Paul Brett's To Release New Album 'Taming The Beast'
Guitar Interactive's vintage guitar expert Paul Brett's new CD 'Taming the Beast' is set to be released through iTunes and Amazon on February 19th 2013.
It is available on download and On Demand (Amazon). There are twelve original songs and instrumentals composed, played and sung by Paul Brett, one of the world's leading twelve string guitarists. Guitars featured throughout are Paul new PB Vintage signature 12 string, his 1970's Aria 12 string signnature, Joe Veillette's Terz and Gryphon 12 strings and one track played on his new Vintage PB signature 6 string. This is the only track which features Paul's interpretation of Edga Allen Poe's Poem 'Evening Star' . Paul is joined on some tracks by upright bassist Greg Robley.
Track listing is :
Ballet of the Birds ( an orchestral style 12 string instrumental for which Paul is renown for)
What did you do today? ( A beautifully crafted song asking a simple question)
Psychadelic Pauline ( Born in the '80's but the 60's took her soul)
666 ( I dreamed i saw a beast appear with many thousand eyes)
Evening Star (Edgar Allen Poe)
Hutchie's Jig ( Instrumental played on Veillette's Unique sounding Gryphon 12 string)
The Blues ( The story of Origins)
Nothing really changes ( have we really learned anything or do we keep repeating out mistakes)
Flow ( Life from the cradle to grave)
Celtic Blue (Another 12 string Instrumental)
I Earth ( A plea from the planet )
Sun (What would we do without it!)
What the press say about Paul Brett:
"Brett is the best 12 string guitarist on the planet " Music Week
" If Eric Clapton's fingers are made of gold then Brett's are pure platinum " Concert News USA
" Brett sounds like a 12 string version of the Halle Orchestra in full flight " Fred Dellar - Mojo
" Virtuoso performer , untouchable and incomparable " Daily Express
" Very ambitious, very different and very good " Sunday Times
" Master of the solo 12 string guitar " Gloucester Chronicle
" Brett is very imaginative and a superb player " Melody Maker
" Paul is always the innovator , one of the very few " Cosmopolitan
" This guy sounds like four players " The Sun
Check out Paul's latest vintage guitar column in issue 15 of Guitar Interactive here.