Tag: Johannes Linstead

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Azul from Johannes Linstead Reflects the Colors of the Tropics

Azul - Johannes Linstead Azul, the latest release from World Fusion guitarist Johannes Linstead. It has also been in my music rotation for a month or two. I believe I like more and more every time I listen to it. And the New Age music world appears to agree. The album is now number two on the Zone Music Repoter’s Top 100 Radio AirPlay Chart. The  Creation of Azul When creating Azul Linstead wanted to create an album to, “whisk the listener away on a musical vacation to the sunny climes of the tropics.”  Azul an uptempo festive track starts the...

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Johannes Linstead – Midnight Rhumba

Johannes Linstead - Midnight Rhumba - Guitar and Kundalini - Yes! So last week  I instituted a new item into my daily routine, The Music and Reading Hour. The idea is to set aside an hour a day to listen to music from musicians that I don't know and read the books that I am currently reading. The first Music and Reading Hour featured five jazz artists, while the second featured four New Age artists. One of those artists was Johannes Linstead, I listened to a few tracks from Linstead's latest release Midnight Rhumba. About Johannes Johannes is a Canadian guitarist and...

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New Age: Johannes Linstead – Tales of a Gypsy

Johannes Linstead - Tales of a Gypsy A while back when I was listening to Jesse Cook and exploring flamenco guitarist, i listened to the music of Johannes Linstead. I have heard Johannes' music before and enjoyed it but for some reasons none of his albums appear in my library.  He is not one of the guitarist that I listen to regularly - mistake! As I listen again, to Tales of A Gypsy I think I  need to explore his discography more thoroughly!! While listening to his music, I feel  the atmospheres that he creates. Johannes was born and raised in...