The degree of freedom of a man is measured by the intensity of his dreams (Merini Alda).
This sentence of the famous late poet Merini works beautifully to introduce Louis Antinucci, or rather Antinucci:.
After years of hard work, to get professional quality in music when it's at its most
beautiful and intense, the peak of his career, can only be "explained" with his intense dream. So dreams Antinucci and so Crusoe dreams too, isolated though in the midst of the world,
never satisfied in dreaming of his real life, in the midst of virtual lives.
Antinucci as a songwriter is, following the Italian tradition, more real, with the characteristics of the most melodic
significant songwriting Italian. The words become history and rhythmic, musical, vocabulary and
colorful play from time to time, marrying the melody beautifully. As
in the best tradition of songwriting, and not only Italian, each song has its own identity, its
size, his personality, it's really a different story every time, but always with the
distinguished array of Antinucci's compositional skills.
The importance of artistic production by Beppe Crovella becomes crucial in constructing "the
adventure stories "of the disc, the fiery solos of Hammond, the delicate piano flights, from Wurlitzer riffs to the nocturnal feel of Rhodes, the unpredictability of Mellotron sparkles to
And what about the deluxe session musicians that appear on the CD, to increase the high degree of
professionalism of the work, by Guido Guglielmetti, producer and here also bass player, as in the band
Francesco de Gregori, as it was with the Baptists, etc. Fossati. Then Marco Roagna of
arti & mestieri, Louis Atzori (Battisti), Rinaldo Donati (Deodato), Giordy, Toti Canzoneri.
"Io ROBINSON ..." is an album that has all the credentials to enter music history made by great
Italian authors and also the intensity to give to Antinucci a renewed artistic career in the world, he
that "just like Robinson" has kept on dreaming and creating.