RE: Who's Aldo Nova?
Posted by: Robert ()
Date: October 18, 2000 12:07AM

Hey,

I am a huge fan of Aldo's work. It would be a shame not to mention that Aldo's keyboard work can be heard on Bon Jovi's "Runaway" from their debut. Jon and Aldo became good friends and I'd say Blood On The Bricks is one of the best melodic rock records in my collection. Songs like Bright Lights and Modern World really show off Aldo's amazing guitar work. He has been largely underrated as a musician. Speaking of underrated, his Nova's Dream from 1996 is one of the best instrumental works I've ever heard. He pays tribute to the great guitarists on this album (such as Carlos Santana, David Gilmore, and Jimi Hendrix). It's a phenomenal collection that showcases all of Aldo's talents.

From what I understand now, he is writing and producing for fellow Canadians, like Celine Dion. He has won numerous Grammy's and Juno Awards for his efforts.

Just a trivia fact: Aldo wrote, produced, and played nearly ever instrument on his debut album. This is mainly due to the fact that most people found him difficult to work with. He is also noted as being the man that began the leopard print pants fad in the early 80's.

Hope he returns to the scene soon,
Robert

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Who's Aldo Nova? 159 Susumu 10/17/2000 12:47PM
RE: Who's Aldo Nova? 155 Don 10/17/2000 04:07PM
RE: One more thing... 119 Don 10/17/2000 04:16PM
RE: One more thing... 105 Susumu 10/17/2000 04:33PM
Miilion Thanks. 102 Susumu 10/17/2000 04:36PM
RE: Who's Aldo Nova? 101Steve, Denmark10/17/2000 10:10PM
RE: Who's Aldo Nova?93Robert10/18/2000 12:07AM
RE: Who's Aldo Nova? 110Steve, Denmark10/18/2000 12:13AM
Another foot note about Aldo Nova 100Captain Chaos10/18/2000 01:27AM
RE: Another foot note about Aldo Nova 99 Tinger 10/18/2000 05:14AM
RE: Another foot note about Aldo Nova 122Captain Chaos10/18/2000 05:26AM
RE: Another foot note about Aldo Nova 111 Tinger 10/18/2000 05:39AM
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