Here’s another review of Hypnotist. I consider this to be a very favorable review. Nick also gave the album 4 Stars (out of 5). Thank you!
Intrepid guitarist Adam De Lucia seeks to create electronic accompaniment that sounds downright human—and he largely succeeds on Hypnotist.
Along the way, he’s watched in wonder as a student with both Israeli guitar alchemist Oz Noy and former Tal Farlow sideman Doug Clarke. But De Lucia’s aspirations have always gone beyond just mastering his own instrument. His aim is to change the way people think about MIDI backing sounds, to become so proficient at programming that it has the feel of a full band. Read More