.com



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