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Farewell Tour – Vaya Con Dios

Sal La Rocca | On tour with Vaya Con Dios               Vaya Con Dios is a musical group from Brussels, Belgium founded in 1986 by lead singer Dani Klein, contrabassist Dirk Schoufs, and Willy Lambregt. Their name is Spanish for “Go with God”. Dani Klein, the lead singer, and

Jazzmag | Jazzman (french)

Nouveaute. Tout a mal commencé en appuyant sur le bouton play avec un premier morceau très carré loin de nous enchanter. Heureuse- ment, les huit pièces qui suivent nous ont vite fait oublier cette entrée en matière mal choi- sie à notre goût et Sal La Rocca montre vite que ses talents de musicien ne

Brian Soundy’s CD of the Month for December 2012

    Sal La Rocca….. It Could Be The End Sal La Rocca…Bass Pascal Mohy…Piano Jacques Schwarz-Bart…Sax Lorenz Di Maio…Guitar Hans Von Oosterhout…Drums Sal La Rocca is one of Belgium’s most well respected and sort after bassist. He says he owes his style to Paul Chambers and Ray Brown; not a bad thing, but listening

Evening STANDARD – Review

Sal La Rocca – It Could Be the End (Igloo)**** Northern Europe boasts many excellent players, so it’s no surprise
to find a quintet this good from the buttoned-up city of Brussels.
It’s led by a resonant double bassist, a gifted composer who has
a distinctive and hypermodern touch. Two Belgians, guitarist Lorenzo di Maio and pianist Pascal