"Songs for Duke " by Bruno D'Ambra and Francesco Lo Castro is a stunning CD. The album captures the true spirit of Ellington with beautiful original melodies and superb interplay between these two fine musicians
Trudy Kerr Broadcaster BBC Radio Across the South
“Superb melodies and outstanding riffs abound from start to finish on this simply amazing album. Electric Affairs is an incredibly joyous affair that is enormously enjoyable, underpinned by solid grooves. The world of electric guitar has just seen the birth of a new hero and phenomenon in Lo Castro with Electric Affairs........This is the most phenomenal and interesting electric guitar album in a very long time.........A firm favourite here already, Francesco Lo Castro's Electric Affairs is a must have for anybody who loves not just great guitar music, but good music, period. For the electric guitar aficionado, this is sheer heaven. ”
Rich Rainlore World of Music
““For a duo, Bruno and Francesco produce a big warm sound on this delightful set of original
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"Just been listening to your band (Improfives). You've developed into a really great jazz guitar player: a mature balance of technical flair and musicality"
Shaun Baxter (Carl Palmer, Guitar Techniques Magazine)
"........huge thank you goes to Francesco Lo Castro, awesome guitarist and producer whose music knowledge and talent are second to none."
Steven Bryan (on Skope Magazine )