Joe Satriani’s ‘Black Swans and Wormhole Wizards’ is his thirteenth studio album, released on October 5, 2010 by Epic.
Track Listing : 1.Premonition (Joe Satriani) – 03:52 . 2.Dream Song (Joe Satriani) – 04:48 . 3.Pyrrhic Victoria (Joe Satriani) – 05:08 . 4.Light Years Away (Joe Satriani) – 06:11 . 5.Solitude (Joe Satriani) – 00:57 . 6.Littleworth Lane (Joe Satriani) – 03:46 . 7.The Golden Room (Joe Satriani) – 05:19 . 8.Two Sides To Every Story (Joe Satriani) – 04:10 . 9.Wormhole Wizards (Joe Satriani) – 06:27 . 10.Wind In The Trees (Joe Satriani) – 07:42 . 11.God Is Crying (Joe Satriani) – 04:52
Musicians : Joe Satriani – Guitar, Keyboard, Bass . Mike Keneally – Keyboard . Jeff Campitelli – Drums, Percussion . Allen Whitman – Bass
Production : Produced By Joe Satriani, Mike Fraser . Mike Fraser – Engineer, Mixing . Mike Boden – Engineer, Digital Editing . Joe Satriani – Engineer . Dann Michael Thompson – Engineer . Judy Kirschner – Engineer . Eric Mosher – Digital Editing, Mixing . George Marino – Mastering
Package : Leann Mueller – Photography . Rex Ray – Package Design
Recorded 2010 At Skywalker Sound In Nicasio, California; Studio 21 In San Francisco, California.
Released On October 5, 2010 By Epic.
Dramatic musical choices are kept to a minimum, which may leave some listeners eager for something a bit more edgy or dangerous. Even so, Satriani continues to impress with his playing skills and that is probably what will be the biggest draw for his fans in the end. […]
The fact that I am currently playing the album while typing this and air-strumming along should give you some indication of how it has grown on me. Fans of Satriani’s other work should appreciate this one too. […]
For Black Swans and Wormhole Wizards Joe decided to use the same recording studio, Skywalker Sound which has an epic sized room to rehearse, write and record. The important part of this decision was that Joe has returned to a live recorded sounding album which has been absent for the past few albums – See more at: http://guitarnoize.com/review-joe-satriani-black-swans-and-wormhole-wizards/#sthash.NNdI9cdf.dpuf […]