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Aldo Nova

Aldo Nova
Born: Nov 13, 1956 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Biography: Canadian guitarist Aldo Nova (born Aldo Caporuscio in Montreal) was a relatively late bloomer musically, not learning how to play the instrument until he was 15. However, inspired by the playing of Jimi Hendrix and with a keen interest in jazz, Nova worked obsessively to master the instrument (along ...Read full biography
Aldo Nova [Bonus Track]
Released: 1982
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Aldo Nova's 1981 eponymous debut is a masterpiece from a style that didn't have too many masterpieces, period: early-'80s album-oriented rock. Nova's album has all the hallmarks of the time, particularly ...Read full review
Aldo Nova
Released: 1982
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Canadian rock singer/songwriter Aldo Nova doesn't get enough credit (some cynics would say blame) for helping invent the 1980s pop-metal genre, which focused equally on hard rocking anthems and soaring ...Read full review
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