Vintage Guitar Magazine!


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Vintage Guitar Magazine has been, for decades, one of Ana’s favourite publications in matter guitars and music,  with its long established and constant quality. The honour and thrill is therefore substantial to find in its pages (no. 81, October 2023) a really snappy little review of her album “Spice, Gold and Tales Untold”! Not only […]

October 20, 2023

Review in HiFi & Musik


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“She is equally good at it all: guitar playing, singing, composing. Which is actually not that usual, for example that a skilled, yes, virtuosic guitarist would write such good, direct and accessible pieces.” Bengt Eriksson for HiFi & Musik, Oct. 2023, on Ana Patan’s album “Spice, Gold and Tales Untold”

October 20, 2023

Jazz-Fun Review


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…A shiver runs down your spine when listening to this CD. The sparse arrangement and the unpretentious singing of Ana Patan, the simplicity and authenticity of the artistic expression contribute to the unique atmosphere of this recording.” Jazzfun, Sep. 2023

September 5, 2023

“A treat for inquisitive minds”


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British journalist Steve Lazenby finds in Ana Patan’s album “Spice, Gold and Tales Untold” so much more than the obvious, which makes this review particularly commendable! He writes with the knowledge and sympathy of an insider, of a participant in the music, an attitude which allows him to understand a lot of the discrete meanings, […]

September 3, 2023

Shops around the world where you can buy the CD “Spice, Gold and Tales Untold”


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Here is a (still improvable) list of record shops where you may find it, depending on where you live: Austria https://www.weltbild.at/artikel/musik/spice-gold-and-tales-untold_41458429-1 Australia https://kishkash.com.au/products/ana-patan-spice-gold-and-tales-untold-new-cd-1?variant=42343952613558 Belgium https://bilborecords.be/patan-ana-spice-gold-and-tales-untold Czech https://www.cd-hudba.cz/cd-rock/patan–ana-spice–gold-and-tales-untold–1-cd-/ Czech https://www.musikhug.ch/de/vinyl_cd_geschenke/cd/rock-und-pop/spice-gold-and-tales-untold-patan-ana-bardo-cd–2676371.html Denmark https://imusic.dk/music/0647882500121/ana-patan-2023-spice-gold-tales-untold-cd France https://www.fnac.com/a18242455/Ana-Patan-Spice-Gold-et-Tales-Untold-CD-album Germany https://www.mediamarkt.de/de/product/_ana-patan-spicegold-and-tales-untold-cd-2884210.html Germany https://wom.de/poprock/detail/-/art/ana-patan-spice-gold-tales-untold/hnum/11462359 Germany https://www.saturn.de/de/product/_ana-patan-spicegold-and-tales-untold-cd-2884210.html Germany https://www.jpc.de/jpcng/poprock/detail/-/art/ana-patan-spice-gold-tales-untold/hnum/11462359 Hungary https://lemezkucko.hu/patan-ana-spice-gold-and-tales-untold-2653829 Italy https://www.lafeltrinelli.it/spice-gold-tales-untold-cd-ana-patan/e/0647882500121 Italy https://www.mondadoristore.it/Spice-gold-and-tales-untold-Ana-Patan/eai064788250012/ Italy https://www.ibs.it/spice-gold-tales-untold-cd-ana-patan/e/0647882500121 Japan https://honto.jp/netstore/pd-cd_93885303.html Japan https://tower.jp/item/5708805/Spice,-Gold-and-Tales-Untold Netherlands https://www.bol.com/nl/nl/p/spice-gold-and-tales-untold/9300000148868299/ […]

September 1, 2023

The CD Is Out In Shops!


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For fans of physical products, the album “Spice, Gold and Tales Untold” is now available on CD in shops around the world starting today, the 1st of September 2023! Here’s a (still improvable) list of the record shops carrying the CD. It can also be ordered online on Bardorecords.com

September 1, 2023

Prog Rogue – Album Review


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An album review in PROG ROGUE May 20, 2023  ANA PATAN (ROMANIA) Spice, Gold and Tales Untold “Contrary to popular perception, I am not at all a narrow-minded, only symphonic/neo prog aficionado, as my vast music collection has all kinds of deviations in its ranks, from classical, jazz, new wave, alternative, rock, blues, pop, and […]

July 9, 2023

The Union of Composers and Musicologists…


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… from Romania, has recently (in its issue from September 2022) graced my musical efforts with a favourable album chronicle, by noteworthy author Doru Ionescu, in their official monthly magazine “Actualitatea muzicala” (The musical Actuality). “A German of Romanian origins with the most spectacular rise of all Romanian pop-rock musicians in the last years. Laudative cronicles, […]

July 7, 2023

On the Romanian National Television


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I have the honor of being included in a documentary/interview on Romanian musicians across the globe that is being aired on July 2 2022 at 22 Romanian time on national TV post TVR3. Hat Tip to Doru Ionescu and his professional team of young journalists, of which interviewer Iona Ivaș (13) was a beautiful surprise! […]

July 2, 2022

Story in Gitarre & Bass


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Featured in leatest issue (February 2022) of prestigious German magazine Gitarre & Bass, with an interview on three pages, conducted by the versed Heinz Rebellius! The essence of a two-hours-long discussion online – and probably the longest I’ve been talking about guitars ever. Not that I don’t like guitars – I am quite fascinated by […]

January 19, 2022