It's all about the songs.
Most people believe that artists create songs.
But in my experience it is the other way around.
Songs are a special life form of its own kind
through a co-existance of stories embodied in
melodies. A musician on the search for songs
develops over the years his own ability to
see these songs that live with us everywhere
on this planet.
Al-Berto was for a long time travelling for
waves and rock around the world. On these remote
places he also met a special kind of songs
he had never seen before and decided to spend
some time with them and over time they became friends
The Fried Bikinis project never intended to become
a band or beeing played on the radio or in movies.
The truth is: the songs took control over this
project and used it as a vessel to travel around
They wanted to know more about the world they
only knew from rumours from strange melodies
that sometimes reached their paradise. And so
they started to read the book about the world
and decided to become the songs of Al-Berto
to travel the world.
As you see, songs create artists and that is
why Al-Berto keeps going back to those beautiful
places. To reconnect with the songs where he