Cultural ambassadors for La République de Libertalia et micro-États de laissez-faire dans le monde entier, Libertalia creates and performs modern American dance music with elements of Jazz, Rock, Reggae and World Beat.
All performances (instrumental and vocal) are recorded live to hard drive using modern multi-track technology. No pitch correcting devices (hardware or software), quantizers, sequencers, samplers or drum machines are employed.
Joni Margaux (lead and harmony vocals)
Randell Young (lead and harmony vocals, guitars, bass, keyboards)
Antonio Balassoni (drums and percussion)
Melvin Williams, Willis Nance, Bill Stewart (trumpets)
Francis Webster, Cornelius Hodges, Randolph Hawkins (saxes)
and Special Guest Cydney Davis (harmony vocals on Florentine)
All Selections Written, Arranged and Produced by Randell Young
Associate Producer and Confidante: Joni Margaux
Recorded, Engineered, Mixed and Mastered
by Bill Davidow at Virlouise, Anaheim, California
Here is what the music press says about Libertalia…
Here we archive two articles by Randell Young previously published by several Jazz and Rock music magazines…
And here is an example of Randell’s solo theory in practical application over a tune with which most everyone is already familiar…
From Libertalia’s SoundCloud platform, you may download, play and share – free of charge – all or any part of Radio Libertalia for your own personal enjoyment or that of your friends, coworkers or customers in your home, car, boat, airplane, office, store, hotel, restaurant, nightclub or other place of business.
You may also broadcast Radio Libertalia in any public place even one with a commercial purpose such as a shop, restaurant, bar, convention, fair or other public event – free of charge – no license required.
All other rights reserved. Enjoy!