Legend & Legacy
a world rock artist
article by Tang Mu, Bangkok TH
Who is ALEX, the modern day satyr from Greek legend who dances and frolics chasing nymphs all day living in a tropical jungle version of the playboy mansion?
ego emerges as Alex the Alley Cat, his evil twin in a
imaginative fantasy adventure love saga film.
From the inner circles of distant islands encompassing several continents - songster Shadawmon, renowned for mellow bluesy guitar & seasoned raspy vocals is the elusive drifter balladeer embraced by audiences as an emerging bounty of the timeless. A legacy nurtured by simmering mood weaving east west melodic serenity and earthy poetic prophesy, Shadawmon emanates celestial inspirations through fiery to mellow groove songs of love and life inspired under moonlit starry nights in a land beyond".
Emboldened by nature's abundance
in the Universe, shadawmon still equates success by acknowledging the
everyday magic & mystery we're often too busy to recognize.
With a profound affinity for the esoteric and Tarot cards where creativity
is conveyed through both supersensible and natural realms
of energy and insight, he's a Chinese Rat with the astrological sign
Sagittarius ruled by the planet Jupiter which rules the Pukhraj
or yellow sapphire and represents truth, sincerity, and consistency.
Artist shadawmon is a lifelong aficionado of rock, jazz & country blending strains of these elements in well crafted songs creating artistry best described as Sui Generis - an original fusion of elements, experiences, and musical textures . . . new world rock. He's maintained that individuality as a new world rock artists for years - even on Google search shadawmon is still postioned today at #1& 2 in over 500 million web sites.
A bluesy guitarist & gospel influenced keyboardist, his writing & arranging skills capture the essence of the moment's passion creating his own unique twist on eclectic island skank & Jahwaiian reggae with a solid foundation in gospel R&B, and ethereal funk rock guitar, delivered live with a select few musicians he chooses to call dao boyz.
shadawmon ventured to southeast
Asia over ten years ago on holiday to explore east-west world ethnic
music culture and Indo-Asian instruments, rhythms, and textures
which landed him at a new unique home base traveling between Thailand
He is by no means a newcomer on the world music scene being a veteran singer-songwriter, electric/acoustic guitarist,and multi- keyboardist and having played in just about every scenario one could imagine . . . Now with the addition of eastern influences from his Asian experience - it's time to reflect the pinnacle of his musical experience arriving at the summit of artistic and creative expression through the latest material and performances as an aging musician playing two roles in the Alex (the Alley Cat), an avant-garde art "rock fantasy adventure" indie movie.