Recorded live in studio on December 28, 2014, 'Livro de Areia' reveals a more electric side of Al-jiçç, combining Mediterranean melodies with rock crudeness, Middle Eastern and North African grooves and modal improvisations .
The title is a reference to Jorge Luis Borges’s tale.
released September 8, 2015
Nuno Damião: electric guitar
Gonçalo Lopes: clarinets
Ricardo A. Freitas: acoustic bass
Jorge Lopes Trigo: drums and percussion
Music by Nuno Damião.
Produced by Nuno Damião and Gonçalo Lopes
Recorded by Paula Soares, Estúdios Tcha Tcha Tcha Lisbon