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Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Electric Rendezvous – Al Di Meola on AllMusic – – Al di Meola’s fifth of seven fusion . Electric Rendezvous is a music studio album recording by AL DI MEOLA (Jazz Rock/Fusion/Progressive Rock) released in on cd, lp / vinyl and/or cassette. Actually the early 80’s seemed to be a continuation of a very successful creative, critically and commercially successful run for Al DiMeola. His first album of the.

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This has always been one of my favorite Al Di Meola albums. You must be a forum member to post a review, please register here if you are not. The interlude part with percussion work is really interesting. If you like di Meola’s earlier, hard-driving fusion work, you’ll love the first three songs. After his ambitious double album, Splendido Hoteland live album Friday Night in San Francisco the fusion wizard strips back his cast, song length and compositional scope for the more straight forward Electric Rendezvous.

Black Cat Shuffle 3: It is for sure Di Meola is in search on his future direction here. Throw in the obligatory di Meola tango Ritmo de le Noche and acoustic pieces Somalia and Jewel Inside a Dreamand you have a lot of very listenable songs that nonetheless take few chances and certainly would be difficult to classify as progressive.

Lewis on congas and Gadd on drums really flectric back the Elegant Gypsy magic they once created In fact album sounds more as collection of few different styles.


The rest of the elecyric contains great combination of acoustic guitar and keyboard. If you prefer his more mellow later work, this might be too heavy. And he did no wrong at all as this song is composed wonderfully with high energy and upbeat tempo.

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Even Anthony Jackson plays the game with style and velocity. Electric Rendezvous – Al goes renvezvous rock!!! The organ solo during interlude is really stunning.

Passion, Grace And Fire 5: The title track is also quite memorable–once the guys move into the central groove of the song, they are absolutely unstoppable, and it’s awesome to behold, with a few cool time signature and tempo changes to boot.

By he’d been playing with mo Latest members reviews Di Meola returns to a smaller format. This song is like a break as the composition seems very straightforward and accessible to different ears, I think. Smooth and fast, like a torrential rainstorm of talent. The rhythm electrid is so tight, it will make one cringe with delighted respect.

Jewel Inside A Dream 4: Peace on earth and mercy mild – GW. Participated musicians are still all stars incl.

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This is so goodits absurd! All the instruments are very well played, and even if this is guitar dominated music it has a full band sound and feeling much like his early albums. Side One – 5 Stars 1. Some of them are perfect, some just average. God-Bird-Change – Mingo Lewis composition electrif fiery guitar This concluding track begins with an acoustic guitar work combined beautifully with keyboard in an ambient opening. This album is real transition one. The second side is certainly a letdown compared to what came before.


But only in part. This time, the duet is between Al and Paco on their acoustic guitar and their sounds were recorded at different channels of your stereo set. It feels like his heart is once again in it. A faint serenity begins to grow in stature, very much like classic Ponty, evolving into a series of detours, veers and contrasts. After some excellent electric fusion albums and one not very successful “Splendido Hotel” trying to change things, Al Di Meola returned back to his roots. Al di Meola – Electric Rendezvous: Results cached 12h Items ordered by ending time Showing all rendzevous items.

The song’s beat is relatively stable with minimum tempo or style changes.

AL DI MEOLA — Electric Rendezvous (review)

It’s a wonderful duet of two guitar heroes in a great composition. My reason is simple: All songs are not too much connected between each other. As other reviewers have noted, these are the highlights, and they also redezvous the A side.