Pandemic

  • Chris DeVito – “Lend a Helping Hand” – the music and the narrative will absorb you

    Some artists build a personal, intimate bond with their listeners through their music. Chris DeVito’s music oscillates between somber, blue and deeply pensive right to the other end of the spectrum, sounding like sheer existential passion committed to record. On her 2019 album, “Beyond the Great Big Sky”, we...
  • INTERVIEW with music composer Franco Esteve

    Franco Esteve was born in the Caribbean island of Puerto Rico, and had a multicultural upbringing throughout the United States and Europe. This multicultural upbringing led to his adoption of the concept of everywhere and nowhere for his views of life, origin, and culture. The same has applied to...
  • Franco Esteve – “Contagion” – unfolding layers of emoting sound and inherent meaning

    The EP “Contagion” by the Puerto Rican born and Spanish based composer, Franco Esteve, is described as a soundtrack to everything experienced throughout the Covid-19 pandemic –before, during, and beyond. It’s a musical story and journey written through the coronavirus quarantine and reflects Esteve’s feelings and state of mind...