Alberto Rigoni  

Alberto Rigoni is an Italian bass player and composer who rapidly gained audience in the international music scene thanks to his modern and fresh sound, far away from any well known music cliché. His solo albums (Something Different, Rebirth, Three Wise Monkeys and Overloaded, worldwide released between 2008 and 2014), between progressive rock metal and fusion, also feature legendary musicians such as Kevin Moore (ex Dream Theater), Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree, King Crimson), Göran Edman (ex Yngwie Malmsteen), Michael Manring and many others.
Alberto has been featured on the cover of magazines such as Bass Magazine Japan, Bass Musician Magazine and Bajos Y Bajistas. Moreover, On March 2015 the prestigious Bass Guitar Magazine (UK) released Alberto’s CD anthology called “Into THE BASS”.
Alberto has also recorded for several international artists such as Italian pop singer Alexia and is now playing bass for Canadian rock singer and songwriter Kim Bingham (Nelly Furtado), The Italians and the Crystal Music Project, sharing stages with artists such as Alan Parsons, Jørn Lande, Paul Gilbert and others.
Rigoni is now working on his fifth solo album BASSORAMA (to be released in 2016).

     

 

 

 

 

Alberto Rigoni BASSORAMA

Alberto Rigoni's BASSORAMA album fundraising campaign has ended successfully and the album will be released on April 10 2016 (preorders from January 10 on bandcamp). Meanwhile you can watch BASS GUY video and listen to a preview of the album here

 

 

 

“Into the BASS” is selection of songs from Italian bass player and composer Alberto Rigoni’s four studio albums (“Something Different”, “Rebirth”, “Three Wise Monkeys” and “Overloaded”).

With a range of influences from Dream Theater, Rush, YES to artists such as Michael Manring & Stu Hamm, Into THE BASS is an eclectic mix of instrumental tracks that shows the potential of the bass as more than a rhythm instrument. An aural journey of melody and groove that showcases a wide variety of genres covering progressive, rock, ambient and experimental, while maintaining the artist’s distinctive style.

The texture of the album is enriched by the participation of top class musicians such as Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree), Michael Manring, John Macaluso (ex Yngwie Malmsteen, ARK), among others.

“An album full of bass excellence” - Joel McIver (author and music critic)

"Alberto is a passionate artist and his music is rich and evocative." - Michael Manring (solo artist)

GET "INTO THE BASS" NOW (Limited edition CD & digital)!

 

 

 

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