Robert Fripp will be touring Italy with the League of Crafty Guitarists – their first joint project since 1991. The confirmed dates and venues are:
20 June: Roma - Parco della Musica, Auditorium Santa Cecilia
23 June: Reggio Emilia - Mundus Festival, Piazza Prampolini
24 June: Udine - Udine Jazz
26 June: Firenze - Forte Belvedere
28 June: La Spezia - Pop Eye Festival, Piazza Mentana
29 June: Milano - Villa Arconati
Hernan Nunez, LCG director, emailed to tell me that “the plan is: RF Soundscapes 20min, then LCG 40 min, then more RF, then RF&LCG together for encores, could be LCG Circulating over Soundscapes (!!) or FOH Acoustic unplugged, or both...details open to the moment.”
The line-up for the tour will be Hernan Nunez (Argentina), Martin Schwutke (Germany), Mariana Scaravilli (Argentina), Daniel Arias (Spain), Fumihito Hatano (Japan), Shinkuro Matsuura (Japan), Ignacio Furones (Spain), Leonardo Requejo (Mexico), Luciano Pietrafesa (Argentina).
Check out the LCG website for information about the League and some free music samples.