Gio Perini a musician, guitarist, and producer. He writes music, from the lounge to soundtracks, house, electronica, and pop. Gio has a blog and writes about the role of guitar from e Blues/Jazz era to modern Pop music and Rock, R&B, Funky and Disco Artists of the 50s, 60s, and 70s. To learn more about Gio Perini visit his blog at gioperini.wordpress.com.
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1. When did you first start playing music- what was the first instrument you learned?
I started at 14 years old with Guitar.
2. How do you find inspiration as a musician, composer, and producer?
Listening to lots of music every day, since I was a child- Also from music of different genres.
3. Briefly, tell us about your blog gioperini.wordpress.com, and what you intend to achieve with it?
My blog talks about the role of guitar in modern music, and analyzes its history, starting from blues and jazz. Evolving to rock ‘n’ roll, Rhythm and Blues, funky, disco and hip-hop, on one side, and psychedelia, prog, rock, and heavy metal on another side. I would like if more people come and discuss what they like on the blog.
4. What are some projects you’re working on right now?
I create instrumental music for radio and TV commercials, and some beats for hip hop
5. What is your advice for aspiring young musicians based on your own experience?
Study is very important if they want to succeed!