Alice Tambourine Lover
Alice Albertazzi and Gianfranco Romanelli begin their collaboration by playing together in ALIX, an Italian psych band that released five albums, including Good One, recorded by Steve Albini in 2009.
Alice Tambourine Lover was born as a side project of ALIX in 2011 and in three years the band releases three records for the label Go Down Records: Naked Songs (2012), Star Rovers (2013) and Like A Rose (2015). The latter contains two unreleased tracks by Dandy Brown (Hermano, Orquesta Del Desierto) and John Garcia (Kyuss, Unida, Hermano). The cover of Like A Rose is signed by Californian photographer Ed Ross.
Film directors Iris Elezi & Thomas Logoreci choose two of their songs "Hungry Thieves" (Alice Tambourine Lover) and "The Sweet-Smelling Roads" (Alix) for the soundtrack of the film "Bota Cafè".
Their last album Down Below is released in March 2019. Between soft atmospheres in the style of Mazzy Star / Cowboy Junkies and gritty flashes like Mark Lanegan, the Bolognese duo creates its own very personal style, that ranges between folk, blues and psychedelia.
Alice Albertazzi | vocals, guitars, foot tambourine, percussions
Gianfranco Romanelli | dobro, resonator, electric guitars, harmonica
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