Galati – Fragility (CD Album – Databloem)

Genre/Influences: Dark-ambient, soundscape, cinematographic.  Background/Info: Italian artist Roberto Galati has already been active for a…

Genre/Influences: Dark-ambient, soundscape, cinematographic. 

Background/Info: Italian artist Roberto Galati has already been active for a couple of years now. He released a few number of albums, “Fragility”, being his newest exposure and the second work released by Databloem. 

Content: I honestly never heard of Galati before and discovered a sound, which is moving in between pure cinematographic music and dark-ambient. The sphere has something prosper and relaxing, but also featuring hostile passages accentuating a mysterious touch, which is progressively emerging at the surface. The work seems to be inspired by a voyage of Roberto Galati in Afghanistan, which you can discover in the pictures of the digipak.  

+ + + : “Fragility” is an appropriated title for a kind of inner reflection. Galati creates an ambient music universe filled with serenity, but also mixed with a mysterious, anguishing side. The progression of the songs –especially “Few Days In Sarhad-e-Broghil” is absolutely impressive. The writing is filled with little details and effects. Icy sound treatments together with hypnotic guitar effects are leading the listener into a contemplative state. I also have to say a word about the artistic digipak format of this album. 

– – – : The tracks are somewhat similar; there’s not a lot of diversity, but that’s rather characteristic for this kind of music. 

Conclusion: This is a fascinating work, which moves in between relaxing- and chilling passages. 

Best songs: “Few Days In Sarhad-e-Broghil”, “Irshad Uween”, “Kohe Hevad”. 

Rate: (7½). 

Artist: www.galatimusic.com

www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100009453060622  

Label:www.databloem.com / www.facebook.com/databloem 



Since you’re here …

… we have a small favour to ask. More people are reading Side-Line Magazine than ever but advertising revenues across the media are falling fast. And unlike many news organisations, we haven’t put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as open as we can. So you can see why we need to ask for your help.

Side-Line’s independent journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. But we do it because we want to push the artists we like and who are equally fighting to survive.

If everyone who reads our reporting, who likes it, helps fund it, our future would be much more secure. For as little as 5 US$, you can support Side-Line Magazine – and it only takes a minute. Thank you.

The donations are safely powered by Paypal.

Select a Donation Option (USD)

Enter Donation Amount (USD)

Alternatively you can also donate using Cryptocurrency if you want to donate just once.

  • Bitcoin
  • Ethereum
  • Tether
Scan to Donate Bitcoin to 3J5Y7wgsZYFciSdagE14vaxyDQXx7Cn97b

Donate Bitcoin to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Bitcoin

Scan to Donate Ethereum to 0x65278F4b39184BC97FAf225209C786C4A0B451ed

Donate Ethereum to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Ethereum

Scan to Donate Tether to 0x5e2aCAa3B527b9adc11Dc2c6759D2938a6fBf17D

Donate Tether to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Tether