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The X / Bio

The X as Luca Ascari from Italy In the half 90 began a project with a new formation (Segura Coisa) with the aim of recreating the original spirit of tribal rhythms, from African sounds and fusing them with those of the northeast Brazilian (Forro 'etc ...). With this project he recognize with many live show with a band of 6 elements where percussion were primary and the Brazilian vocalist Maruka Rodriguez recognized at home. At the beginning of the year 2000 he dedicated to solo projects on the search for new sounds and contemporary electronic rhythms (Jungle, Drum'bass, Electro etc. ..) in a Electropop project called Khallàs with the Album "Pop affinity and divergences" Italian sung with Slovenian vocalist Natasha Pribac.Sound with ethnic references and collabaration by musicians and vocalists of north Africa. In parallel give birth to "Double Six Project" project with the old partner Andrea Soru of Segura Coisa , a electronic Journey with world ethnic sounds references with assets of 2 albums generally chill ambient.During the 2000 years other interesting world collaborations like The U.S.A. vocalist Diana Gen from Tucson Arizona,from Uk the vocalist Kherry Lucia Hernandez,and from NYC the artist vocalist Kyle Monroe. These collaborations and many other gave birth to the album " Entertainment" a mixture of many differents track and music genres based on the all collaborations by The X. In first 2012 months"Transmutation" one more sound escape trip, with professional Italian vocalist Stephanie Lapertosa. Sound approach to the fruit of a languid tones avantgarde , surreal and dreamy atmospheres with minimal environmental and technical . A psychedelic sound fashinating plot tended to express the necessity of introspection. Reached a level of maturity 'are able to fuse electronic beats, ethereal vocals and acoustic instruments and singing in a armonic cartilage. .Fundamental association with The X is the artist composer musician Andrew Manning from Bournemouth UK with wich is born the project "Luminescence" experimental album by 2 two shrewd jugglers of electronic and ambient sound .An exchange of views and interpretations of songs by The X and Ul2raViolet. Remixing tracks from each other, with a result of a magical mix with ethereal atmospheres, sound manipulation, deconstructions and reconstructions ,a cosmic music without borders, full of whistles sidereal, suffused with drones and slow, sprinkled with small dissonances environmental, a futuristic sound collage . In first months 2013 new work by The X " Unseasonable Pleasure" Result of collaboration with many professional arttists (vocalists and musicians) from different world places. Rachel Rae (UK) Samara Lustemberg (Belgium) Andrew Maning 's Ul2raViolet (UK) Sinta Margot Spector (South Africa) Noye + Crois (Japan) Stephanie Lapertosa (Italy) Vladimir Korin (Russia) Samantha Owens (U.S.A.) Koichiro Shigeno (Japan).Eccentric arrangements, avant-garde shades, experimental cosmic etheric vocalism,dissonant cold,inert, ghostly electronic, in a fusion of magic, irony and pathos. Music for brain,not for heart, but with some startled to heart.At this time The X has finished a new Lp (neoclassical/Dark/Noise Style with the german composer vocalist Petra Kutschera)...and new start in Industrial style demos with american Sound Enginer (from California) Jeremiah Whitman). Now i'm also working to finish new indie project album album with a ground-breaking research on the sound of the 80's such as ambient shoegaze drone in contemporary indie rock style..(with the collaboaration af Aura (Canadian vocalist recognized in home...).. The release of the album is expected to the end 2014.

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Luca Ascari
Artist Name
The X
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Alternative / Dark Ambient,Neoclassical,Industria/lnoise,Goth,El

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Carpi, IT