The Ikan Method is a project by Luca Grosso, former drummer of Projecto, Marcello Chiaraluce, Narrow Pass, The Rome Pro (g) ject and with live collaborations with big names in international rock.
Blue Sun is the debut album of the prog-band The Ikan Method, and it is a progressive rock album inspired by the big groups of the new-prog 80s and 90s and in particular Marillion and IQ. Ten pieces full of melodies, with intertwining of guitars and keyboards supported by a solid rhythmic base, for half sung and for another half composed of instrumental pieces where the instruments are singing. All the pieces have a melancholy streak and tell, through music and words, of feelings and life experiences, both internal and social, that photograph a dark period of our society, the current one…The track Golden Cage,
The album is titled Blue Sun, and is played by Luca Grosso (drums, keyboard) Marcello Chiaraluce (guitar) Davide Garbarino (vocals) Fabio Zunino (bass) and with guests on the record PJ Abba (keyboard) and Giacomo Grosso (flute) .The whole mixed and mastered by Claudio Cattero in the Manifatture Musicali studio of San Didero (TO), and edited graphically by Daniele Cavallero (Za! Factory).The group for the next live shows has been enriched with Andrea Protopapa (keyboard) and Giovanni Giordano (guitar).