Sardinian electro-acoustic stringed multi-instrumentalist songwriter, composer and performer nominated at the 12th Independent Music Awards. Roberto performs on a variety of instruments including Acoustic and electric Guitars, Weissenborn, baritone 8 strings guitars, dobro, banjo and bouzouky.
In September 2012 he released his first solo record “Raighes Vol 1” (“Roots” in the Sardinian language) rated asone of the best instrumental album of the year for the music magazines/webzines: Mescalina.it (IT), Buscadero (IT), Akustik Gitarren (DE), Guitar Club (IT), The Real Roots Café (NL) , R2 (UK) and others.
He toured “Raighes Vol. 1 Solo Tour” Internationally (USA, Scotland, Luxembourg, UK, Galles, and Italy) and played also at the world famous Whisky a go go of Los Angeles and at The Troubadour in London.
His show it's a mix of Mediterranean music with a Rock and Roll sensibility that astonishes audiences.
Sounds, rhythmics percussion and harmonies all in one guitar, without loops or effects. You can't miss it! (Akustik Gitarren - DE)
You can find some stuff about Roberto watching these links below:
Roberto Diana - Coffee Break (Videoclip) Roberto Diana - Coffee Break (Videoclip)
Roberto Diana - S'Astore live @ Kiloran Bay, Colonsay (Scotland) Roberto Diana - S'Astore live @ Kiloran Bay, Colonsay (Scotland)
Roberto Diana - Deus ti Salvet Maria (Weissenborn Instrumental) Roberto Diana - Deus ti Salvet Maria (Weissenborn Instrumental)
Raighes Vol 1: https://soundcloud.com/robertodiana/sets/raighes-vol-1-full-album
Deus ti Salvet Maria: https://soundcloud.com/robertodiana/deus-ti-salvet-maria-sardinian
Official FB Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Roberto-Diana/47971802081?ref=hl
Official Website: www.robertodiana.com
"One of the best Italian Guitar Player" (Gianni Zuretti – Mescalina.it)
"This is really rather lovely." It is. (R2 Rock and Reel Magazine UK)
It's truly amazing to hear Roberto's ability to fill the hall with the sound of a full orchestra while maintaining the intimacy of one man giving his all to a very receiving audience” (C McM Colonsay Scotland)
"this guy shouldn't play guitar so well for his tender years - but he does!" (Chris Cacavas - Green on Red)