This is my improvisation on soprano saxophone on unknown African music I found online. I will be starting new Improvisation sessions on Mondays. This is the first. I will be selecting musics from around the world that I like, and improvising on them. My goal is to draft an ebook explaining the improvisation process for […]
Full Attack Band’s official album release will be on December 10t, 2015. The album is called “1001”, and contains collaborations and influences from all over the world. Full Attack Band, previously known as Alejandro Toledo and the Magic Tombolinos, has been around since 2008. Through this project I have had the opportunity to collaborate with […]
Below some photos of the end of our summer season in London. I am now working with Fedzilla in new pieces, saxophone loops, exploring rhythms, that sort of thing. We will keep you updated. Love you all. Pic by Luca Baroncini : http://www.lucabaroncini.it/fotografia/ + Radio Tandem: https://www.facebook.com/RadioTandem?fref=ts and Carolina Nikotian.
On July 18th we will be celebrating the pre-launch of our new album title “1001”. This will take place at Hootananny (Brixton, south London). This is a suitable venue for showcasing our album release. It will be a great party. Come along: Hootananny Brixton – 95 Effra Road, Brixton, SW2 1DF, London, United Kingdom Price: FREE before […]
One of the fun elements in today’s technological landscape is the possibility of being able to interact immediately with things outside one’s own geographical, cultural, social circles. Here is a product of of this: The idea of experimenting more with electronics in the music came from being exposed to certain bands who showed, with […]
So here we are, Full Attack Band’s second music video, and our second collaboration with London-based rapper and poet Fedzilla. The video also features Flamenco dancer Isabel Ponce. The track is called “Asi Se Va”, and is inspired by different minimal takes on Balkan, Latin, and Electronic music: We filmed this video at Passing Clouds, […]
This is my story of how I came to form what has often been branded a London-based “World Music” ensemble. Beyond categories and definitions, the following describes the story behind the music we make, where it comes from and how it got to where it is today. I grew up in Cordoba, Argentina, listening to […]
More than any other holiday, I love my birthday. This is the day where I celebrate myself. The one time a year where I allow myself this indulgence. So here I am, celebrating myself, still in bed, about to order a pizza, and watching the first season of South Park (the ‘Damien’ episode). This initial […]