Zalo’s Blues is Gonzalo Bergara’s first electric album. Being today one of the most respected Gypsy-Jazz guitarists in the world, Gonzalo expands to an energetic, electric blues/rock guitar oriented album, with 11 original tunes and the legendary “You Don’t Have To Go” by Jimmy Reed.
The album features various styles from straight ahead Texas guitar shuffles, to swing tunes with a very strong guitar lines, a few vocal tunes. Very intense guitar sounds go all the way from an acoustic gospel tune to a Nashville, straight-ahead guitar picking one.
Together for 20 years, Gonzalo Bergara and his trio are based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, playing more than 100 shows around the world today, the trio is known as one of the most powerful and moving trios in their hometown.
“One of the most talented guitarists in the universe” – Little Charlie Baty
“A masterpiece” – Vintage Guitar
“One of my favorite guitar players” – Junior Watson