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6/12/15

The Friday OT: Paco De Lucia, Al Di Meola; Mediterranean Sundance

I'm going to try a bit of commentary on this, but in truth words are inadequate.



Nine minutes of musical bliss. First the song is laid out, which takes perhaps three or four minutes. Then Paco De Lucia and Al Di Meola move in a different direction and begin to deconstruct what's there, laying out the music to a point where they're down to grabbing at the melody from time to time just to keep it all together. You start to wonder why and where they're going with the idea when suddenly Blam!, they bring it all back together in the final three minutes of The. Most. Incredible. Guitar. Playing

The Friday OT tries to feature chunks of great music, but for me this is the best one ever. Enjoy.