"Zen" Released. A Melodic Odyssey of the Soul

"Zen" Released. A Melodic Odyssey of the Soul

In the boundless realm of music, there exists a rare gem that not only tantalizes the senses but also touches the deepest recesses of the human heart. Enter Valerio Casertano's latest creation, "Zen," a soul-stirring anthem that transcends mere notes and rhythms to become a visceral experience. As the second jewel in the crown of Creative Forge Studio's EP, Melody Chronicles Vol. 1, "Zen" beckons listeners to embark on an intimate journey of self-discovery, guided by its lush melodies and poignant lyricism.

From the very first notes of "Zen," one is enveloped in a tapestry of emotion woven from the threads of longing, introspection, and raw vulnerability. Casertano's velvety vocals serve as a beacon in the night, navigating the listener through the labyrinth of the human psyche. The lyrics, like brushstrokes on a canvas, paint a vivid portrait of the human experience, capturing the bittersweet essence of life's trials and triumphs ("Notte amara come l’EN").

A Musical Masterpiece in Motion:

Behind the scenes, a cadre of musical virtuosos from Creative Forge Studio breathe life into "Zen," infusing each chord and beat with unwavering passion and expertise. Leonardo Medina's soulful basslines, Gilberto Bruzual's thunderous drums, and Miguel Carvajal's soaring guitar melodies form the backbone of the song's sonic landscape. Johnny Serra's deft touch as both mixing and mastering engineer ensures that every note resonates with crystalline clarity, transporting listeners to a realm where music and emotion intertwine seamlessly.

As "Zen" unfolds its melodic embrace, it invites listeners to surrender to the ebb and flow of the human experience. In the quietude of the night, amidst the flickering glow of a television set ("tu resta qui, tieni accesa la TV"), we confront our deepest fears and aspirations. Through the highs and lows, the moments of solace and turmoil, "Zen" emerges as a poignant reminder of our shared humanity and the resilience of the human spirit.

Dear reader, as you immerse yourself in the ethereal soundscape of "Zen," I urge you to heed its call to introspection and embrace the journey within. Let the music wash over you like a gentle tide, carrying you to the depths of your soul and beyond. For in the hallowed halls of melody and lyricism, we discover not only the beauty of the human experience but also the transformative power of art.

In the grand tapestry of existence, few works of art resonate as deeply as "Zen" by Valerio Casertano. With its heartfelt lyrics, evocative melodies, and masterful production, the song transcends the boundaries of genre and time, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of all who encounter it. So, dear reader, I invite you to lose yourself in the transcendent beauty of "Zen" and embark on a melodic odyssey of the soul.

ISRC: USLZJ2490393
UPC: 198342213162
Catalog: CAT1014259
BMI: 66151941

Valerio Casertano
Miguel Carvajal
Johnny Serra
Jesus Alberto Pinedo
Gilberto Bruzual
Leonardo Medina


Arranger:  Miguel Carvajal & Johnny Serra
Background Vocals: Mariel Linares
Bass Guitar: Leonardo Medina
Drums: Gilberto Bruzual
Guitar: Miguel Carvajal
Keyboards: Johnny Serra & Leonardo Medina
Lead Vocals: Valerio Casertano
Mastering Engineer: Johnny Serra
Mixing Engineer: Johnny Serra
Mixed at: The Sound Enclave
Producer: Creative Forge Studio

Let us celebrate the transformative power of music and honor the creative brilliance of Valerio Casertano and the talented collaborators at Creative Forge Studio. As we bid farewell, may the echoes of "Zen" linger in our hearts, reminding us of the boundless possibilities that await when we dare to listen with open hearts and minds.

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