Conti Takes MP3.com By Storm!

http://www.mi2n.com/press.php3?press_nb=16127 Robert Conti Takes Mp3.Com By Storm ! Email: [email protected] Website: http://robertconti.toptempo.com Music: http://artists.mp3s.com/artist_song/1057/1057208.html Jazz Guitarist Robert Conti has reached the #1 Position Overall on the MP3.com website in only 1 Month after VisionMusic.com (the top Jazz Instruction Guitar Website on the Internet) and David Blumberg (the #1 Ranked Artist Roster Promoter on MP3.com for 8 Months) started him on the site. “It was a combination of being featured on MP3.com, David’s www.toptempo.com affiliate site front page, visionmusic.com, and a lot of really hard work that did it” Conti said. His song “Death by Chops, Dis’ll Do It!”, The Guitarist’s …

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Pick Of The Month – Comin’ On Strong!

Robert Conti Quartet: Comin’ On Strong! Hold on to your hat!  This is an outstanding guitar player.  “Robert’s fingers are faster than the speed of light, yet they never stray from his tremendous melodic touch.” -Duncan Blaine MUSIC/NH  A truly brilliant performance.

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Robert Conti Quartet
Comin’ On Strong
Time Is TI 9802
Dec, 1990

Robert Conti, g; Pete Jolly, p; Andy Simpkins,
b; Carl Burnett, d; Charlie Clark, vcl on “Westbound”

Despite the growth of mass communications, most jazz critics rarely take any musicians seriously who do not play regularly In New York, particularly those writers who just happen to live in New York! Guitarist Robert Conti owes his anonymity to his having resided in Jacksonville, Florida during 1968-89. His recent move to Southern California is a step in the right direction, although this area is already overloaded with continually underrated players, neglected by lazy East Coast critics.

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Comin’ On Strong CD Review

ROBERT CONTI
Comin ‘On Srrong!
(Time Is Records)

Nov, 1990

Guitarist Robert Conti is not an overnight success, but this debut shows great promise. Honing his skills in Florida and California, Conti has not adapted to the laid-back styles associated with those states. He’s a pretty aggressive player with his own style and this CD should get him such well deserved attention.

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