Italian Bassist ‘Alberto Rigoni’ Releases ‘Bassman’ Video (feat. Absurdcus)


Alberto R Sep 2014Italian bassist and composer Alberto Rigoni (solo artist, Vivaldi Metal Project, Kim Bingham, The Italians) has just released a video for ‘Bassman’ (feat. Absurdcus). The song appears on his fifth solo album “Bassorama” which will be released on April 15th. through Edel Music and Come Back Media distribution. Full album special guests cast includes: Doug Wimbish, Divinity ROXX, Stu Hamm, Nik West, Steve Lawson, Anna Sentina, Lars Lehmann and Remco Hendrix. The ‘Bassman’ video can be seen below.

“Do you remember the Batman TV Series Theme Song from the ’60’s? Well. Italian bassists Alberto Rigoni and Absurdcus came up with this video parody. ‘Bassman’ : ) Enjoy it!” 

Alberto‘s 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 asKevin 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 magazine such as Bass Magazine Japan, Bass Musician Magazine(Japan), Bajos Y Bajistas (Spain) and Basista (Poland). 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 with 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.

Line-up: Alberto Rigoni  (all instruments), Divinity ROXX (Beyoncé, bass on #5), Nik West (Prince, bass on #10), Stu Hamm (Satriani, Gambale, bass on #3), Lars Lehmann (Vinnie Moore, UFO; bass on #6, ), Doug Wimbish (Living Colour, bass on #4), Anna Sentina (bass on #2), Steve Lawson (bass on #6), Remco Hendrix (bass on #7 & 9).

Alberto Rigoni’s latest solo album “Overloaded” has been released October 1st. 2014 via Any and All Records. Our review can be found here.

bassorama (2016)

01. Bass Guy
03. Mad Tex
04. Doctor Who
05. Free Your Mind
06. The Alien
07. Elements
08. Dressed To Kill
09. FutureFunk
10. Funk Me Fender
11. Wanna B

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Video below: ‘Bassman’

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