MAY 16TH

Let’s go on with voices today. I start with a powerful rock-blues song (in the morning!), Pete Brown delivers a soulful and deep performance, and at 3PM we’re done with all the vocal tracks. It means that I can focus on GUITAR SOLOS!!! So, Marshall volume at 12, Les Paul, Stratocaster and go! It’s cool…

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MAY 15TH

Wow, what a long day… We start the vocal sessions, and believe me – when you try to erase the wrong accents you’ve used for years, it’s not an easy work. I must thank Pete Brown and Rob Cass for they work and patience in following every single word I’ve sung. It’s not something you…

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MAY 14TH

A sunny sunday morning. We’re completely alone at the Studios. Just us. It’s incredible. If they told me, when I was 15, “one day, in another millennium, you’ll have the whole Abbey Road Studios for you and your band”, it would have sounded like science fiction. Well, here we are… it’s a great sensation. Really…

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MAY 13TH

It’s a very strong feeling, and you don’t really realize immediately that you are going to record your music here. In the Temple, in the Vatican of rock’n’roll, in the Fort Knox of pop music, where everything started. I’m here again, after two years, with a new project, with my old friends Roby Maffioli, Moreno…

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MAY 14TH

It’s a very strong feeling, and you don’t really realize immediately that you are going to record your music here. In the Temple, in the Vatican of rock’n’roll, in the Fort Knox of pop music, where everything started. I’m here again, after two years, with a new project, with my old friends Roby Maffioli, Moreno…

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INTERVISTA PER IL POPOLO DEL BLUES

ERGO SUM! Un’intervista su “Il Popolo Del Blues”, un web magazine a cui sono molto affezionato. La mia prima “avventura discografica” fu con la label omonima nel lontano… 1995… Leggi l’intervista completa qui…

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MADE IN THE SIXTIES

Written alongside legendary songwriter, Pete Brown, the record, which is also being released on vinyl, is the Italian bluesman’s personal tribute to the sixties. In ten tracks, one for each year of the decade, Mike Sponza and Pete Brown recount the brightest and darkest moments of the historic period from the Cold War to the Cuban…

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