• Abdul Moimême - Livro das Grutas

    7 days ago - By Free Jazz

    By Paul Acquaro
    So, you know the old joke, "when is a guitar not a guitar?" No? Ok, that is likely because it doesn't exit, besides, the guitar is always a guitar, even when it is being played in utterly unexpected ways. Like, for example, the double guitars of Lisbon's Abdul Moimême, which are laid flat on tables and played with various tools, rather than by being strummed or plucked. Seen live , it is as visually compelling as well as interesting to hear - a choreography of cause and effect.
    Moimême's approach is one steeped in curiosity, eschewing a virtuosic or melodic approach, it is...
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