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Romain Rioboo
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Geographical location: Mons, Hainaut, Belgium
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5 August 1969
Enjoy these Styles and musical qualities:
Canterbury, Difficult, Kosmiche or Kraut Rock, Keltia, Modern Classical, RIO, Symphonic, Space, Psychedelic, Zeuhl
Other styles/genres/qualities of music that I like not listed above:
Minimalism / repetitive / process music; classical music
Favorite or well-respected bands/artists
Soft Machine; Beatles; Genesis; King Crimson; Caravan; R.Wyatt; J.Coltrane; W.A.Mozart; Beethoven; T.Riley; P.Glass; S.Reich; Amon Duul 2; Devil Doll; Pink Floyd; Allman Brothers; J.Mayall; Egg; Hatfield and the North; Magma; Picchio dal Pozzo; Renaissance; Muffins; Gryphon; Gwendal; Gong; Banco; PFM; Le Orme; Rolling Stones; Led Zeppelin; Who; Can; VDGG; National Health; H.Hopper; F.Zappa; Univers Zero; Anglagard; Schuman; Bach; Stravinsky; Satie; M.Davis; E.Dolphy; T.Monk; C.Mingus; Santana;.........
Dislike these Styles and musical qualities:
Ambient, Beat, Heavy Metal, Improvisational, Noise/Industrial/Urban
Musical styles or qualities that I do not like:
Rap; Dance; Techno; neo- prog. 4/4 rhythmed beat prog (when it's always). "Metallic" sounds for keyboards. Speaking in a track (M.Oldfield anouncing the instruments in "tubular bells"!!!)
Other musical activities:
Writing a book on bands influenced by the Canterbury sound. Animating a radio program on progressive rock in local university radio.
Hobbies / obsessions:
Except science, music, cinema, and all pleasures of life ? I dunno
Other comments:
Open to Art, philosophy and curious about everything (I'm an optimistic and enthusiastic scientist!).